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There are many dramatic changes taking place to energy policy in the United States in recent years. But it’s pretty plain to see that energy storage is positioned to have its biggest year yet. As utilities plan to decarbonize their systems, many see the current boom in natural gas generation as a “bridge” to a… Read more »

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When you’re preparing for an interview in the energy industry, you need to be ready to talk about microgrids. The renewable energy industry has seen substantial growth in recent years, but there is some hesitation from utilities to rely entirely on technologies such as solar and wind power for one important reason – reliability. Microgrids… Read more »

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Finding a job that meets your needs is as important as an employer finding a candidate that meets their needs. That goes for the role, the compensation, and increasingly so the flexibility as well. But finding a power generation job that is flexible in the ways you need most can be a challenge if you… Read more »

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The energy industry is undergoing significant changes in recent years. Renewables have become increasingly appealing and affordable to both utilities and consumers alike. In fact, residential solar economics have become increasingly attractive across the country due to dropping installation costs and rising retail electricity.  That’s where the concept of grid parity comes into play. Residential… Read more »

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An interview is more than just an opportunity to tell a prospective employer how great you are. The conversation should be a two-way street. The hiring manager is trying to get a good feel for who you are as a person and as an asset to their company. You should also be learning about the… Read more »

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If you are at a crossroads in your career, and you like many people today are challenged to find work that is both fulfilling and rewarding, nuclear may be the perfect fit for you. Here’s why. Tackle Big Issues Nuclear power has tremendous potential to be part of the solution to climate change. Nuclear energy… Read more »

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This question is one of the most commonly asked interview questions today. It makes sense that this is the case because everyone has a weakness. And that’s something that your future employer will want to know about before offering you the job. It’s definitely a loaded question, and you should be careful not to talk… Read more »

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One of the most powerful arguments in favor of nuclear power has been that of the reduced atmospheric pollutants created from nuclear energy generation, particularly when compared to greenhouse gas emitting energy sources such as coal power. More and more, climate change has become a central political objective across the globe. Here we explore the… Read more »

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Interviews are often a stressful situation for candidates. The tension associated with putting yourself on the line to show prospective employers that you can provide great value to them if hired can take the humor out of a situation entirely. The truth is that even with all the proper preparation and hard work on your… Read more »

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If you are preparing for an interview in the energy industry, having a set of questions you are practiced and ready to respond to will help you stand out on the interview panel. One such question that will help you really make your interviewer take notice is this: How can we increase the reach of… Read more »