With 9.9 percent of Indiana residents unemployed, the solution for long-term job growth may lie in the state’s booming clean energy industry.A Pew Charitable Trusts national economic study showed that green jobs grew nearly two and a half times faster than overall job creation between 1998 and 2007. During that time, clean energy jobs in Indiana grew by 17.9 percent. Today, Indiana is home to more than 1,200 clean energy companies, which employ more than 17,000 people across the state.Creating…See More
Steve Francis, representing the Hoosier Chapter of the Sierra Club, speaks during an Indiana Blue Green Alliance news conference today. The subject of the event was state and federal legislation that will grow clean energy jobs in Indiana.
Deadline Friday for HEC’s ‘Green Energy NOW!’ video contestIndianapolis – The deadline for the Hoosier Environmental Council's innovative video contest, “Green Energy NOW!,” is fast approaching. Entries must be received via YouTube by this Friday, Sept. 25.“Green Energy NOW!” provides Hoosiers of all ages with the opportunity to share how they are fighting the effects of climate change in their daily lives and why they are advocating for federal clean energy and climate legislation in fun,…See More
Hello Tina and thank you for the invitation as well as the compliment. I would be happy to promote such legislation. Feel free to contact me anytime with the details. (317) 481-5850
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I have a question about spent batteries. For years I took them to the Public Library, but they discontinued collecting them there. Are places there I can drop off spent batteries without having to drive to a tox drop location or wait for a tox away day?
I was wondering about recycling plastic hangers. I searched the Indiana Living Green website, and if I am not mistaken there is information about wire hangers. How about all plastic ones, and the plastic ones with metal hook tops? I work at a resale shop, and we end up with bags [...]