Obama Favors Green Collar Jobs for Economic Recovery

Posted by Trish Riley, December 10, 2008

Good news from the President-elect: He and his team are considering investing in building a renewable energy and sustainable business model as a means of creating a vibrant emerald economy. I think he’s on the right track here… Read on.

Alachua County supports the green job idea, and has proposed its own stimulus package to promote sustainable job opportunities in Greater Gainesville…

Several environmental groups have joined forces to create an advisory paper for the Obama-Biden administration, documenting environmental initiatives that could help the nation move forward in a sustainable way: Read Transition to Green. President-elect Obama and Vice President-elect Biden met with former Vice President Al Gore to discuss the environmental situation and plans for the future. Read on…