Will your vote get San Diego more job opportunities?

Green jobs and new environmentally friendly careers are getting more awareness, partly because of that American Recovery and Reinvestment Act—a $787 billion stimulus plan for developing alternative fuel sources and other eco-conscious initiatives. Many opinion makers and business leaders view the expansion of the green industry as one solution out of the recession. President Obama…

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10/11/2010 SanDiego.com Interviews Green Chamber

San Diego’s New Green Chamber of Commerce Organization wants to be a national hub for sustainability By Eilene Zimmerman The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has traditionally been seen as the friend of Big Business and not exactly a friend of environmentalists. Recall that several companies—like Apple and Nike–left the Chamberto protest its opposition to carbon…

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10/9/2010 Union Trib. “State’s anti-global warming effort at crossroads”

State’s anti-global warming effort at crossroads. By Michael Gardner Originally published October 9, 2010 at 3:23 p.m., updated October 10, 2010 at 5:04 p.m. Gerardo Herrera, owner of Mercado International, has concerns about the future of energy costs and therefore wants California to keep moving towards renewable energy. Gerardo Herrera, owner of Mercado International, has…

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