Wes has worked in the electrical industry for over 20 years and has over 13 years’ experience in the renewable energy sector.
He specialises in residential and commercial solar PV and hybrid & off-grid battery storage systems. He’s both a Clean Energy Council Accredited Solar Installer and a licenced electrician.
Wes started his electrical career with Downer Engineering at Illawarra Steelworks (BlueScope/BHP) before advancing to an Electrical Supervisor and HSE Advisor for the construction of the local Tallawarra Power Station, where he quickly developed a passion for the fast-growing renewable energy sector.
For 7 years he worked for a leading geothermal company, where he was the remote Site Manager for a geothermal power station, which was the first in the world to use HFR technology.
Solar technology continued to evolve, and it wasn’t long before Wes was involved in the solar power revolution.
Before becoming the Operations Director at The Energy Experts, Wes was the owner/Director of Australian Solar Designs – a successful and reputable solar company, which was later acquired by a large national solar company.
He’s won the NECA (National Electrical Communications Association) Individual Award of Excellence and also the ElectroComms Scholarship Award.
He loves: creating a cleaner and more sustainable future for his family and the community
He hates: pollution