Vil Pilipavicius

    Vil is a graduate in water engineering who specialises in the treatment of waste water.

    Vil speaks English, Lithuanian and Russian and lives in Scotland.

    He is currently working on the treatment of Anaerobic digestate with 2 universities.

        William Burns

        William is an experienced Health and Safety Inspector with extensive experience as an Industrial Chemist, Manufacturing Technologist and Manager.

        Previously with HSENI, he has specialised in COMAH procedures to prevent fire and explosions, particularly with biomass and gas installations.

            Cathy Holmes

            Cathy looks after administration for Element. She uses Xero and Proworkflow to support projects from quote to payment. Xero and proWorkflow are cloud-based and integrate seamlessly and she has overseen the transition from Sage.

              Alastair Nicol


              Ali Nicol is an experienced Chartered Engineer who has unrivalled experience in the industrial application of biomass, steam, compressed air and many other areas. He project managed Tyrone Energy’s 2.7MW EfW biomass power station.

              Ali is an ESOS Lead Assessor and is a council member of the Combustion Engineering Association and the Energy Institute, Ali regularly lectures on Biomass and related topics including Health & Safety.

              Ali has written the Biomass Guide for Invest NI.

                  Tony Traill


                  Tony has over 25 years experience in the construction industry and has a vast array of experience ranging from award-winning Low Carbon building design to Industrial Energy Efficiency.

                  Tony is experienced in InvestNI client resource efficiency studies, including energy efficiency, renewable energy generation, water efficiency, waste water treatment. Tony has also worked on ESOS Opportunities Assessments. A specialist in sympathetic energy upgrades in Historic Houses, Tony is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Building and an affiliate of CIBSE

                      Tim Traill


                      Construction industry experience and runs feed mill with Binder biomass steam boiler which he conceived and installed.

                      Pioneered construction of Tyrone Energy’s 2.7MW Waste to Energy biomass powerstation which he now manages.

                        David Reade


                        Mechanical Engineer with extensive industrial supply chain management experience.

                        Areas of expertise include: Quality Management, Small-scale biomass, Energy use analysis, Marketing and Administration.






                            Michael Cooke

                            Highly qualified mechanical engineer with extensive experience in the insulation industry plus renewable energy technology with hands-on wind turbine experience.

                                Andrew Baird

                                Solar PV professional, runs his own PV installation business and expert in energy trends.






                                  Patrick Casement

                                  Patrick is an ecologist with long experience of practical nature and landscape conservation, planning and the natural environment, and environmental policy and regulation. He has a particular interest in the interface between agriculture and the environment.

                                      Helen Armet

                                      A practiced architect, expert in energy efficiency analysis and fluent in Danish and German.

                                          Mark Browne

                                          Mark is a highly experienced consultant with extensive construction industry experience.

                                              Thomas Henderson

                                              A graduate in Environmental Geoscience, who has specialised in environmental planning and renewable energy installations, he now works across a range of energy-related sectors.

                                                  Phil Brunt

                                                  Mechanical Engineer with extensive facilities management experience with Michelin, Dalkia, Diageo and Bombardier.

                                                  Phil has managed complex plants where he was responsible for everything from cleaning and catering to security and ground maintenance, from boiler house services (steam, compressed air, refrigeration) to effluent treatment and managed contract services. He has managed large engineering teams and overseen process improvement projects.