Thorpe, Jane Dennett

Deputy Director Net Zero Transition
Ofgem (Great Britain’s energy regulator)
United Kingdom

Jane has been dedicated to addressing climate change and bringing forward the energy transition for over two decades, in a variety of roles. She has previously been Head of Evidence, the Deputy Head of Science, and Head of Industrial Energy Efficiency in the Department of Energy and Climate Change. Since 2019 she has worked in the GB energy regulator Ofgem. She led the development of Ofgem’s Decarbonisation Action Plan and now leads cross cutting strategic work to ensure the regulatory regimes can meet the net zero challenges. She has also set up the Regulatory Energy Transition Accelerator to help energy regulators around the world provide more effective responses to the climate challenge.