Green Job & Industry Trends
from the December 2010 Newsletter
2010 was a good year all in all.
VC investment in clean tech surged, the sector attracted 43% of new investment. The first 3 quarters of 2010 surpassed the whole of 2009. The big winners this year are transportation, biofuels, smart grid, energy efficiency, and solar.
Electric vehicles are now the fastest growing sector. Manufacturing, sales & service jobs will be created/transformed in the reborn auto industry. In addition to VC investment, private companies with and without loan commitments are pouring dollars into technology, facilities (more…)