Colin Thomson

Colin Thomson

Company: SGN

Job title: Investment strategy manager


In his 28-year career in the gas industry Colin, a Chartered Engineer with the Institution of Gas Engineers and Managers, has experience covering network infrastructure, customer service, industry codes, commercial services and network strategy. His primary role revolves around the future of the gas network to develop unconventional gas distribution such as biomethane, bio-SNG and hydrogen. As Chair of the Energy Networks Association Gas Futures Group he works closely with the other gas networks to shape understanding and build acceptance of the role and importance of gas networks in delivering the integrated, affordable, low carbon energy system that the UK economy and consumers need. Colin has recently completed a 10 month secondment with the Scottish government to provide support with the Scottish Governments Energy Strategy and the Climate Change Plan.


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