Research shows COVID-19 did not stop clean energy jobs from rising

Female chemical engineer develops clean energy storage solutions.

More women need to be brought into the renewables sector, says a report. Image:  ThisisEngineering RAEng/Unsplash

Megan Rowling
Journalist, Thomson Reuters Foundation
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There were 12 million jobs in renewable energy and its supply chains last year, a third of them in solar power. Image: IRENA

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Example of poeple working in a renewable energy job, as women work on solar energy panel. Image: REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli

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