Tag Archives: Green job

Flock to the Top Green Jobs Cities to Land a Job

Perhaps one reason you think landing a green job seems to be nearly impossible is because you are looking in all of the wrong places. If you are not totally attached to the idea of remaining close to home and are open to venturing out in pursuit of your dream green job, then you can consider searching for green job ...

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Do You Know What The Hottest Top 10 Green Jobs Are?

Green Technology, Jobs

Green Technology is hot and so are green jobs according to occupational expert Laurence Shatkin’s book “200 Best Jobs for Renewing America.”  In the book, Mr. Shatkin weighs in on the top green jobs in the United States while comparing three factors: income, job growth, and job openings. “I looked at green jobs that had to do with energy efficiency, with ...

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Dept. of Defense Drives Clean Energy Market

Quick—who’s the largest consumer of energy in the world? China? Europe? None of the above. It’s the U.S. Department of Defense. Our military’s consumption of energy makes it a prime candidate for going green, saving money, reducing our country’s environmental footprint, and creating more energy jobs. The DOD isn’t blind to this fact. It’s going to accelerate it’s green technology ...

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Take the Greendex Survey, Learn How Green You Are—Really

Sure, you talk a big game about “being green,” but do you walk the talk? In a recent National Geographic Greendex survey, America ranked a dismal 17 in sustainable practices—out of 17 countries surveyed. Why did we come in dead last? The sad truth is that, unless we’re working environmental jobs, many Americans just don’t make the effort to be ...

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Could Buildings power themselves in the coming future?

Ubiquitous Energy

“Glass with integrated solar cells which converts IR and some visible light into electricity – this means that the power for an entire building can be supplemented using the roof and façade areas”, in a recent article in the Business Insider – Photovoltaic Transparent Glass was listed as one of the 17 Emerging energy technologies that will change the world. ...

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When eco and business collide, we get a better planet

Though not exactly what he had in mind at the time, Kermit the Frog said it best: It’s not easy being green. Cities like Portland, OR do their best to make it easy for their citizens to recycle. But in the process, end up making it difficult and confusing just to dispose of a piece of trash. There is not ...

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The Top Five Reasons to Go After Green Jobs

The Bureau of Labor Statistics classifies green jobs as jobs in industries or companies that create products or services that help the environment or preserve natural resources, or jobs that entail reducing the environmental footprint of production practices. As of a recent report using data from 2010, the Economic Policy Institute says that the top five states for green jobs ...

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