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January 19, 2011
by David Baker
San Francisco Chronicle

 

The report, from the Next 10 public policy group, found that the number of green jobs in the state grew 3 percent between January 2008 and January 2009, reaching 174,000 despite the deepening financial crisis. Employment throughout the California economy rose less than 1 percent.

January 19, 2011
by Tiffany Hsu
Los Angeles Times

Employers offering jobs in fields such as solar-power generation, electric-vehicle development and environmental consultation added 5,000 jobs in 2008, the latest data available. In all, about 174,000 Californians were working in eco-friendly fields by early 2009, compared with just 111,000 in 1995, said nonprofit research group Next 10.

January 19, 2011
OC Metro

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January 19, 2011
by Ben Geman
The Hill

"Employers offering jobs in fields such as solar-power generation, electric-vehicle development and environmental consultation added 5,000 jobs in 2008, the latest data available. In all, about 174,000 Californians were working in eco-friendly fields by early 2009, compared with just 111,000 in 1995, said nonprofit research group Next 10," they report.

January 18, 2011
by Mary Ann Milbourn
Orange County Register

"The green job data is significant because these jobs are growing in every region across the state, outpacing other sectors and generating business across the supply chain" Next 10 founder F. Noel Perry said in a news release. "While green job numbers are modest relative to the overall economy, there are very few business sectors in a state as large as California that employ people across every region."

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