New European Battery Academy launched with €10m EU grant

It will effectively co-ordinate reskilling and upskilling efforts and provide immediate rollout of high-quality training across member states

New plan unveiled to build clean hydrocarbon workforce of the future

Clean Resource Innovation Network will work with five energy-focused young professional (YP) associations to advance the skills, network and career prospects of tens of thousands of YP members from across Canada

EU proposes environmental sustainability to be ‘at the core’ of education and training

The Commission’s proposal aims to support member states, schools and all education providers in equipping learners with the understanding and skills on sustainability, climate change and the environment

New inquiry into hydrogen and carbon capture launched in Scotland

It will investigate what further support is needed for the hydrogen sector to incorporate the gas into the UK’s energy mix and ensure a ‘just transition’ for the oil and gas industry

Nuclear power: Welsh Government signs MoU with Sizewell C Consortium

It could potentially see an investment of up to £900m in the Welsh nuclear supply chain and the creation of up to 4,700 jobs

Step inside the tunnels powering London…

ELN visits the £1bn London Power Tunnels project, designed to support the capital’s demand for power and the UK’s net zero transition

Ørsted unveils more than £50k for STEM skills across Lancashire and Cumbria

The renewable energy developer says the wave of new finance will be sourced from the Walney Extension Skills Fund

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