Paul McGonagle

Technical Expert

Expert Highlights

  • A Chartered Electrical Engineer with over 35 years’ industry experience.
  • His background is in Power Generation, Distribution and Transmission, but particularly in the Renewable Energy sector where technologies have moved from the margin to the mainstream.
  • His work involves technical due diligence, report writing and root cause and failure analysis on large scale solar, wind and battery storage projects.
  • He has spent time with government working on renewable energy policy and strategy.

A chartered electrical engineer with over 30 years’ industry experience.

Experience in the Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution sectors, involving technical due diligence, report writing, and working closely with the legal, regulatory, and insurance.

Whilst working with the government on strategy and policy, Mr. McGonagle helped establish working groups to enable stakeholders to engage on a regular basis and shape the landscape of a rapidly changing industry.

Qualifications

BEng (First Class Hons) Electronic and Communication Engineering: London Metropolitan University
HND Electrical and Electronic Engineering: University of Westminster
Technical Qualifications & Training: High Voltage Authorised Person; Low Voltage Authorised Person – BS7671 (18th Edition)

Professional Memberships

Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET)
Energy Institute (EI)