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  • Introduction to Waste legislation

    Allenvironmental Training & Consultancy Ltd

    A training course providing an introduction to the range of legislation that impacts on controlled waste. This course introduces and explains the legislation that covers the transfer... Read more

  • Comply Direct

    Data Gathering Webinar

    Comply Direct

    This webinar will provide Comply Direct packaging members with the information required to collect and calculate packaging data. Specifically; we will cover the types of data required... Read more

  • RINA Tech UK Limited

    An introduction to Earthing Design

    RINA Tech UK Limited

    This course introduces delegates to basic earthing concepts to lead them through a typical earthing design for a high-voltage installation. It aims to provide an overview of this... Read more

  • RINA Tech UK Limited

    An introduction to Earthing, lightning protection and EMC requirements for a building

    RINA Tech UK Limited

    The subjects of earthing, lightning protection and EMC are critical aspects of building design although they are often misunderstood. This one day course demystifies the three areas... Read more

  • RINA Tech UK Limited

    Electrical and Electronic Equipment and the Environment 2019

    RINA Tech UK Limited

    This globally renowned two day event covers all environment related regulatory compliance issues which apply to hardware products. For over 20 years the conference has been presenting... Read more

  • Trinergy Intergrated Energy Solutions Ltd

    Communal Heating for Apartment Blocks

    Trinergy Intergrated Energy Solutions Ltd

    This seminar covers Heat Networks explained in easy terms; the relevance to Property Managers and step by step guidance from handover to everyday operations.

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  • Duty of Care

    Allenvironmental Training & Consultancy Ltd

    applies to every business in the UK that produces; handles or manages waste. Everyone who handles controlled waste has strict duty of care obligations to ensure the waste is managed... Read more

  • Red Engineering Design Ltd

    An overview of BREEAM New Construction 2018

    Red Engineering Design Ltd

    This presentation is a practical overview of the various aspects of BREEAM together with the key elements and requirements of BREEAM assessments for various building types.

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  • IMSM Training Ltd

    Internal Auditor Training Course ISO 27001:2013

    IMSM Training Ltd

    A comprehensive internal auditor training course to ensure that the standard is administered and maintained to the highest level; safeguarding the ISO27001 management system

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  • Safe Solutions - Safe4

    Biosecurity in an Animal Welfare Environment

    Safe Solutions - Safe4

    This course will highlight the main principles of biosecurity and why it is important. Biosecurity is the key to protecting life which includes the animals in your care; staff and... Read more

  • Maylarch Environmental

    Managing Contaminated Land through a Construction Project

    Maylarch Environmental

    Duty of Care; Compliance requirements and guidance on how to deal safely and legally with various contaminants within soils on construction / development projects.

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  • Maylarch Environmental

    Managing Abestos in Soil through a Construction Project

    Maylarch Environmental

    Duty of Care; Compliance requirements and guidance on how to deal safely and legally with asbestos contaminants within soils on construction / development projects.

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More information about Energy

The energy sector is a highly innovative and expansive industry with a sustained focus for alternative power sources, renewable energy solutions and the balance between growing energy demands with local global environment challenges. The UK energy sector employs over 680,000 in a varied array of professions, from oil & gas engineers to nuclear scientists. EU Skills Research states the UK will need to employ another 200,000 people by 2023 to keep up with industry growth and demand.

Over the last 10 years, the UK has made a transition from being a net exporter of energy to having more than 25% of UK energy now imported. The main energy sources for the UK are approximated as Natural Gas & Oil (41%), Coal (31%), Nuclear (18%), Renewables (9%) and other (1%).

Renewable Energy Sector

Renewable energy uses the natural environment to make electricity. Renewable energies include include wind, wave, hydro, biomass and solar power. Renewable energy technologies produce approximately 9% of the UK’s electricity, and EU targets mean that this is likely to increase to 30% by 2020. Renewable energy will become a critical player in the strategy to reduce carbon emissions.

Nuclear Energy Sector

Currently, approximately 18% of UK electricity is provided by nuclear power from the use of 19 reactors across 10 locations. By 2025, the UK is expected to be supplied with around 25% of its energy from nuclear power. In June 2011, eight sites across Britain were chosen as locations for new nuclear stations.

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