- February 12, 2019
- Alliander, anthropologists, energy, energy transition, Erasmus+, industry, Netherlands, PEOPLE project, training, value of social sciences, VU Amsterdam
Maud van Merrienboer, Junior Lecturer & Researcher, Faculty of Social Sciences, VU Amsterdam On 31 January, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam offered a workshop to a group of professionals working for Alliander, the largest energy grid company in the Netherlands. In one afternoon, the industry professionals were offered a glimpse of what anthropolo...
- February 11, 2019
- charging, Durham Energy Institute, Durham University, electric vehicles, Erasmus+, EVs, Jack Heffernan, Josey Wardle, PEOPLE project, people-centred, research, UK case study, Zero Carbon Futures
Jack Heffernan, MA student, Durham University On the 31st of January, we were lucky to receive a recent visit from Josey Wardle – infrastructure manager of Zero Carbon Futures, in order to gain expertise on the progression of electric vehicles (EVs) within the UK. Zero Carbon Futures is a low-carbon transport consultancy company, which...
- February 5, 2019
- CONFERENCES, Events
- Birmingham, Conference, Durham University, knowledge creation, people-centred development, STEM, teaching and learning, UK, university-industry cooperation, workshop
On the 31st of January, the PEOPLE project was represented at the HE Academy STEM Teaching and Learning Conference in Birmingham. In pedagogical literature, expectations around innovation in education entail demands on curricular development and the delivery of teaching and learning objectives: an ideal education setting is often imagined as one in...