The Development Team
Scott VallanceSenior Project Manager
Scott joined the Statkraft development team in 2020 and is based in our Glasgow office. A chartered town planner and chartered surveyor with an APM accredited Project Management qualification, Scott has over 8 years experience in all stages of project development from inception through to operations.
Scott has experience of working across a range of technologies including onshore wind, solar and energy storage projects covering the whole of the United Kingdom.
Scott studied at the University of Aberdeen where he obtained an MA in Geography.Read Bio
Ciaran BlackProject Developer
Ciaran joined Statkraft’s Glasgow office in 2019 to support the development team with Geographical Information Systems (GIS) expertise and analysis to identify subsidy free renewable energy development opportunities throughout the UK.
He has several years’ experience in environmental mapping and ecological surveying around western Scotland with an independent ecological consultant.
Ciaran went to Oban High School and studied Geography and GIS at the University of Glasgow with a year at the University of Bergen in Norway.Read Bio
Ruth SempleCommunity Liaison Manager
Ruth has worked in the UK onshore wind sector for over 11 years, building and establishing relationships with communities and stakeholders associated with a project throughout its lifecycle.
She joined the team at the end of 2020 and is based in the Glasgow Office having previously worked in community or estate management roles at Natural Power, ScottishPower, and SSE Renewables.Read Bio