Team Spotlight Series – Vildan Taylor

This week, in honour of International Women in Engineering Day coming up on the 23rd of June, we will be dedicating our team spotlight sessions to the talented women that represent us every day. To kick things off, we’re introducing Vildan Taylor, an Associate Senior Consultant based in our Stockport office.

Team Spotlight Series – Kai Norvell

In our next team spotlight instalment, we spoke to Kai Norvell, a consultant based in our Stockport head office. Kai joined us in 2020 and has since worked on an impressive range of modelling and concept studies covering a variety of low carbon technologies from carbon capture to hydrogen. Find more about Kai’s career, project highlights, and inspiration here!

Scaling up Solar: Q&A Session

As we look towards a more renewable and sustainable future, it is clear that solar will have a key role to play in the UK’s transition to net zero, but how much development is needed in solar technology before we can get there? We sat down with our Renewables Lead Consultant, Manolo Polisena, to discuss that and more!

Fichtner Team Spotlight Series – Mark Anderson

Our team spotlight series will provide an insight into the talented individuals that make up the Fichtner team. In our first instalment, we spoke to Mark Anderson, a Senior Consultant based in our Belfast office. Find out how Mark got started in his career, and how his work contributes to a sustainable future everyday here!

All-Energy Exhibition & Conference 2023

This year we are delighted to have our Head of Hydropower, Tom Clegg, in attendance as a guest speaker at the All-Energy Conference and Exhibition. Tom will sit alongside an impressive panel of hydropower industry leaders to discuss all things pumped storage followed by an audience Q&A – it’s not one to be missed!

Glyn Rhonwy Pumped Storage Scheme

Our team were engaged by Quarry Battery Company Ltd, alongside our Fichtner GmbH & Co KG colleagues, to support the development of the 100 MW Glyn Rhonwy Pumped Storage Scheme.

Medium Combustion Plant Directive (MCPD)

The Medium Combustion Plant Directive (MCPD) applies to all combustion plants with a thermal capacity of 1 MWth to 50 MWth. MCPs with a thermal capacity of between 5 MWth and 50 MWth will need a Permit to operate by 1 January 2024. Find out our Environmental team’s recommendations here.

International Journal on Hydropower & Dams Report

The International Journal on Hydropower & Dams recently reported on the British Hydropower Association’s annual conference 2022, featuring a detailed write-up of the talks and topics covered during the event, including a session covered by our Head of Hydropower UK&I, Tom Clegg.

The Great Reshuffle!

Energy generation and distribution is rapidly changing across the country, impacted by both the events of the past two years, but also the need to look to a future decarbonised energy system, but what does this mean for teams like Fichtner?

Press Release: Fichtner Supports Energy Dome’s CO2 Battery Demo Plant

“Fichtner Consulting Engineers Ltd Provides Engineering Services to Energy Dome’s CO2 Battery Commercial Demo Plant.”