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Could Alternative Energy Be the Next Big Thing for Venture Capitalists?

When taking care of the environment became trendy about a decade ago, venture capitalists shifted large amounts of investment dollars from software and the Internet to “cleantech,” anointing it as the next big thing in investing.

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Solar, Not Coal, Key to Job Growth, Says Report

A story that appeared in the March 1, 2017, issue of Fortune magazine says that despite President Trump’s campaign promises, the future of energy jobs is not in coal, but in solar.

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CareerBuilder: More Hiring Tips for Green Jobs

If you begin to experience some growth in your green business, there may come a time when you’ll need to bring on a new employee. It’s hard to know where to start, so here are a few more tips on hiring the right person to your business.

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Geology Jobs on the Rise in Texas

The highest single area for employment opportunities in Texas is in geology, which is expected to see a 26 percent growth in employment over the next five years.

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5 Hurtful yet Popular Misconceptions About Green Technology

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Green technology is growing around the world, but that doesn’t mean that everyone fully understands it yet. There are a lot of misconceptions out there, and while some may be mostly harmless, others are very much hurtful to the green tech industry. Here are 5 popular misunderstandings that we’re happy to banish. 1. Renewable energy is expensive This may have ...

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Ecotourism: Birding on San Blas Islands

The San Blas Islands boast one of the best environments for tropical bird watching in the world.

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Triodos Bank Leads the Way for Clean Energy Investment in Europe

Sustainable Dutch bank, Triodos Bank, completed the highest of clean energy investment deals during 2016, according to Clean Energy Pipeline’s Renewables Infrastructure Investment in Europe 2016 report.

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