May 27, 2012

Blog Stew, Hold the Vinclozolin

• Common agricultural chemical has multi-generational effect on rats, suggested as cause of rising autism rates, obesity.

• "Green jobs" are not appearing as promised. In fact, this article says that wind-energy jobs have fallen, although wind energy production is up. (So it's a mature industry?)

• To live today means balancing beauty and destruction: Chris Clarke on the Golden Gate Bridge.

1 comment:

Reid Farmer said...

Most wind energy jobs are in the construction phase of the windfarm. Doesn't take so many people to keep a windfarm in operation

With the uncertainty over the production tax credit, construction has slowed in the last year.