Exploring a growing industry and connecting to local opportunities
“Between the beginning of 2010 and December 2019, the clean energy industry in Massachusetts added almost 54,000 jobs, which accounts for 10.3% of all jobs created in the state during that time. In 2019, the clean energy industry contributed over $14 billion to the Massachusetts Gross State Product.” 2020 Massachusetts Clean Energy Industry Report
Clean and renewable energy sources, such as wind turbines, solar panels and biofuels, are increasingly familiar to all of us. Likewise, when it comes to energy conservation and efficiency, the materials, technology and services available to us are constantly improving. Here in Massachusetts, the clean energy industry is more important than ever, as we strive to meet the growing energy demands of consumers through sustainable methods.
But what career opportunities are there locally, for those with an interest in clean energy and the environment? To give you an idea of the jobs available, we’ve divided them into categories, provided a list of example jobs across varying levels of education and experience for each category, and connected those example jobs with education & training opportunities currently offered in Massachusetts.