Media releases

About us»
About us»

“Treat home energy efficiency as a national emergency”, urge UK’s energy professionals


  • Annual Energy Barometer survey ranks energy efficiency the priority response to energy crisis
  • But 70% say energy efficiency policy is not delivering; nine in ten say fuel poverty policy failing
  • And confidence in UK achieving or getting close to net zero by 2050 has fallen to just 30%

Read more »

Renewables pioneer Juliet Davenport appointed Energy Institute President


Renewable energy pioneer Juliet Davenport OBE HonFEI has today become the new President of the Energy Institute (EI).

Read more »

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.

Read more »

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.

Read more »

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.

Read more »

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.

Read more »

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.

Read more »

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

Read more »

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.

Read more »

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.

Read more »