education and training

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Post date: 27 Jan 2012
Type: Publication

Written by Richard Breen ACIOB and Rosalind Thorpe for the Carbon Action 2050 initiative from the CIOB, this report explores the need for a fundamental shift in the way we educate the workforce, both current and future, about low carbon.
Post date: 25 Jan 2012
Type: Publication

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Post date: 18 Jan 2012
Type: Event

Read Greg Barker's key note speech at the launch of Green Deal Skills Alliance here.
Post date: 16 Jan 2012
Type: News

Post date: 21 Dec 2011
Type: Publication

Green Skills is one of Cedefop's projects. It explores employment effects, skill requirements and policy implications of the transition towards a greener economy. The main aims are to investigate the expected impact of environmental and climate change policies on future skills demand within and across sectors, and to provide insights for effective training and education policies. Find out more about the Green Skills project here.
Post date: 21 Dec 2011
Type: Link

For more information please read the publication or visit the ENFORCE project website.
Post date: 19 Dec 2011
Type: Publication

It tackles obstacles to intelligent patterns of energy use by:
Post date: 19 Dec 2011
Type: Link

This QualiCert approach will help in the implementation of the RES Directive’s requirement ,and more specifically of Art. 14 and Annex IV, according to which member States should ensure that certification schemes for small-scale RES installers are available by 31.12.2012.  Results of the project include:
Post date: 16 Dec 2011
Type: Link

Post date: 15 Dec 2011
Type: Tool