Industry Overview

Energy & Environment

Around 58,000 people work in the energy and environment sectors in Wales, generating over £4.8 billion in revenue. Rapid innovation is taking place in areas of marine energy initiatives and low-carbon projects. Utility companies are investing in sustainable energy sources and the deep sea ports of Wales are equipped to support renewable projects. The nation is working to eliminate landfill by 2050 and Welsh Government has pledged to make the country a low carbon economy.

Key Facts

More than 30 per cent of the Welsh population aged 21 to 64 years-old are college graduates. Add to that more than 1.5 million graduates from all over the UK.

Energy & Environment - Key Facts


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