The second annual Global Energy Talent Index (GETI) survey of energy sector workers has revealed increasing optimism and job satisfaction. Better pay and workplace automation have led to greater contentment. But as economies improve, the study also shows that up to 95 percent of renewables workers would move to advance their careers, challenging employers to invest in programs that engender loyalty.
The Bridgestone World Solar Challenge could be the â€˜World Cupâ€™ of PV-powered auto racing. Now in its 30th year, the event has demonstrated the practicality of solar energy while competition challenges engineering students, faculty and researchers across the world to show how photovoltaic energy is changing how we live, work and drive
Solar+Power Management Technical Editor Mark Andrews spoke with Durhamâ€™s team Business Manager, Tobias McBride, about the challenges of fielding a car that is built quite literally by hand using components designed and fabricated by students in almost every case