Adrian has worked in the mining industry, public sector and since 2007 the renewables industry as engineer, installer and project manager.
He is a qualified heating engineer. His accreditations include solar PV, solar thermal, biomass and heat pumps.
His love of renewable energy and passion for the integration of new technology within historic properties resulted in him joining the National Trust in 2015 as a project manager on the award winning Renewable Energy Investment Programme. The ambitious £37m programme aims to generate 50% of the National Trusts’ energy needs from renewable technologies by 2020.
Adrian now leads the North delivery team for the programme, spanning renewable projects across Northern Ireland, Wales, the Midlands and the Northern England. He has successfully developed and delivered numerous renewable solutions in sensitive and historic places. He developed and delivered a Projects in the London and South East region for the National Trust before returning to his native North, where he continues to deliver a range of projects supporting the National Trusts’ switch to renewable energy.