Pinergy SolarElectric, one of Ireland’s fastest growing solar energy businesses, has today announced the appointment of Ronan Power as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). This new senior appointment will see Ronan focus on growing the Wexford-based Pinergy SolarElectric business and the scaling of the business through a period of further sustained growth.
In this new role, Ronan will oversee delivery of all business functions including sales, operations, supply chain, people and revenue as it delivers on its exciting growth ambitions supporting businesses and homeowners in their energy transition.
Ronan’s aim is to build a company culture based around strong ethics on behalf of its customers, employees and all other stakeholders. Ronan is passionate about building a working environment where people can learn, grow and thrive together while delivering the highest standards of customer experience.
Speaking about the new appointment, Enda Gunnell CEO of Pinergy said: “Ronan has been a member of the Pinergy leadership team since 2020 and in that time, he has demonstrated his key abilities. Ronan’s passion for delivering sustainable services & solutions to the market and his years of experience in management and operational roles make him the ideal person to shape & lead the Pinergy SolarElectric business into the future.”
The past year has highlighted the need for change in the energy sector in Ireland. As the energy transition gathers pace, Pinergy SolarElectric is well positioned to deliver Solar PV systems to the domestic, commercial and agricultural markets in Ireland.
Commenting on his appointment, Ronan Power said: “I’m delighted to be starting this new role with Pinergy SolarElectric. I truly believe, as a country, we need to accelerate our journey towards a greener more sustainable energy future. We are experiencing high levels of demand for our range of solar PV solutions and the company has seen significant growth in the last 12 months. There is huge opportunity for further growth in the solar market and I am very passionate about enabling homeowners and businesses to take control of their own sustainable energy future.”
Prior to becoming CEO of Pinergy SolarElectric, Ronan held the position of Head of Operations at Pinergy. Prior to that he was the Director of Operational Performance and Transformation at Abtran, Management Consultant with KPMG and Programme Director at Actavo. Ronan has since become a board member of the Enniscorthy Chamber of Commerce demonstrating his commitment to further integrate Pinergy SolarElectric into the local community.
Pinergy SolarElectric recently moved into its new offices in Enniscorthy Technology Park becoming the first occupant in Senan House which a Passive Building with a BER rating of A2. A passive building is a design standard that means Senan House will use very little energy for heating purposes and in addition Pinergy SolarElectric has installed a significant Solar PV project on the roof of the building to support all the businesses in the building to reduce their grid energy needs. The new Pinergy SolarElectric offices were fitted out using local tradespeople and suppliers from the Enniscorthy area, cementing the business’ decade long legacy in the region.
In addition, Senan House is powered by 100% Green electricity and has a public EV charging station for Electric Vehicle drivers working or visiting the building, both solutions have been provided by Pinergy.