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Obama Kick-Starts US Solar Industry WIth $2 Billion Investment

by , 07/05/10

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President Obama’s green credentials have long been established, despite him greenlighting offshore drilling, and in recent months he has tried to follow through on his election promises of creating manufacturing and construction jobs in the green power industry.

Speaking the day before Independence Day, President Obama said, “We’re going to keep competing aggressively to make sure the jobs and industries of the future are taking root right here in America.”

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+ Abound Solar Manufacturing

Via BBC News

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