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Clean Edge CleanTech Trends 2010 – Part 2

In this post Richard Matthews finishes his review of the just-released CleanTech Job Trends report from Clean Edge, LLC. See yesterday’s post for part one. Clean-Tech Manufacturing Issues Clean-tech manufacturing is creating jobs and, led by China, Asia is booming. China, South Korea, Japan, Taiwan, and Singapore are all hiring thousands of factory workers for the solar, wind and battery industries. European clean-tech leaders …

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Recovery Act Stimulus Report: Jobs for a Sustainable Future 

President Obama’s stimulus has been given mixed reviews due in large part to the current US jobless rate. With unemployment hovering just below 10 percent, these are the worst unemployment numbers in more than a quarter-century. In the past two years, 7.7 million jobs have been lost in the United States and two million jobs have disappeared since Congress passed the stimulus plan. Despite the public’s understandable preoccupation with jobs, the success of the stimulus …

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