Regen has a deep knowledge of smart energy and storage, as can be seen in our projects and updates below.

Regen has recently taken on the management of the Electrictriy Storage Network (ESN), which was established in 2008 as the leading UK industry group dedicated to electricity storage. You can join this network as a member.


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Smart Energy and Storage

Recent Projects

Solar Commission
Project duration: January 2019 to July 2019 Regen is running the Solar Commission, a…
Animations – a new way to communicate the energy transition
Project duration: Ongoing Regen has worked with a Western Power Distribution (WPD) and the…
Energy storage prospectus and expression of interest on behalf of Cornwall Council
Project duration: April 2018 to November 2018 On behalf of Cornwall Council, Regen is…

Smart Energy and Storage

Recent Blog Posts

4 February 2019 Consultation Response to the Targeted Charging Review
Regen and the Electricity Storage Network (ESN) have responded to the recent consultation from…
30 January 2019 Future of Network Charging
There is seemingly endless activity on network charging with several consultations and code reviews.…
30 January 2019 New Report on Up-scaling Community Energy in Wales
We’ve recently been commissioned by the Institute of Welsh Affairs (IWA) to write a…

Smart Energy and Storage

Our Expertise

Ray Arrell
Senior project manager - storage and networks
Ray’s main focus is to continue Regen’s work and understanding around energy storage, flexibility…
Tamar Bourne
Senior project manager - smart energy lead
Tamar leads Regen’s smart grids and local supply projects including; a network innovation trial…
Olly Frankland
Project manager
Olly manages a variety of projects and has developed specialisms in electric vehicles, community…
Johnny Gowdy
Johnny is a director of Regen and leads the development of our commercial projects.…
Madeleine Greenhalgh
Policy and advocacy manager
Madeleine is new to the Regen team and will be managing our policy outputs with…
Kerry Hayes
Project manager
Kerry is a project manager at Regen and works on projects including the Solar…
Rachel Hayes
Head of networks and development ; Director of the Electricity Storage Network
Rachel leads Regen’s networks and development, as well as the organisation’s events, marketing and communications.…
Jonty Haynes
Graduate Intern
Jonty is currently undertaking an internship with Regen to gain experience and knowledge of…
Merlin Hyman
Chief executive
Merlin leads Regen’s mission to transform how we generate, supply and use energy. Merlin…
Poppy Maltby
Senior project manager
Poppy is a Senior Project Manager at Regen working on future scenarios and energy…
Ben Robertson
Energy Analyst
Having recently completed a 6-month internship with Regen, Ben works as an energy analyst…
Joel Venn
Senior analyst
Joel is a senior analyst at Regen, responsible for delivering our future energy scenarios…
Hazel Williams
Head analyst and local authority lead
Hazel delivers pulic sector advisory services for local authorities and other public sector organisations…

Smart Energy and Storage

Recent Publications

Energy storage prospectus and expression of interest on behalf of Cornwall Council
Local supply paper: 3rd edition
Delivering a Smart Energy System

Smart Energy and Storage

Upcoming Events

Electric Vehicle and Electricity System Forum
March 19
Future Energy Scenarios for Heat and Gas in the South West
March 21
Digital Technologies Revolutionising the Energy Sector
March 28

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