Is anyone going into the Green Field as a mechanic or electrician? Im kinda thinking about going into that field. Is the job market goodor bad? and what do you think the best position is to be in?
Great field to go into, what part depends on you. Do you enjoy tinkering with electronics / working on cars / tinkering in general
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There are a wide range of choices for what you can do in the clean energy field, do some research and contact some local companies that relate to what you are interested in. If they're local all the better, though many smaller companies will have someone on hand that is happy to answer intelligent questions
The rise of hydraulic fraking natural gas in the last couple years has dropped the price and slowed down much of the development of wind farms that were being picked up through the mid-west, though long term the development of sustainable energy sources is still an industry in its infancy.
For example, the solar industry has “slowed down” in the last couple years but is still outpacing the growth of the rest of the US economy by several fold.
Renewable Energy World is a great web-site focused on the industry, with an article about this growth