Green collar jobs — promise or hype?

    Presidential candidates have been touting green collar jobs as part of their plans to reduce energy dependence and buoy the economy through the creation of new jobs. We talk about the challenges and realities of creating a “green collar”workforce with KEVIN DOYLE, founder of Green Economy, a Watertown, Massachusetts-based workforce development consulting firm, and BRACKEN HENDRICKS, of the Center for American Progress.
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