The meeting point for installers, commercial and
public sector end users

15-17 March 2016
5-7 April 2016

Speakers

  • Lauren Cook

    Lauren Cook

    Policy Analyst, REA

    Lauren Cook works in the policy team at the Renewable Energy Association (REA) focussing on Solar PV. Lauren joined the REA in 2015 and previously worked for IHS producing market intelligence on the Global solar PV industry.

  • Marc Wynn

    Marc Wynn

    Director, Asset Utilities

    Asset Utilities is a specialist consultant (and associate consultant to APSE Energy) that provides an ‘end to end’ consultancy for Solar PV for local authorities and council associations. The company also focuses on battery storage and grid connections having made over 23,000 grid connections saving its clients over £18m.

  • Mark Bramah

    Mark Bramah

    Managing Director, Apse

    Mark Bramah is the Director of APSE Energy. Mark took up his current post in July 2014 prior to that he was the Assistant Chief Executive of APSE from April 2004 and formerly managed APSE's growing consultancy arm, the Best Value Consultancy from November 2000 to March 2004. Mark previously worked for the Association from 1992 to 1999 as the Principal Advisor for Public and Environmental Services after which he moved to Kirklees Metropolitan Council where he worked in the Corporate Development Unit on the implementation of Best Value and corporate policy development. Mark has also worked for both Rochdale and Bury Metropolitan Borough Councils. Mark is the lead officer for APSE Energy, the Association’s local authority energy collaboration.

  • Martin Cotterell

    Martin Cotterell

    Application Engineer, Tesla Energy

    Martin Cotterell has recently joined Tesla Energy but is also the founder of Sundog Energy.Martin has a background in Engineering, BEng (Hons) Electrical & Electronic Engineering, and worked with the British Antarctic Survey and Greenpeace prior to setting up Sundog. Martin was awarded the Institute of Directors, Cumbria Director of the year, 2009.

  • Paul Phare

    Paul Phare

    Development Manager, Energy4All

    Paul works as Development Manager for Energy4All and also sits on the Board of several community energy projects in the UK

  • Paul Southall

    Paul Southall

    Environmental Advisor / Technical Specialist , National Trust

    Paul sits on various governmental, NGO and heritage advisory panels; and 2015 has seen Paul being honoured with recognition from the Renewable Energy Association “Energy Champion 2015”, as well as being awarded “Sustainability Executive of the Year 2015”. Paul has been working over the last year within the National Trust Renewable Energy Investment Programme - a commitment to invest £35 million in over 40 more renewable energy projects to reduce reliance on fossil fuels, and source 50 per cent of its energy from renewable sources on land it looks after by 2020.

  • Philip Angus

    Philip Angus

    CEO, Nottingham Energy

    In 2006 Phil was appointed Manager of Nottingham Energy Partnership (NEP), a fuel poverty and climate change charity, and before that was the Energy Strategy Coordinator for Nottingham City Council.

  • Sharon Lashley

    Sharon Lashley

    Managing Director, Enviro UK Consultants

    Trained in the North East of England Sharon is first and foremost a professional environmentalist with over 25 years of experience in the sector. After working in the energy, environmental and renewable sector for many years Sharon set up her own company Enviro UK Consultants Ltd in 2013 with the aim to drive forward environmental change, encourage the uptake of renewable energy and also to deliver training in Waste Management and Environmental Awareness.

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