Chris Hewett

CEO
Solar Trade Association
Chris Hewett
Chris has 25 years’ experience in advocacy, policy research, thought leadership and campaigning on a wide variety of sustainability, energy and environmental issues. He was Head of Climate Change for the Environment Agency, providing advice to Government on climate change mitigation and adaptation. He has worked for a number of leading NGOs & government agencies, including successful advocacy for the Green Investment Bank at Green Alliance, global aviation research for the Committee on Climate Change, and more recently leading policy and advocacy for the Finance Innovation Lab.
20 May 2020, 15:00
 - 15:40 BST (UTC+01:00)
European Solar Markets Updates
Presentation
  • Overview of UK solar pipeline going into Covid crisis
  • Main short-term impacts – planning, connections, delays
  • Routes to market: merchant risk, PPAs and CfD auctions
  • Adapting work practices for social distancing
  • Policy priorities from industry to UK government