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  • Ditto Sustainability

    Introduction to Managing Helathcare Waste: BHRUT

    Ditto Sustainability

    As above but tailored for Barking; Havering and Redbridge NHS Trust to cover some of their ways of working.

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    Introduction to MRF

    Ditto Sustainability

    An introduction to the purpose and functionality of a Materials Reclaim Facility.

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    Journey of Food

    Ditto Sustainability

    The module gives an excellent overview of the food waste ‘issue’ and provides key actions we can implement to be more sustainable. The Journey of Food focuses on personal... Read more

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    Journey of Waste

    Ditto Sustainability

    This innovative eLearning course provides a truly interactive way of examining the key requirements set out by a number of pieces of prominent UK waste management legislation.

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    LSE Sustainability Awareness

    Ditto Sustainability

    This eLearning looks at a number of sustainability measures undertaken at the London School of Economics and includes Energy; Water; Waste; Procurement and Biodiversity.

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    M&S REACH

    Ditto Sustainability

    This module looks at the Legal Requirements of REACH and the responsibility of Marks and Spencer when it comes to importing products into the UK.

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    WasteAware

    Ditto Sustainability

    WasteAware provides a fantastic introduction to best practice waste and resource management. This highly interactive module will get you and your staff thinking about waste management... Read more

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    WaterAware

    Ditto Sustainability

    WaterAware is aimed at anyone who wants a comprehensive introduction to best practice water use and management.  WaterAware focuses on personal engagement; with your journey beginning... Read more

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    Waste Expert Learn

    Ditto Sustainability

    This comprehensive package of eLearning will allow learners to learn about all aspects of waste management based around nine core themes: What is Waste? Basic Principles; Legislation... Read more

  • Ditto Sustainability

    Introduction to Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility

    Ditto Sustainability

    This short module will help you understand the core concepts and principles of sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and how your organisation can respond to; and... Read more

  • Valpak

    Packaging Data Workshops

    Valpak

    Our Packaging Data Workshops are the ideal opportunity for Valpak members to gain a better understanding of the Packaging Waste Regulations and equip themselves with the confidence and... Read more

  • Major Energy Users' Council (MEUC)

    Profiting from demand side flexibility and storage

    Major Energy Users' Council (MEUC)

    This course forms part of the National Grid Power Responsive campaign to raise awareness of the benefits from demand side flexibility including storage and provides an introduction for... Read more

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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