Etienne Briere

EVP, Program on Storage, Renewable Energy & Environment

Etienne Briere

EVP, Program on Storage, Renewable Energy & Environment


Etienne Briere is a graduate of the Ecole Centrale de Paris (1984), gaining a PhD in Energy in 1987. He joined EDF R&D in 1987, where he has held various positions in the field of fluid mechanics, energy and environment.

From 1999 to 2003, he was responsible for EDF R&D Program on Environment and Nuclear Radioprotection. Then in 2004, he became head of a department of EDF R&D on fluid mechanics, energy and the environment and renewable energy.

From 2008 to 2010, he was Executive Vice President R&D Finance Management. Since October 2010, he has taken responsibility for the storage, renewable energy and environment R&D program at EDF R&D.

If you want to know more about this and other topics directly from end users of energy storage technologies join us at one of these annual events: The Energy Storage World Forum (Grid Scale Applications), or The Residential Energy Storage Forum, or one of our Training Courses.

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