South African Energy Sector Jobs to 2030
How the Energy [R]evolution will create sustainable green jobs
Prepared for Greenpeace Africa
This report from Greenpeace Africa sets out a vision for a low-carbon energy future for South Africa and compares it with a scenario derived from the International Energy Agency 2007 energy projection for Africa. It finds that the Energy [R]evolution scenario could be a major employment creator in South Africa, with a net increase of 78 000 jobs by 2030.