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Energy Conservation Technicians

Overview

Energy conservation technicians identify and measure the amount of energy used to heat, cool, and operate a building or industrial process. They analyze the efficiency of energy use and determine the amount of energy lost through wasteful processes or lack of insulation. After analysis, they suggest energy conservation techniques and install any needed corrective measures. Energy conservation technicians are also known as energy auditors, energy efficiency auditors, and weatherization installers and technicians.

Salary Range

$25,000 to $100,000

Minimum Education Level

Some Postsecondary Training

Certification/License

Recommended

Outlook

Faster than the Average
Personality Traits

Conventional

Problem-Solving

Technical

Career Ladder
Energy Conservation Manager or Business Owner

Energy Conservation Technician

Energy Conservation Trainee

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