A new report by the Economic Policy Institute (EPI) shows how investments in the green economy produce results far beyond sustainability gains. EPI took the BLS green jobs data and matched it with current employment trends. By doing so, they found:
These findings reinforce the conclusion that the green economy is the economy of the future. It provides more diverse employment opportunities, could revitalize our manufacturing industry, and has great potential for growth. In this case, we really are limited only by how much we are willing to invest. The results clearly show greater investment equals greater growth. Doesn't get more simple than that.