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

Sorry, there are no events showing at the moment. Please check back as this page is updated regularly. For other events or training courses, visit the What's on section.

Publications and documents

Latest news

OPEC+ decision will help US shale industry boost spending

WTI crude prices exceeded the $50/b mark, reaching $53.60/b on 5 January 2021 after Saudi Arabia announced at the OPEC+ meeting that it would cut its oil production by 1mn b/d in February and March. Total production cuts agreed at the meeting will be 8.125mn b/d in February and 8.05mn b/d in March.T...

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Green boost to cut UK industry carbon emissions

Six projects across the UK are to receive a share of £8mn in government funding as part of a drive to create the world’s first net zero emissions industrial zone by 2040.Projects in the West Midlands, Tees Valley, North West, Humber, Scotland and South Wales will see local authorities working with i...

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New district heating schemes for London and Solihull

District heating is going through a period of expansion in the UK, with innovative projects planned for two areas of London and Solihull town centre in the Midlands.First, ENGIE has signed a 25-year agreement for the provision of low-carbon district energy services at the landmark Battersea Power St...

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ConocoPhillips to acquire Concho Resources

ConocoPhillips it to acquire Permian Basin shale oil producer Concho Resources in an all-stock deal valued at $9.7bn that is claimed to create the world’s largest independent oil company.The deal will bring together acreage positions in the Permian’s Delaware and Midland basins in the US to create w...

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UK needs regional plans made with workers – TUC

A new report: Voice and place: how to plan fair and successful paths to net zero emissions from the TUC sets out the potential for a ‘place-based’ strategy, with direct input from workers, to reach net zero carbon emissions. The report is based on research in five UK nations and regions that draws o...

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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.