Speakers confirmed for Energy Solutions 2012

Energy management event Energy Solutions has announced its line-up of speakers for its free to attend CPD accredited educational programme.

Across the two days (10-11 October), industry leaders will host a range of seminars and debates alongside the exhibition at London’s Olympia.

Having  recently  confirmed  Lord Sebastian Coe KBE as the keynote address, other confirmed speakers at the Energy Academy will include: Liam O’Sullivan, programme director, Low Carbon London; Karen Lawrence, director of development, Energy Saving Trust; David Kennedy, chief executive, Committee on Climate Change, Malcolm Anderson, environmental adviser, National Trust and Paul van Heyningen, head of sustainability & estates, Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC).

The Renewables Theatre returns this year with a focus on the future prospects for micro-renewables and the critical role of renewable energy in our future prosperity. Renewables experts will discuss existing initiatives such as the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) and consider the overall business case for this dynamic, and much anticipated market. Confirmed speakers include David Hunt, vice chair – Onsite Renewables Sector Group, Renewable Energy Association (REA), Shaun McCarthy, chair, Commission for a Sustainable London 2012 and Jacqueline Balian, head of RHI operations, New Scheme Development, Ofgem.

Adrian Newton, UBM Live group director for safety and building management, said: “We are really excited about our education programme this year, the dynamic and informative sessions across the two days will bring together some of the best minds within the Energy world. The lively debates will tackle major issues including the UK government’s Green Deal and how this will be delivered. Our continued investment in the education programme at Energy Solutions provides a unique opportunity for the industry to come together and drive change.”