Leaves

Calendar › Conference on labor in the new energy economy

Monday, May 18, 2009
9:15 AM - 6:00 PM

Conference on labor in the new energy economy

How can Ohio workers thrive in an economy where energy is certain to cost more? Keynote speaker: U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown. Dialogue with leaders from the national, state and local AFL-CIO and the national office of Change to Win. We've also invited leaders from the Steelworkers, Laborers, UAW, and IBEW to give concrete examples of local unions forging new green job opportunities, State Representative Mike Foley and representatives from the Governor's office to discuss state policy to promote sustainable jobs, and leaders from the Apollo Alliance and the Blue Green Alliance to talk about sustainable building, mass transit, renewable energy and more. Emerge energized to bring green jobs home to Ohio. Learn more here or register now. How can Ohio workers thrive in an economy where energy is certain to cost more? Keynote speaker: U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown. Dialogue with leaders from the national, state and local AFL-CIO and the national office of Change to Win. We've also invited leaders from the Steelworkers, Laborers, UAW, and IBEW to give concrete examples of local unions forging new green job opportunities, State Representative Mike Foley and representatives from the Governor's office to discuss state policy to promote sustainable jobs, and leaders from the Apollo Alliance and the Blue Green Alliance to talk about sustainable building, mass transit, renewable energy and more. Emerge energized to bring green jobs home to Ohio. Learn more here or register now.

« back to calendar

Submit an event

10 best ecological restoration

10 best ecological restoration >

Cities are healthier as a whole when nature is invited in.

Eco-friendly landscapes

Eco-friendly landscapes >

We look inside two local guides to native landscaping and their benefits.

10 ways to stay cool and save

10 ways to stay cool and save >

See these tips to beat the heat and save money.