Energy and natural resources

Posts about careers in energy and the environmental sector.

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    Anoucheh Bellefleur – Energy Consultant, Capgemini Consulting

Anoucheh Bellefleur – Energy Consultant, Capgemini Consulting

Anoucheh Bellefleur completed the MSc Political Economy of Europe at LSE in 2013. She now works as an Energy Consultant at Capgemini Consulting.

” LSE has offered you a fantastic opportunity to higher this potential, so be proud and ambitious”

Find out more about Anoucheh Bellefleur and her experiences on her graduate profile page.

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    Environmental Entrepreneurship: the key to a sustainable future?

Environmental Entrepreneurship: the key to a sustainable future?

Each year at LSE Generate we see an increasing number of funding applications focused on the problem of climate change. When climate change is a distant concept and doesn’t ‘appear’ to be having a direct impact on your life, it’s relatively easy to ignore it. For many LSE students, however, the devastating changes in the environment have had a […]

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Introducing the LSE Green Impact Project Assistants

We spoke to Jess Lobo about Green Impact at LSE and the wonderful Green Impact Project Assistants they recruit at LSE to help with their work.
Green Impact is a national environmental award scheme run across the country, now in its eighth year at LSE. It sees departments ranging from the Library to the Halls and LSE Cities to Catering, […]

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Corporate Social Responsibility careers resources

A question many students and graduates looking to work in corporate responsibility and sustainability ask is, ‘where is the best place to look for news and find out about opportunities?’ We asked representatives on our ‘Corporate careers with a conscience’ panel earlier this year for their job hunting advice. Below is a summary of their suggestions and some resources to use:

Don’t limit […]

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    A new era for Corporate Social Responsibility as we know it?

A new era for Corporate Social Responsibility as we know it?

In Lent Term we welcomed a range of Corporate Responsibility (CR) and sustainability specialists (including LSE alumni) onto campus to talk about their career paths, what their day-to-day jobs involve, and what the future holds for people interested in CR as a career.

Thanks to Isabella from Sancroft, Yogesh from TCS, Lisa from AIM, Stephanie from the JP Morgan Foundation, […]

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Tata Social Internships – 2016 project update

Through the Tata Social Internship Scheme, LSE has been awarded a total of nine projects working on social entrepreneurship, environmental development, and corporate social responsibility community-based projects. Projects run for eight weeks and interns are based in India during this period.

In 2016 we have some really interesting projects covering the following areas:

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Tata Chemicals, Mithapur

Livelihood (non-farm based): Understanding women’s collective and its […]

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Tata Social Internship scheme – reflections on India

LSE takes part in the Tata Social Internship scheme where undergraduate and postgraduate students from LSE spend two months in India undertaking a social internship project with a development, social enterprise, environmental, sustainability or CSR focus. Each year some of the interns write short essays reflecting on their cultural experiences of India.

Here’s an essay written by Chau Nguyen, a BSc Geography with […]

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Learning about mining companies in Sierra Leone

Bella Mosselmans is a third year undergraduate studying government. Last summer, she spent three months in Sierra Leone volunteering for Restless Development. Since returning to the UK, she has started a campaign to stop British mining companies’ exploitation of Sierra Leone. Here are her thoughts on what she learnt while volunteering and what she’s campaigning for now she’s back in the UK. This blog was originally written […]

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Sustainability Careers: A New “Traditional” Path? Guest post from an LSE alumna

MSc Environmental Policy and Regulation graduate, Meaghan Krohn, writes about her experience working at Syniverse as an EDF Climate Corps Fellow and about the integral role of CSR in business. One of the biggest hurdles I face in my transition from graduate school into my career is that my chosen career path – corporate sustainability – is not a traditional profession. […]

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