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211, 2020

Further lockdown: What it means for EIC members

By |November 2nd, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

At a press conference televised live on the BBC on Saturday night (31 October), the Prime Minister Boris Johnson shared details of a new plan to fight coronavirus in England. With the number of COVID infections rising rapidly across much of the country, he outlined a month-long lockdown to start from this Thursday (5 November). The Prime Minister stressed

2310, 2020

In the spotlight with Lord Deben. Book your place now.

By |October 23rd, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Infrastructure Intelligence Live series of events continues on Wednesday 11 November at 3pm with a live interview with Lord Deben, Chairman of the Committee on Climate Change (CCC). The CCC provides independent, expert advice about reducing greenhouse gas emissions to UK and devolved governments and reports progress towards meeting emissions targets to the UK parliament and parliaments in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

1510, 2020

EIC members can now access TAC services around apprenticeships for free

By |October 15th, 2020|Categories: EIC News|Tags: , |0 Comments

The Technical Apprenticeship Consortium (TAC) has announced that it is pivoting its activity to become a ‘one stop’ resource on skills and apprenticeships. In practice, this means that any member of the Environmental industries Commission (EIC) that employs, or is thinking of employing, apprentices can now seek advice, support and guidance from TAC for free. The move away from

810, 2020

Switch to alternative fuels could save more than 1,250 lives a year, says new EIC research

By |October 8th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |0 Comments

Latest EIC report is out now! Download your copy today. Encouraging alternative low emission fuels such as Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) and Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) as an interim measure on the road to an all-electric future could save more than 1,250 lives a year, according to the Environmental Industries Commission (EIC) latest research released this Clean Air Day (8

2409, 2020

EIC report launch: Alternative fuels

By |September 24th, 2020|Categories: EIC News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

EIC is delighted to invite all members, and those with an interest in alternative fuels, to the launch of its latest report, Alternative Fuels: Cutting dangerous air pollution faster on Wednesday 7 October at 11am. The report argues that while we wait for a purely all-electric future for our vehicles, there are a series of easy wins that would

1409, 2020

EIC launches collective Kickstart scheme

By |September 14th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Chancellor Rishi Sunak recently announced the Kickstart Scheme, a new £2 billion funded incentive to encourage young people into the workplace. The scheme will fund new six month job placements for young people who are currently on universal credit and ‘at risk’ of long-term unemployment. The scheme usually requires a minimum of 30 applicants. However, EIC through TAC is