Stuart Allison

Strategy Director

Stuart Allison
Strategy Director

Stuart Allison is our Strategy Director for Vattenfall Heat UK and has been instrumental in the expansion and success of the company's district heat networks across the UK. With over 15 years of experience in the development of decentralised energy projects, Stuart has focused on low-carbon heat and energy efficiency initiatives, driven by his commitment to addressing the climate change emergency.  
Stuart was a founder of Vattenfall's district heat business in the UK and played a vital role in securing the company's first partnership with Related Argent in Brent Cross Town, as well as establishing joint ventures in Bristol and Scotland. His innovative approach has been crucial during a challenging and exciting growth period for the district heat sector, as the market develops to meet the UK Government's requirement to increase heat network supply eightfold. 
In addition to his track record, Stuart is an active member of the board of the Heat Network Industry Council, where he engages with the Government on critical issues for the sector. Through his continued leadership at Vattenfall Heat UK and his influential role within the industry, Stuart Allison is a key player in creating a fossil-free energy future for the UK. 

More from Stuart

Robust policies to protect heat network consumers are crucial

Vattenfall fully supports governmental moves to bring heat network customers the same rights and protection benefits currently enjoyed by users of other utilities.

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The UK must unlock the full potential of district heating to reach net zero

District heating benefits everyone: from the local governments keeping communities thriving, happy and healthy, to the place-makers providing desirable homes fit for the future.

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Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day 2023

In celebration of International Women in Engineering Day, we asked Vattenfall's own women in engineering on what inspired them to join the industry and the importance of what #MakeSafetySeen...

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The Heat UK Team

Managing Director

Strategy Director

Director of Business Excellence

Head of Investment

Dominic Barton

Director of Heat Networks - Bristol

Director of Heat Networks - London

Director for Scotland

Head of Engineering, Bristol

Head of Asset Operations and Performance

Head of Customer Experience and Communications

Head of Business Development for Bristol

Head of Business Development North

Head of Engineering