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Committee contact

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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

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Publications and documents

Yorkshire Branch Nomination Forms

Latest news

Drax and Mitsubishi sign negative emissions deal

25-06-2021
Drax Group and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) have agreed a long-term contract for Drax to use MHI’s carbon capture technology, the ‘Advanced KM CDR process’, in what would be the largest deployment of negative emissions in power generation anywhere in the world.The contract will see Drax license...

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Member profile: David March MEI

12-05-2021
When did you first become interested in energy? I first became interested in the environment and climate change at school, probably pre-GCSE. From there my interests expanded into the energy sector and how it influences climate change. It was not until I started work for a construction company calle...

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New jobs in UK offshore wind will aid ‘levelling up’

1-05-2021
New research from the Offshore Wind Industry Council (OWIC) suggests that the number of people working directly and indirectly in the UK’s offshore wind industry will rise significantly, from 26,000 currently to nearly 70,000 by 2026. Most of the jobs will be created in parts of the country which ur...

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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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