Hazel Williams, head analyst and local authority lead Hazel delivers public sector advisory services for local authorities and other public sector organisations and supports Regen to develop innovative new public interest energy initiatives. She specialises in delivering data analysis, funding bids and planning issues. She wrote the West Dorset Local Energy Plan, delivered the Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole Renewable Energy Strategy and was invited to speak at the Bath & NE Somerset and Swindon planning examinations in public hearings. Hazel has been working with south west local authorities for over seven years. Hazel joined Regen SW from the South West Regional Assembly, where she worked on the development of the region’s climate change action plan.