Vanessa Petrie

Vanessa Petrie is the CEO of Beyond Zero Emissions Vanessa has an engineering background with a: Bachelor of Environmental Engineering from RMIT, and Masters of Environment from Melbourne University. She has led a varied career with close to 20 years’ experience working as a sustainability practitioner in diverse roles across local and State Government [...]

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Remembering Jennifer Bates

Jennifer Bates, a much-loved BZE volunteer, was killed in a tragic accident on 14 December. Jen was a long-standing BZE supporter who started volunteering with us three years ago. Earlier this year she became coordinator of BZE Team Newcastle, helping it become one of our most active national teams. As coordinator, Jen organised two very successful [...]

By | 2016-12-20T16:22:40+00:00 19 Dec 2016|Team Members|Comments Off on Remembering Jennifer Bates

Will Sandover: BZE Board Member

Will Sandover Will started as a Volunteer Researcher at BZE in late 2013, assisting specifically with the generation of the Renewable Energy Superpower Report. He became an adviser to the BZE Board on financial matters in early 2014, before joining the Board in late 2014. Will has been the Treasurer since joining the Board. Will [...]

By | 2017-03-02T23:00:51+00:00 29 Nov 2016|Team Members|Comments Off on Will Sandover: BZE Board Member

Colin Irving: BZE Board Member

Colin joined BZE in 2014 and assisted the Board of Directors to improve the governance practices of the organisation.   He was elected to the Board in late 2016. Colin has a Bachelor of Engineering and Masters of Management degrees.   He has over 20 years of experience in the fields of applied research & development, systems [...]

By | 2017-03-03T09:39:52+00:00 02 Nov 2016|Team Members|Comments Off on Colin Irving: BZE Board Member

Imogen Jubb

Imogen Jubb, National Manager, Zero Carbon Communities Program Imogen is a communication specialist who has provided climate change and sustainability advice to organisations including: the Australian Conservation Foundation, the Bureau of Meteorology, CSIRO and the Moreland Energy Foundation. She has published articles in The Age, SBS, Huffington Post and The Fifth Estate, worked as [...]

By | 2017-03-01T11:40:04+00:00 11 Oct 2016|Team Members|Comments Off on Imogen Jubb

Michael Lord

Michael is the Lead Researcher at BZE, coordinating our research into industrial processes.  For several months in 2016 he was the acting CEO of Beyond Zero Emissions. Contact Background He is an environmental analyst and campaigner with fifteen years’ experience of developing strategies across a variety of industries, focusing on climate change policy and [...]

By | 2017-02-21T14:42:18+00:00 15 Aug 2016|Team Members|Comments Off on Michael Lord

CEO: Beyond Zero Emissions

The current CEO of Beyond Zero Emissions is: Vanessa Petrie Email:   Previous BZE Chief Executive Officers: August 2016 - 16 January 2017: Michael Lord (Acting CEO) Sep 2013 - 15 August 2016: Dr Stephen Bygrave

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Richard Keech

Richard Keech has been involved with BZE since 2008 and taken on many roles including: Lead author for the buildings plan and for the energy freedom home Lead author for the energy freedom home Looks after information technology issues for BZE Coordinated the development of the new BZE website

By | 2016-08-12T13:50:05+00:00 11 Aug 2016|Team Members|Comments Off on Richard Keech

Dr Stephen Bygrave: Former CEO BZE

Beyond Zero Emissions CEO:  Sep 2013 – August 2016. Adjunct Professor: Institute of Environmental Studies: University of New South Wales, Sydney Visiting Fellow: Fenner School of Environment and Society: Australian National University, Canberra Associate: Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute:  University of Melbourne For details of the Current CEO Stephen worked on: Climate change for 20 years, [...]

By | 2017-03-25T12:52:57+00:00 30 Apr 2016|Team Members|Comments Off on Dr Stephen Bygrave: Former CEO BZE