Knowledge Transfer Manager - Smart Energy Systems
Louise Jones is lead for Grid and Distributed Energy generation at the KTN in which she covers electrical energy systems and renewables. Louise leads on the Energy Systems element of delivery of the KTN’s Innovation Exchange programme KTN-iX.
Louise works with innovative SMEs, large enterprises, Government departments and local authorities across a range of discipline areas and also has a regional focus in North Wales. Louise sits on the advisory board of The Centre for Photonics Expertise, a pan Wales project aimed at enhancing R&D in Photonics in Wales by working with companies on commercial challenges. Louise also sits on the Industrial Advisory Group of the Solar Network Plus and was on board of the Solar Commission that created a Solar landscape for the UK.
Contact Louise if you are working in the energy or renewable energy sectors and would like links to innovative technologies or end users, particularly with a Net Zero perspective. Also, organisations who have little or no knowledge of these sectors and want to understand the key drivers, programmes and opportunities to apply their innovative technologies.
Louise works with industry and academia to help drive innovation across the clean growth sector with a focus on energy and renewable energy. Louise can provide links to information, end users and other key players and networks across these sectors and beyond. Louise is based in Wales and has a good knowledge of innovations, companies and academia in Wales to suggest connections to foster collaborations.
As well as working with colleagues on the KTN Innovation Exchange (KTN-iX) programme, Louise was heavily involved in the UK National Strategies for Solar, Lasers and Additive Manufacturing and is aware of the supply chain and key focus of these areas in the UK.