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The BusinessNZ Energy Council (BEC) has established a Young Energy Professionals Network (YEPN).

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    YEPN scopes pandemic damage

    1 Apr 2020 | BusinessNZ Energy Council

    The Young Energy Professionals Network is seeking views on how Covid-19 is affecting the New Zealand energy sector, businesses and the country as a whole. YEPN – which is supported by the BusinessNZ Energy Council – is asking its members how the coronavirus has affected their organisation and how they have responded to it.

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    Applications for FEL-100 are open until 21 February

    12 Feb 2020 | BusinessNZ Energy Council

    Being part of the Future Energy Leaders (FEL-100) programme is a unique opportunity for any individual under 35 years old to be connected to executives and strategists around the world. This year, YEPN and BusinessNZ Energy Council (BEC) will manage the application process for the New Zealand cohort.

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    Call for NZ's future energy leaders

    10 Jan 2020 | BusinessNZ

    The World Energy Council is calling on young New Zealand professionals to nominate themselves for the WEC's Future Energy Leaders 100 programme. Limited to 100 members, the FEL network is “designed to help shape, inspire and grow energy leaders of tomorrow,” says the WEC. It draws members from Government, industry, academia, civil society, technology firms and start-ups.

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    Taranaki business woman a finalist in Deloitte Business Awards

    29 Oct 2019 | BusinessNZ

    A Taranaki woman who started her career in cosmetics and now works in the oil and gas industry is a finalist in a national business awards.

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    Why switching to renewables is proving a slow burn

    17 Oct 2019 | BusinessNZ

    Abu Dhabi (CNN Business)The biggest player in oil is embarking on its own transition to cleaner sources of energy.

    As part of Saudi Arabia's 2030 Vision plan to diversify its economy, the kingdom is aiming to have around 30% of its energy generated by renewable sources just over a...

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    YEPN COLUMN: Cautious optimism at global energy conference

    25 Sep 2019 | BusinessNZ

    Earlier this month, the 24th World Energy Congress (WEC24) took place in Abu Dhabi with the theme “Energy for Prosperity”. The four-day interactive programme involved plenary sessions, panel discussions, debates and workshops, centred around the critical issues currently faced by the energy industry.

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    WEC24 Debrief

    20 Sep 2019 | BusinessNZ

    On September 9th the 24th World Energy Congress kicked off in Abu Dhabi under the theme “energy for prosperity”. The congress entailed a four-day interactive programme where delegates attended plenary sessions, panel discussions, debates and workshops, centred around the critical issues currently faced by the energy industry.

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    YEPN eyes South Island for growth

    13 May 2019 | BusinessNZ

    The Young Energy Professionals Network is aiming to grow its currently sparse membership in the South Island and could establish a Christchurch branch. Co-chair Mark Todoroff says there is "not much" of a YEPN presence in the South Island at present.

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    2018 FEL Nominations Statistics

    26 Mar 2019 | BusinessNZ Energy Council

    This year, the World Energy Council received more applications than ever before: 241 of them! This is an increase of nearly 40% compared to last year and a clear sign of the increasing visibility and importance of the programme.

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    Jay, Hansen among energy sector mentors

    25 Jun 2018 | Energy News

    Joshua Riddiford, Energy News 
    Industry leaders including Transpower's grid development general manager Stephen Jay, outgoing Electricity Authority chief executive Carl Hansen and Contact Energy's regulatory affairs and government relations head Louise Griffin have volunteered to mentor the sector's younger professionals. The Young Energy Professional Network's new programme randomly matches mentees, who sign up to the programme, with a mentor in their city to meet that month. The mentor and mentee will then organise their own meetings.

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