A skilled workforce is a crucial component to Australia’s energy transformation.
A strong clean energy sector must be founded on a dynamic and skilled workforce, supported by a focus on job safety, quality, and sustainability for Australians and Australian communities.
The Clean Energy Council is spearheading a coordinated effort to engage industry, governments, training institutions and other relevant stakeholders in laying the foundations for a strong and secure renewable energy workforce. Research commissioned by the Clean Energy Council in 2019 suggests that the renewable energy sector faces issues regarding:
Renewable energy generates over 25,000 jobs across Australia and consists of a diverse range of occupations. Here we profile some of the people working in clean energy and learn more about the work they do.