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Rebekah Tait

PhD Title - Reconciling economic impacts from offshore energy developments in the UK

The aim of this research is to reconcile the ambitions of the Offshore Wind Sector Deal with the economic measures of the contribution of offshore wind to the UK. Through analysis of economic metrics for the industry and detailed engagement with stakeholders across the sector, a qualitative understanding of the impacts from the future trajectory of offshore wind will be developed.

Start Date - October 2019

Institution - University of Strathclyde

Degree - MSci Physics and Astronomy, University of Glasgow

Additional information - Previous experience as an Instrumentation Scientist and Special Applications Team Leader, working within an industry leading spectroscopic gas analyser company