renewable energy jobs

India's 100 GW Solar Target Could Create 1 Million Jobs by 2022

February 20, 2015 by NRDC Switchboard

India Solar Target and Jobs

Delhi is abuzz as the first renewable energy-financing summit organized by the Indian government, RE-Invest 2015, wrapped up with commitments totaling 266 GW of renewable energy in the next 5 years. For context, the country currently has about 250 GW of total installed power from all sources.[read more]

Indian Renewable Energy Sector to Create 2.4 Million Jobs by 2020

November 24, 2012 by Matthew Cook

India’s renewable energy sector create up to 2.4 million jobs by 2020. Now, the sector employs 200,000 people, but this could jump 14 times by 2030 with the right policies and investments in place. By 2050, about 92 percent of India’s energy infrastructure will be based on renewable energy sources.[read more]