Clean energy jobs can be found in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors and can range from entry-level to professional positions in a wide range of fields.
Internships in energy efficiency and renewable energy-related fields, such as solar and fuel cells, energy efficiency, atmospheric sciences, ecology, global carbon cycles, climatology, and more, include EERE's own student internship program.
To pursue a clean energy career, you may need general as well as specialized training.
The U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy accelerates research, development, and deployment of advanced energy technologies in renewables and energy efficiency.
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