Bioenergy 1 - Biomass

Bioenergy 1 - Biomass

15 May 2019, 11:00 - 12:30


Organised with the Renewable Energy Association (REA) 

Chair: James Court, Policy & External Affairs Director, Renewable Energy Association (REA) 

Keynote address: Andy Koss, CEO, Drax Power Ltd

REA’s bioenergy strategy
James Court, Policy & External Affairs Director, Renewable Energy Association (REA)

What we've learned from ten years of biomass CHP in the UK
David Linsley-Hood, Consultancy Director, Locogen Consulting Ltd  

The role of biomass in delivering low carbon heat
Steve Luker, Principal Consultant, ReHeat Ltd 

Biomass policy
Siobhan Sherry, Head of Biomass Electricity, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS)  

Q&A and panel discussion

Programme subject to change 


  • James Court


    Policy and External Affairs Director


    James has worked in energy policy and communications for over a decade, starting as a researcher in Parliament before working as an energy consultant...

  • Andrew Koss

    Key Note Speaker

    Chief Executive

    Drax Power

    Andy Koss is CEO of Drax Power Ltd. Andy manages the power generation business for Drax, which consists of a portfolio of generation assets, spanning...

  • David Linsley-Hood


    Consultancy Director


    David is a Chartered Engineer and Environmentalist with over 15 years’ experience in renewable heating system design, project development, training...

  • Steve Luker


    Principal Consultant

    Re:heat Ltd

    Steve specialises in biomass and district heating - providing feasibility and business planning services to projects ranging from distilleries, care...