Steven Peace has over 32 years of experience in engineering most of the last 21 years spent in the Building Services and Wind Energy industries in engineering project management, renewable energy product development and compliance testing.
He is an award winning innovator (Lloyds TSB industrial innovation overall winner 2005) and has to date filed 9 patents and registered designs relating to developments in vertical axis wind turbine (VAWT) technology. He has extensive knowledge and understanding of all sources of renewable energy, renewable heat sources and many clean energy technologies. He is an authority on the various types of VAWT, the scaling of the technology to MW sizes and their interaction with turbulent wind flows. He has had 12 articles published and has contributed to at least 20 others covering these subject areas in specialist journals such as Refocus, WindTech International, ASME Mechanical Engineering, The Energy Economist, The IEE Power Engineer, The Times, The Economist etc. He is a consultant member of CICIND (The International Committee for Industrial Chimneys), an associate member of The Institute of Energy, a member of The British Wind energy association.