Electricity Transition Analyst
In addition to working on a range of topics related to the European power transition, Tom also leads the team’s work on the role of biomass in the power sector and has helped develop Ember into a trusted and sought-after source of information on the risks and merits of burning biomass.
Tom has a background in the biological sciences and environmental economics and policy. His goal in life is to own a carbon-neutral electric airplane and fly somewhere warmer than London.
Biomass plant is UK’s top emitter
Drax tops the list as the UK’s single largest CO2 emitter, despite generating only a small share of power.
31 July 2023
Higher solar ambition can lower bioenergy in REPowerEU
Meeting REPowerEU’s energy targets is possible without increasing the use of bioenergy.
29 November 2022