West Midlands and Mid Wales

Welcome to the West Midlands and Mid Wales branch page

Welcome to the West Midlands and Mid Wales 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 westmidlandsmidwales@energyinst.org.

Andrew Townsend AMEI
Position: Chair
Apryl Pheasant MEI
Position: Vice Chair
Ian Gregory CEng MEI
Position: Treasurer
Glenn Karlsson AMEI
Position: Membership and Education Secretary
Eduardas Skurovas
Position: Member

Events and training

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Publications and documents

Energy Poster Comp Flyer 5

Latest news

Green boost to cut UK industry carbon emissions

2-01-2021
Six projects across the UK are to receive a share of £8mn in government funding as part of a drive to create the world’s first net zero emissions industrial zone by 2040.Projects in the West Midlands, Tees Valley, North West, Humber, Scotland and South Wales will see local authorities working with i...

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New district heating schemes for London and Solihull

19-11-2020
District heating is going through a period of expansion in the UK, with innovative projects planned for two areas of London and Solihull town centre in the Midlands.First, ENGIE has signed a 25-year agreement for the provision of low-carbon district energy services at the landmark Battersea Power St...

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New technologies to be tested under new UK transport regulatory review

16-03-2020
The UK government has launched a consultation to make journeys easier, smarter and greener through new technology as part of its Future of transport regulatory review.The review will consider how we make small changes to our everyday travel decisions and whether we could choose to walk, cy...

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Heat-as-a-service trialled in 100 UK homes

15-03-2020
Two companies have successfully trialled selling ‘heat-as-as-service’ – rather than just retailing units of energy – as part of a ‘Living Lab’ trial run by the Energy Systems Catapult. This new approach is thought to hold much promise as a way to reduce heating bills and decarbonise the heat ma...

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New battery manufacturing facility to be based in the West Midlands

5-12-2017
Coventry is to be the home of the new National Battery Manufacturing Development Facility (NBMDF), which is being developed with £80mn of government funding to help establish the UK as a world leader in battery technology and innovation. The initiative is part of the government’s £246mn investment i...

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What’s in it for you?

Engaging with your local branch or YPN will enable you to:
- Attend local events and keep up to date with industry
- Build your professional and social networks
- Find support outside of the work environment
- Maintain your Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
- Work towards professional recognition and chartered registration

Get involved

Branches and YPNs are often looking for volunteers to join their committee in order to help develop the branch and organise a range of events. You must be an EI member to join the committee. Please get in touch with a representative from your branch to find out more. Your support of EI branch activities is invaluable.