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Young Energy Professionals

Energy UK’s Young Energy Professionals Forum is a place for the next generation of energy industry professionals to meet, network and spread knowledge.

Each quarterly event hosts industry leading speakers discussing the latest topics, before ending with a question and answer session.
All young energy professionals, students, and those with an interest in the industry are welcome.

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Drax Site Visit

Timings: Friday 29 July 2016
Venue: Drax Power Station, Selby

Join Energy UK and Drax on 29 July for the second Young Energy Professionals site visit of 2016.
The event, taking place near Selby will offer YEPs the opportunity to see first-hand how Drax’s biomass plant works from the inside out.

The day will consist of presentations from members of the Sustainability Ancillary Services teams on topics ranging from Drax’s history to its upgrade to biomass. 

Drax was the last coal-fired power station to be built in the UK and with its expansion into innovative technologies comes an opportunity to learn more about the site’s history, the future of coal and the future of biomass.

This event is free with travel from Doncaster station to the site being provided by Drax.

Registration for this event is now closed

For summaries of our past YEP events please click here.


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