by Pablo F. J.
Over the past few decades eco-friendliness has become ever more important as devastating effects of climate change have been emerging globally. Almost everyone is aware of global warming to some degree and measures have been implicated so that proprietors and business owners have to adhere to certain rules regarding waste and recycling. With the constant increase in awareness and attempts to prevent climate change, eco-friendly jobs have been increasing in popularity and new roles have been emerging.
When considering a new career path, eco-friendly jobs can not only be interesting they also help local communities and the future wellbeing of the planet. Moreover, there’s likely to be future demand for green jobs as we continually aim to look after our planet. Green jobs can be found on many online recruitment websites, here are some of the top positions and industries to look out for when green job seeking.
Green Car Manufacturing
CO2 emissions are renowned for being huge contributors to global warming. Road traffic emissions are heavily responsible for carbon emissions and many manufacturers are trying to combat the issue by producing cars which are more eco-friendly and fuel efficient. More hybrid and electric car models are emerging, showing a bright future for the green car manufacturing industry.
Renewable Energy Installation
What’s better to homeowners than free electricity that they’re paid to produce? Renewable energy resources are incredibly popular as an investment option and free solar panels are now available for homeowners who lack financial backing. Renewable energy installation is a rather sound industry as there’s a lot of governmental support and funding, in order to increase their popularity.
Climatology is the practice of assessing weather conditions over a period of time. Climatologists play a vital part in evaluating the extent of climate change and predict future climate. Climatologists help forecast future weather which is essential for human survival. They also predict how human activity is affecting the earth, providing us with a guide on how we can reduce our emissions.
Hydrologists are responsible for the efficient flow of water to homes. Waste water treatment and sewers are covered by hydrologists to ensure all homes have a constant supply of clean water to their homes in a cost effective manner. They not only help the environment, they also play a crucial role in human life.
Many trees are felled each year for everyday human needs such as furniture, paper and toilet roll. This deforestation is affecting wildlife and endangering vulnerable species of animals whose habitat is a forest. Foresters help to manage and care for forests and trees by measuring biodiversity and air quality.
There are many green jobs available for those who want to care for the environment whilst in employment. Many of these jobs can be extremely rewarding both financially and personally. Protecting wildlife, humans and the Earth can be an extremely rewarding responsibility and many green jobs have exciting future prospects.
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* Language: Hindi. List of Topics Covered:
1. Recap of previous lecture on Climatology Part-I: troposphere, stratosphere, Mesospher, Thermosphere
2. Recap: Basic movement of air: advection, convection, stability-instability, adiabatic lapse rat, Temperature inversion and its examples
3. Recap: Precipitation process: evaporation, humidity, condensation-clouds
4. Recap: Types of rainfall: convectional, orographic, cyclonic, frontal
5. Pressure system and Planetary wind system: Upper tropospheric winds, Geo-strophic winds, Upper-tropospheric Westerlies winds, Rossby waves, Jet stream
6. Permanent Jet streams-Locations of
7. 3 temporary Jet stream: Tropical easterly Jet, Somali Jet stream (Findlater) and Polar night Jet stream
8. Jet stream and travelling depressions
9. Weather of mid and high latitude
10. Condition of low pressure: thermally induced and dynamically induced
11. Air mass: meaning and properties,
12. Fronts: Cold front vs War Front
Powerpoint available at http://Mrunal.org/download
Exam-Utility: UPSC CSAT, Prelims, Mains, CDS, CAPF
Faculty Name: Ms. Rajtanil Solanki
Venue: Sardar Patel Institute of Public Administration (SPIPA), Satellite, Ahmedabad, Gujarat,India
G6/P4: Climatology Part-II: Jet-streams, Airmass, Fronts