Knoxville, TN Tops Nation For Green Jobs Growth.


Rednecks Go Green….Who woulda thunk it? Yet, we just completed installation of shiny new solar panels on the roof of our OPI, Knoxville operations.

It’s no secret the U.S. is struggling with high unemployment and dismal job growth. But at least one industry seems to be bucking the trend. “Sizing the Clean Economy: A National and Regional Green Jobs Assessment,” is an unbiased report published by Brookings. It demonstrates that, despite what some might think, solutions to environmental problems are not a drag on federal and state budgets, and can instead create revenue and new jobs.  Read more:

 

 


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Posted on July 16, 2011, in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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