As the plans for the National Infrastructure Bank are announced, Mareike Schmidt asks what do we need to do to encourage the growth of smarter, cleaner local energy systems across the UK?
Mareike Schmidt is Innovation Lead for UKRI’s £102.5m Prospering from the Energy Revolution Programme. She heads the finance, investment and enterprise stream, which aims to put new financial mechanisms in place to support smart local energy projects, and also leads on the local authority toolkit work with the Energy Systems Catapult.
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