The Swedish clean tech market
Number of clean tech companies in Sweden: 6 542
Number of employed: 41 807
Export SEK: 37 081 million
Turnover SEK: 135 487 million
Size of clean tech companies
0-10 employed 80%
11-49 employed 16%
50-249 employed 4%
>250 employed <1%
Number of companies per clean tech area
Waste management and recycling 2 940
Consulting 1 034
Sustainable building and energy efficiency 1 006
Water treatment 489
Bio energy 394
Soil remediation 172
Environmental noise 172
Wind energy 136
Air purification 109
Solar energy 88
Transports 53
Small-scaled water energy 37
Educational services and R&D 62

- Statistics from 2008
Source: the Swedish Environmental Technology Council, SWENTEC (www.swentec.se)