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Green Tariffs versus Green Wash

01 December 2008

Juliet Davenport, Chief Executive of The Good Energy Group PLC explains what "green tariffs" mean and what their effect on the total installed capacity of renewable generation is. She explores the conflicts with ROCS and what difference the new feed-in tariffs will make.

Juliet is an influential figure whose opinions are helping to shape government policy and contribute to the future of renewable energy in the UK. Her talk will be of interest to anyone wanting to find a solution to the problem of climate change and those already working towards this goal.

Meet the Speaker

Juliet Davenport is Chief Executive and founder of Good Energy, the 100% renewable electricity supplier. The company provides individuals, businesses and communities with the opportunity to become part of the solution to climate change through specialised products and services.

Juliet graduated from Merton College, Oxford and completed a Masters degree in economics and environmental economics at Birbeck College, London. Before entering the private sector, she worked at the European Commission on European energy policy and later at the European parliament on carbon taxation.

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: Juliet Davenport, Chief Executive of The Good Energy Group PLC

Duration: 1 hr 24 mins