The current economic meltdown is deeply concerning to families and businesses in the Northwest. But we can find hope in this crisis. Sightline’s new series looks at current economic events through the lens of viable and realistic solutions that help us live within our means and create a sustainable economy: efficiency and conservation measures, investments in clean energy like cap and trade, smart climate policy, and green collar jobs.
Posts on Economic Turnaround
Federal stimulus money pays for jobs to make low-income homes energy-efficient.
Innovation. That's a business model we can believe in.
We're working longer than ever to pay for fossil fuels.
Paying people to retire old gas-guzzlers.
Economic stimulus through energy efficiency.
Mysteries of on-bill financing revealed!
A tool for the green-collar recovery.
A district energy proposal needs juice.
Rewarding utilities for conservation success through "decoupling."
Alan Durning on economic recovery, green-collar jobs, and climate policy.