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.

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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

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Publications and documents

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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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Good Energy purchases solar power from Wales

10-04-2021
Renewable power company Good Energy has announced an agreement to be the sole power purchaser for two new solar projects being developed by Flintshire County Council in Wales over an initial five-year period. The agreement was offered at above-market rates to provide financial security to the Counci...

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Hybrid microgrids for remote Indian communities

1-04-2021
Germany’s SFC Energy – a supplier of hydrogen and direct methanol fuel cells – has completed the delivery and installation of 48 of its EFOY Pro 12000 Duo fuel cells (500 W) for remote sites in four north eastern Indian states.Each system consists of two fuel cells with a total output power of ...

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UK green homes grant axed as new energy efficiency funding unveiled

27-03-2021
The UK government is to close its £2bn Green Homes Grant scheme on 31 March 2021, just six months after its inception.The energy efficiency programme, which offered up to £10,000 to homeowners looking to upgrade inefficient boilers and improve draught insulation, had failed to win widespread su...

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How to create green jobs and cut emissions from UK industry

26-03-2021
The government’s new Industrial Decarbonisation Strategy sets out its vision for building a greener future for the manufacturing and construction sector, with measures to create and support 80,000 UK jobs over the next 30 years while cutting emissions by two-thirds in just 15 years.The strategy will...

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