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The green economy will cause a change in occupations' employment demand or work and worker requirements such as tasks, skills, knowledge, and credentials. Green occupations are linked to Green Economy Sectors.

Renewable Energy Generation   Save Table (XLS/CSV)

This sector covers activities related to developing and using energy sources such as solar, wind, geothermal, and biomass. This sector also includes traditional, non-renewable sources of energy undergoing significant green technological changes (e.g., oil, coal, gas, and nuclear).
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Green New & Emerging 51-8099.01 Biofuels Processing Technicians   Green Occupation Green
Green New & Emerging 11-3051.03 Biofuels Production Managers Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 11-9041.01 Biofuels/Biodiesel Technology and Product Development Managers Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 51-8099.03 Biomass Plant Technicians Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 11-3051.04 Biomass Power Plant Managers Green Occupation
Green Enhanced Skills 17-2051.00 Civil Engineers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook   Green Occupation
Green Enhanced Skills 47-5041.00 Continuous Mining Machine Operators Green Occupation
Green Enhanced Skills 17-2071.00 * Electrical Engineers Green Occupation
Green Enhanced Skills 19-4041.02 Geological Sample Test Technicians Bright Outlook Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 11-3051.02 Geothermal Production Managers Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 49-9099.01 Geothermal Technicians Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 51-8099.04 Hydroelectric Plant Technicians Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 11-3051.06 Hydroelectric Production Managers Green Occupation
Green Enhanced Skills 51-4041.00 Machinists Green Occupation
Green Enhanced Skills 49-9071.00 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General Bright Outlook Green Occupation
Green Enhanced Skills 17-2141.00 Mechanical Engineers Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 11-3051.05 Methane/Landfill Gas Collection System Operators Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 51-8099.02 Methane/Landfill Gas Generation System Technicians Green Occupation
Green Enhanced Skills 19-4051.01 Nuclear Equipment Operation Technicians Green Occupation
Green Enhanced Skills 51-8011.00 Nuclear Power Reactor Operators Green Occupation
Green Increased Demand 51-8012.00 Power Distributors and Dispatchers Green Occupation
Green Enhanced Skills 51-8013.00 Power Plant Operators Green Occupation
Green Enhanced Skills 51-9012.00 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders Green Occupation
Green Enhanced Skills 47-5013.00 Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining Bright Outlook Green Occupation
Green Enhanced Skills 47-2211.00 Sheet Metal Workers Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 47-1011.03 Solar Energy Installation Managers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 17-2199.11 Solar Energy Systems Engineers Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 47-2231.00 Solar Photovoltaic Installers Bright Outlook Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 41-4011.07 Solar Sales Representatives and Assessors Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 47-4099.02 Solar Thermal Installers and Technicians Bright Outlook Green Occupation
Green Enhanced Skills 11-3071.02 Storage and Distribution Managers Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 17-2199.10 Wind Energy Engineers Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 11-9199.09 Wind Energy Operations Managers Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 11-9199.10 Wind Energy Project Managers Green Occupation
Green New & Emerging 49-9081.00 Wind Turbine Service Technicians Bright Outlook Green Occupation