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EEC Alumni Spotlight – Bulb Energy, Caitlin Connell

Bulb Energy
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 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 Green and Sustainable Energy sectors. The EEC, which works with the United Nations Environment Programme and major universities to promote best practice in Green and Sustainable Energy, this month is delighted to speak with Caitlin Connell of Bulb Energy, who is studying to achieve the Green Energy Consultant Expert Certificate, and attended the Energy Storage and Renewable Energy Management & Finance courses at the University of London.
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EEC Alumni Spotlight – New York Power Authority, Jason Bocchinfuso

New York Power Authority Jason Boccinfuso
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, Green and Non-Conventional Energy sectors. The EEC, which works with the United Nations Environment Programme and major universities to stop climate change by upskilling organisations in how to make investments in Clean and Sustainable Energy, is delighted to speak with the New York Power Authority’s Jason Bocchinfuso, who attended the Renewable Energy Market Trends and Finance course in New York City.
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Solar Power – A Solid Modern Investment

EEC participant solar installation
The success of solar photovoltaics in the renewables industry has a simple explanation: sunlight is available all over the world. As photovoltaic cells can be installed practically anywhere, solar power is an efficient way of providing households and businesses with energy, without the grid losses of a centralised power system. Read more about how solar power is a solid modern investment, creating job opportunities and changing the energy infrastructure around the globe.
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EEC Alumni Spotlight – Dyson, Amir Raeisi

Dyson Air Raeisi
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 Green and Sustainable Energy sectors. The EEC, which works with the United Nations Environment Programme and major universities to promote best practice in Green and Sustainable Energy, this month is delighted to speak with Amir Raeisi, Senior Engineer at Dyson, who attended the Electric Vehicles course at the University of London.
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Five Reasons Why Green Energy Is the Best Financial Option

Rooftop solar panel
Renewable energy used to have a reputation of being costly and unreliable: not anymore. Recent studies show that green energy is taking over the energy market as the best financial option. The EEC has put together a list of the five top reasons why sustainable energy has outclassed fossil fuels. As a result of the soar of interest for renewable energy, there is a growing need for industry consultants who can offer companies advice on create strategies for future environmental improvements. Showing that a company is conscious about the impact that their actions have on the environment has now become essential as customers and government bodies alike are asking for clean energy.
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EEC Report: “The Renewable Energy Sector Needs More Women”

Galileo Master Certificate Achievers
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

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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