General courses

Environmental management


An introduction to generating electricity in an environmentally friendly way.

The main sources of environmental impact are reviewed and the abatement methods available are introduced.

Relevant legislative and regulatory standards are introduced.

Guidelines on how to establish an environmental management system are provided.

Course objectives 

Provide the participants with a general overview of the subject of environmental management of a diesel power plant.

The participants will be introduced to the most important sources of environmental impact and to the implementation of environmental initiatives.


  • Environmental legislation
  • Environmental impact from a diesel power plant
  • Emissions
  • Oil and sludge
  • Liquid effluent
  • Solid waste
  • Hazardous materials
  • Noise
  • Environmental management
  • ISO 14000


Target group 
Plant management and engineers.


Tuition methods 
Lectures, exercises and if possible (depending on the location) visit to a relevant plant.


Course duration 
1 day.