People & skills

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Plans to create three new energy research hubs focused on bioenergy, networks and offshore renewables have moved a step closer to becoming a reality after bid leaders were chosen to draw up detailed proposals.

National Grid names new system operator chief

National Grid has appointed Fintan Slye, currently chief executive of EirGrid, to run its system operator (SO) business.

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Outstanding health and safety recognised at Utility Week...

Three weeks left to enter annual awards

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Chief engineer aims to bring 'new technical focus' to Ofgem

The head of engineering at Ofgem hopes the recently created role will bring a "new technical focus" to the organisation.

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Shortlist revealed for UK Energy Innovation Awards

The Energy Innovation Centre has revealed the shortlist for the UK Energy Innovation Awards 2017.

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Former National Grid chair joins green gas firm

Sir John Parker, the former chair of National Grid, has now been named chairman of Advanced Plasma Power (APP).

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Pioneering test centre to aid the rollout of HVDC technologies...

A first-of-its kind centre has been opened in Scotland to aid the smooth rollout of high voltage direct current (HVDC) technologies across the UK's electricity networks.

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Application window for graduate scheme moves into final days...

Just seven days remain for young people from across Wales and the south west of England to apply for a place on Wales & West Utilities' graduate programme.