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Welcome to the Southern Scotland branch page

Welcome to the Southern Scotland branch page.

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

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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...

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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 compan...

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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 ...

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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 operat...

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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 powerf...

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