Renewable Energy Policy

Green Investments & Current Capital Market Trends

The total amount in green investments the US requires for building a low-carbon economy in the coming ten years is higher than what current trends show is actually being invested in the green sector.

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Good or Bad? The Fever for Solar Power Continues

Every year, more and more solar panels are added to homes and businesses across the United States. Despite the anti-renewable energy statements made by many, photovoltaic possibilities are opening doors to a great deal of possibilities. As technologies develop and more efficient manufacturing methods are developed, costs continue to decline. However, is greed and personal belief going to stand in ...

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5 Green Jobs Poised for Substantial Growth in the Next 5 Years

Today more than ever the push for growth in the green sector is actually gaining traction. This growth is taking the form of jobs being created in the areas you would expect – renewable energy technology development and manufacturing – and in industries across the board. Based on data gathered by the Economic Policy Institute, there were roughly 3.1 million ...

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Solar Jobs: What is Germany Doing that the U.S. Isn’t?

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect environmental job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! Germany is on the same latitude as Maine. That’s nowhere near the latitude of Arizona, which gets more direct sunlight (insolation) than any other state including California, yet Germany leads the world in solar ...

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Over 90% Green Electric Grid Possible, Affordable by 2030

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect green job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! A new study from the University of Delaware indicates that renewable energy could power a large electric grid for 99.9 percent of the time, without dramatically raising costs. In a potential scenario that bodes ...

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Obama’s Second Term May Mean Environmental Jobs Shift

For assistance with your environmental jobs search, check out the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology. There you can get help crafting your resume, tailoring your job hunt, and connecting with employers who will share your values and appreciate your skills. Obama’s second term may mean more environmental jobs in the long-term, but it also means some environmental jobs ...

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Green Jobs: Canada’s Parliament Keeps The Green Boom On Course

Green Technology, Renewable Energy, Canada

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect green job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! In the wake of U.S. public policy makers this week slashing the Energy and Water appropriations bill for renewable energy investment, our friends in the North are now benefiting from a new source of ...

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