Renewable energy projects expected to generate 21,000 new jobs

In the first quarter 101 renewable projects were entered into the Environmental Assessment Service (SEA), which totaled US $17,649 million. Meanwhile, 23 mining projects and 30 real estate initiatives were entered, totalling an investment of about US $3.5 billion. These 101 projects will generate 17,013 jobs in their construction phase, surpassing mining and real estate which will generate 1,590 and 2,091 jobs respectively.

Source: La Tercera