Green jobs

Photo | 23 September, 2004

Worker at Vestas Wind Turbine Factory, Campbelltown, Scotland.

There are already around 3 million people employed by the renewable energy industry today, like this worker in a wind turbine factory. By 2030, if the Energy [R]evolution scenario is followed, this could rise to 8.5 million jobs. This would mean almost 12 million jobs for all energy industries combined with the Energy [R]evolution, as opposed to 8.7 million with business as usual.

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2015: A Year in Pictures

Slideshow | 21 December, 2015

2015: A Year of People Powered Change

Video | 17 December, 2015 at 9:30

As 2015 draws to a close, we look back on some of the Greenpeace campaign highlights of the past year.

Together We Are Stronger

Video | 2 December, 2015 at 9:30

This powerful animation, produced for Greenpeace Mediterranean to celebrate its 20th anniversary, is by Anima Istanbul, one of Turkey's leading studios. It is a timely reminder that only by working together can we protect this fragile Earth.

People's Climate March 2015

Slideshow | 1 December, 2015

Dam collapse creates environmental disaster in Brazil

Video | 18 November, 2015 at 9:40

Mud – full of dangerous metals – quickly overtook the nearby mining community of Mariana in Minas Gerais state. At least seventeen people were killed. Hundreds more have been displaced by the wall of sludge released in the dam collapse. Music:...

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