Clean energy jobs rising fast in Mass.

Massachusetts ranked as one of the top 5 states for clean energy jobs

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Photo: Thinkstock

CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Those looking for work may find clean energy jobs might be the way to go, especially here in Massachusetts.

A new report from the Environmental Entrepreneurs group shows the number of clean energy and transportation jobs doubled between the first and second quarter of the year. The group ranks Massachusetts as one of the top 5 states for creating clean energy jobs.

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said a new Clean Power Plan is expected to create hundreds of thousands of jobs and save Americans around 37 billion dollars in energy costs.

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