The Energy industry in Suffolk is varied and extensive. It covers the oil and gas industry, and the new and fast developing renewable or alternative energy companies . There are associated companies linked to and providing technical and logistic support to all the front line industries producing and delivering services to the industry within the East Anglian region and UK. The energy industry can be linked to the construction, manufacturing, distribution and general engineering industries within the region. Some companies at the forefront of alternative energy are
The Crown Estate with their developments in offshore wind energy
East of England Energy Group has a role in co-ordinating and planning the energy strategy for the area
The University of East Anglia is using a wood gasification plant to provide power and heat to the university reducing its 'carbon footprint' by 40%
Clean technologies', purchasing and procurement, assembling and servicing and maintenance are all part of the engineering/ energy industry and are unseen but offers a range of engineering opportunities.
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