Utility Week Live, 23rd - 24th May 2017


Peter Bance

Peter Bance

energy research partnership and chief executive, Origami Energy

 With a background in physical sciences and a passion for business, Peter has spent his career focused on building high growth ventures and technology commercialisation, primarily in the cleantech sector.  He was CEO of a combined heat and power business that he took public on the London Stock Exchange (AIM) and then became Entrepreneur in Residence at Octopus Investments working with their venture capital team and renewable energy business.  He then founded Origami Energy as CEO, with the vision of creating the real-time marketplace for the distributed energy world. 

Over the years, Peter has also been non-executive director of a number of innovative energy technology businesses and has also sat on public-private organisations including the Energy Research Partnership, Origami Energy, the Energy Technologies Institute and 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