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Technology is evolving so fast that it’s frankly hard to keep up with the latest trends in the energy industry. But one buzzword you are sure to have heard recently is blockchain. Blockchain has taken the market by storm, but what does this technology mean for the energy industry? Let’s break it down. Blockchain 101… Read more »

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ytAs a candidate in the power industry, it’s important to be able to speak to industry trends and discuss current events that will inevitably impact the company or even the role you are applying for. One important conversation currently impacting the industry is whether nuclear energy should be included in clean energy standards. Here’s a… Read more »

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Your personal brand has a direct impact on your career because it is simply how people perceive you in your work. There are many ways you can develop or build your personal brand to help drive your power generation career, but the key is to focus on how you interact with people, wherever you interact… Read more »

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The skills gap is a concern many employers must deal with regularly. They say good help is hard to find, particularly with experience in the energy industry, but this challenge can seem insurmountable when developing energy resources in third–world communities, where such resources are so desperately needed. Two-thirds of Africa’s population of around 640 million people do not… Read more »

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Nuclear energy is noted as the largest carbon-free contributor to the power grid in the U.S. To date, it has struggled when competing with low-price natural gas and without the support of RPS programs, especially compared to other renewable energy sources. Nuclear power provides balancing and reliability benefits that other technologies (including solar and wind… Read more »

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Your career growth is influenced by many different factors over the course of your life. From location to education to opportunity, any number of influences can change the trajectory or the speed of your career growth. But one thing that doesn’t get discussed too often is simple professionalism. What’s the difference between a tried and… Read more »

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Your personal brand and online reputation matters, not just from a company perspective, but also from a hiring perspective. You can be sure that any companies looking to hire you will do their research and that’s where your personal brand matters so much. The effort you take to manage your brand online can make a… Read more »

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National Safety Month is a great time to reevaluate your organization’s cybersecurity strategy. The nuclear industry is particularly at risk when it comes to safety risks associated with cybersecurity. Cyber attacks and other security risks have quickly become a top concern of nuclear facility managers and personnel. The growing threat of cyber espionage and even… Read more »

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Nuclear energy is noted as the largest carbon-free contributor to the power grid in the U.S. To date, it has struggled when competing with low-priced natural gas and without the support of RPS programs, especially compared to other renewable energy sources. Nuclear power provides balancing and reliability benefits that other technologies (including solar and wind… Read more »

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Looking to prepare for some tough interview questions to make sure you stand out from the crowd? Here’s a good one. Do you think solar energy will (or even can) keep growing? Solar power is a hot topic in the energy industry these days. The technology is constantly evolving, and more states and cities are… Read more »