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Greening the economy is not a “nice to have”

Conservative MP Laura Sandys argues that low carbon growth is the only game in town.

This post was first published on BusinessGreen.

There are few terms in today’s industrial dictionary that are so loose, so ill-defined, as the term “The Green Economy”. Green jobs might have green outcomes, but not necessarily green functions. From the heavy engineering behind the construction of wind farms, to the white coats in universities perfecting smart metering technology, to those who will install the Green Deal – all of these job opportunities comprise part of the Green Economy. Read more