Expanding markets for wind, solar, and geothermal energy will create good, American jobs in the manufacture, construction, installation, maintenance and operation of these renewable energy systems.
On April 29, 2013 Tom Conway provided testimony in Chicago, IL in support of proposed Tier 3 vehicle standards.
A new EPI paper finds that job loss from cuts in clean-technology investment are as large as losses from proposed defense sequester.
Already, hundreds of wind industry workers across the country have been affected by the expiring Production Tax Credit (PTC). Meet some of the wind industry workers who face losing their job if the PTC is not renewed by Congress over the next few weeks.
While clean energy activists in many other parts of the country are working to protect current renewable energy policies, Minnesota today has a new law that will spur growth in the state’s solar sector and will create good jobs for workers.
The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee voted to advance Gina McCarthy’s nomination to lead the Environmental Protection Agency today. Her nomination will now go to the Senate floor for consideration.