James has an advanced understanding of renewables support schemes, including the Renewables Obligation, Feed-in Tariffs and Contract for Difference. He has previously led research reports on PPA competition and market share.
At Cornwall Insight:
- James’s role focuses on producing and delivering Cornwall Insight’s suite of training offerings.
- He leads introductory and advanced courses on electricity and gas markets, renewables and system balancing both in the UK and Ireland.
- James is also actively involved in consultancy projects covering renewables generation and Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs), having previously lead Cornwall Insight’s wholesale services team.
James joined Cornwall Insight in January 2014 after previously working in the oil and gas sector and for a Local Enterprise Partnership. He holds a BA (Hons) degree in Geography from the University of Southampton.
Specialists areas: renewables generation, PPAs, green certificates, training and presenting