Anna Carolina Tortora

Head of Innovation and Strategy

Anna Carolina Tortora

Head of Innovation and Strategy
UNITED KINGDOM
NATIONAL GRID

Biography

An MIT alumna with an Aerospace Engineering background, Ms Tortora first ventured into the energy field within Terna’s New Business Development department, where she actively advocated for the deployment of Energy Storage within the Italian national HV grid. Following her efforts, Terna was able to secure the Italian Energy Authority’s authorization to install 75 MW of electrochemical Energy Storage solutions within its substations. Today she heads the Innovation Strategy department for National Grid, the British multinational Gas and electricity company, focussing on future challenges to the UK energy system as well as on the opportunities which may arise from them.. 

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