Tag Archive for 'renewable energy jobs'

Growth in UK offshore wind farms provides many job opportunities

March 9th, 2012 by Vicky Kenrick

“Growth in the wind energy sector is attributable to a range of factors including financial confidence, technological advancements, legislative support from local governments, and increased public support and awareness,” writes David Blake, Renewable Energy Recruitment Manager for Allen & York. The UK reached 8 GW of installed wind power capacity at the start of 2012 […]

RenewableUK and Unite the Union join forces for green energy jobs

February 28th, 2012 by RenewableUK

RenewableUK, the trade association for the wind, wave and tidal industry, and Unite the Union have signed a Memorandum of Understanding committing both organisations to campaign together to ensure that the development of the renewable energy industry provides significant benefits to UK businesses and the workers they employ.