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Zero-emissions taxi brings investment and jobs to Coventry

27 Mar 2015

The London Taxi Company’s Chinese owner has announced a £250m investment to develop and build vehicles at the company’s historic home base


New group for LGBT engineers launched

19 Dec 2014 | By Stephen Harris

InterEngineering aims to help engineers improve their companies’ policies towards LGBT staff members by sharing best practice and raising awareness.


Gunashli offshore platform in Azerbaijan

Playing the field: opportunities in the oil and gas industry

20 Feb 2015 | By Stephen Harris

Low oil prices have hit recruitment in the sector, but there are still good opportunities if you know where to look.


New horizons: careers with engineering consultancies

29 Jan 2015 | By Julia Pierce

Opportunities at engineering consultancies aren’t just about civil engineering. Julia Pierce reports.




The young ones

13 Mar 2015

Employers have a very important role to play in delivering the careers information and inspiration needed in schools


Engineering salaries send a worrying message to the top graduates

16 Jan 2015 | By Stephen Harris

A new survey puts graduate salaries at top engineering firms way behind those in other sectors. That’s dangerous for the companies and damaging for the whole industry.


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Use of solar power is predicted to increase to 4 per cent of total UK energy by the end of the decade, but the industry is concerned about the withdrawal of subsidies for large installations. What measures could best help solar compete with other energy sources?