Dr Peter Connor

Senior Lecturer in Renewable Energy Policy


Telephone: 01326 371870

Dr Peter Connor joined the university in 2005 as a Lecturer in Renewable Energy Policy.  He is now a Senior Lecturer in Renewable Energy Policy.  Previously he was a Research Fellow at Warwick Business School.  Peter researches and teaches in national policy for the effective promotion of renewable energy and their integraiton into increasingly smarter grids. He has a particular interest in the design and implementation of policy and regulation to support renewable energy sources of electricity and heat within the UK and amongst EU Member States. He is also interested in policy and regulation as it applies to the development of smarter delivery of energy.

Membership of professional bodies

Member of Council, British Institute of Energy Economics

Member of the International Association of Energy Economics

Member of the Energy Institute

Links with other Universities

External examiner for the MSc in Energy Policy and Sustainability at the University of Sussex



Administrative responsibilities

Admissions Officer for Renewable Energy

Library Officer Renewable Energy


PhD, Open University (2002)

MSc Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, Coventry University (1997)

BSc Chemistry, University of Warwick (1992)