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Next event - A Christmas Present for Kiribati: https://www.energyinst.org/__data/assets/pdf_file/0008/672767/Energy-Institute-Kiribati.pdf

Committee contact

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

Andy Clarke CEng MEI Chartered Energy Engineer
Position: Chair
James Prime AMEI
Position: Secretary
Michael Blades MEI Chartered Energy Manager
Position: Treasurer

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Publications and documents

Latest news

Oil companies operating onshore assets in England should be aware of a recent Co ...

Oil companies operating onshore assets in England should be aware of a recent Court judgment1 ruling that drill pipe passing through the substrata of the surface landowner at any depth without consent having been obtained constituted trespass, writes Neil Q Miller*, Dispute Resolution Partner at Nor...

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Transport emissions and R&D projects win UK government funding

The government is to support a series of projects aimed at making progress towards a net zero future, including a highly ambitious initiative to develop zero emission air transport. First, Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced that UK industry will receive around £350mn to cut down carbon emiss...

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Electricity storage projects to face fewer planning barriers in UK

The government is to relax planning legislation to make it easier to develop large-scale battery systems that store electricity generated at solar and wind farms. Ministers are introducing legislation to remove barriers for storage projects above 50 MW in England and 350 MW in Wales. The UK already...

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New UK insulation and low carbon heating scheme adds a QA angle

Builders, plumbers, and other tradespeople across England will need a government-backed seal of approval to provide their services as part of the new £2bn Green Homes Grant, which is due to go live at the end of this month. The new scheme will see the government fund up to two-thirds of the cost of...

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Grid flexibility in the South West of England

EDF has been awarded a contract by Western Power Distribution (WPD) to supply local grid flexibility services in the Bridgwater area using a cohort of domestic Powervault batteries.EDF’s expertise, alongside Powervault’s smart energy storage systems, will give the distribution network operator acces...

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