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Neil Mearns


Neil is an analyst in the Pixie Energy team at Cornwall Insight. He is responsible for developing and writing for the forward-looking energy markets publication Energy:2030, overseeing Pixie Energy’s regional energy assets mapping workstream, and developing understanding of the Scottish energy market.

At Cornwall Insight, Neil has:

  • Led a regional energy mapping project
  • Written and edited articles for Energy:2030 and other publications
  • Been responsible for keeping Pixie Energy’s social media and content on the Pixie Energy website

Prior to working at Cornwall, Neil studied Geography at the University of Edinburgh and Marine Science at Heriot-Watt University. Neil has had previous analytical roles in energy and renewables, including work on delivering a Marine Licence for a wave energy company in 2016.

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