The focus of this years' lecture is Britain's energy mix and the National Grid, 2010 - 2030. This lecture will discuss the importance of energy efficiency, Britain's energy mix and the potential impact on the National Grid.
09 December 2010 Power channel
Binding environmental targets, the climate change agenda and emerging new technologies in the energy sector, means the existing electricity transmission network in the UK will undergo significant changes in the next 20 years. Nick Winser discusses the importance of energy efficiency, Britain's energy mix and the potential impact on the National Grid.
Organised by the IET Midlands Power Group.
Nick joined the Board of National Grid in April 2003 as Group Director responsible for UK and US Transmission operations. He was previously Chief Operating Officer of US Transmission for National Grid Transco plc. He joined National Grid Company plc in 1993, becoming Director of Engineering in 2001. Prior to this, he had been with PowerGen since 1991 as principal negotiator on commercial matters, having joined the Central Electricity Generating Board in 1983 where he served in a variety of technical engineering roles.
Nick joined the Board of Kier Group as a Non-Executive Director in 2009.