Jim Barrett: Businesses will be responsible for green job creation

In response to President Obama's State of the Union address, Jim Barrett, Chief Economist at the Clean Economy Development Center, explains how businesses investing in green jobs will be more effective than government. Do you agree? Do you know of a business or a government policy that is creating jobs while helping the planet? Share your story.

And be sure to catch Jim's blog post about "silly season" and see what President Obama and Planet Forward have in common.

How do you move the Planet Forward? Tweet us @planet_forward or contribute to the conversation with your own story.