Steve joined the Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) in May 2015 to lead on policy related to energy demand and storage and to deliver the Go Ultra Low City Scheme. Steve is currently Head of Competitions in OLEV. Prior to joining OLEV Steve worked as a senior policy advisor within DECC's Household Energy Efficiency team which was established in May 2010. Within this team he had specific responsibility for the role of local authorities, social housing and communities in delivering energy efficiency measures. Steve has worked within the field of Government policy for over 20 years across a number of Whitehall departments.