All pages with keywords: green jobs

How many green jobs are there in the US?

How many green jobs are there in the US?

a commentary by Karlygash Kuralbayeva 9 May, 2018

According to a new report from the International Renewable Energy Agency there are 10.3 million renewable energy jobs globally  – a 5.3 % increase since 2017. The latest report on … read more »


Characterising green employment: The impacts of ‘greening’ on workforce composition

Characterising green employment: The impacts of ‘greening’ on workforce composition

a research article by Alex Bowen, Karlygash Kuralbayeva, Eileen Tipoe 3 April, 2018

This paper estimates the share of jobs in the US that would benefit from a transition to the green economy, and presents different measures for the ease with which workers … read more »


New study concludes that claims about ‘green jobs’ cannot yet be assessed by governments

Press release 27 March, 2015

Governments cannot yet evaluate whether ‘green’ policies are creating or destroying jobs due to a lack of data and poor methods, according to a new report. read more »