Free Green Job Training Available to Residents of Broward County, Florida

Residents of Broward County, Florida who are unemployed may be able to receive free green job training through the South Florida Green Jobs Collaborative. Classes are now available for entry-level Weatherization Technicians, Solar PV Installers, advanced-level Solar PV Designer, Solar Thermal Designer, Building Analyst, and LEED Green Associate.  You can apply online to see if you … Read more

Green Job of the Day: Director – Office of Sustainability, University of Florida (Gainesville, FL)

Green Job of the Day is a feature of Green Collar Blog which highlights a job opening pertaining to environmental or social responsibility. Job: Director, Office of SustainabilityOrganization: University of FloridaLocation: Gainesville, FL An excerpt of the job announcement follows below. The complete announcement can be located by visiting http://jobs.ufl.edu, selecting "Search Postings" from the … Read more

Governors of 12 States Send Letter to President Obama Requesting Energy and Climate Strategy Meeting

On January 29th, twelve state governors sent a letter to President Obama, requesting "a meeting with you and your energy and environment cabinet and staff to develop a partnership that uses the positive momentum ofour states' climate leadership to build a truly comprehensive American energy and climate strategy for the new century." The full text … Read more