Low Carbon covers all activity that deals with environmental issues, ranging from traditional pollution clean-up, to renewable energy, to complex low carbon solutions such as alternative fuels for vehicles.

Liverpool City Region’s coastal location and low carbon and energy business capabilities mean it is a national hub in the low carbon economy, contributing over £2bn to our region’s economy employing over 22,000 people in 1,400 companies.

Possible careers in this sector:

  • Civil Engineer
  • Logistics Manager
  • Maritime Engineer
  • Plumber
  • Surveyor
  • Construction Manager
  • Architect
  • Chemical Scientist
  • Electrician
  • Aeronautical Engineer
  • Vehicle Technician
  • Offshore Engineer

Our subject areas linked to this sector:

  • 22,000
    people employed

  • 1,400

  • £2bn


Choose a different growth sector:

  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Creative and Digital
  • Financial and Professional Services
  • Life Science and Health
  • Low Carbon
  • SuperPort
  • Visitor Economy