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’m writing as an archivist who needs to recycle old VHS, Betamax and cassette tapes. I do know the tapes themselves are toxic when burned (which is what will happen to them if we toss them in the trash in Indianapolis). Several places in town used to recycle them, but [...]
Current market conditions have scrap prices tumbling to historic lows. How will these conditions affect the city’s contract with Covanta (if it goes through)? For many items that become scrap, costs outweigh revenues. I understand domestic copper mines are stockpiling rather than selling at these prices. Any idea how [...]