Green Jobs Crossroads
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The following is an excerpt from Sightline.org about the importance of green jobs and the opportunities they present. For the original article please follow the link below.
Green jobs help families in our communities: Cut energy costs in our homes and buildings, raise property values in our neighborhoods, and keep energy dollars at home.
Green jobs give local economies a competitive edge: Clean energy is happening now. Those who dawdle may be left behind.
Green jobs make our families and economy more secure: Green jobs help cushion the economy from volatile energy prices and reduce our dependence on dirty fossil fuels.
Green jobs protect our climate: A green workforce contributes to an economy, environment, and future we can be proud to pass on to our children.