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Labor Leading Climate

Report Tracks NYS Policy Issues

Beginning in 2022, report will be published on Labor Day.
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Report Tracks NYS Policy Issues

ILR Employees Recognized

Staff and faculty were recognized at the annual ILR Employee Recognition and Services Awards Friday.
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ILR Employees Recognized

A Just Transition? On Brooklyn's Waterfront, Oil Companies and Community Activists Join Together to Create an Offshore Wind Proj

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New York requires that all major renewable energy developments meet prevailing wage agreements and local or national procurement guidelines that encourage domestic manufacturing. But Lara Skinner, director of the Labor Leading on Climate Initiative at the Worker Institute, says other states are far behind.
A Just Transition? On Brooklyn's Waterfront, Oil Companies and Community Activists Join Together to Create an Offshore Wind Proj

The Promise of Offshore Wind

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Offshore wind is the exciting growth area for technology and jobs. According to Lara Skinner, director of the labor leading on climate initiative, while unions are connected to the installation of wind turbines, there is room for tremendous growth in manufacturing and assembly as well.
The Promise of Offshore Wind

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