Green jobs

  • by Jessica Finn Coven on May 20, 2013
    On May 13, the Washington State legislature started its 30 day special session, an addition to the 105 day “regular” session that ended last month. Unable to pass a budget during the regular session, the legislators are back after meeting with constituents in their home districts. Here's a look at some of the key budget issues that Climate Solutions is following. Read more
  • by Bobby Hayden on December 23, 2012
    How a family-owned composting business transforms the Northwest garbage industry, captures carbon, changes consumer behavior and creates jobs.   "Our program has really significantly impacted this community in developing a great carbon reduction story." - Steve Banchero, President, Cedar Grove Composting   Read more
  • by Elizabeth Willmott on October 29, 2012
    Climate and clean energy policies are a boon to Massachusetts economy. Read more
  • by Elizabeth Willmott on October 4, 2012
    The success stories of the Recovery Act's clean energy investment are visible across the country in numerous American cities. Recovery Act funding enabled a wide range of innovative projects in municipal and community-wide energy efficiency, clean energy, sustainable transportation, and other measures to cut energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. Read more
  • by Tom Osdoba on April 3, 2012
    Do current utility models have anything to offer us in solving our energy dilemma – transforming our system by driving radical efficiency improvements, smart infrastructure, and multiple kinds of distributed, renewable energy technologies? Read more