Grant is Senior Design Engineer and part of the senior management team at AES solar, the longest established solar thermal collector manufacturer in western Europe and a leading company in the UK solar energy industry specialising in solar thermal, solar PV, battery storage and EV charging systems.
A Chartered Engineer he is an expert in the field of Solar Energy and its integration with existing and new building stock. Experienced in product design, installation design and project management of Solar Thermal, solar PV and battery storage systems including mechanical, electrical and civil elements.
Grant is a member of the MCS solar thermal working group and contributor to the STA solar heat working group and the IEA SHC task 55 group focused on development and sharing of best practice concerning solar district heating. He has provided technical input to policy makers at UK Government Department BEIS and Scottish Government.
Grant is also experienced in publicly funded research and development programmes to explore and develop opportunities for improvement of renewable technology and further the possible applications of solar energy.