Energy, Environment and Utilities Technology

With renewable energy sources and digital technology transforming this sector, many careers have a strong focus on the delivery of green power to customers.

The industry focuses on managing infrastructure such as power stations, most notably generating electricity using renewables.  Where it was once fossil fuels as the main source of power generation, renewable energy is the future.

Furthermore, companies in this industry sector ensure the provision of clean water to homes and businesses, treat wastewater, or even enforce industry rules and regulations.

Approximately 112,000 people work in the renewable energy sector, with the vast majority working in jobs related to wind energy.

There are 3 overarching Industry Pathways for people interesting in pursuing a career within Energy, Environment and Utilities Technology:

  • Environmental Resources
  • Energy & Power Technology
  • Telecommunications