The President’s Climate Action Plan | Executive Office of the President

While no single step can reverse the effects of climate change, we have a moral obligation to future generations to leave them a planet that is not polluted and damaged. Through steady, responsible action to cut carbon pollution, we can protect our children’s health and begin to slow the effects of climate change so that […]

New Michigan Energy + Technology Center to focus on developing Muskegon’s port and B.C. Cobb site | M Live

CHICAGO – The Michigan Energy + Technology Center consortium of companies announced a formal partnership Monday and outlined plans to work on two initial projects including development of Muskegon’s port facilities. The agreement joining Consumers Energy, Rockford Berge, Michigan State University and other Michigan-based energy-related companies was outlined at the first day of the American […]

Red, White and Green: The True Colors of America’s Clean Tech Jobs | DBL Investors

September 2012—a new white paper from DBL Shows Red States Lead in Green Job Growth Clean tech may cre­ate a highly par­ti­san debate in Wash­ing­ton D.C., but in the rest of coun­try, it cre­ates jobs. A new report exam­ines the sharp con­trasts between polit­i­cal rhetoric and on-the-ground real­ity, and shows that red states – not […]

Spanish-Based Energy Technology Manufacturer lands in Ohio

Photovoltaic Manufacturing Facility to Generate 330 Green Jobs Columbus – Isofoton, a leading solar energy technology company, chose Napoleon, Ohio, as the new home for its North American manufacturing facility. Contingent upon state approvals, the Ohio Department of Development will offer assistance of $15.8 million to leverage Isofoton’s pledged $16.4 million investment in Ohio.

Fiscal Leadership Without Individual Example

We are witnessing another “winner takes all” race between Congress and the Administration. Deploying the elections-winning mantra of smaller government and deficit reduction,  the media grab is on to see who can frame a political formula to cut spending by eliminating or downsizing existing federal programs that positions best for the 2012 presidential contest.

Steelworkers Form Collaboration with MONDRAGON, the World’s Largest Worker-Owned Cooperative

Steelworkers Form Collaboration with MONDRAGON, the World’s Largest Worker-Owned Cooperative Pittsburgh(Oct. 27, 2009) – The United Steelworkers (USW) and MONDRAGON Internacional, S.A. today announced a framework agreement for collaboration in establishing MONDRAGON cooperatives in the manufacturing sector within theUnited StatesandCanada.  The USW and MONDRAGON will work to establish manufacturing cooperatives that adapt collective bargaining principles […]