Welcome to the North Eastern YPN branch page

Welcome to the North Eastern YPN page.

The North Eastern YPN exists to help support young professionals working in the energy industry. Through events, career development seminars, site visits and networking sessions, the YPN offers young professionals the chance to connect, engage and grow. The North Eastern YPN is fortunate enough to have excellent links with local organisations involved in the energy industry and regular site visits are a popular feature of the network.

Hear about upcoming YPN events in the North East by subscribing to their mailing list here.

Committee contact

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

Ross Winter
Position: Chair
James Prime
Position: Vice Chair
Tom Kavanagh
Position: Secretary
Ellie Russell
Position: Secretary
Precious Patterson
Position: Commercial Representative

Events and training

Careers Talk & Introduction to the EI

31-10-2018
The North Eastern YPN are pleased to host our careers talk for Wednesday 31st October.

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North Eastern Future Energy for Transport

4-12-2018
As we move to a more de-carbonised world more focus has been put on reducing emissions for the transport industries (public, commercial & domestic).

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North Eastern branch Annual General Meeting

27-06-2019
The North Eastern Energy Institute Branch Network are holding their Annual General Meeting (AGM) on the 27 June 2019 in Newcastle.

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YPN Social

4-12-2019
Come along to the YPN Social and find out more about the branch and meet local people in the energy industry.

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Publications and documents

Energy Mix 1

Latest news

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

18-07-2009
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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OGA awards Eni carbon storage licence

8-10-2020
The UK Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has awarded a carbon dioxide (CO2) appraisal and storage licence (CS licence) to Eni UK.The CS licence will cover an area located within the Liverpool Bay area of the East Irish Sea, where Eni plans to reuse and repurpose depleted hydrocarbon reservoirs (the Hamilt...

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Industry leaders launch Net Zero North West to drive green recovery

8-10-2020
A collaboration of CF Fertilisers, Encirc, Essar Oil UK, Inovyn, the North West Business Leadership Team (NWBLT), Peel L&P Environmental, Siemens, Storengy and Tata Chemicals Europe have formed Net Zero North West which is aiming to develop the UK’s first low carbon industrial cluster by 2030.Ho...

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Plans for UK zero carbon industrial cluster

7-10-2020
The Zero Carbon Humber (ZCH) Partnership has submitted a joint proposal to create a low carbon cluster in the Humber, the UK’s largest and most carbon-intensive industrial region.The application is a first step to creating the world’s first net zero industrial cluster by 2040 and will support clean ...

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UK needs regional plans made with workers – TUC

12-09-2020
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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