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Speakers Tout Plan to Stimulate Green Economy

March 30, 2012 No Comments

In 2010, Minnesota politician Tarryl Clark lost her bid to unseat Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann. However, she gained important insights from the experience. “After that election cycle, more than ever, I really believed it was critically important that we’re finding ways to be bringing people together,” she said. Clark is hoping to do just that […]

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Clean Energy Spurs Job Growth, Researcher Says

March 26, 2012 No Comments

The transition to clean power could broadly expand job opportunities, according to a researcher. A study shows that clean-energy investments create more jobs than spending on fossil fuels, said Jeannette Wicks-Lim of the University of Massachusetts Amherst. In addition, clean-energy spending generates more jobs for people of all education levels. This could be particularly significant […]

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