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Future Power & Energy

Our aim is to recognise cutting edge solutions within the energy sector across the areas of energy discovery, procurement and distribution.

Whether you have a new bleeding-edge design or an innovative engineering upgrade - this award will recognise the year's best innovative technological development or implementation of an existing technology with the potential to become a gamechanger in the industry. 

The Future Power & Energy category welcomes innovations where development has reached the stage where its potential has been clearly identified. Entries can range from research concepts and ideas to technical issues and industrial applications. 

A shortlist and winner will be selected by our judging panel.

Entries can range from research concepts and ideas to technical issues and industrial applications.



  • Lorna Bennet, Mechanical Engineer, Offshore Renewable Energy, Catapult


  • Ozak Esu
  • Phil Haywood, Managing Director, VantagePoint Asset Management
  • Angela Beddard, Principal Consultant – Energy & Utilities, PA Consulting
  • Steve Bird
  • Graham Law, Project Engineer, Capital Delivery, National Grid
  • Denise Massey, Managing Director, EIC
  • Craig McTaggart, Head of Engineering – RIIO-T2, SP Energy Networks
  • Adam Middleton, CEO, Siemens Energy NL
  • David Miller, Formally Asset Integrity Manager, National Grid
  • Alex Pettener, Design Manager, Siemens Energy
  • Ian Phillips
  • Iliana Portugues
  • Yinka Bankole, Senior Flow Assurance Engineer, Eniprogetti
  • Chuan Zhang, Formerly CTO, EDF Energy
  • David Knight, Partner, Fieldfisher LLP
  • Chris McGee, Senior Electrical Engineer, Orbital Marine
  • Sam Magowan, Applications Engineer, Dale Power Solutions
  • Paul Gallagher, Innovation Manager, Electricity Transmission National Grid