$100 million in grants for green job training released by Dept. of Labor

Authors: ada Yesterday, Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis announced nearly $100 million in grants to train workers for clean-energy jobs. This critical investment, which Green For All and our supporters advocated for, was authorized by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. In a statement yesterday, Green For All CEO Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins said: "This money will make the promise of a clean-energy economy real for workers struggling during these tough times... This is an investment in the American dream. It is a chance for all people to learn and earn in the green economy." See the list of grant recipients.

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