Alan Joined the agency in June 2016. His responsibilities include co-ordination of the Better Energy Communities Scheme and mentoring community energy projects. He has also worked on feasibility studies for renewable energy projects including financing modelling. (PV, Wind, Hydro, Anaerobic Digestion, Biomass). More recently Alan has been driving the preparation of the Covenant of Mayors Sustainable Energy Action Plan for Tipperary. Alan has over 13 years’ experience and has worked as a Project Engineer and Structural Design Engineer on various pre cast concrete projects including the redevelopment of Thomond Park. Alan is a chartered Engineer and holds an honours degree in Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering from Trinity College, degree in Management and a Master’s degree in Sustainable Energy and Green Technology from U.C.D. Alan has worked for Banagher Concrete, Tipperary County Council and Eirgrid and as a planning consultant.