Online green job postings quadruple in past two years

Aug 3, 2011

With national jobs statistics bleak in some sectors, it's good to know there's an increase in job postings for clean energy and sustainability-related jobs–anecdotally suggesting that the "sustainability" sector is faring better than most, according to the Wall Street Journal.

The article reports that in the past two years, the number of online job postings containing the keyword "sustainability" has more than quadrupled to 8,245 in May, according to, which aggregates online job postings. The number containing "wind" and "solar" more than doubled in the same time period.