Peter has worked in the electricity industry since graduating in 1991. He joined the South Wales Electricity Regional Electricity Company just after privatisation. He remains with his original employer, now Western Power Distribution.
Peter trained as an operational engineer and experienced all aspects of distribution network maintenance, replacement, construction and Major Projects. In 1995 he became Underground Cable Engineer and was responsible for all aspects of underground cables and accessories from LV through to 132kV in a geographical patch which covered the whole WPD Company area.
In 2017 Peter was transferred to System Development to take up responsibility as the company lead for Electric Vehicle’s, Heat Pumps, Photo Voltaic’ s, battery storage, Hydrogen and Losses for WPD. In this role he brought innovative solutions into a Low Carbon Technology area as business as usual, whilst retaining the more traditional elements of management of standards for an electricity distribution network.
Peter is a Chartered Engineer and Member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology.