Green jobs fantasy failing on global scale — EU trade with China more important that going green

The Washington Post reports:

Some European environmentalists say that going green might create fewer jobs than they had once hoped. That gloomier assessment is echoed in the United States, where the Obama administration’s first-term emphasis on the possibilities of green jobs has largely given way to a second-term focus on nurturing a manufacturing boom through cheaper fossil fuel energy.

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One response to “Green jobs fantasy failing on global scale — EU trade with China more important that going green

  1. There is a good recipe for job creation: mobilise people to dig new canals and equip them with spoons instead of shovels.

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