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Welcome to the Southern Scotland branch page

Welcome to the Southern Scotland branch page.

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All members, guests and colleagues are welcome to participate in branch activities. We hope to see you at a local event soon.

Committee contact

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

Mark Hobbins CEng FEI Chartered Energy Engineer
Position: Chair
Gary Howorth MEI
Position: Secretary
Dr Kenneth Burnham
Position: Treasurer

Events

Energy Review 2019

21-03-2019
We would be delighted if you could join us for our annual energy review event with the President of the Energy Institute, Malcolm Brinded CBE FREng FEI.

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POWERful Women Networking opportunity at All-Energy 2019

16-05-2019
       Join Lindsay McQuade, CEO, ScottishPower Renewables for a networking lunch.

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Publications and documents

Latest news

SSE to build new CCGT and halve generation emissions by 2030

22-06-2018
One of the ‘big six’ energy supply majors, SSE, is to collaborate with Siemens in building a new gas-fired power station at Keadby in North Lincolnshire and has also set a new ambition to halve the carbon intensity of the electricity it generates over the next 12 years.The company says it plans for ...

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SSE to build new CCGT and halve generation emissions by 2030

5-06-2018
One of the ‘big six’ energy supply majors SSE is to collaborate with Siemens in building a new gas-fired power station at Keadby in North Lincolnshire and has also set a new ambition to halve the carbon intensity of the electricity it generates over the next 12 years.Overall the company says it plan...

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The UK’s geology won’t support UK fracking, claims expert

18-08-2017
The UK’s geology is unlikely to be suitable for hydraulic fracturing, according to research by a Scottish university. Professor John Underhill, Chief Scientist at Heriot-Watt University, says that while opponents of fracking continue to focus on the environmental impact of this method of oil and gas...

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Ineos enters North Sea waters

1-11-2015
Ineos is to acquire all of the UK North Sea gas fields owned by the DEA Group, the German-based oil and gas company owned by the LetterOne Group. The fields, including the Breagh and Clipper South fields in the Southern North Sea, account for 8% of the UK’s annual gas production. Ineos operates Scot...

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ABB at Sloy.jpg ABB has been awarded a fast-track turnkey project by Scottish an ...

24-11-2012
ABB at Sloy.jpg ABB has been awarded a fast-track turnkey project by Scottish and Southern Energy Power Distribution (SSEPD) to construct the replacement for the Sloy 132 kV substation that serves a large area of Western Scotland, as well as providing the grid connection for SSE’s most powerful hydr...

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