Ben is a member of the executive team and leads Cornwall Insight's consultancy workstreams.
For Cornwall Insight Ben has specialised in policy, regulation and market development in both wholesale and retail markets, with a particular focus on renewable energy. Areas of expertise include: the renewables support mechanisms (RO, FiT and CfD), wholesale and generation markets, routes to market (PPAs and intermediaries), retail market entry and emerging markets (including storage and small-scale flexibility).
Ben is also co-chair of Cornwall's monthly hosted Green Generators Group, which debates issues of importance to independent renewables generators. He is a lead trainer for his subject specialisms, including renewables, routes to market and generation.
Ben joined Cornwall Insight in June 2009 after graduating with a Master’s degree in Economics. He previously studied Business Management and graduated in 2006.