Green energy: renewables offers jobs bonanza

THE renewable energy sector has the capacity to generate as many as 400,000 jobs by 2020, experts believe.

Such exciting growth prospects will come as the UK dramatically reduces its use of carbon-producing energy and turns to renewables.

According to the Renewable Energy Association, 600 companies involved in wind, tidal and solar energy already employ nearly 10,000 people in this region alone. The North West has the largest wind power workforce outside London and South East, and is also a leader in the heat ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...