Green jobs in Croatia

30 Jun 2014


Do investments in renewable energy and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions present an unnecessary cost at a time when we witness the fall in production and GDP? Or do they offer the possibility to develop the local economy, create jobs and competitive Croatian products?

This analysis deals with these questions, attempting to identify strategic areas and achievable goals for the implementation of energy efficiency in building construction and the production from renewable energy sources in Croatia. The analysis provides an overview of the potential number of green jobs through the achievement of those goals, estimates the total reduction in greenhouse gas emissions, reducing fossil fuel imports and the size of the investment.