FORT COLLINS, COLORADO, USA and CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA, August 2, 2022 — Solas Energy Consulting, a provider of comprehensive energy solutions, today announced that Felipe Uscátegui has joined the company as Director of Project and Construction Management. Mr. Uscátegui brings decades of experience in the planning and execution of utility-scale renewable energy projects for wind, solar, energy storage, and biomass generation facilities. In his new role with Solas Energy, he will lead the company’s US-based project and construction management operations.
“I’m thrilled to welcome Felipe as the newest member of the Solas Energy team. His outstanding background in development, engineering, pre-construction, and construction of utility-scale projects will be an asset to our team as we continue to expand our comprehensive construction management services offering in wind, solar, and energy storage throughout North America,” stated Evelyn Carpenter, Co-founder and President of Fort-Collins-based Solas Energy Consulting US, Inc.
“The breadth of Felipe’s experience in renewable energy and his decades of leadership is unmatched, and we are excited to welcome him to our team. As we continue to grow our organization, I look forward to working with Felipe as someone who shares our vision of a sustainable, zero-carbon future,” added Paula McGarrigle, Co-founder and Managing Director of Solas Energy Consulting Inc.
Mr. Uscátegui has more than four decades of experience in the energy industry, with over 20 years of experience in renewables. He most recently led construction management for multiple utility-scale wind and solar projects at Avangrid Renewables. He also served as Vice President of Construction for Terra-Gen, a leading renewable energy developer, where he led construction planning, engineering, and project management for the development and execution of the company’s broad portfolio of renewable energy projects. His global and multi-lingual background positions him to support all regions throughout the US, Canada, and Latin America.
About Solas Energy Consulting
Solas Energy Consulting provides comprehensive strategy and consulting services for renewable energy solutions throughout the US and Canada. The company’s expertise spans development and management of utility and commercial projects involving wind, solar, biomass, hydropower, geothermal, hydrogen, energy storage, grid modernization and electric vehicles (EV). With over 20 years of experience in project development, construction management, and climate change advisory, Solas Energy provides its clients with the depth and perspective required to navigate the complex issues associated with renewable energy project development and climate change policy. Solas Energy maintains offices in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA, and Calgary, Alberta, Canada. More information about the company can be found at solasenergyconsulting.com
CONTACT: Evelyn Carpenter