Tar sands, shoil, pipelines: they’re the energy news out of Canada these days. But the real energy news, according to the Toronto Globe and Mail, is that renewables employ more Canadians than these fossil-fuel enterprises.
According to this report by the International Energy Agency, renewable energy now accounts for 22 percent of the global mix. Most of the growth, I’d guess, occurred outside the United States…
Where to look for a job in wind energy? One good bet: Where the wind towers are. Here’s an interactive map showing wind sites around the United States.
If you’re in a hurry to see renewables replace fossil fuels, says energy expert Vaclav Smil, then you’re likely to be disappointed.
Still, that’s no reason not to try.
Want an energy career in the Antilles? The possibilities are there, as this article suggests…
The tiger in your tank might be sugar. Sweet!