The Future of Business Energy by npower Business Solutions, Energy HQ

Episode 2: Energy specialists of the future – is there a skills gap?

Krzysztof Pikoń
Energy sector ‘needs not only the right knowledge, but also the right skills’

That’s according to InnoEnergy’s Energy Transition Programme Director Krzysztof Pikoń, who spoke to ELN in a new podcast about the challenges and opportunities posed by the ever-changing industry

Government pledges £28m for Coventry EV battery centre

The UK Battery Industrialisation Centre will provide testing facilities for new battery technologies

New network to improve gender diversity in oil and gas

Women represent only one in four out of the 280,000 skilled jobs supported by the industry

Energy and utility firms sign up to diversity commitment

They have launched an ‘Inclusion Commitment’ to work collaboratively to recruit and retain a more diverse talent in the sector

UK MPs call for all new vehicles to be zero emission by 2032

The government has set a target to phase out the sale of new petrol and diesel cars and vans by 2040

UK to establish Green Finance Institute and skills taskforce

It will be jointly funded by the government and the City of London Corporation

Oil and gas industry ‘must create 10k new roles by 2025’

The Offshore Petroleum Industry Training Organisation says more than 40,000 new people will need to be recruited into the industry over this period

Theresa May opens renewable training facility in Maidenhead

The Energy Centre is located at the Berkshire College of Agriculture

National College for nuclear sector launched

A new college aimed at helping young people and learners gain the knowledge and skills they need to work in the growing nuclear sector has been launched. The National College for Nuclear has hubs in Cumbria – Lakes College – and Somerset – Bridgwater & Taunton College – and facilities that include virtual and simulated […]