Bright future ahead for Norfolk student after scholarship success

Freddie David Harcourt, 22, from Holt, has been awarded the scholarship by the ScottishPower Foundat

Freddie David Harcourt, 22, from Holt, has been awarded the scholarship by the ScottishPower Foundation and has taken up his place to study at Imperial College London. Picture: Courtesy ScottishPower Foundation - Credit: Archant

A 22-year-old student from Holt has been awarded a prestigious scholarship which will help pave his way to becoming an expert in the energy and environmental sectors.

Freddie David Harcourt will study for a masters degree in Sustainable Energy Futures at Imperial College London, thanks to the ScottishPower Foundation's scholarships programme.

Mr Harcourt said he was thrilled to have won the scholarship, an he hoped his studies would lead to a career in agriculture and renewable energy.

He said: 'It gives me the opportunity to be more flexible and definitely eases the pressure to allow me to focus on my studies.'

'I hope the future will see a reduction in the cost of energy storage.'


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He added: 'This will mean we will be able to have a higher dependence on renewable energy while retaining the reliable and affordable energy network we have today.'

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