Looking for a great paying Job in Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy, Building Controls, and Water conservation?
There are two great reason why you should - the first is that there is new EPA legislation that requires a reduction in Carbon output by electricity generators which means energy efficiency and renewable energy will play a greater role in the low-carbon solution. The second reason is the Lane Community College Energy and Water Conservation programs are here to prepare you for a career in the new low-carbon economy. Below are two articles regarding the opportunities for employment in Clean Energy and Clean Water. The first article is the good news is offered by a research report from the National Resource Defence Council showing a huge jump in clean energy and water jobs because of the carbon policy. The second is the EPA policy.
Read the NRDC study here: http://www.nrdc.org/globalwarming/files/less-carbon-more-jobs-IB.pdf
Read the new EPA Carbon policy here: http://www2.epa.gov/carbon-pollution-standards/clean-power-plan-proposed-rule