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  • [New] The Electricity Infrastructure Roadmap is expected to support the creation of 6,300 new construction jobs and as many as 2,800 ongoing jobs, mostly located in regional New South Wales, by 2030. / reneweconomy
  • [New] The infrastructure project is expected to cost around $14.5 billion and create more than 21,500 jobs across New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland during construction. / ABC (Australia)
  • Up to 3.4 million more people will struggle to afford food in the next three to six months with urban areas worst affected as job losses mount in manufacturing, construction and services and food prices rise, a World Food Programme analysis shows. / Eleven Media Group Co., Ltd
  • Sri Lanka could attract investments amounting to US$ 15 billion for CPC and would create about 200,000 new jobs and livelihoods in the first five years due to construction work on the Port City. / The Financial Express
  • The American Jobs Plan proposes supporting the construction of 500,000 charging stations, making electric vehicles more affordable through rebates and tax incentives, and purchasing electric vehicles for the federal fleet. / Brookings
  • 14 million new jobs will be created from investments in clean energy by 2030, and another 16 million from investments in efficient appliances, electric and fuel cell vehicles, and building retrofits and energy-efficient construction. / World Resources Institute
  • Biden announced a new Wind Energy Area off the coast of New York and New Jersey, which is projected to generate up to 25,000 jobs through 2022 and 2030 through the construction of wind turbines. / The Signal
  • If the 15 wind farms with active commercial leases were constructed, they could generate 30 gigawatts of electricity, create 83,000 jobs, and bring in 25 billion dollars in annual economic output over the next ten years. / Our Daily Planet
  • At the core of the U.S.'s Clean Energy Policy is the construction of a $2 trillion zero-emission electricity system by 2035 that aims to drive economic recovery and job creation, while protecting communities that lie in the crosshairs of climate change. / POWER Magazine
  • Developing BECCS at Drax Power Station, for example, would support around 17,000 jobs during the peak of construction in 2028, including roles in construction, local supply chains and the wider economy. / Drax
  • If the assumed US BOEM auctions in 2021 and 2022 happen, total full time equivalent job creation from the resulting offshore wind activities, including development, construction and operation will be approximately 80,000 jobs annually from 2025 to 2035. / Windpower Engineering & Development
  • In the short term, HFR will contribute to Canada's economic recovery by creating thousands of jobs during the construction phase. / ottawacitizen
  • The future domestic supply chain for manufacturing 36 NuScale Power Modules per year will generate around 13,500 manufacturing jobs and $2 billion in direct and indirect benefits from manufacturing and construction activities over the four - year plant construction period. / -
  • The bulk of the jobs created by the American Jobs Plan will be in the construction, manufacturing, transportation, distribution and healthcare industries. / CNBC
  • Developing Oil Reserves in Iraq DFC financing is supporting construction of a new oil processing facility in northern Kurdistan that will introduce U.S. expertise to help improve efficiency in Iraq's oil sector, create jobs, and support the Kurdish regional government's goal to develop oil reserves. / Media
  • Over two years, Line 3 will create 4,200 jobs in Minnesota, half of which will be for local union workers, and that it will provide a $2 billion jolt to the Minnesota economy during project design and construction. / Heated World
  • Queensland's renewable energy zones have been flooded with enough interest to create 60,000 megawatts of extra clean energy, which could create up to 57,000 jobs in construction alone, let alone the influx of load intensive manufacturing jobs. / reneweconomy
  • Up to 1.2 million jobs could be created across manufacturing and construction if the UK Government were to commit to a green recovery. /
  • Creating jobs is the key advantage both economically and socially, with construction consultancy Mace Group estimating that freeports could help create 150,000 new jobs and contribute an additional £9 billion annually to the UK economy. / The Irish News
  • Investment by companies like Orsted is expected to create about 38,000 direct and indirect jobs in development and construction just in the New York-New Jersey area until 2030. / Yale E360

Last updated: 20 June 2021