Australian Clean Energy

Doesn't Cost the Earth

About Ace

ACE Power works alongside local communities to select and design projects that provide an overall positive impact on the community and environment. We specialise in project management overseeing the full commissioning process, aiming to deliver nothing short of excellence whilst strengthening the electricity network with clean, reliable energy.

We are backed by our shareholder and partner Pelion Green Future, a leading clean energy and sustainability investment holding focused on facilitating the clean energy transition globally.

Develop  |  Build  |  Fund  |  Own  |  Operate

Our Plan

SOLAR, WIND & BATTERY STORAGE PIPELINE

CLEAN Reliable ENERGY

Family homes powered

Equivalent cars off the road

Construction Job Opportunities

Service Job Opportunities

The Team

ACE Power is committed to transitioning Australia to a clean energy future. We create innovative clean energy solutions to protect both our planet and our people. Our team of experts are experienced and proven renewable energy professionals with one thing in common – we are all passionate about renewable energy!

Andy Scullion

Andy Scullion

Founder & Managing Director

Mark Hogan

Founder & Non-Executive Director

Guido Fusari

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Director

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Garth Gum Gee

Network Connections Manager

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Richard Webster, CFA

Finance & Commercial Director

Shane Humphreys

Development Manager – Battery

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Laura Tyrrell

Head of Wind Development

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Colm Ahern

Technical Manager

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Caitlin Horan

Business & Finance Support

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Clancy Bowman

Development Manager

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Sam Stewart

Land Manager

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Josh Thomson

Land Associate

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Daniel Ross

GIS Analyst

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Andy Scullion

Founder & Managing Director

Andy has 7 years’ experience in the renewables industry across the UK and Australia, having been involved in the development, financing and construction of over $1.2bn worth of renewable assets to date.

Prior to co-founding ACE Power, Andy established the Australian branch of Wirsol Energy in 2016. Whilst serving as Managing Director, he oversaw the acquisition and construction of 6 solar farms and a BESS totalling 575MWp, all of which are now operational; and a further 850MWp under development. He also established the company’s internal O&M and Asset Management divisions, taking projects through the entire lifecycle from development through to operations.

Andy is passionate about the green energy revolution, and specifically finding technical & financial solutions to facilitate the transition. He holds a first class degree from the University of Manchester in Business and Management.

Mark Hogan

Founder & Non-Executive Director

Mark is the co-founder of ACE Power alongside Andy Scullion and currently serves as a non-executive director. In addition, he is the founder of BOOM Power Ltd who are developing and constructing over 1.5GWp of solar projects in the UK and Spain. He was formerly the Co-Founder and Managing Director of Wirsol Energy Limited from 2014 – 2020 who constructed and financed over 700MWp and developed more than 800MWp of projects across the UK and Australia.

His renewable accomplishments follow on from 20 years’ experience in power electronics – designing and manufacturing leading high efficiency products installed within the renewable sector, mobile communications, data centres and high-end networking/storage equipment to customers such as Google, Facebook, Cisco, Oracle, Huawei, Nokia and Ericsson with global revenues in excess of US$2.5b.

Guido Fusari

Guido Fusari

Director

Guido is Managing Director of Pelion Green Future and oversees the Group’s investment strategy.

Prior to joining Pelion Green Future, Guido worked at Goldman Sachs in the Investment Banking Division where he advised clients on strategic transactions across multiple industries. In addition, Guido gathered practical experience in large- and mid-market real-estate M&A transactions.

Guido holds a MSc in Finance from WHU-Otto Beisheim School of Management in Germany.

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Garth Gum Gee

Network Connections Manager

Garth leads the Network Connections for the ACE Power Projects. He has over 30 years of experience in the Australian electricity industry. In recent years he was a Senior Manager at AEMO, Executive Engineer at professional firm GHD and Connection Manager at Wirsol Energy.

He has managed the successful approval of a portfolio of renewable projects with various jurisdictional bodies including AEMO, Network Companies, DNRME, Essential Services Commission and the CER.

Garth seeks to understand the technical capabilities of a project and how it can best be utilized to comply with the regulatory requirements in a commercial world.

Garth holds a Bachelor of Engineering and Grad Dip Management. He is also a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Energy.

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Colm Ahern

Technical Manager

Colm has over 8 years’ experience in the renewables industry both on the development and consultancy sides, primarily specialising in solar PV and wind energy. He has managed technical advisory projects and portfolios on behalf of lenders and investors during development, construction and operational phases throughout Europe and Australia.

Prior to joining ACE Power, Colm worked at RINA Consulting based in Sydney, where he acted as Owners Engineer on the Middlemount and Edenvale projects, as well as working in a variety of lenders advisory roles on over 300 MW of solar farms across NSW, VIC and QLD. Prior to arriving in Australia, Colm worked for renewables consultancy SgurrEnergy in Glasgow for almost 3 years and large-scale windfarm developer Enerco Energy for over 2 years.

Colm holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Sustainable Energy Engineering from Munster Technological University.

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Richard Webster, CFA

Finance & Commercial Director

Richard is an expert in the financial modelling of renewable energy assets, previously leading the APAC Renewable Energy financial modelling stream at Mazars Global Infrastructure Finance and most recently running an independent modelling and advisory business for projects in the US and Australia. Having worked with clients such as Neoen, DIF, Canadian Solar, Orsted and a number of confidential parties Richard has been responsible for financial models being used to develop and operate GW’s of projects across the renewables sector in APAC, with experience modelling solar, wind, storage and off-grid systems.
Richard is also an experienced financial modelling trainer and mentor, having tailored renewables modelling courses for clients across Europe, America and APAC. Richard holds a BSc in Natural Sciences (Maths with Psychology) from the University of Durham, an MSc in Energy and Metals Finance from Imperial College London and is a CFA charterholder.
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Shane Humphreys

Development Manager – Battery

Shane is an accomplished engineer with over 8 years’ experience of the renewables industry in Europe and Australia, primarily specialising in solar PV and Battery Energy Storage Systems. He has managed the full development cycle of PV and BESS projects from feasibility and front-end engineering, through construction and into operations.
Prior to joining ACE Power, Shane was developing solar, BESS and green hydrogen projects for Providence Asset Group and prior to this Shane held a Senior Engineering position at RINA Consulting. Shane has provided full suites of renewable energy engineering services on several GW of projects to Lenders, owners and developers both in the UK and more recently in Australia, where he advised major international firms including ING, Natixis, Lightsource and Total Eren, amongst numerous others.
Shane holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Sustainable Energy Engineering from Munster Technological University.

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Laura Tyrrell

Head of Wind Development

Laura is an electrical engineer by training with more than 15 years of direct experience in the energy & renewable energy industry. Since 2008, Laura’s experience includes developing large-scale wind and solar farms around Australia and the UK. Focusing on large scale wind and solar farm developments in Australia with Epuron, Infigen Energy and APA and, more recently, solar farm developments around the UK with JBM Solar. Laura’s substantial experience ranges from early-stage project identification and licencing through to managing operations for a 600+MW portfolio of wind farms. Her expertise includes site origination, securing land and optimising wind farm design and layouts, managing environmental constraints, planning approvals, community engagement and grid connection applications. Additionally, Laura has successfully developed more than 300MW of planning approved renewable energy projects. Laura holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Victoria in Canada.

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Caitlin Horan

Business & Finance Support

Caitlin has 10 years’ experience in administration including 3 over years in the renewables industry. Prior to joining ACE Power, Caitlin provided business and finance support to the APAC renewables team at RINA Consulting which included bookkeeping, office management and project support for over 30 project managers across Australia, Singapore and Vietnam.

Caitlin holds a Bachelor of Health from Macquarie University and is excited about being part of Australia’s transition to renewables and clean energy.

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Clancy Bowman

Development Manager

Clancy is an environmental professional with over 6 years’ experience in environmental impact assessment and securing development planning approvals. Clancy started his career on the delivery of large scale linear infrastructure projects such as WestConnex and The Northern Road upgrade, before transitioning to the renewable energy sector. Clancy worked as an environmental consultant, project managing environmental impact assessments for over 700MW of wind and solar energy projects across New South Wales.

Clancy has a keen interest in geographic information systems, which in combination with his knowledge of environmental and planning constraints, he has used to develop a detailed database of site suitability information across Australia.

Clancy holds a Bachelor of Science in Resources and Environmental Management from the Australian National University.

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Sam Stewart

Land Manager

Sam has extensive experience in land acquisition projects in varying sectors including renewables, electrical vehicle charging network and telecommunications site acquisition across Australia.

Having worked with various industry leading clients in site identification, landowner relationship development, stakeholder engagement and tenure establishment, Sam is focussed on the front-end of the development cycle. Prior to joining ACE Power, Sam was leading a large telecommunications role for a tier one telecommunications carrier.

Sam is passionate about the renewables sector and engaging with landowners to secure land for the green energy revolution, in the interests of all parties involved. Sam holds a Bachelor of Property and Sustainable Development from Bond University.

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Josh Thomson

Land Associate

Josh has a background in property and supports Sam, our Land Manager in building relationships with landowners and securing greenfield sites for renewable energy developments throughout Queensland.

Having worked for several of the largest property companies in Australia his experience covers the full property cycle from greenfield acquisitions, contract negotiation, project management and sales. Prior to joining ACE Power, Josh’s role focussed on delivering telecommunication infrastructure projects across the country and has been involved in acquiring, negotiating, and delivering over $150 million in property related transactions to date.

Josh is passionate about sustainability and the long-term commercial benefits renewable energy can facilitate for regional communities and landowners. He graduated from Griffith University with a degree in Business (Real Estate and Property Development) & Commerce (Finance).

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Daniel Ross

GIS Analyst

Daniel is a GIS analyst with over 3 years experience in GIS consulting with a strong focus on gas and electrical utility distribution networks and utility network asset management in New Zealand.

Prior to joining ACE, Daniel was a GIS consultant for the New Zealand ESRI distributor Eagle Technology and electrical engineering consultancy Ergo. Here he worked across several industries, ranging from utilities, forestry, dairy and government, using GIS to inform, analyse and advise clients in solving their business problems.

Daniel holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) majoring in Geography and Environmental Science from Auckland University.

Our Experience

The ACE Power team have played vital roles in the development of over 6GW of wind, solar and battery storage globally in the past 17 years. Over 1.7GW are currently operational in Australia, including Whitsunday Solar Farm, Hamilton Solar Farm, Cherry Tree Wind Farm and Gannawarra Battery Energy Storage System (BESS).

Our team has comprehensive expertise in utility scale solar PV, wind and battery storage at all stages of the project life cycle including development, network connection, construction and operational phases, plus financial modelling and engineering. Having worked on projects across Australia, Europe, the UK and North America, the ACE Power team has substantial experience collaborating with a range of stakeholders including landowners, local communities, manufacturers, councils, government and other regulatory bodies, lenders and contractors.

ACE Power is proud to be part of the clean energy revolution in Australia!

Cherry Tree Wind Farm, NSW

Our Partners

Our financial sponsor

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Equity & Revenue Generation

Equity & Revenue Generation

Power. People. Planet.

ACE strives to protect our people and planet to secure a bright future for generations to enjoy. Our approach is simply to operate consciously by harnessing the world’s natural resources to generate clean, renewable energy.

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ACE Power acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the lands on which we operate and pay our respects to Elders, past, present and emerging. We recognise the enduring relationship Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples have with the Country and that sovereignty was never ceded.

We stand for a future that promotes justice for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples and profoundly respects and acknowledges their respective perspectives, culture, language and history.