Graham Weale

Honorary Professor of Energy Economics, Ruhr University Bochum

Graham Weale is an Honorary Professor of Energy Economics at Ruhr University Bochum and an expert on Energy Transitions both in Europe and the USA. Between 2007 and 2016 he was Chief Economist at RWE, Germany’s largest power generator, and helped navigate the company through the German Energiewende (the move out of nuclear power into renewables). Whilst his most recent experience focused on Europe's electricity system, at Globalinsight he covered gas and coal extensively and was frequently engaged as an Expert Witness at high-profile gas contract arbitrations. He has also worked as advisor to the European Commission and other European Governments.