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Environmental sector 'holds key to Wales' economic recovery'

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A new report claims the so-called 'green economy' is now a major factor in delivering jobs and investment in Wales and holds the key to economic recovery.

According to the report by environmental think-tank Green Alliance, there are now more low carbon and environmental jobs in Wales than in motor trades, financial services and telecommunications.

Furthermore, the report found while the general economy will only return to 2007 levels by 2014 at the earliest, the green economy will have grown by 40% in that same period.

Carole Green has been finding out more.