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Professor Richard Cochrane

Associate Professor of Renewable Energy     @RichardCochrane


An experienced engineer of renewable energy technologies with both broad business and academic experience. My work in the energy sector has encompassed research and development of a range of energy generation technologies and building energy consultancy. Work has ranged from early inception of novel ideas through to full scale international production. I have had a continued interest in research and teaching which has run in parallel with commercial roles.

I am currently an Associate Professor of Renewable Energy at the University of Exeter, which includes teaching about energy systems and research work on wind and tidal turbine design, heat pumps and hydrogen for transport applications.

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