Welcome to the East Midlands branch page

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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Click here to listen to the recent presentation by Kas Mohammhed, Regional Director of Buildings at Schneider Electric, during which he discusses the effects of the IoT on buildings.

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

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Publications and documents

Latest news

LPG and electricity interconnector projects underway in the UK

While the current pandemic has depressed many parts of the economy, the recent start-up of two UK energy infrastructure projects shows the energy industry continuing to develop.  First, construction of National Grid’s Viking Link infrastructure project – which will become the world’s longe...

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Keadby gas turbine arrives in North Lincolnshire

The Keadby 2 project has taken an important step forward as the turbine for the 840 MW gas-fired power station arrived at the construction site in North Lincolnshire following a two-week journey from Berlin. The combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT), which is 13 m long, travelled by sea and through the...

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Newcastle’s multi-million-pound cable plough

North Shields-based manufacturer Soil Machine Dynamics (SMD) has handed over a purpose-built pre-lay plough to marine service providers Boskalis, for use at Ørsted’s offshore wind farm Hornsea Two. The multi-functional plough will be used by Boskalis to install 380 km of export cables which will ul...

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Great Britain smashes no-coal record

It was back on 28 April this year that Great Britain broke the record for the longest period of electricity generation without a contribution from coal. The previous record of just over 18 days was set in June 2019. And, while a new record was set after 18 days this April, at the time of writing, t...

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1 MW supercritical water heater for UK nanoparticle manufacturer

Babcock Wanson has produced a bespoke 1 MW gas-fired supercritical water heater for nanoparticle producer Promethean Particles. Promethean operates what is said to the world’s largest continuous multi-material nanoparticle manufacturing plant in Nottingham, producing more 1,000 tonnes per year of it...

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