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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A friend — one of those who thinks recycling is bogus — said that he was talking to a friend of his who actually works at a MRF (he didn’t say which one). That friend said that only five percent — yes, five percent — of what arrives [...]
Do you know where I can recycle clean white Styrofoam? There used to be a company called Createc on Guion Road that would take it but they closed down years ago. I don’t have a whole lot of it, maybe 10 cubic feet but if I cant recycle [...]
At last! We are being invited to comment on the Covanta Advanced Recycling Center. Covanta has submitted their solid waste permit application to IDEM and the comment period is now open. Comments are due to IDEM by September 10.