Solar Cutter’s Committee

Name: Gavin Brady

Title: Managing Director

Business Name: Shinetech Solar

 

Website: https://www.shinetechsolar.com.au

Year Established: 2015

First Year in Renewable Energy Industry: 2007

 

What does Solar Cutters mean to you:

A guild of like minded people from the grassroots banding together to make a difference to our industry making a better more sustainable future for the coming generations

Name: Mark Cavanagh

Title: Owner/Manager

Business Name: MC Electrical

 

Website: https://www.mcelectrical.com.au

Year Established: 2009

First Year in Renewable Energy Industry: 2007

 

What does Solar Cutters mean to you:

Solar Cutters promotes friendships and collaboration in the solar industry, and has the potential for being a significant voice in the industry

Name: Sam Craft

Title: Director

Business Name: Smart Energy Council

 

Website: https://www.smartenergy.org.au/

Year Established: 1954

First Year in Renewable Energy Industry: 2015

 

What does Solar Cutters mean to you:

Solar Cutters are at the forefront of installer advocacy, they bring like minded and enthusiastic people together to ensure the transition to renewable energy is achievable and sustainable

Name: Johann Fleury

Title: Director

Business Name: Thirroul Solar

 

Website: https://www.thirroulsolar.com.au

Year Established: 1991

First Year in Renewable Energy Industry: 2009

 

What does Solar Cutters mean to you:

To me the meaning of “Solar Cutter” is an individual who values the positive experience, the quality use of product, the quality service and follow up they provide to the end user. Solar Cutters help out fellow “Cutters” to achieve an objective and value quality over high financial gain to encourage a positive and sustainable industry

Name: Col Hill

Title: Owner

Business Name: Local Solar Solutions

 

Website: https://www.localsolarsolutions.com.au

Year Established: 2016

First Year in Renewable Energy Industry: 2012

 

What does Solar Cutters mean to you:

Being a Solar Cutter to me, means that I am part of a group of like minded Solar Cutters that want levels of installations and more importantly after sales service to be lifted continually. Being a Solar Cutter also means helping other “Cutters” whilst additionally relying on fellow “Cutters” for support

Name: Brendan Laidlaw

Title: Technical/Special Projects Manager

Business Name: Gippsland Solar

 

Website: https://www.gippslandsolar.com.au

Year Established: 2010

First Year in Renewable Energy Industry: 2008

 

What does Solar Cutters mean to you:

A great community of like minded individuals where information is shared freely which is incredibly powerful

Name: Peter Leeson

Title: Managing Director

Business Name: Leeson Group & SYPAQ Leeson Energy

Website: https://www.leesongroup.com.au & https://www.sypaqleeson.com

Year Established: 2011

First Year in Renewable Energy Industry: 2009

 

What does Solar Cutters mean to you:

A collaborative approach by industry to qualify health and safety

Name: Andy McCarthy

Title: Founder & MD

Business Name: Gippsland Solar

 

Website: https://www.gippslandsolar.com.au

Year Established: 2010

First Year in Renewable Energy Industry: 2000

 

What does Solar Cutters mean to you:

Throughout my 19 year career in renewable energy, my core values have all been focused around “collaboration”. Solar Cutters has taken this to a whole new level, connecting me with like minded individuals who see the value in sharing knowledge and experiences. In a fragmented industry, where the big end of town are threatening to dominate the the market (to all of our detriment), the importance of collaboration has never been more critical

Name: Rob Manson

Title: Director

Business Name: I Want Energy

 

Website: https://www.iwantenergy.com.au

Year Established: 2008

First Year in Renewable Energy Industry: 2006

 

What does Solar Cutters mean to you:

Solar Cutters gives me the opportunity to help the industry progress from within to a higher standard that will benefit all

Name: Eddy May

Title: Founder & Director

Business Name: NRG Solar

 

Website: https://www.nrgsolar.com.au

Year Established: 2014

First Year in Renewable Energy Industry: 2014

 

What does Solar Cutters mean to you:

 I am proud to support fellow Solar Cutters in our endeavor to improve quality in the solar industry through collaboration

Name: Daniel Shelfer

Title: Managing Director & Owner

Business Name: Keen2BGreen

 

Website: https://www.keen2bgreen.com.au

Year Established: 2009

First Year in Renewable Energy Industry: 2007

 

What does Solar Cutters mean to you:

My vision for Solar Cutters is to provide more of the right support and education for customers purchasing a new solar system including choosing the right solar installer and a quality solar product

Name: Josh Sheppard

Title: Director

Business Name: Josh Sheppard Electrical

 

Website: https://www.shepelec.com

Year Established: 2009

First Year in Renewable Energy Industry: 2010

 

What does Solar Cutters mean to you:

Solar Cutters is a group of like minded professionals that fight for the promotion of quality solar and improvements within the Australian Solar Industry and beyond to international markets

Name: James Taylor

Title: Director

Business Name: Taylor Energy

 

Website: https://www.taylorenergy.com.au

Year Established: 2013

First Year in Renewable Energy Industry: 2009

 

What does Solar Cutters mean to you:

Solar Cutters is a voice for the industry, they stand for everything all of the good guys want and seem committed to make it happen!

Name: Pete Thorne

Title: Co-Owner/Director

Business Name: Solaray Energy

 

Website: https://www.solaray.com.au

Year Established: 2010

First Year in Renewable Energy Industry: 2007

 

What does Solar Cutters mean to you:

My vision for the Solar Cutter movement can be summed up in three points. Solar Cutters promote premium quality workmanship, Solar Cutters respect our industry, stakeholders and customers, and Solar Cutters help and support one another

Name: Jake Warner

Title: Managing Director

Business Name: Penrith Solar Centre

 

Website: https://www.penrithsolar.com.au

Year Established: 2017

First Year in Renewable Energy Industry: 2015

 

What does Solar Cutters mean to you:

Solar Cutters is the mastermind of a group of people who continually drive quality, innovation and excellence throughout the solar industry. Solar Cutters is a platform where all up and coming installers and industry associates have access to a community where they can be mentored by industry leaders to achieve great things for themselves and the industry as a whole