“In 2017, altogether 54 thousand full-time jobs in the Netherlands were associated with renewable energy and energy efficiency. This number was up from 35 thousand in 2008. Employment in these activities has increased continuously since 2008, with only a small dip in 2011. Employment in conventional energy grew steadily from 2008 to 2014 and subsequently dropped to the level of 2008. In full-time equivalents, 64 thousand jobs were associated with conventional energy in 2017. This is evident from research results published today by Statistics Netherlands (CBS).”
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