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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 yorkshire@energyinst.org.

Mark Burrows CEng CEnv FEI Chartered Energy Manager
Position: Chair
Peter Rock MEI
Position: Treasurer
Peter Stevens MEI
Position: Membership Secretary
Rachel Lee FEI Chartered Energy Manager
Position: Education Secretary
Matthew Walker
Position: Hon Secretary

Events and training

ESTA Energy Conference: ‘Green Recovery – Action NOW'

20-04-2021
The Energy Institute Yorkshire branch is pleased to be supporting ESTA's Energy Conference. For more details, and to book, please visit: https://estaenergy.org.uk/events/energy-conference 

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Publications and documents

Yorkshire Branch Nomination Forms

Latest news

BP and Total bid for offshore wind farm sites in Round 4 leasing exercise

22-02-2021
The Crown Estate has announced its latest round of six proposed offshore wind projects in the waters around England and Wales, together representing just under 8 GW of potential new offshore wind generating capacity with the opportunity to deliver clean electricity for more than seven million UK hom...

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Two UK government funding schemes for energy transformation

17-02-2021
Businesses in energy-intensive sectors, including pharmaceuticals, steel, paper and food & drink will be able to apply for grants worth up to £14mn through the government’s Industrial Energy Transformation Fund (IETF) – totalling £289mn in funding up until 2024.In this second competition wi...

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Hydrogen and carbon capture projects planned for Humberside

15-11-2020
Humberside, said to be the UK’s largest and most carbon-intensive industrial region has taken the first steps towards decarbonisation with at least three consortia of energy companies studying projects to produce hydrogen and capture, transport and store carbon dioxide (CO2) produced in the region.&...

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Hornsea Two construction underway; North Falls and Dogger Bank to follow

16-10-2020
While the government increases its target for offshore wind, three new and proposed North Sea wind farms are moving forward, with construction of Hornsea Two getting started, an extension to Greater Gabbard on the cards and Dogger Bank A and B deciding on which turbines to use. First, developer Ørs...

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Plans for UK zero carbon industrial cluster

7-10-2020
The Zero Carbon Humber (ZCH) Partnership has submitted a joint proposal to create a low carbon cluster in the Humber, the UK’s largest and most carbon-intensive industrial region.The application is a first step to creating the world’s first net zero industrial cluster by 2040 and will support clean ...

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- Work towards professional recognition and chartered registration

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