Smart Energy Marketplace 2018Smart Energy Marketplace 2018 Smart Energy Marketplace is the largest smart and renewable energy event in the south-west, taking place on 19 June at Sandy Park Exeter and attended by over 500 leading companies from across the clean energy and built environment sectors.Now in its eighth year, the event has evolved to provide the perfect platform for industry experts to focus on the energy system as a whole, including energy efficiency, the gas network, electricity systems and disruptive new technologies such as energy storage and electric vehicle infrastructure. Download the event guide here Overview Exhibition Seminars Sponsors Partners Visit Book Now Sonya Bedford Sonya Bedford Partner, Stephens Scown Sonya is a Partner with Stephens Scown solicitors; a Non-Executive Director at Regen SW; a Director at Exeter Community Energy and South Dartmoor Community Energy; is on the board for the Sustainability Institute and the committee for her local branch of the Energy Institute. Sonya is currently undertaking her MSc in Renewable Energy at the Centre for Alternative Technology. Her strengths lie in dealing with hydro, wind, solar PV, biomass and anaerobic digestion from construction/funding and EPC work to technology advice and energy plans. Her recent experience also includes acting for over 20 community energy groups – from set up/funding/site acquisition to development and subsequent generation. With Sonya’s leadership, the Energy Team has gone from strength to strength over the last six years: from seeing its first 1.5 MW solar farm in 2010 to now being responsible for over 500MW of renewable energy projects.