Jacob Roberts

Transport Policy Manager
The Association For Renewable Energy and Clean Technology Company (REA)

Jacob Roberts joined the REA as Transport Policy Manager, heading up the REA’s EV Forum,  in May 2021 from his role as Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Manager at CENEX.  Prior to this he’d spent over three years at Energy Savings Trust.  Following his MSc in Environmental Management at Coventry University ten years ago, Jacob has gained extensive experience working with local government, public sector bodies, and businesses in supporting their charging infrastructure roll-out and strategies, along with experience alongside the Onstreet Residential Chargepoint Scheme.  Jacob has a wealth of technical expertise and is working at the REA as an effective partner for UK Government as we move towards mass EV deployment.

20 Oct 2021
11:40
 - 12:30 BST (UTC +01:00)
Panel Discussion
Microgrids

A deep dive into the potential applications of solar panels and batteries to support chargers in both local authority and private business applications.

  • How to make the most of integrating storage and charging on site and optimising those assets for increased longevity and performance
  • How lower energy costs can help to offset higher purchase costs
  • Creating a ‘truly green’ charging offering for residents or customers