Contributor Profile

Lane Crockett

Job TitleHead of Renewable Infrastructure

Company NameImpact Investment Group Pty Ltd


Lane is head of the renewables business at the Impact Investment group, which has recently launched its $100M Solar Income Fund. The fund aggregates small utility solar farms to provide an investment opportuntiy in a diversified portfolio of contracted solar plants.

Lane is a champion of the renewable energy industry. For the last 10 years he was the Executive General Manager for Pacific Hydro. Lane was responsible for leading the Australian business, having lead the growth of the company to become a clean energy utility with a portfolio of more than 300MW of operating wind and hydro power facilities and a growing base of retail electricity customers.

In his career he has over 25 years of international experience in the energy industries in Australia, Asia, the UK and New Zealand. He was worked in energy regulation and risk management. His early career included engineering design and project management in the oil & gas industry.

Lane has a Bachelor of Engineering, Mechanical from Canterbury University in New Zealand and a Graduate Diploma in Commercial Law from Deakin University.

When not at work, Lane spends time with his family (with two daughters), enjoys the arts, keeps active through basketball, bike riding and surfs on a stand-up paddleboard. He is also interested in sustainable living and a member of an intentional co-housing community.

Conference Sessions

  • Keynote Plenary

    5 Oct 2016, 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM, Rooms 219 & 220

    8:30  Welcome from the Chair: Ivor Frischknecht, Chief Executive Officer, ARENA   8:35 Welcome from our session sponsor Mark Kibby, General Manager, Yingli Gr...

    • Language: English
  • Grand Closing Plenary Debate

    5 Oct 2016, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Room 220

    Closing Keynote Address Closing Debate: Can market based policy measures like the renewable energy target be relied on to drive the growth of renewable energy ...

    • Language: English

Opening Times
Wed 11 Oct Exhibition 9.00am – 5.00pm
Wed 11 Oct Networking Event 5.00pm - 6.30pm
Thur 12 Oct Exhibition 9.00am – 5.00pm

Registration opens 8.00am

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