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Offshore wind safety performance mixed amid record 61.9 million hours worked

13/06/2024

  • Offshore wind activity continued to surge in 2023 as G+ members reported a record 61.9 million hours worked, a 39% increase from 2022.
  • Total reported incidents rose last year, underpinning need for industry vigilance.

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Honorary Fellowship of the Energy Institute awarded to Hong Kong energy leader

06/03/2024

Ir Chiang Tung Keung CEng, Chief Executive Officer of CLP Holdings Limited, has been made an Honorary Fellow of the Energy Institute (EI), the UK-based professional body spanning the world of energy, in recognition of his leadership in the energy sector.

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International Energy Awards recognise pioneers in the search for a just energy transition

01/03/2024

  • Winners from Pakistan, Senegal, UAE and UK recognised for achievement across workforce, engagement, technology and individual award categories  
  • Dr Nawal Al-Hosany receives prestigious President’s Award at central London gala ceremony

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EI’s technical collaboration programme pivots into energy transition

26/02/2024

Collaboration work between more than 60 global energy companies, accessed across 120 countries and under the stewardship of the Energy Institute (EI), is playing a growing role in accelerating the transition to a low carbon future, the programme’s Technical and Innovation prospectus shows today.

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G+ partners with ABEEólica to further support safe operations in offshore wind

09/02/2024

With a growing international remit, G+, the global offshore wind health and safety organisation, has today announced a new partnership with ABEEólica.

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Major battery swapping network aims to ‘transform mobility’ in India

12/06/2024

The joint venture expects to scale up to more than 10,000 battery swapping stations across more than 40 Indian cities over the next three years to fac...

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Major renewable projects break ground in Azerbaijan

12/06/2024

Projects include the 445 MW Bilasuvar solar project, the 315 MW Neftchala solar farm and the 240 MW Absheron-Garadagh onshore wind farm.   S...

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China solidifies lead in global electrolyser market

12/06/2024

Mainland China installed a total 1 GW of electrolyser capacity in 2023, ‘cementing its position as a world leader in the technology’s adoption’, accor...

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Octopus signs ‘world’s biggest’ battery-leasing deal with Gresham House

12/06/2024

The deal – reportedly the biggest of its kind in the world – will connect just over 50% of GRID’s large-scale batteries to Octopus’ technology platfor...

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Slow progress in the EU power sector undermining low-carbon transition

12/06/2024

With the EU power sector increasingly under pressure to decarbonise, a new report by enterprise sustainability data services provider GRESB has reveal...

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Become an EI volunteer and help create a better energy future

03/01/2023

We are seeking volunteers to join several committees of Council, including the Energy Advisory Panel, Professional Affairs Committee, HR Committee and...

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New Fellowship route recognises the best in energy

02/11/2022

The Energy Institute launches its new route to Fellowship this month – the aim, to recognise the people who make a real difference in energy. The move...

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“Stellar” International Energy Week 2022

01/03/2022

The implications of COP26 for the energy sector’s transition to net zero, and fresh concerns about energy security sparked by the Ukraine crisis, were...

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Energy in Conversation Season 2 continues with ‘the silent tsunami’

23/09/2021

This season on the EI’s podcast, it’s all about the future. Every episode discusses a different perspective on the possible future of the industry, an...

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EI gears up for COP26

26/08/2021

With just two months to go until the world’s governments gather for the COP26 global climate talks in Glasgow, the EI has a busy autumn of related act...

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