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Green Jobs: Make Way For The First 16-Mile Solar Highway

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A 16-mile stretch of I-85 in southwestern Georgia is offering a glimpse of a more sustainable road of the future -- and the green jobs that come with it.

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Green Jobs: How To Go Green On New Year’s Eve

Switching careers to a green job is a great New Year’s Resolution, but you can also aim a little smaller with your sustainable efforts. And you don’t actually have to wait until the clock hits midnight to start being more eco-friendly. Why not kick things off during your New Year’s Eve bash, which otherwise has the potential to be a very wasteful affair? Here are a few ways how.

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Green Jobs: Odd Materials That Could Replace Plastic

While plastic has certainly proved itself as a versatile and reliable material over the past 100 years, it also is extremely harmful to the environment. With new options emerging, it’s time for the world to start taking care of our planet and using alternative materials for bags, bottles, and more. A shift to other materials could also put a wide variety of new green jobs on the market.

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Green Jobs: What If Edible Straws Could Save The World?

While making a career switch to green jobs is a great way to help make an impact on your environment, there are several changes you can make at home to be more sustainable as well. And if people are able to adapt certain strategies on a larger scale, there is great potential to make a real difference.

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New Solar Power Bank Set to Take Market by Storm

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SunBank, a new solar power bank, is super lightweight, and can charge your devices as fast as a wall charger. But what sets it apart from the other solar charges on the market?

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Solar Energy Jobs Continue to be on the Rise

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With steady growth in jobs reported in recent years, the job growth in the solar industry is set to continue for years to come, according to a reputable consulting group.

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Environmental Protection Agency Offered Chicago Training

Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) offered a free, two-week training program for East Chicago residents to prepare them for potential environmental jobs. According to the EPA, many graduates were able to get hired by EPA cleanup contractors in other communities where the program has been offered.

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