With increasing demand for suitably trained staff, opportunities are available in technical, trade and professional areas.
Most jobs within this sector will require a specialist degree in the area or a primary degree in a STEM-related area with a post graduate qualification.
Sustainable energy policy encompasses environmentally and economically sustainable production, supply and use of energy, across all sectors of the economy including public bodies, the business sector, local communities and individual consumers.
Most people entering the sustainable energy sector are qualified up to 3rd level and come either from directly related couses or from STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) based backgrounds.
Des Lalor is a Wind Engineer for ESB. He is responsible for providing technical expertise in all aspects of wind monitoring, wind farm design and energy yield assessments. Des holds a Bachelor degree in Civil & Environmental Engineering, a Masters degree in Wind Energy and is also a chartered engineer.
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