Megan Smith

Associate Director

Megan leads on international Offshore Wind delivery, focusing primarily on the US and Asian markets. She has also previously overseen the Cable Installation, Electrical Systems, Foundations and Wakes & Wind Resource research areas as part of the Offshore Wind Accelerator, a collaborative RD&D project between Carbon Trust and nine leading offshore wind developers. She has experience in a range of technology areas, and has delivered a number of research projects including LIDAR and scanning LIDAR validation, optimisation of electrical systems and O&M strategy.

Megan holds degrees from Imperial College London and Bristol University and spent several years as a Senior Policy Analyst developing the UK’s Offshore Transmission regime before joining the Carbon Trust in 2013.

Areas of focus

  • Offshore wind