Skills

AI and climate change mean “colossal transformation” for businesses

As artificial intelligence (AI) and climate change increasingly disrupt industries around the world, businesses face a period of “colossal transformation”,…

AI skills can increase worker salary as much as 40%, says study

A new study published by the Oxford Internet Institute (OII) has found that AI skills and knowledge can increase a worker’s…

Survey reveals lack of energy sector upskilling harming UK’s net-zero transition

UK energy sector workers believe there is a worrying lack of leadership and support to meet the government's target to…

Most UK workers will see no major impacts from energy transition – CCC 

The UK’s net-zero drive could create hundreds of thousands of new jobs, but this will require active reskilling and upskilling…

Data insight: the total number of offshore wind technicians is expected to rise by 92% within the next five years

Behind every functioning wind project is a team of well-trained technicians who are responsible for either construction and installation (C&I)…

The energy transition skills gap is more than technical

The energy transition skills gap is growing. A February report from the European Investment Bank found the growth of green…

What next for Scotland’s move away from oil and gas?

On 15 February Nicola Sturgeon announced she would step down as Scotland’s first minister after eight years in the role.…

How to achieve a just transition for fossil fuel workers

Poland produces more coal than any other country in the EU. For southern Polish towns like Libiąż, coal runs as…

COP27: International Labour Organization wants to see a just transition “actually implemented”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JGfCSJ8NxhY Energy Monitor reporter Nour Ghantous (left) in conversation with the ILO's head of green jobs Moustapha Kamal Gueye at…

Expect a “seismic shift” on energy efficiency – Jessica Stromback, CEO of Joule Assets

Buildings are in the spotlight as the EU contemplates a long, hard winter on the back of an energy price…