ACEF Speaker

Chris Blanksby

Principal Renewable Energy Engineer,

Dr. Chris Blanksby has been a Principal Engineer with Entura for 15 years, delivering solar, wind and battery projects in Australia and the Asia Pacific. Chris leads multi-disciplinary teams that engineer integrated energy systems to optimise the use of renewable energy, addressing they key challenges of how to maintain system reliability in increasingly complex power systems. Career highlights include being Owner's Engineer on Australia's largest solar farm, and working with ADB on solar-battery systems in remote small islands developing states.


  • Session 1.3: Variable Renewable Energy and Battery Storage