Sierra Club - Green Jobs Press Conf w Commr Bald, Labor, Business Mon 1pm, Concord

New Report To Project New Hampshire Near-Term Clean Energy Job Potential

Concord, New Hampshire (9/12) - Several New Hampshire labor, business development, and clean energy business organizations will hold a news conference to release and discuss a new report from the Political Economy Research Institute (PERI) at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst and prepared with the Center for American Progress. The report finds that investments in energy efficiency and clean, domestic energy sources would create over 9,000 additional new jobs in New Hampshire over two years.

When: Monday, September 15, 1:00 pm

Where: IBEW Local 490 Headquarters, 48 Airport Road, Concord
(A tour and profile of IBEW's new PV-powered, energy-efficient green jobs training facility will be available).

Statements Expected from: IBEW Local 490

George Bald, Commissioner, DRED
Capital Region Development Council, Director Stephen Heavener

American Council of Engineering Companies - New Hampshire Chapter
Lincoln-Woodstock Chamber of Commerce
LighTec, Inc., Merrimack, New Hampshire
Seacoast Energy Alternatives Inc. (SEA Solar Store)
BEAM Construction Associates
RH Irving Co Inc
and others