Now 15,305 jobs strong, Rhode Island's clean energy economy continues to demonstrate robust economic growth. Since 2014, clean energy employment in the Ocean State has grown by an impressive 66 percent and 11 percent over just this past year. Over the last 12 months, 82 percent of employment growth, or roughly 1,300 jobs, can be attributed to newly created positions all across the Ocean State.
Rhode Island Public Radio Interview with Rhode Island Office of the Energy Resources Commissioner, Carol Grant, about the 2017 Clean Jobs report.
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