Clean Energy Investments ARE the Best Way to Drive Economic Recovery

Facing a global recession and record unemployment, as the current pandemic makes work impossible for millions of people, our policy leaders must take bold steps toward revitalizing the economy in the long term once the acute health crisis is over. One of the top realms of stimulus they should invest in is a rapid scale-up of clean energy technologies.

A clean manufacturing boom is one of the most promising avenues for putting people back to work for several reasons. First, it’s easy to do. Governments have many…