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  • Clean Energy Jobs Outpace Fossil Fuel Jobs

    Clean Energy Jobs Outpace Fossil Fuel Jobs

    "Green Jobs", once considered an also-ran in the jobs world, are picking up steam, powering past the fossil fuel industry while growing onshore manufacturing.

  • The Revolution in Solar

    The Revolution in Solar

    Blockchain financing, storage, lowered prices, new technologies and designs are the new solar: affordable, hidden and always on.

  • Bufferzone: a Movie about People

    Bufferzone: a Movie about People

    As we struggle with an increasingly contentious political environment, a nonprofit, a rural town, elephants and rhinos, women entrepreneurs, park police, distributed electricity all work together. Stunning video, inspiring story.

  • Bringing 19th Century Cities into the 21st Century

    Bringing 19th Century Cities into the 21st Century

    Municipalities are facing challenges never envisioned by their founders. Working with private contractors, they are cleaning water, reducing energy costs and  providing job training.

  • Manufacturing

    Manufacturing Jobs: Can We Salvage Them?

    Low employment, outsourcing and a negative trade balance effect manufacturing jobs. Where's the good news?

  • An Alternative America First Energy Plan

    An Alternative America First Energy Plan

    Kenneth Kramer argues that decarbonizing the economy is a key step for our future. He lists pressures that are driving change along with the opportunities in doing so.

  • Communities and Building Owners Benefit from Green Roofs

    Green Roofs Grow More Than Flowers

    Building owners and municipalities are promoting new roofs with vegetation that reduce costs, clean the air, preserve water and attract tenants.

  • Trading Worth Billions: Can We Manage?

    Trading Worth Billions: Can We Manage?

    It is human instinct to trade. But in the 21st Century, does the complexity of such agreements determine failure?