Energy sector policies

Description

The public administration and regulatory aspects of the energy sector, and requirements necessary to create policies.

Alternative labels

power sector strategies
energy sector protocols
power sector protocols
power sector guidelines
energy sector guidelines
energy sector strategies

Skill type

knowledge

Skill reusability level

sector-specific

Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Energy sector policies is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Energy analyst: Energy analysts evaluate the consumption of energy in buidings owned by consumers and businesses. By analysing existing energy systems, they recommend cost-effective alternatives. Energy analysts suggest efficiency improvements, make business analyses and participate in the development of policies concerning the use of traditional fuels, transportation, and other factors relating to energy consumption.

Optional knowledge

Energy sector policies is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Government planning inspector: Government planning inspectors monitor the development and implementation of government plans and policies, as well as processing planning and policy proposals, and performing inspections of planning procedures.
Policy officer: Policy officers research, analyse and develop policies in various public sectors, and shape and implement these policies to improve the existing regulation around the sector. They evaluate effects of existing policies and report findings to the government and members of the public. Policy officers work closely with partners, external organisations or other stakeholders and provide them with regular updates.

 


 

References

  1. Energy sector policies – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 20, 2022

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