Tom is an experienced project manager with a history of working in the renewables and energy industry within local government. Tom currently assumes a lead-role in project business-case development, and progression through planning and into delivery. He has overseen the installation of a significant number of major commercial and corporately-owned energy schemes as part of the Your Energy Sussex programme; a pan-Sussex local government partnership centred upon supporting and expanding the growth of renewable energy in Sussex across all local public-sector bodies.
Majoring upon the investment and roll-out of ground-mounted and roof-top installations across the county, Tom has worked to develop energy schemes that can operate entirely subsidy-free, making best-use of technologies available. The most recent installation being the completion of Westhampnett Solar Farm, the first wholly- public sector-owned solar farm supported with 4MW of battery storage on site.
Overseeing the operation and maintenance contracts of both solar farm contracts and small commercial scale installations Tom also has experience in procuring effective contracts to maintain performance from a variety of installations.