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1. David Morris, "Energizing Rural America: Local Ownership of Renewable Energy Production Is the Key," Center for American Progress,

January 2007, http://www.americanprogress.org/issues/2007/01/pdf/ rural_energy.pdf.

2. Environmental Protection Agency, "Why Build Green?" http://www .epa.gov/greenbuilding/pubs/whybuild.htm.

3. Office of the California State Treasurer, "State Treasurer Phil Angelides Launches 'Green Wave' Environmental Investment Initiative to Bolster Financial Returns, Create Jobs, and Clean Up the Environment," news release, February 3, 2004, http://www.treasurer.ca.gov/greenwave/020304_ enviro.pdf.

4. Information on capital strategies is from an interview with Tom Croft, Heartland Labor Capital Network/Steel Valley Authority, January 2007.

5. "Warming Expert: Only Decade Left to Act in Time," MSNBC News Services, September 14, 2006, http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/14834318/.

6. "New Energy for America: The Apollo Jobs Report," Institute for America's Future and the Center on Wisconsin Strategy, January 2004, http:// www.apolloalliance.org/jobs/index.cfm.

7. Joseph Romm, Hell and High Water (New York: William Morrow, 2006).

9. "New Energy for America: The Apollo Jobs Report," Institute for America's Future and the Center on Wisconsin Strategy, January 2004, http:// www.apolloalliance.org/jobs/index.cfm.

10. Alliance to Save Energy, "Energy Efficiency Policies for the Utility Sector," December 2006, www.ase.org/files/2861_file_Utility_Fact_Sheet_1_13_ 06.pdf.

11. Energy Future Coalition, "Challenge and Opportunity: Charting a New Energy Future," http://energyfuturecoalition.org/pubs/EFCReport .pdf.

12. Joseph Romm, Hell and High Water (New York: William Morrow, 2006).

13. Arthur H. Rosenfeld, "Past and Current Efficiency Successes and Future Plans," American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy, September 2005, http://www.aceee.org/conf/05ee/05eer_arosenfeld.pdf.

14. Alliance to Save Energy, "Fact Sheet," September 29, 2005, www.ase.org/ files/1111_file_energy_star_fact_sheet_for_FY_06.pdf.

15. Joseph Romm, Hell and High Water (New York: William Morrow, 2006).

16. Joe Loper, Lowell Ungar, David Weitz, and Harry Misuriello, "Building on Success: Policies to Reduce Energy Waste in Buildings," Alliance to Save Energy, July 2005, http://www.ase.org/images/lib/buildings/Building% 20on%20Success.pdf

17. The numbers for various types of fleets are available in "Summary of Fuel Economy Performance," National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, http://www.nhtsa.dot.gov/cars/rules/cafe/CAFEData.htm.

18. "New Energy for America: The Apollo Jobs Report," Institute for America's Future and the Center on Wisconsin Strategy, January 2004, http://www. apolloalliance.org/jobs/index.cfm.

19. "Obama, Inslee Introduce Bill to Help U.S. Automakers Produce Hybrids, Lower Health Care Costs," Barack Obama press release, April 18, 2007, http://obama.senate.gov/press/070418-obama_inslee_introduce_bill_to_ help_us_automakers_produce_hybrids_lower_health_care_costs/index .html.

20. Patrick Hammett, Michael Flynn, Maitreya Kathleen Sims, and Daniel Luria, "Fuel-Saving Technologies and Facility Conversion: Costs, Benefits, and Incentives," University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute, 2004, http://www. osat.umich.edu/research/manufacturing/HAD finaltechreport.pdf.

21. Meeting with Vinod Khosla and members of Congress, Washington, D.C., July 2006.

22. Interview with Eduardo Carvalho, August 2006.

23. Burton C. English et al., "25% Renewable Energy for the United States by 2025: Agricultural and Economic Impacts," University of Tennessee Agricultural Economics, November 2006, http://www.agpolicy.org/ppap/ REPORT%2025x25.pdf.

24. "New Energy for America: The Apollo Jobs Report," Institute for America's Future and the Center on Wisconsin Strategy, January 2004, http:// www.apolloalliance.org/jobs/index.cfm.

25. For the binding targets on renewable energy and energy efficiency, see "Presidency Conclusions of the Brussels European Council," March 2007, http://www.consilium.europa.eu/ueDocs/cms_Data/docs/pressData/en/ ec/93135.pdf.

26. Burton C. English et al., "25% Renewable Energy for the United States by 2025: Agricultural and Economic Impacts," University of Tennessee Agricultural Economics, November 2006, http://www.agpolicy.org/ppap/ REPORT%2025x25.pdf.

27. "The Economic Impacts of the August 2003 Blackout," Electricity Consumers Research Council, February 9, 2004, http://www.elcon.org/ Documents/EconomicImpactsOfAugust2003Blackout.pdf.

28. "Harper's Index," Harper's Magazine, January 2007.

29. National Academies Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy, "Rising Above the Gathering Storm: Energizing and Employing America for a Brighter Economic Future" (Washington, D.C.: National Academies Press, 2007).

30. Ken Berlin and Robert M. Sussman, "Global Warming and the Future of Coal: Carbon Capture and Storage," Center for American Progress, May 31, 2007, http:// www.americanprogress.org/issues/2007/05/coal_report.html.

33. Bruce Katz and Mark Muro, "The Smart Money Is on Smart Growth," Hartford Courant, June 8, 2003, http://www.brookings.edu/views/op-ed/ katz/20030608.htm.

34. National Business Coalition for Rapid Transit, "The Economic Importance of Public Transit," American Public Transportation Association, November 3, 2003, http://www.apta.com/research/info/online/economic_ importance.cfm.

35. "New Energy for America: The Apollo Jobs Report," Institute for America's Future and the Center on Wisconsin Strategy, January 2004, http:// www.apolloalliance.org/jobs/index.cfm.

36. Ted Nordhaus and Michael Shellenberger, "Preparing for Nature's Attack," New York Times, April 1, 2006, http://www.nytimes.com/2006/04/01/ opinion/01shellenberger.html?ex=1301547600&en=61875da8566ea7c5 &ei=5090&partner=rssuserland&emc=rss; see also Bracken Hendricks, "Get Ready," Center for American Progress, June 2, 2006, http://www .americanprogress.org/issues/2006/06/b1723963.html.

37. Interview with Michael Rawding, vice president for special projects, Microsoft, January 2007.

38. Interview with Neil Eckert, chair of the European Climate Exchange, June 1, 2007.

39. Data from economic research firm New Energy Finance, quoted in the Economist, June 2, 2007.

40. David Roland-Holst, "Economic Growth and Greenhouse Gas Mitigation in California," California Climate Change Center, University of California at Berkeley, August 16, 2006, http://calclimate.berkeley.edu/Growth_ Strategies_Full_Report.pdf.

41. James Barrett, J. Andrew Hoerner, and Jan Mutl, "Jobs and the Climate Stewardship Act: How Curbing Global Warming Can Increase Employment," Natural Resources Defense Council, 2005, http://www.rprogress .org/newpubs/2005/CSAjobs.pdf.

42. Interview with Janet Peace, senior research fellow, and Elliot Diringer, director of international strategies, Pew Center on Global Climate Change, January 2007.

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