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Schools under the spotlight

31 Oct 2014 | By Jason Ford

Are the UK’s schools doing enough to educate young people about the opportunities in industry?


HS3 shows the government still hasn't got the message

29 Oct 2014 | By Stephen Harris

The government risks losing public support for HS3 because it has apparently failed to learn from the mess it made of communicating the case for HS2.


A partial solution to the pressing engineering skills problem

24 Oct 2014 | By Stephen Harris

TRS, the industry’s latest attempt to tackle the skills shortage, glosses over the nuances of the issue - but any action is welcome. 

Last week's poll: CSP

21 Oct 2014

A project to build a concentrating solar power (CSP) plant in Tunisia to supply the European electricity grid is seeking funding. Is this a feasible concept?

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With UK electricity capacity expected to reach a seven year low this winter (4 per cent) which of the following should be prioritised in order to keep the lights on?