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Engineers apply whole systems approach to sustainable living

Published: 01/07/2020

A new report published by the National Engineering Policy Centre (NEPC) maps out a route to more sustainable housing and infrastructure which benefits both society and the environment. The report examines the UK’s legal target of net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, addressing this goal in the light of the estimated 300,000 new properties needed to meet current UK housing demand. …

National Engineering Policy Centre to provide advice to government on reaching net zero emissions

National Engineering Policy Centre to provide advice to government on reaching net zero emissions

Published: 06/05/2020

The National Engineering Policy Centre (NEPC), led by the Royal Academy of Engineering, has convened a diverse range of experts to provide agile and continued advice to government to help address the long-term global threat posed by climate change and support its goal of reaching net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. …

Supply chains - call for input

Supply chains - call for input

Published: 29/04/2020

The Royal Academy of Engineering and its partners across the National Engineering Policy Centre (NEPC) would like to hear from engineers from all sectors about supply chain issues they are currently having, or anticipate having. …

New biosector careers profiles launched to inspire students

New biosector careers profiles launched to inspire students

Published: 24/04/2020

A new collection of chemical engineering career profiles has been launched by the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) to inspire the next generation into a prosperous career in the bioeconomy. …

Nominations for the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering are now open

Nominations for the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering are now open

Published: 21/04/2020

Nominations for the 2021 Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering (QEPrize) are now open around the world. The £1 million prize is the world’s most prestigious engineering accolade …

Call closed: UK-wide Auxiliary Engineering Support - NHS England

Call closed: UK-wide Auxiliary Engineering Support - NHS England

Published: 14/04/2020

Following the initial call for support in London, Manchester and Birmingham, the call is now reissued and extended across the UK, …

10 April deadline to nominate new Incorporated Engineers for award

10 April deadline to nominate new Incorporated Engineers for award

Published: 30/03/2020

The nomination deadline for the Baroness Platt of Writtle Award is fast approaching, on 10 April 2020. …

IChemE offers expert support to government in response to the coronavirus

IChemE offers expert support to government in response to the coronavirus

Published: 25/03/2020

The Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) has written to the UK government to volunteer the profession’s support during the COVID-19 emergency. …

Engineering response to Covid-19 – can you help?

Engineering response to Covid-19 – can you help?

Published: 20/03/2020

The Royal Academy of Engineering (RAEng) is putting together an initiative to bring together engineers to help tackle the challenge of Covid-19 pandemic …

WE50 Awards in 2020 focus on ‘Sustainability’

WE50 Awards in 2020 focus on ‘Sustainability’

Published: 16/03/2020

The Women’s Engineering Society (WES) has launched the Top 50 Women in Engineering Awards (WE50) for 2020 with the theme of ‘Sustainability’. …

Consultation launches on external quality assurance changes - deadline extended

Consultation launches on external quality assurance changes - deadline extended

Published: 04/03/2020

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education (the Institute) is gathering views on proposals for all EQA to be delivered by Ofqual and the Office for Students (OfS). …