The mayor of London’s new more diverse Transport for London Board of Governors will also include the Chief Executive of the Renewable Energy Association.
Dr. Nina Skorupska, CBE, will bring knowledge of the renewable heat, power, and transport industries to the group, in addition to experience as a senior executive of a major European energy utility company.
She was the first female power station manager for RWE npower in the UK before going to on be the Director of Performance Improvement for the RWE Group. She has also been responsible for delivery of Essent’s (RWE’s Dutch energy company) new clean energy developments.
Dr. Skorupska also presently sits on the board of the Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Campaign. She received New Year’s Honours in 2016 for her contribution to renewables and equality in energy.
The Renewable Energy Association is the UK’s largest trade association for renewable energy, with over 700 member companies. It is at the fore of the decarbonisation of heat, transport, and power, and has recently set up a new energy storage sector group and electric vehicle sub-group.