May 19th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
Washington governor Jay Inslee has proposed a bold Evergreen Economy Plan he says would cost $9 trillion and create 8 million new jobs in clean tech industries. Is that too much to spend to limit the damage that will be done by climate change?
January 8th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
A report by Clean Jobs Cities highlights the top 50 cities in the US where clean tech employment is growing. Clean tech involves more than installing solar panels or wind turbines. It includes making buildings more energy efficient and making Energy Star appliances as well.
June 11th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
"Reinventing Power" is a new documentary from the Sierra Club. It focuses on how renewable energy is bringing new economic opportunities to people and communities all across America.
July 24th, 2015 | by Sandy Dechert
Today, Tom Steyer, president and 2013 founder of the NextGen Climate group, challenged American politicians to step up to the [&hellip
May 25th, 2013 | by Guest Contributor
The US Congressional Budget Office has completed its study of impact of carbon tax on the US economy. The CBO [&hellip
March 1st, 2013 | by Andrew
The US economy and society have been reaping the benefits of rapid growth in renewable energy and clean technology under the Obama Administration, progress that's threatened by federal budget sequestration.
May 4th, 2012 | by Andrew
A "race to the top" or a "race to the bottom"? China-US ties have reached a a pivotal point as China's economy has rapidly grown to be one of the largest in the world. The US-China solar energy trade dispute highlights inherent tensions, which have profound implications in terms of climate change, as well for energy, food and national security
January 7th, 2009 | by Jennifer Kho
At first glance, the latest numbers from the Cleantech Group look like terrific news. After all, they conclude that 2008 was [&hellip
December 29th, 2008 | by William Ellard
Editor’s Note : This is a guest post from William Ellard, an economist specializing in energy and renewable energy markets. [&hellip