Nebraska is home to 17,482 clean energy jobs.

While Nebraska has the 3rd fewest clean energy jobs in the Midwest, the sector is growing quickly, especially in renewable energy generation. Between 2015 and 2016 Nebraska added 1,060 clean energy jobs, a growth rate of 6.5% – the 4th fastest growth rate in the region. Clean energy jobs are also growing much faster than overall job growth in the state: between 2015 and 2016 clean energy jobs grew more than seven