Entries by Keith Brooks from 08/2011

Green Jobs: Difficult to Assess, but a Pathway to Success

| Posted 08.05.2011 | Canada

The challenge with tracking the green economy stems from the fact that this sector is, well, not a sector. There are no occupational classifications dedicated to green jobs, and no industry codes either. How can we tell whether or to what extent the green economy has been successful?

Electric Vehicles Charging Forward in Ontario

| Posted 08.11.2011 | Canada

To be sure, there are those who think the provincial government shouldn't invest in electric car charging stations. But the truth is, Ontario's move will keep us in step with the world's leading economies.

Green Jobs Are Under Attack

| Posted 08.29.2011 | Canada

Even though embracing renewable energy will save ratepayers money, the Conservative Party of Ontario has vowed to cancel the province's program. Instead, Ontario should look more closely at Europe, where renewable energy is embraced by right- and left-wing alike because it is a win-win proposition.