Latest jobs available in Scottish energy sector

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New Scots jobs bonanza forecast for Peterhead carbon capture plant

This will involve improving the efficiency with which the industry operates, increasing production of oil and gas by one third, and boosting jobs in an industry that already employs 450,000. Whilst short-term prospects are good, with investment at record levels of £14 billion, the UK Continental Shelf faces unprecedented challenges.

You’re hired! SSE seeks to recruit 100 new apprentices in 2014

There are opportunities in Generation, Power Distribution and Contracting at 50 locations across the UK, including Inverness, Perth, Glasgow, Reading, Portsmouth and Cardiff.

SSE offers potential candidates the chance to achieve qualifications and earn a salary at the same time as gaining practical, hands-on work experience. Every year since 2007 over 100 new apprentices have joined the programme.

Scotland to take lion’s share of predicted new 15,000 UK North Sea oil and gas jobs

Increasing recovery of UK oil and gas will enhance energy security, support thousands of jobs and provide billions in increased tax revenues. The UK oil and gas sector already supports around 350,000 jobs, and last year attracted a record £14 billion of capital expenditure as well as supplying around half of the UK’s primary energy demand.

20,000 new jobs to be created in North Sea oil and gas sector in 2014

The oil and gas survey follows hot on the heels of jobs boom forecast for Scotland’s renewables industry – where more than half (50%) of employers expect to increase recruitment this year – as reported earlier this week in the Scottish Energy News (See JOBS page at www.ScottishEnergyNews.com )

Pixie Energy

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Local Energy Matters: Scotland

Local Energy Matters: Scotland is a free-to-download brochure with a focus on energy tariffs in the two Scottish electricity distribution regions, as well news on local energy and low-carbon schemes.

Previous editions can be download here.

Scottish energy market overview

You can read an overview of the Scottish energy market here.

Scottish Government energy feed