Green Jobs Pay Well and are Replacing Old Jobs That Have Been Lost, Study Finds

Green Jobs Pay Well and are Replacing Old Jobs That Have Been Lost, Study Finds

Yesterday, Clean Edge, Inc., a clean-tech research and publishing firm, released Clean Tech Job Trends 2009. The report provides an investigation of how clean-tech jobs in the U.S. and globally are changing the face of industry, where the hotbeds of growth exist, and whether current clean-tech salaries are living up to their ‘green-over blue-collar’ promise.

Greenopia Ranks 50 State Governors for Environmental Responsibility

Greenopia recently released a comprehensive ranking of 50 governors in the US and compared their policies, transparency, and interest group ratings to determine which governors were eco-leaders and reveals which state governments are most dedicated to preserving the environment. Topping the list is Governor Bill Ritter of Colorado followed closely by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger of California.

Green Jobs Spotlight: Chesapeake Green Program Manager – Clean Currents, Rockville, MD

Build demand for green power at the grassroots level!We are looking for an energetic, articulate, highly organized person who is ready to take on a leadership role within our fast growing start-up. If you’re willing to take a chance with us, and like to work in an entrepreneurial atmosphere, we’d love to hear from you. We look for people who share our passions and understand the opportunities available to an emerging business. We welcome resumes from qualified people ready to assist us in growing a new kind of energy company. Clean Currents is involved in green power sales, solar installations, LEED and energy efficiency consulting, and other green energy ventures. Chesapeake Green is our program for residential green power. We that believes businesses have a responsibility to protect and hopefully improve our natural environment while conducting their operations.