07 Jun '12, 4pm

UN Report – Switching to a Green Economy Might Mean Millions of Jobs

In the US, there are now about three million “green jobs,” in sectors such as wind power and energy efficiency, the study found. In the UK, the number is close to one million and has been one of the few areas of the economy that has been creating jobs. There are about 500,000 people working in green jobs in Spain. In the developing world, too, the number is growing rapidly – about 7% of people employed in Brazil, amounting to three million people, are now in the green economy.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/06/07/un-report-switching-t...

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