Utility Week Live, 22nd - 23rd May 2018

John Scott

John Scott

director, Chiltern Power

 John Scott is currently an independent consultant with 40 years experience of electricity distribution, transmission and regulation. His previous roles include Director of Engineering for National Grid, Technical Director for Ofgem, and Director Network Innovation for KEMA Consulting.

He takes a particular interest in innovation and sustainable energy systems, and factors critical to successful deployment of innovation on power systems. He is a founder member of the government’s Smart Grid Forum and undertakes a number of roles including Non Executive Director at Smarter Grid Solutions and advisor to Pearlstone Energy. He is an active Fellow of the Institution of Engineering & Technology and has served as a member of the Board of Trustees.

He is currently on the steering group for the Future Power System Architecture project (FPSA), which is being led by The IET jointly with the Energy Systems Catapult.


The best industry exhibition I have ever been to. Thought provoking, interesting, good networking, with a positive feel to the whole event… it was excellent!

Jacob Tompkins OBE, Managing Director, Waterwise