Van Jones, Carbon Neutrality and the Next Economy

Green jobs guru Van Jones talks about Seattle's carbon neutrality pledge and leadership in the next economy:

For more on why and how carbon neutrality makes sense, you could check out the carbon neutrality talks I gave last November.


Those of us who were in the room know how powerful Van's speech was. I especially loved the powerful moment when a young man stood up during Q&A and asked "How can you insure that I get one of those green jobs?" Part of Van's response was to say that the people who could make that guarantee were in the room with us.

Awesome stuff!

- Joe

Posted by: Joe Brewer on May 29, 2010 10:12 AM

Yes, that was a very good speech.

He generally has a wonderful way of making the individual feel part of something much larger than himself.

Great post.

Posted by: Jeff on August 5, 2010 3:27 PM

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