Providing whole energy system support for local authorities responding to the climate emergency
Bethan will be joining a panel of experts, exploring:
- How can network operators help local authorities to better understand their energy system options and the implications for the region?
- Taking into account the different energy system needs of different areas
- Looking at the long-term resilience of local energy systems
Bethan Winter is Wales & West Utilities System Operation Manager. She leads the control room and transmission planning teams that manage the gas distribution network across Wales and the south west of England, delivering a peak daily demand of more than 500 GWh of energy to power homes, heat businesses and keep the lights on.
A graduate of Royal Holloway University of London, she started work in the gas industry in 1997 and has significant experience supporting System Operation functions in the gas distribution and transmission sector. She also plays a key role in Wales & West Utilities Net Zero work, leading on a range of projects, including the company’s Energy Pathfinder energy system simulator, which models future energy scenarios and calculates their carbon and cost to customers.
Why Attend The Summit?
The Summit is the only event of its kind, designed to bring together energy network innovators and decision makers from across the UK. You’ll hear from top speakers in the industry and be able to meet your peers as well as visit an exhibition hall packed with companies offering cutting edge solutions.