Energy sector must pull together for skills

Clancy, Mike
April 2010
Utility Week;4/2/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 12, p14
Trade Publication
In this article, the author focuses on the need for the right designing, planning and engineering skills as Great Britain shifts to a low-carbon economy. He estimates that 9,000 new employees will be needed by 2014 and lauds the launch of the National Skills Academy for Power on March 17, 2010. He urges the Energy Networks Association, the Association of Energy Producers and other professional groups to work together in establishing a common understanding of competencies required and the training program structure needed to deliver the skills.


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