Humber Renewables champion Kurt Christensen reflects on top green award as 2024’s stars sought

With the 2024 Humber Renewables Awards now launched, David Laister caught up with 2023 champion Kurt Christensen, a man who carved a second career in the sector for which his continuing ambassadorial activity saw him crowned. By Dave Laister https://www.business-live.co.uk/partners/ Kurt Christensen, centre, is presented with his Humber Renewables Champion award by Andy Sykes...

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Humber Renewables Awards: Entries now open — The Hull Story

Humber Renewables Awards: Entries now open — The Hull Story By Simon Bristow, Co-Editor Humber Renewables Awards: Entries now open 13 February 2024 By Simon Bristow, Co-Editor Entries are open for this year’s Humber Renewables Awards, which celebrate all that is being achieved on the Energy Estuary. The gala dinner event, at Hull’s DoubleTree...

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Green accolades to flow as grand finale to Humber’s Offshore Wind Connections

The Humber Renewables Awards are returning for 2024. By Dave Laister Championing all that is being achieved on the Energy Estuary, the gala dinner event will be the celebratory finale to the Offshore Wind Connections conference, which opens on May 1. It follows last year’s unification of the sector’s calendar highlights to mark a decade...

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RWE celebrates National Apprenticeship Week and launches 2024 Wind Turbine Technician apprenticeship programme

  RWE celebrates National Apprenticeship Week and launches 2024 Wind Turbine Technician apprenticeship programme RWE currently has twelve apprentices in training from the Humber region National Apprentice Week takes place between 5th and 11th February 2024 Four more regional apprentice positions have now opened for applications Grimsby, 5th February 2024 During National Apprenticeship Week,...

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Our flagship offshore wind event eyes next chapter

    Humber Marine & Renewables’ Offshore Wind Connections 2024 conference has been launched as we look to the future of the sector and its potential contribution to net zero. Now in its 11th year, OWC2024, which will be held on May 1 and 2 at Hull’s DoubleTree by Hilton, is focusing on maximising the huge...

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Christmas message from the HM & R Chairman

Dear Member and Supporter Even though I have only been in the post as chairman of Humber Marine & Renewables’ refreshed board of directors for less than 3 months, I am delighted to be addressing HM&R’s members and supporters through the chairman’s annual Christmas message! HM&R has evolved very quickly over the past 18...

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– Hull College has been graded ‘Good’ by Ofsted following a full enhanced skills inspection

It’s official – Hull College has been graded ‘Good’ by Ofsted following a full enhanced skills inspection. A team of eleven inspectors carried out a rigorous four-day assessment of all areas of the college between 24th and 27th October, with the organisation also recognised for its exceptional contribution to meeting skills needs, earning the...

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LDC BACKED BOSTON ENERGY APPOINTS NEW CFO 

Boston Energy, a technical services provider to the wind energy industry, has strengthened its senior team with the appointment of Jonathan Godber as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). In his new role, Jonathan will drive the Yorkshire-based business’ financial performance as it targets new international markets and supports the global transition to a clean energy...

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ANDREW JACKSON SOLICITORS SHORTLISTED FOR NORTHERN POWERHOUSE AWARDS

  Andrew Jackson Solicitors LLP is delighted to be shortlisted, for the second year running, in the Northern Powerhouse Awards 2024. The firm has been nominated in the Transport category for ‘Firm of the Year’ whilst senior partner, Dominic Ward, has been shortlisted for ‘Transport Lawyer of the Year’. The awards are determined based...

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Offshore wind giants working on the Humber welcome subsidy uplift after industry-harming inflation surge

Orsted and RWE have their say on significant price lift for next auction round By David LaisterBusiness Editor (Humber) Tom Glover, left, UK country chair for RWE, and Duncan Clark, UK lead at Orsted. A 66 per cent increase in the crucial strike price for offshore wind subsidy has been welcomed by key figures...

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