Welcome to the East Midlands branch page

Most of the events are held in and around Leicester, Loughborough, Nottingham and Peterborough. All members, guests and colleagues are welcome to participate in branch activities. We hope to see you at a local event soon.

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Committee contact

To contact the branch, please email eastmidlands@energyinst.org.

Scott Borders MEI Chartered Energy Manager
Position: Chair

Dr Duncan Child CEng MEI
Position: Secretary

Michael Langan CEng MEI
Position: Membership Secretary

Eur Ing Herbert Eppel CEng CEnv MEI
Position: Treasurer

Events and training

EI LIVE free webinar | Waste to Energy and Other Useful Products

15/02/2022
Arq cleans up hazardous mining waste sites by transforming refuse materials into Arq powder™, a micro-fine, high-value, advanced carbon pro...

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Publications and documents

Latest news

Electric vehicle charging ‘black hole’?

18/11/2021
The UK’s electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure is likely to creak under demand as there are only 12 rapid electric vehicle chargers in each lo...

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Government ‘not sufficiently grappling skills gap’

01/11/2021
Inconsistent government policy on green jobs and a knowledge gap in necessary skills are resulting in missed opportunities, according to the Environme...

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Remote control of landfill gas generators

20/10/2021
A smart common engine control platform from CHP support specialist Gen-C has boosted landfill gas production by up to 10% at EDL’s Mucking landfill ga...

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Five UK sites shortlisted for prototype fusion plant

20/10/2021
Five sites have been shortlisted, from a previous long-list of 15, by the government as the potential future home of the UK’s prototype fusion energy ...

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UK Government supports R&D into greenhouse gas removal

15/06/2021
Research teams across the UK have been chosen to probe innovative ways of removing greenhouse gases from the atmosphere to help to stabilise the clima...

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What’s in it for you?

Engaging with your local branch or YPN will enable you to:
- Attend local events and keep up to date with industry
- Build your professional and social networks
- Find support outside of the work environment
- Maintain your Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
- Work towards professional recognition and chartered registration

Get involved

Branches and YPNs are often looking for volunteers to join their committee in order to help develop the branch and organise a range of events. You must be an EI member to join the committee. Please get in touch with a representative from your branch to find out more. Your support of EI branch activities is invaluable.