September, 2019 — Report by E4TheFuture and E2.
Energy Efficiency Jobs in America 2019 shows the continued growth trajectory of energy efficiency, one of the nation’s biggest employers. Now representing a workforce of more than 2.3 million Americans, efficiency has more jobs than any other energy sector. With compelling visuals, the report explores job distribution beyond the top ten states in detail.
This third annual publication begins with a seven-page summary that provides an overview highlighting the top ten states for jobs and for job growth. Meaningful comparisons include sectors, technologies, firm size and more. Detailed state fact sheets also provide efficiency job numbers for metro, county, legislative and congressional districts and introduce Faces of EE.
The report is based on data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and a comprehensive survey of tens of thousands of businesses, using a methodology developed for the U.S. Department of Energy.