Dan is Manager of the charity Awel Aman Tawe (AAT) and a Director of Awel Co-op and Egni Solar Co-op.
Dan has led the development of Awel Co-op community wind farm north of Swansea since 1998. The 4.7MW scheme was finally commissioned in January 2017. It was funded by a £3m share offer and a loan of £5.25m from Triodos Bank.
Egni is a cooperative which has 179kw of solar pv installed on 7 community buildings and schools. Egni is now undertaking a new share offer for upto 5MW of rooftop solar across Wales.
Dan was a member of the Community Energy Contact Group established by the UK Government to advise on the Community Energy Strategy which was published in 2014. Dan was awarded an MBE in the 2018 New Years Honours List for services to community energy in Wales.