Ylem Energy expands senior team to support rapid growth

Headshots of Graham Provest and Wayne Fielder

Ylem Energy Ltd. the leading flexible energy generation and storage specialist, has announced the appointment of two senior managers, Graham Provest and Wayne Fielder who have joined the rapidly growing business as it expands its portfolio of funded energy generation projects for large industrial and commercial customers.

Mr Provest, previously managing director of the solar and wind energy business Absolute, joins Ylem Energy from E.ON, as Strategic Account Manager. Mr Fielder, who previously held senior sales roles at ENER-G Combined Power, E.ON and SSE, also joins Ylem Energy as Strategic Account Manager.

Ian Gadsby managing director of Ylem Energy, commented: “The rising cost of power and continued volatility in the energy market means that more businesses than ever before are seeking alternatives to sourcing their power from the grid.

“Graham and Wayne will now fulfil vital roles for Ylem Energy, strengthening the business’ ability to effectively engage with our client base and convey our compelling on-site energy generation and storage proposition as well as promoting Ylem’s market leading expertise in O&M services.

“Bringing a wealth of technical ability, sales expertise and operational experience in the energy, renewables and low carbon sectors, I am delighted to welcome Graham and Wayne to the team as we help to deliver a fundamental shift in the way business source their energy and support the UK’s transition to a low carbon economy and decarbonising the grid.”

A key focus for Mr Provest and Mr Fielder in the coming months will be Ylem Energy’s Dynamic Power Purchase Agreement (DPPA) which guarantees savings on businesses electricity bills for between 10 and 25 years, through an innovative package of fully funded solar and hydrogen-ready on-site generation and energy storage solutions. They will also help to decarbonise industrial and commercial customers’ businesses by providing carbon offsets and green gas certificates.

In addition, Mr Provest and Mr Fielder will support the development and expansion of Ylem Energy’s O&M services and solutions, helping businesses to improve resilience and energy efficiency, reduce costs and facilitate their journey towards net zero.