Climate Career Resources

Created by Chad Hunter & Daniel Hill

✋ Welcome! 

We’ve had so many conversations over the last few years about helping professionals pivot to or enter the climate / sustainability sectors, we wanted to consolidate a list of go-to resources that I’ve found helpful in my own career. 

We hope this is helpful! If you have suggestions on items/resources to add, please let us know! 

📰 Climate / Sustainability Newsletters

Bloomberg Green – Daily newsletter with perspectives on recent climate / sustainability news

Axios Generate – Daily newsletter with a roundup of the top 6 recent climate, energy, technology developments

Keep Cool – Climate Tech newsletter with subject deep dive blogs, VC compilations, and job listings

Climate Tech VC – news and in-depth analysis on the climate tech industry

🤝 Communities

OpenDoorClimate – community of climate professionals open to having conversations with someone looking to pursue a career in climate

Work On Climate – slack community for people wanting to work on climate; expert interviews, office hours, job boards, events

MCJ – great slack space for climate focused professionals, especially those interest in entrepreneurship ($10/month)

Climatebase – climate job and networking platform; climate career accelerator fellowship – slack community for tech workers looking to use skills to accelerate climate action

Climate Draft – platform for those looking to learn and work in climate tech

👷 Jobs

Sustainable Career Pathways – Trish is awesome and her website has tons of advice, job boards, coaching, and other resources for folks transitioning into climate / sustainability careers. A great go-to resource

Eds Jobs List – weekly roundup of jobs in the clean energy and sustainability, graciously put out by a former EDF Climate Corps fellow

The 2-Hour Job Search – great, systematic approach to use to help transition into the climate space, or find any new job/opportunity in general

🎧 Podcasts 

MCJ Podcast – conversations with climate leaders across enterprise, non-profits, start-ups, and more

Degrees Podcast – interviews with climate professionals and green job tips (hosted by Yesh Pavlik Slenk)

📚 Learning – climate education and solutions bootcamp

Climate Change Academy – Guided climate change courses designed for all audiences

AirMiners Boot Up – a free, “book club” style 6-week course to dig into carbon removal technologies, in conjunction with Climate Change Academy

Project Drawdown – job function action guides to make any job a climate job


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