Who are the UK’s most influential environmental professionals?
Who are the top-rated environmental consultants and the most impactful lawyers? Who are the private sector pioneers and the environmental profession's unsung heroes?

Explore the ENDS Report Power List to find out. 
The inaugural ENDS Power List names the 100 UK environmental professionals who have made the greatest impact in the last two years – as nominated by their colleagues, clients and competitors

Read on for the listings...



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Power List profiles

The ‘pivotal link’ whose ‘outstanding contribution’ strengthened the Environment Bill

Ruth Chambers

Power List 2022: Greener UK’s Ruth Chambers has been the ‘fulcrum of political advocacy around the Environment Act for over four years, building and sustaining relationships between NGOs and civil servants’, according to a nomination

The consultant whose fingerprints are all over the UK's biggest offshore wind schemes

Paolo Pizzolla

Power List 2022: Royal HaskoningDHV's technical director for offshore wind Paolo Pizzolla is credited with having an ‘unrivalled role and influence in the development and consenting of offshore wind – a key element of the UK achieving its Net Zero ambitions’

The rivers campaigner whose evidence revealed the true scale of England's sewage scandal

Peter Hammond

Power List 2022: Retired professor of computational biology Peter Hammond ‘has done more in just over a year than the Environment Agency – and many established NGOs – have in the past decade to convince government of the urgent need to reduce sewage pollution’, says a nomination

The public spending expert credited with contributing to important changes in government

Katy Losse

Power List 2022: The National Audit Office’s Katy Losse has built a strong reputation in Parliament and is playing an important part in helping the watchdog itself achieve net zero

The academic making the case against new coal mines in the UK

Rebecca Willis

Power List 2022: University of Lancaster professor Rebecca Willis has been involved in the fight against proposals for a coal mine in Cumbria and worked as an expert lead on the first UK-wide citizens assembly on climate change