Report: Advanced energy can boost Iowa economy

Posted on: April 29, 2016 | Iowa
Building on Iowa’s strengths in wind power and solar energy can maximize job growth and give the state a competitive economic edge. That’s according to the Iowa Jobs Project, a new report created in partnership with the University of Iowa and led by the American Jobs Project.

American Jobs Project reports on job generated from offshore work planned for the Virginia coast

Posted on: April 28, 2016 | Virginia

The American Jobs Project is a national, interdisciplinary research-based initiative. Its team includes more than 50 student researchers with a broad range of expertise, including law, business, engineering, and public policy. It has an ongoing relationships with hundreds of on-the-ground stakeholders and are actively collaborating with university partners and industry allies.

Wind could employ up to 22,000 Ohioans, group says

Posted on: April 14, 2016 | Ohio

The wind industry and additive manufacturing may not seem to have much in common at first glance. But a research and advocacy organization says they both could be solid job generators for Ohio.