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SOC in Edinburgh

Thursday, 28 February 2019, 6 p.m., Edinburgh
Turning up the Heat! - Innovation in the Development and Delivery of the UK's Deep Geothermal Resources

Mike Collins, Senior Geologist and Project Manager, Geon Energy Ltd & Arup

Royal Scots Club, 29 Abercromby Place, Edinburgh EH3 6QE


Sponsorship is provided by Scottish Oil Club.


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Sponsorship


Funding for student participation from member universities provided by Scottish Oil Club.

Synopsis

Mike will discuss the innovative approach to geothermal heat delivery that Geon has developed in addition to discussion about the UK's active deep geothermal projects that are being drilled and delivered by Geon and Geothermal Engineering Ltd. These projects include the Jubilee Pool deep geothermal project in Penzance and the United Downs Deep Geothermal Electricity Demonstration Project in Cornwall. As well as discussing the technical and low carbon aspects of these projects, Mike will also provide a perspective on the opportunities and challenges that are present in the development of the UK's geothermal resources.

Speaker

Mike Collins is a Senior Geologist with Arup based in Edinburgh who since 2016 has been the Arup Applied Geology Skills Leader in the United Kingdom, Middle East, India and Africa Region (UKIMEA). In 2015, Arup formed a strategic joint venture company 'Geon Energy' with partners Geothermal Engineering Ltd to commercialise deep geothermal single well technology in the UK and Mike is the Scottish Business Leader of this venture.

Arrangements

Neither video nor audio recording is permitted at this event.

Members and guests are invited to convene between 17:30 and 18:00 for coffee/tea and biscuits (pay-bar available). Meeting commences at 18:00. An opportunity for informal discussion between members and guests will follow the presentation in the Cocktail Bar until commencement of the Discussion Dinner (Chatham House Rule) at about 20:00.

Menu: Continental meat platter ~ Breaded escalope of pork Milanese with a green salad ~ Peach panna cotta

Wine: Brise de France, Sauvignon Blanc, Languedoc, France, 2016 ~ Brise de France, Merlot, Languedoc, France, 2016

Special Venue Information

The Royal Scots Club offers availability of overnight accomodation to SOC members. Contact the Royal Scots Club on +44-131-556-4270 or book here.

Booking

Cost: £35.00 inclusive of VAT for dinner. Presentation-only free of charge.

Cancellation Policy: If you must cancel, please do so before Wednesday, 27th February 2019 6 p.m.. After this moment, we make a head-count committment with the venue. If you cancel after that and you have booked a dinner, we will be pleased to give the dinner you paid to another guest.

Bookings for dinner are required. Bookings for you to attend only the presentation are normally not required (unless specified otherwise for a particular event), but we would appreciate if you could let us know anyway since we need to monitor the total head-count. There is no charge for attending the presentation-only.

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