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Connecticut's solar jobs lagging

Feb 11 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Luther Turmelle New Haven Register, Conn. - A new study released Wednesday by a renewable energy advocacy group shows that Connecticut's solar industry is lagging well behind the rest of the country in terms of the number of people it employs. More...

Report: State ranks 11th in solar capacity, ninth in industry growth

Feb 10 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Rebecca Moss The Santa Fe New Mexican - Nearly 2,000 people were employed by the burgeoning solar industry in New Mexico last year, and experts say the state is on the verge of major growth. More...

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Expands Workforce Training Collaboration with Poland's University Sector

GE Energy - GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Krakow-based engineering school AGH University of Science and Technology to collaborate in the training of a skilled nuclear engineering workforce that will be needed to help develop and operate future nuclear power plants that Poland plans to build to diversify its energy supplies. more...
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Hitachi-GE Launch Human Resource Training Program in the Nuclear Power Field in Southeast Asia

Hitachi America Limited - Hitachi-GE Nuclear Energy, Ltd. (Hitachi-GE) today announced that it has started an international human resource training program jointly with the Tokyo Institute of Technology (TITECH) in the field of nuclear power, energy and the environment, mainly for Southeast Asia. more...

U.S. utility survey respondents believe energy prices will rise significantly, place emphasis on growing nexus of water and energy challenge

Black & Veatch - Black & Veatch today released the results of its fifth annual Strategic Directions in the Electric Utility Industry survey in which more than 700 U.S. more...

Perceptive Software Helps Electric Utility Automate Processes and Harness Intellectual Capital

Perceptive Software - Perceptive Software, creator of enterprise content management (ECM) solutions, including ImageNow document management, imaging and workflow, announced today that Sunflower Electric Power Corporation of Kansas recently selected ImageNow for an initial deployment in its finance and human resources departments. more...

Articles 

By Kevin Herring
On: January 27, 2016
In 1969, behavioral scientists Walker and Lorsch discovered that two virtually identical workplaces could produce vastly different results according to one simple decision. What they learned is a lesson worth repeating. more...
By John Egan
On: January 25, 2016
The utility industry has been roiled in recent years by mergers & acquisitions (M&A). more...
By Ronald Willoughby
On: November 13, 2015
Aging workforce issues pose well-known challenges. With average ages of 50 years or more at many companies, knowledge retention is especially acute. more...
By Kevin Herring
On: November 5, 2015
In Part 1 of our series you peered through the window of an accounting department to see a dysfunctional accounting team at work. Teammates were blaming each other for mistakes and missed deadlines, and clients more...

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By Jose Antonio Vanderhorst-Silverio - This is the first update to the GMH Blog post Can we agree with the Second Curve, while not with more...
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