Today, more than 7.7 million people worldwide work in the renewable energy industry. In 2014, Brazil reached nearly 1 million green jobs. The photovoltaic solar industry is the ever-growing source that provides the most jobs, with already 2.5 million positions.
Each day, more and more jobs are created in this sector. The 10 countries that lead the ranking are China, Brazil, United States, India, Germany, Indonesia, Japan, France, Bangladesh, and Colombia. The number of jobs varies according to the regional context, industry investment, increased competition, and advances in renewable technologies and manufacturing processes
Below is the projection of the number of green jobs in relation to other sources.