The REI Accredited Centre is an Independent Professional Body and trains around 5000 individuals a year in over 300 training courses at 21 universities across Europe.

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The MET Office

“I gained a much greater knowledge about the principles of sustainable design and the finance mechanisms available to implement a scheme. The knowledge will help me identify opportunities for my company to engage our clients at new points in project lifecycles.”

Marc David

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The World Bank

“The sound technical knowledge and experience of the lecturer guided me through the components, technology, factors, drivers and forecasts of the market.”

Sandrine Boukerche

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“The topics covered met my professional needs and provided a detailed course on Electric Vehicles.”

Sathish Sethuraman

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“The Renewable Energy Institute has a proven track record for providing Accredited Education in the field of Renewable Energy. I gained valuable skills in Renewable Energy Finance and planning from my course and I have additional classes scheduled in order to acquire more training and skills.”

Taslim Abdul-Salam

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BNY Mellon

“The course covered market trends and project finance, which was extremely helpful.”

Nancy Jones

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“The course increased my detailed knowledge of technical aspects of PV. It will be useful to provide insights to colleagues developing PV systems in the company.”

Diego Mora


“I gained a good understanding of wind energy generation and related topics. My work involves assessment of wind projects from a financial perspective. This course will help me in this area.”

Lin Gao

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“Excellent course material and knowledgeable tutor.”

Lawrence Avery, Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC)

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“The speakers on the course were very experienced and knowledgeable. I’ve improved my skills in Project Finance on the course.”

Giorgo Papantonis, Siemens Gamesa

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“I would like to underline the instructors’ high level of preparation, alongside their good spirit of collaboration, dedication, flexibility and professionalism”

Mrs. Lorenza Vecchio, North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO-OTAN)

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“The course was very interactive with clear delivery from the lecturer, to serve as a basis for a career change into Renewables.”

Ben Yankson, BBC

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“The Renewable Energy Management and Finance course made me aware of the possible ways to finance renewable energy projects; both within the private and public sectors. There was great use of real-world examples and a comprehensive mix of content.”

Eimantas Puscius, Vodafone

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“The presentation materials were well prepared, so I received the most up to date information possible supported by research data.”

Sri Sri-Jayantha, IBM

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“I intend to apply the skills gained from this course in my workplace to help in developing a green finance model for London.”

Patrick Feehily, Greater London Authority

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“I have gained a thorough knowledge of Solar Photovoltaic systems…the course was well taught and had good interaction.”

Andrew Pidden, Deutsche Bank

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“The course was very interactive with clear delivery from the lecturer, to serve as a basis for a career change into Renewables.”

Soolmaz Moshiri, National Grid UK

Further testimonials can be viewed below:

“The course was of a good technical level with degree quality lectures.” – Andy Jackson, Terminal Manager, Solar Photovoltaic Course

“The course was excellent: it met and exceeded my professional needs, and will help me with the future development of my business” – David Thornton, EV Express, Electric Vehicles Course

“The structure and flow of the course helped me understand more about Wind Power and its processes, benefits and limitations; an excellent resource for my change of profession into renewable energy” – Alison Gray, Wind Power Participant

“No-one else gives the same quality of training as the REI” – Melvin Griffith, Solar Photovoltaic Course

“The lecturer was very knowledgeable and provided real-life examples…the course will help with the feasibility of projects at work” – Jack McKellar, Aecom, Renewable Energy Management and Finance Course

“It was very easy to understand the lecturer, he had a good sense of humour! The resource pack that came with the course was good to look back on” – Chantal Lass, Hastings Borough Council

“I gained a broader knowledge of PV system design and particular safety and MCS standard detail. I will be training field staff in PV system assessment primarily in sub-Saharan Africa” – Morgan Palmer, Tearfund, Electrics for Renewables Course

“I have gained a much better understanding of the infrastructure, battery technology and ambitious targets of the Electric Vehicles industry” – David Evans, Yorkshire Water, Electric Vehicles Course

“The course has given me a deeper understanding of the area and insight into the options for renewable energy and when they should be used” – Keith Dickerson, CAL, Renewable Energy Solutions Course

“Very interesting training course covering all topics of photovoltaic at 360 degrees. A very well structured and organised training course.” – Techno Gem, Solar Photovoltaics Course

“I now understand more about financial concepts relating to renewable energy projects…This will certainly help me in framing the bigger projects I am engaged with” – Kevin Houston, Carbon Masters LTD, Renewable Energy Management and Finance Course

“I gained a greater understanding of Solar PV and I will use my new skills to gain MCS accreditation for my company” – Paul Wallace, Skyform Ltd, Solar Photovoltaic Course

“It was a great cover of all products and I will use my knowledge to apply to projects I am working on” – Melanie Horbury, Pleydell Smithyman Ltd, Renewable Energy Solutions Course

“I gained considerable skills which will help with future career choices and opportunities…it was also a good opportunity to hear other professionals’ experience and expertise” – Seun Opanubi, Solar Photovoltaic

“The course has given me a wider knowledge and skill set of the wide choices of energy” – Jonathan Bell, Linskeldfield Bio Energy, Renewable Energy Solutions Course

“The course covered all the areas I was interested in and more” – Elvira Dimitrieva, Vert Rotors UK, Carbon Finance Course

“It was good to be able to speak with an authority on PV, in order to build a more efficient workplace and better designs” – Richard Douglas, The Green Way Solar, Solar Photovoltaic Course

“The course is well structured, relevant to finance and risk and I was impressed with the content” – Roy Tomkinson, Solarwise Renewables, Renewable Energy Management & Finance Course

“This course has benefitted me immensely by providing the information and drive for me to focus on renewable energy and incorporate them into everyday life to make a difference financially, ethically and in terms of global energy use” – Raaja Karthik, Renewable Energy Solutions Course

“The course has broadened my knowledge in this field. It has also given me the confidence to undertake renewable energy projects in central Africa” – Fred Ku-Mesu Miet, KCC Electrical, Wave and Hydro Power Course

“Gained a comprehensive knowledge of Solar Thermal, I intend to arrange installation in council properties” – Angus Council, Solar Thermal Course

“Gained key and practical skills such as building the wind plant. I will take the key knowledge gained and put this into practice” – Joseph Aseyefa, Aeronautical Engineer, Wind Power Course

“It has given me experience and knowledge which I’ll pass onto communities throughout Scotland” – Tom Young, Community Energy Scotland, Biomass/Wave and Hydro Courses

“Very good lecturer, slides and presentation. Well organised and informative” – Heat Pumps course

“Engaging lecturer. Well-structured lecture. Covered a lot of material” – Heat Pumps course

“Superb. Much increased my knowledge” – Prof. Colin Patten, Midlem, Wind Power course

“Very good coverage of the topic. Reference material with slides supporting info and practical examples” – Carbon Management course

“Another excellent course. Very informative” – Carbon Management course

“These skills will help me greatly in my workplace” – Patrick Evbobun, ModeCo Solar, Management & Finance course

“Covered in detail all of the aspects of biomass (technical, economic, supply..)” – Biomass course

“I used the course for research ideas for a PhD in this area. Turned out to be very useful” – PhD Student, Edinburgh Napier University

“I have gained knowledge and understanding of the concepts of energy and finance. I will take advantage to improve my career” – Dina Ahmed, Management and Finance course

“I was a little nervous at first but the quality of the online course was very good indeed, I have been most impressed with your staff and their help, and the courses themselves” – Richard Crook, Energy Efficiency in Buildings course

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