Aberdeen, Highlands & Islands

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Welcome to the Aberdeen, Highlands & Islands branch page

The Aberdeen, Highlands & Islands branch works in partnership with schools, colleges, universities, industry and the general public to raise awareness, provide career information and networking opportunities to assist all those working in and studying energy.

The majority of the events programme is held in Aberdeen with additional events planned for Inverness, Orkney and Shetland.

There is a programme in place with regular technical meetings and industry site visits, plus the annual fundraising dinner, held in May. The branch boasts strong student networks at the University of Aberdeen, Robert Gordon University, and the University of Dundee.

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Forthcoming events
Annual Dinner23 May 2024

All members, guests and colleagues are welcome to participate in branch activities. To find out more about membership and chartership go to: https://www.energyinst.org/membership-and-careers/membership.

We hope to welcome you to an event very soon!

Committee contacts

Rebecca Allison



Yvonne Onuegbu CEng, MEI

Membership and Education Advisor

Katrina Dunbar

Branch Manager


Dan Byrne

Vice Chair

Angela Ellison BA MEI

Membership and Education Advisor

Alison Mitchell MBA


Events and training

Future Opportunities in Energy, Am I making the right career choice?


The Energy Institute’s Young Professionals Network Student Event 2024, seeks to help provide you with some answers, clarity and certainty by exp...

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Publications and documents

EI AHI MSc students competition 2023

22 November 2023

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MRS Company Overview.pdf

14 February 2023

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Axess Janus Overview ICORR Presentation

24 January 2023

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IMRANDD Presentation

03 January 2023

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What's new?

New government support for UK floating offshore wind projects


Companies and consortia from across the UK are to receive funding to develop new technologies to enable floating offshore wind turbines to be deployed...

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Next decade of decommissioning


The UK offshore sector is forecast to spend £16.6bn on decommissioning over next decade, according to the latest figures from the OGUK. Some 1.2mn ton...

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Scotland announces over £100mn to advance cleaner energy


A five-year plan to help build Scotland’s hydrogen economy and deliver an ambition for the technology to provide nearly a sixth of Scotland’s energy n...

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North Sea net zero technology projects database launched


The Aberdeen-based Net Zero Technology Centre and Dutch technology research organisation TNO have launched a flagship database to share a range of pot...

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EI gears up for COP26


With just two months to go until the world’s governments gather for the COP26 global climate talks in Glasgow, the EI has a busy autumn of related act...

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Aberdeen, Highlands & Islands YPN

All members, guests and colleagues are welcome to participate in branch activities. Branch events are organised for your benefit by volunteer members