Energy2050 at the University of Sheffield is advised by some of the leading figures in the energy industry. Members meet around twice a year to support and challenge Energy2050 on its priorities for energy research.
The board is:
Tim Yeo (Chair) – former Chair of the Energy & Climate Change Select Committee, and Environment Minister under the Major government
Graham Cooley – CEO, ITM Power
Peter Emery – CEO, Electricity North West
Michael Grubb – Professor of International Energy and Climate Change Policy at UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources; Senior Advisor on Sustainable Energy Policy to the UK energy regulator Ofgem
Simon Virley – UK Chair, Energy at KPMG
Matthew Billson, Programme Director at Energy2050 said: “We are delighted to have such invaluable expertise available to us on our advisory board. Their support will steer the initiative as we tackle the world’s energy challenges.”