Renewable Energy Advisor

Sam W.

Job Description

You help house owners look at ways of improving their energy efficiency to reduce their CO2 emissions in small steps to a bigger picture. You do a lot of traveling to peoples houses and businesses. You also tell people if renewable energy would be a option for their house or business.

Education Needed to do the Job Sucessfully

College, Bachelors degree in Economics and International Development.

Salary Range

The salary range for a renewable energy advisor is about $55,000-$60,000 per year and $25-$30 per hour.

Advantages and disadvantages

Advantages-You are helping the environment by the way of cutting down CO2 emissions and you get better social skills because you talk to many people.

Disadvantages-The pay is not the greatest in the world.

Environmental relationship between the environment and job

You are advising people to use less CO2 and that is a greenhouse gas which acts as an oven would potentially causing a global warming and have many plants and animals die. Instead, you are advising people to use renewable energy(wind, solar, water, biomass, geothermal).

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