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12.7 million people work in the global renewable energy sector, according to the International Renewable Energy Agency.
January 20, 2023 by Stefan Ellerbeck
The new federal Inflation Reduction Act alone could generate 900,000 net jobs by 2035, with other incentives creating even more.
October 7, 2022 by Devashree Saha
Climate-friendly investments can create more jobs per dollar than polluting alternatives.
November 29, 2021 by Joel Jaeger
Is the move to net-zero, electrification and grid decarbonization creating jobs? It's a mixed bag.
July 22, 2021 by Emily Chasan
For energy buyers, procuring clean energy alone isn’t enough. As clean energy is poised for growth, make sure you’re supporting organizations that properly value their worker force.
April 30, 2021 by Sarah Golden
It’s a reflection of the growing, influential force of the clean energy sector itself that will be difficult for serious politicians to ignore forevermore.
January 22, 2021 by Sarah Golden
We have an unprecedented opportunity to write a new future. It would be criminal for our path forward not to include robust support.
May 15, 2020 by Sarah Golden
From standards to codes to benchmarking, these programs could grow workforces and energy savings.
March 19, 2019 by Annie Gilleo
An environmental economist provides the evidence.
January 3, 2019 by Garth Heutel
With some of the highest solar capacity in the nation, there's clear demand for the clean energy job potential in Florida.
November 1, 2018 by Jake Hiller
Industry experts remain hopeful and excited about the green jobs market — yes, despite what you hear from Washington.
January 16, 2018 by Nikki Gloudeman
Jobs in solar power exceed those in oil, gas or coal extraction. And there are more surprises.
December 5, 2016 by Greg Kats
A deep-dive into the numbers behind labor and renewable energy.
December 1, 2016 by Michael Renner
With oil and gas jobs on the decline in some places, employment in renewable power is surging.
June 9, 2016 by RP Siegel
With more people now employed in the solar industry than in the oil and gas pipeline business, what is the future of the clean energy workforce?
January 12, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
Green building construction accounts for 38 percent of new jobs in the so-called green economy and 33 percent of all construction jobs. Here's a look at why this boom is happening.
November 25, 2015 by Dan Probst
The former Greenpeace organizer and co-founder of Sungevity will become the new head of California clean tech fund CalCEF.
August 19, 2015 by Barbara Grady
The number of jobs in the green energy industry is increasing worldwide, but what needs to happen for this trend to continue?
May 27, 2015 by Will Nichols
In this powerful team-up, non-profit GRID Alternatives will use SunEd's cash and panel donations to get 4,000 low-income workers installing solar.
February 27, 2015 by Kit Kennedy
A recent event in Salt Lake City revealed auspicious signs for a carbon-reduced energy future.
May 5, 2014 by Kathrin Winkler
America's veterans are helping to improve national security through a cleaner energy future.
April 8, 2014 by Pierre Bull
The rural town of Feldheim has become a surprising leader in clean energy.
February 13, 2014 by Laurie Guevara-Stone
In 2013, employment in solar grew at 10 times the rate of the national average, while fossil-fuel jobs declined.
January 31, 2014 by Sustainable Business
While Frank O'Brien-Bernini's office has grown, he says every employee works in sustainability.
January 15, 2014 by Ellen Weinreb