Rory Shanahan is a qualified Electrical Engineer and has focussed his professional career on renewable energy, most of which has been dedicated to offshore and floating wind.
Rory is Simply Blue Energy’s electrical engineering lead while also tasked with route to market optioneering. Rory previously led the Carbon Trust’s Electrical Systems & Cables research and development work as part of the Offshore Wind Accelerator and Floating Wind joint industry programme. Rory has project manged several projects across these disciplines on a range of topics including dynamic export cables, subsea cable design and installation improvements, cable monitoring & fault detection, black starting WTGs and grid regulation optimisation. As part of project development and management, Rory has engaged with a range of stakeholders across the industry and has presented this work at numerous conferences in Europe and North America.
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