Green Collar Jobs
Roland Holst's paper - http://are.berkeley.edu/~dwrh/CERES_Web/Docs/UCB%20Energy%20Innovation%2....
I talked to a fellow at the sonoma county water agency last week and he mentioned AB 811 as a way to get retrofit work rolling in CA.
The link below explains it better than I can.
Another pdf about ways the bailout will effect brownfield to greenfield development is
Here's an article from a Santa Rosa paper about a new three year green building program at a public high school.
"...Society faces some huge challenges. The individuals, entrepreneurs and community leaders who will step up to make the repairs and changes are going to need help. They require and deserve a world-class partner in our government. The time has come for a public-private community partnership to fix this country and put it back to work. In the framework of a Green New Deal, the government would become a powerful partner to the problem solvers of the world--and not the problem makers..."