Green jobs are either:
- Jobs in businesses that produce goods or provide services that benefit the environment or conserve natural resources.
- Jobs in which workers' duties involve making their establishment's production processes more environmentally friendly or use fewer natural resources.
Environmental remediation is the removal of pollution or contaminants from water (both ground water and surface water) and soil.
Electric cars are considered to be an important step towards reducing petroleum dependence, protecting the environment, and improving transportation sustainability.