ENA events at Labour and Conservative Party Conferences

As Party Conference season begins, Energy Networks Association is delighted to announce that it will be hosting two events this year - one at the Labour Party Conference in Brighton and one at the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester. For both events we will be joined by Government and Opposition frontbench MPs, along with senior representatives of ENA member companies, industry stakeholders and energy correspondents.

Please find more information about these events below and please do contact our Press and Public Affairs Team should you have any questions about attending.

Labour Party Conference

Subject: How to achieve a decentralised energy system that delivers for people, businesses and our environment?

Date: Monday 25th Sept, 17:30-19:00

Venue: Tennyson Room, Jury's Inn Waterfront


•             Chair: Tony Glover, Director of Policy, Energy Networks Association

•             Alan Whitehead MP, Shadow Energy Minister, Labour Party

•             Basil Scarsella, CEO, UK Power Networks

•             Emma Pinchbeck, Executive Director, RenewableUK

•             Keith MacLean, Chair, UK Energy Research Council


Conservative Party Conference (in partnership with Bright Blue)

Subject: Powering the Industrial Strategy

Date: Tuesday 3rd Oct, 15:00-16:15

Venue: Committee Room 1, Manchester Town Hall


•             Chair: Sam Hall, Senior Researcher, Bright Blue

•             Greg Clark, Secretary of State, Department of Business Energy & Industrial Strategy

•             Richard Nourse, Managing Partner, Greencoat Capital & member of the Government Energy Cost Review advisory panel

•             John Penrose MP, former Cabinet Minister & leading advocate of an energy price cap

•             Jillian Ambrose, Energy Correspondent, Daily Telegraph

•             Paul Bircham, Strategy Director, Electricity North West