Mark Meyrick is Head of Smart Grids and PPAs at Ecotricity, where his main efforts are concentrated on developing Ecotricity’s grid scale battery storage deployment, aggregated with other assets in a virtual power plant so as to enable Ecotricity to be able to flex its power position in response to the needs of the Grid, and the market.
Alongside this Ecotricity has an active Power Purchase Agreement function which Mark started and oversees. This is an important part of the Ecotricity renewable energy promise.
Previously at Ecotricity in 2003 when he started up their energy trading desk, bringing across the ABB energy desk which he began in 2001, having lead the team there for 7 years.
Over the 2003 -2015 period he worked on GHG emissions abatement projects for EDF Trading, Constellation Energy, German utility EnBW and Dutch utility Eneco for EU ETS compliance.
Previously he was a foreign exchange options trader for some years, having started working life as a chartered accountant.