Principal Consultant - Low Carbon Business Unit, Gemserv
Louise Singleton is a Principal Consultant in Gemserv’s Low Carbon Business Unit. She has over a decade of experience in the energy and renewables sectors, from both an operational and business development perspective. She is currently the Programme Manager for the Heat Network Efficiency Scheme (HNES), a government-funded grant scheme designed to improve the efficiency of existing district and communal heating schemes.
Previous roles within Gemserv include delivering the Heat Network Investment Project (HNIP) as part of the Triple Point consortium, which supported the construction of new heat networks, the Greater London Authority’s Warmer Homes Scheme, a retrofit scheme targeted at improving the energy efficiency of London’s low-income homes, the Smart Meter Device Assurance (SMDA) scheme, an industry-run testing scheme designed to ensure smart meters are interoperable and interchangeable and the Biomass Suppliers List (BSL), which ensures that biomass supported through the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) was both sustainable and legally produced.
This diverse experience gives Louise a comprehensive understanding of working with government departments and industry bodies to implement transformational industry change. She holds an MSc in Climate Change from the University of East Anglia, and a BSc in Geology and Geography from the University of Birmingham.