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 ...

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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UK net zero strategy ‘must assemble a mass skilled workforce’

The transition to a net zero energy economy will require the creation of a substantial strategy to deliver the relevant new skills to the whole energy industry workforce, according to reports from the EI and the government’s Green Jobs Taskforce.  First, professionals across all walks of UK ene...

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Morrisons accepts buyout bid from Fortress

The UK Morrisons supermarket chain is reported to have accepted an $8.7bn bid from a group led by Fortress Investment Group, after declining an earlier bid from a US private equity firm.Morrisons is the UK’s fourth largest supermarket chain. It also operates a network of forecourts in England, Wales...

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Funding for three UK green heat network projects

Tens of thousands of UK homes, businesses and public buildings are a step closer to benefitting from greener, cleaner energy thanks to £44mn of new government funding – which addresses the need to reduce the carbon intensity of heating homes and workspaces.Of the £44mn, £30mn will fund three innovat...

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UK struggling to keep pace with climate change impacts, says CCC

Action to improve the nation’s resilience is failing to keep pace with the impacts of a warming planet and increasing climate risks facing the UK. That is the conclusion of a comprehensive independent assessment led by the Climate Change Committee (CCC), which considered a catalogue of ris...

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