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The brochure is a summary of the larger report, The Future of the Greeen Economy: Grand Erie, Hamilton and Niagara. The green economy is defined and key sectors are listed. The top 20 occupations in green industries are indicated. A summary of employer survey results is listed. For an indepth look at the green economy we encourage you to review The Future of the Green Economy: Grand Erie, Hamilton and Niagara.
In Hamilton, the majority of people employed in green industries are considered prime working age, ie. those between 25-44 years of age. However, over 40% of the workforce are over 45 years of age. There will be an increased need to replace retiring workers over the next 10 years.