Kevin Dibble, Director of Strategy & Communications UK & Ireland, Engie
With over 20 years’ experience in the UK electricity industry, Kevin was appointed in January 2016 as Director of Strategy and Communications for ENGIE’s UK business, covering activity across the energy and services sectors. Previously at ENGIE he was Head of Valuation & Analysis for over 4 years, managing a team of experts providing market and analytical support for the company’s wholesale power generation business. At International Power he had performed two roles, one as Head of Regulation in the UK , the other as Director, Marketing at its pumped storage business, First Hydro. He was a board member at the Association of Electricity Producers and is currently a member of Energy UK’s Generation Committee. Kevin recently completed an MBA in Global Energy at Warwick Business School.
As the energy storage market rapidly evolves the technology in the UK still faces significant regulatory issues. The session will address investment case for storage infrastructure in the UK, key sector priorities including integrating commercial storage in the UK’s energy system, current sector developments and opportunities for large capital deployment into storage space.