“…thank you for the enormous amount of work you put in to writing the report. Your ability to listen to and take part in the discussions and to then turn all of that and more into such a readable document is most impressive. We are all in your debt.”

Sir John Armitt, Birmingham Policy Commission chair.





“Once again David Strahan has helped the Commission produce an incisive report on an important subject. His thorough research helped us to refine our ideas, and his writing helped us craft a clear and powerful argument for policy change.”  

Lord Robin Teverson, Birmingham Policy Commission chair.





“David Strahan specialises in clean energy and his writing is sharp and readable. Perhaps that’s why I have hired him to write chapters of BNEF’s annual report ‘Global Trends in Renewable Energy Investment’ for ten years running!”

Angus McCrone, Chief Editor, Bloomberg New Energy Finance.

Powering East Midlands Growth: A Regional Approach to Clean Energy Innovation - An Energy Capital Policy Commission chaired by Professor Sir David King


“David Strahan did invaluable work for our inquiry into clean energy innovation in the West Midlands. He helped the Commission produce an 80 page report to make its case, which was powerfully argued and beautifully written.”

Prof. Sir David King, Chairman, Energy Capital Policy Commission 




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Angus McCrone, Chief Editor, Bloomberg New Energy Finance