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Students from St Paul’s Girls’ School win the Energy Institute top prize at The Big Bang Competition


Young engineers from St Paul’s Girls’ School in Hammersmith, London, and their novel solar blinds concept – SolUp – have won this year’s Energy Institute Climate Change Special Award at The Big Bang Competition.

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Number of incidents remains low despite record global offshore wind activity


2021 was a record year for offshore wind development, construction and operational activities, according to new data published today by G+, the Global Offshore Wind Health and Safety Organisation.

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UK onshore wind safety steadfast as sector expands


Against a backdrop of increased hours worked, the UK onshore wind sector saw a decrease in lost work day incidents in 2021, according to new data published today by SafetyOn.

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John Lewis & Waitrose Partners to become EnergyAware with Energy Institute


The John Lewis Partnership is set to embark on an immersive online training course available for their Partners to help reduce energy consumption, energy use and carbon emissions in their home and working lives.

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Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer receives an Honorary Fellowship from the Energy Institute, UK


His Excellency Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD&CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) received the prestigious Honorary Fellowship from the Energy Institute (EI), UK. This is the first Honorary Fellowship awarded in the UAE and HE Al Tayer is the first UAE personality to receive the same.

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Rachel Kyte named as first winner of EI President’s Award


  • Sustainable energy thought leader will receive prestigious award and speak as guest of honour at International Energy Week dinner

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Vattenfall safety director takes helm at offshore wind health and safety body


Against a backdrop of expanding industry operations and a flourishing work programme, the G+ Global Offshore Wind Health and Safety Organisation (G+) has today announced Jakob Nielsen as its new Chair.

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New Chair to guide SafetyOn’s growing work


SafetyOn, the health and safety organisation for the UK onshore wind sector, has today announced Don Mackay as its new Chair.

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EI Awards 2021 recognise net zero achievers


The 22nd Energy Institute (EI) Awards ceremony took place today, celebrating the most innovative and creative talent across the global energy sector.

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Young professionals undertake voyage across Scotland’s energy landscape ahead of COP26


With less than two months to go until the world’s governments gather for COP26 in Glasgow, six members of the Energy Institute’s Aberdeen Young Professionals Network (YPN) embarked on a tour across Scotland’s future energy landscape.

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