Georgina is an innovation programme manager with the UK’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). BEIS is a ministerial department, tasked with building a stronger, greener future by fighting coronavirus, tackling climate change, unleashing innovation and making the UK a great place to work and do business.
She currently leads on the delivery of the department’s Longer Duration Energy Storage Demonstration Programme, part of the wider £1bn Net Zero Innovation Portfolio. The Net Zero Innovation Portfolio provides funding for low-carbon technologies and systems. Decreasing the costs of decarbonisation, the Portfolio will help enable the UK to end its contribution to climate change.