Intelligent Energy Appoints MD for CHP Venture with Scottish and Southern Energy

17 Dec 2012

Colin Gardner IE-CHPIntelligent Energy (IE) has appointed Colin Gardner as Managing Director of IE-CHP, the company’s combined heat and power (CHP) venture with Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE). Mr. Gardner will be responsible for driving the market expansion and commercialisation of the low-carbon CHP systems technology and products from IE-CHP.

Commenting on his appointment at IE-CHP, Colin Gardner said: “The CHP market is at an important inflection point, driven by greater user awareness of green technologies and the government’s drive to provide easier, low-cost access to efficient and clean heating and power systems.  IE-CHP’s market driven pragmatic approach allows the company to respond flexibly to the rapidly evolving demands of the decentralised CHP market.  It’s an exciting time to become a part of this progressive joint venture between Intelligent Energy and SSE.”

Mr. Gardner joins IE-CHP from the Glen Dimplex Group, where he held a variety of senior management roles, and was most recently the Managing Director of Glen Dimplex Boilers.  Prior to the Glen Dimplex Group, he was International Trade Director for the UKTI and brings on board over three decades of manufacturing and operational expertise.


Reference: Racepoint Group (emailed press release)

Image source: Wentworth Communications

Industry Directory: Intelligent Energy


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