Aviation Manager, ScottishPower Renewables
BiographyAnne Mackenzie is ScottishPower Renewables’ Aviation Manager, working to resolve aviation issues for SPR’s development and operational sites, both onshore and offshore. Anne is also chair of RenewableUK’s Aviation Working Group and an industry member of BEIS’s Aviation Management Board. Anne has been closely involved in the renewable energy – aviation/radar interface, at an industry leading level, for nearly fourteen years – having represented both an airport operator (Infratil Airports Europe then operating Prestwick and Manston Airports) and a renewables developer (SPR). Anne is currently leading SPR’s team working with Aveillant, Thales and Cyrrus on Project Green Blade – an industry initiative to resolve UK MoD air defence radar issues, which is also anticipated to have application to the air traffic control sector (civil and military). ScottishPower Renewables is a member of the Iberdrola Group.
- Happy coexistence with aviation and the military
How to “mitigate” the impacts of wind turbines on aviation radar: Experiences from the Project GreenBlade