Ryan Wood – Partner Development Manager – Evergen
With a Bachelor of Biotechnology from the University of Newcastle, Ryan is focused on solving global issues facing the planet. Since 2018, Ryan has been an integral part in the development of Evergen, a software company enabling the renewable energy transition.
Now, working in Partner Development, Ryan’s role is to break new frontiers in how Evergen’s technology can be leveraged and accessed globally. This includes working on enterprise deals and educating potential industry partners and collaborators.
Coupled with a background in managing customer service, in particular, leading a team of Energy Advisors at Evergen, Ryan is an experienced speaker and educator for the solar and battery installer community, having delivered hundreds of presentations and webinars on the energy transition and how technology like Evergen’s, can increase paybacks and system installations.
Ryan is a creative and high energy member of the Evergen team. He is passionate about the ocean, nature and adventure, often combining the three with his love for photography and film.
Virtual Power Plants (VPP) explained
VPP can be an excellent sales tool for installers. For customers to get the best return on their battery investment it’s worthwhile to look at VPPs. In this session you will understand at a high-level what a VPP is and how this differs to BtM optimisation, who is able to operate a VPP and how they can vary in their operation. You will hear about consumer insights and benefits, what you need to participate in a VPP and how you as an installer can become involved.