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Latest Renewable Energy News from the European Energy Centre. Working in partnership with the United Nations (UNEP) and major universities the EEC is an Independent Professional Body that promotes best practice in renewable energy and energy efficiency through renewable energy training courses and global conferences.

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EEC Report: “The Renewable Energy Sector Needs More Women”

Renewable Energy provides amazing new possibilities for women who want to change the energy sector. Technology has traditionally been a very male-dominated industry, but the trends are changing, as more women are being appointed in senior positions and taking places on the boards of organisations and companies around the globe. The EEC is pleased to see that many of its women participants are changing careers from having started off in the fossil fuels industry to embark upon a clean energy path. Women who have previously worked with traditional transport manufacturing are now showing a strong interest in Electric Vehicles, realising that the future lies within green technology and infrastructure.
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EEC Alumni Spotlight – Global Environment Facility

Global Environment Facility
The EEC Accredited Center is pleased to focus on the achievements of those who have attended EEC courses and achieved the internationally recognized Galileo Master Certificate to further their careers in the Green Energy sector. The EEC this month is delighted to speak with Filippo Berardi, of international financing organisation the Global Environment Facility, who attended the Electric Vehicles course at The George Washington University. Filippo joined the EEC's network of course participants from over 140 countries worldwide, including delegates from IBM, General Motors and the World Bank.
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EEC and United Nations: 18th Conference

18th European Conference in Renewable Energy and Technology
On 6th-7th June this year, the UN-EEC-CSG’s 18th European Conference gathered delegates from the European Commission and Parliament, UNIDO, FAO, and international government bodies such as ATF, JSRAE and AREA among others, as well as researchers and industry experts to discuss the latest developments in renewable energy. Several key speakers at the European Conference referenced the 2030 Agenda, stating that the 17 universal goals set up in the agenda are still achievable, if sustainable energy is kept at the forefront of international decision-making.
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EEC Alumni Spotlight – The Nature Conservancy, Trina Mallik

Nature Conservancy, Trina Mallik
The EEC Accredited Center is pleased to focus on the achievements of those who have attended EEC courses and achieved the internationally recognized Galileo Master Certificate to further their careers in the Green Energy sector. The EEC this month is delighted to speak with The Nature Conservancy's Trina Mallik, who attended the Electric Vehicles course in New York City. Trina joined the EEC's network of course participants from over 140 countries worldwide, including delegates from IBM, General Motors and the World Bank.
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EEC Alumni Spotlight – IBM, Sri Sri-Jayantha

IBM Sri Sri-Jayantha
The EEC Accredited Center is pleased to focus on the achievements of those who have attended EEC courses and attained the internationally recognised Galileo Master Certificate to further their careers in the Green Energy sector. The EEC this month is delighted to speak with Sri Sri-Jayantha of IBM, who attended the Electric Vehicles course in New York City. This course is the first of its kind, bringing the acclaimed Electric Vehicles course to the USA's largest city.
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Achieve the Master Award in Renewable Energy

The European Energy Centre's (EEC) Accredited Master in Renewable Energy Award is the most comprehensive pathway that the EEC offers. With 12 different courses studied flexibly over 18 months, you can expand your knowledge in a wide range of renewable energy topics, such as wind power, solar power, energy storage and electric vehicles. At the EEC, you can be sure that the training that you are taking part in has been developed by university professors and renowned international industry experts, with more than 30 years of experience in their field. The courses are designed to address all levels of understanding, taking you through the basics of the subject to in-depth, advanced learning. There has never been a better time to join the renewable industry.
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EEC Alumni Spotlight – Elevate LNG, Tatiana Fayzullina

Elevate LNG
The European Energy Centre (EEC) is pleased to focus on the achievements of those who have attended EEC courses and attained the internationally recognised Galileo Master Certificate to further their careers in the Renewable and Green Energy sectors. The EEC, which works with the United Nations Environment Programme and major universities to promote best practice in Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency, this month is delighted to speak with Tatiana Fayzullina, Managing Director of Elevate LNG, who attended the Energy Storage course at the University of London.
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The Electric Vehicles Industry is Accelerating

The European Energy Centre's (EEC) course on Electric Vehicles is open to anyone who is looking to expand their knowledge in this fascinating area. The course covers various kinds of electric vehicles ranging all the way from electric scooters and private cars to vans, buses and trucks. The trends of urbanisation are presenting new challenges that need to be addressed quickly, and more and more companies are realising that there is a significant need for sustainable solutions to accommodate the growing population’s demand for transportation. With its wide scope of renewable energy courses led by renowned industry specialists, the EEC has the expertise to show how different areas in the sector are connected to each other.
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EDF Energy receives expert Green Energy training from EEC

CPD & GMC Accredited Electric Vehicles Course
This month, the European Energy Centre (EEC) delivered the Electric Vehicles course to delegates from EDF Energy. The bespoke course, held at EDF Energy's Hove offices, provided the delegates with the skills they need to excel in the Electric Vehicles sector and support customers in transitioning towards this technology. The EEC is proud to promote knowledge sharing and best practice in relation to all Green Energy Technologies, and works with Leading Experts, universities and associations worldwide, including the United Nations UNEP, to distribute the latest research, information and training to individuals around the world. As the Renewable and Green Energy industry continues to grow rapidly, organisations and professionals are equipping themselves with expert training from the EEC in order to take advantage of the latest opportunities in the sector.
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EEC Upskills Major Korean Power Company (KEWP) in Renewable Energy

The European Energy Centre (EEC) has been delighted to welcome the Korea East-West Power Company (KEWP) to London for a five-day Bespoke Course on Renewable Energy. The EEC was chosen by KEWP, in its capacity of being an Accredited Training Centre which works closely with United Nations Environment (UNE) to promote best practice in Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency. South Korea has recently developed a plan to increase the country’s use of sustainable energy. Participants from KEWP expressed that they found the EEC speaker extremely knowledgeable, and that the insight into the UK’s policies surrounding renewable energies was especially valuable.
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