penters, administrative assistants, machinists, cashiers, management
analysts, civil engineers and sheet-metal workers.
•;Renewable;energy;and;energy-efficient;technologies;could;dis-place approximately 1.2 billion tons of carbon emissions annually by
2030, the amount scientists believe is necessary to prevent the most
dangerous consequences of climate change.
from energy efficiency and 43 percent would be from renewable energy.
remain about level through 2030, while renewable energy technologies
can provide large reductions in carbon emissions below current levels.
farming, professional services, public sector, retail, truck transportation,
fabricated metals and electrical equipment.
growing renewable energy and energy-efficiency sectors as well as from
improvements in overall economic growth due to energy savings. Farming directly benefits from biomass and biofuel technology growth.
nature required by these roles.
by solar photovoltaics, biofuels, biomass and concentrating solar
To download the report, see ases.org/climatejobs. ST
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