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The Renewable Energy Institute receives prestigious EI Award 2020

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The Renewable Energy Institute has been awarded the prestigious EI Award 2020 for ‘Talent Development and Learning’. The Renewable Energy Institute was chosen out of 160 nominees from all over the world to receive the award for exceptional work on “creating a global skilled workforce in renewable energy & energy efficiency“. The Renewable Energy Institute EEC has been selected by a panel of expert judges to receive the distinguished award for “Talent Development and Learning”. The Institute was chosen for the award alongside organisations such as the National Grid, Octopus Energy, and Swansea University.
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EEC Alumni Spotlight – ROV Pilot, Bogi Winther

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The Renewable Energy Institute is pleased to focus on the achievements of those who have attended the EEC's courses and accomplished the internationally recognised Galileo Master Certificate to further their careers in the Green Energy sector. This month, the Renewable Energy Institute is delighted to speak with Bogi Winther, ROV Pilot and Marine Engineer, to hear about his experience of studying the Online Accredited Master in Renewable Energy Award. Bogi is part of the Renewable Energy Institute's global network of course participants from over 150 countries worldwide, including delegates from PwC, Hilton International Hotels, EDF Energy, the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), and many more.
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EEC Alumni Spotlight – Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Nelson Fernandes

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The EEC Accredited Center is pleased to focus on the achievements of those who have attended EEC courses and accomplished the internationally recognized Galileo Master Certificate to further their careers in the Green Energy sector. This month, the EEC is delighted to speak with Nelson Fernandes, Senior Mechanical Engineering undergraduate, to hear about his experience of studying the Online Accredited Master in Renewable Energy Award.  Nelson is part of the EEC's global network of course participants from over 150 countries worldwide, including delegates from Volkswagen, Google, IBM, the Global Environment Facility, and many more.
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The Renewable Energy Institute EEC Expands Membership Programme

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Europe now has its first official Renewable Energy Institute, as the UK Government earlier this month awarded the prestigious ‘Institute’ title to the European Energy Centre (EEC). As part of the Renewable Energy Institute EEC’s mission to promote knowledge-sharing and best practice in Renewable Energy and Efficiency, the EEC provides all previous participants the opportunity to join the acclaimed Professional Membership Programme. With the new Institute status, the EEC plans to develop the membership programme further, putting resources towards exclusive networking events and presentations by the EEC’s experts and international research collaborators.
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‘Institute’ status awarded to European Energy Centre by UK Government; launching the first Renewable Energy Institute in Europe

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The European Energy Centre (EEC-ECT) has been awarded Institute status by the UK Government following the distinguished work in providing accredited Renewable Energy training and research carried out in the UK and internationally. The prestigious Institute status is only awarded to well-established organisations and bodies who deliver education of the highest excellence.
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New Career Opportunities in Renewable Energy

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The world is preparing for a Green Economic Recovery, with a just transition to a sustainable future for everyone. The EEC reports on the range of new career opportunities that will be open to trained professionals worldwide as steps are taken towards global decarbonisation and climate neutrality. Following the economic challenges of the past months there has been an international call for a Green Economic Recovery that will create a stronger and more environmentally sound financial structure. Around the world, countries are assigning funds to improve energy efficiency and to expand the Renewable Energy sector.
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Studying Renewable Energy from Home: the best thing you can do right now

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Staying at home has become part of everyday life for many Renewable Energy professionals all over the world in the recent months, as a result of preventing the spread of COVID-19. As time goes on, keeping your days interesting and varying can become challenging in a physically isolated environment. Studying accredited Renewable Energy online courses will provide you with a productive way of spending your days and keeping your mind agile, while preparing for your future career advancement.
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Nottingham City Council Receives Expert Renewable Energy training from the EEC

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The European Energy Centre (EEC) was delighted to deliver a bespoke course in Renewable Energy and Finance for Midlands Energy Hub’s Regional Energy Team, alongside colleagues from their Nottingham City Council hosts Energy Services. Nottingham City Council, approached the EEC for customised specialist training to help Nottingham achieve their goal of becoming a carbon neutral city by 2028. The course was taught by two of the EEC’s renowned expert lecturers, who both have many years of experience working as consultants and researchers in Finance and Green Energy. At the end of the course, participants had the opportunity to sit the exam for the internationally recognised Galileo Master Certificate.
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US Focus: Renowned Renewable Energy course made available online

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The EEC’s acclaimed Renewable Energy Market Trends and Finance course, now available to study flexibly online from home, is unique in bringing together the latest knowledge in Renewable Energy, Project Management, and Finance with a specific focus on the US industry. Using financial models and applying them to recent case studies, the course equips professionals with essential knowledge in order to make informed decisions in order to formulate and realize successful sustainability plans.
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EEC Alumni Spotlight – The Clinton Foundation, Kyle Coulam

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The EEC Accredited Center is pleased to focus on the achievements of those who have attended EEC courses and accomplished the internationally recognized Galileo Master Certificate to further their careers in the Green Energy sector. This month, the EEC is delighted to speak with Kyle Coulam, Project Manager at the Clinton Foundation’s Climate Initiative, to hear about his experience of the live virtual classroom course on Renewable Energy Market Trends and Finance. Kyle joined the EEC's global network of course participants from over 150 countries worldwide, including delegates from EarthJustice, Hilton International Hotels, BlackRock, UN Sustainable Development Committee and many more.
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