Regional Account Manager, Energy Saving Trust
Mark started his career working on climate change adaptation projects for Kent County Council, delivering the Coastal Communities 2150 project to help Kent’s communities imagine and adapt to life with climate change. More recently, he worked on the STAR2Cs, FRAMES, H2O Source to Sea projects, and helped develop an adaptation catalyst tool to identify successful pathways to manage climate risks. He then worked as a Climate Change Officer for Wealden District Council, where he developed their emissions reporting methodology and worked on EV chargepoint procurement. At Energy Saving Trust, Mark works on the Local Authority Toolkit for DfT and is part of the Local Government Support Programme. He works with local authorities across the South East to decarbonise transport, improve air quality and increase electric vehicle adoption.
Electric Vehicles: Pros and Cons - An Impartial Expert Briefing
Astor Suite, Maidstone Hall: 3.00pm - 3.30pm
Introduction to Electric Vehicles, Policy Background, Vehicle Technology and Charging Infrastructure
Understand the routes to Electric Vehicles and EV myth busting
Look at SME Support, including information on potential grants available via the Decarbonisation Support Programme