ThinkProgress: Clean energy employs more people than fossil fuels in nearly every U.S. state

22-04-2017 / Category : News

From: Think Progress

Nationally, clean energy jobs outnumber fossil fuel jobs by more than 2.5 to 1, according to a new Sierra Club analysis of Department of Energy jobs data. And when it comes to coal and gas — two sectors President Donald Trump has promised to bolster through his upcoming executive order on energy regulation — clean energy jobs outnumber jobs dealing with those two fossil fuels by 5 to 1.

Source: Clean energy employs more people than fossil fuels in nearly every U.S. state

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