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Solar-Storage-Bahamas

Leading Bahamian premier developer

Sustainable Energy Ltd. (SE) was established as a Bahamian company for the purpose of becoming the leading local developer of large-scale solar power and sustainable energy storage in the Bahamas and Family Islands.

SE works with hotels, private islands, industrials, offices, governmental buildings to install and operate bespoke solar and storage solution.

Both our name and our company ethos lay claim to improving the future of the Bahamas and the Family Islands aligned with the directive shared by the Government: “Consider environmental impact and ensure that all future work is designed for sustainable development.”

Our aim is to assist the transformation of the Bahamas and Family islands into a decarbonised economy and promote the adoption of renewable energy across the Caribbean and counter global warming.

Sustainable Energy Ltd. provides high-end turnkey solar energy and battery storage solutions.

What we do

Power and site studies

Engineering and Design
Solar | Batteries | Generator Integration

Construction / Installation

Operation & Maintenance

Across applications

Roof-top

Carport

Ground-mount

Battery storage

SE Team

Gord Petroski

President and CEO

Gord is a driven Renewable Energy professional with 35 years of experience in On Grid, Off Grid, Micro Grid and Hybrid systems as a system designer, installer, product manager and business development expert.

As a senior executive he has worked with industry leaders such as with Fronius for 7 years, building the North American team from the ground up and from an unknown to # 2 in North America and facilitating sales growth of 100 times in five years (80M). Recently he completed 7.5 years with Alpha Technologies as the VP Energy and Industrial Market Development earning several awards for driving significant global sales increases and developing unique game changing new products.

Tyrone MacKenzie

VP Operations & Government Relations

Dr. Tyrone McKenzie serves as Vice President of Operations and Government Relations for SE.

Tyrone has work and contributed in key private and public sectors throughout The Bahamas. Serving as Sr. Vice President of External Affairs, Human Resources, Government Relations and General Manager at Albany Bahamas; Operations Manager and Government Liaison at One Ocean Club Residence and Marina Development Paradise Island; Acting Director of Financial Services and Deputy Director of Foreign Direct Investments at Ministry of Financial Services and Foreign Direct Investments (Bahamas Government); Consultant in the Ministry of National Security.

Bryan Glinton

Secretary and Director

Bryan is a founding partner and former managing partner of the law firm of Glinton Sweeting O’Brien and serves as the Chair of the firm’s Private Client Group.  He holds a degree in Finance with a minor in Economics from the University of Miami and a Masters in Business Administration from Drake University. In addition to a distinguished legal career that spans 24 years, his specialisations include investment funds, securities, banking, private wealth management and structured financial products. He is licensed to practice law in The Bahamas and the US States of Florida and Iowa and holds a financial and corporate service provider’s license. Bryan currently serves as Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Lyford Cay International School.

Zev Crystal

Co-founder and Director (residing in the BH)

As co-founder of Investment & Portfolio Consultants Limited (IPC) and CleanTech Energies Limited (CTE), both incorporated in 1995, Zev and his brother David Crystal each bring over 35 years’ experience in trading, asset management and investment banking to SE’s executive management, as well as more than a decade in the Renewable Energy Sector.

Their family-owned company was the visionary 50% founding shareholder in 2006 of Sunray Renewable Energy that went on to become one of Europe’s largest independent solar developers, installing 165MW of solar power, with over 200MW in development at the time of sale to SunPower San Francisco in 2010.

David Crystal

Cofounder and Director

As co-founder of Investment & Portfolio Consultants Limited (IPC) and CleanTech Energies Limited (CTE), both incorporated in 1995, David and his brother Zev Crystal each bring over 35 years’ experience in trading, asset management and investment banking to SE’s executive management, as well as more than a decade in the Renewable Energy Sector.

Their family-owned company was the visionary 50% founding shareholder in 2006 of Sunray Renewable Energy that went on to become one of Europe’s largest independent solar developers, installing 165MW of solar power, with over 200MW in development at the time of sale to SunPower San Francisco in 2010.

Patricia Alexaine Smith

Financial Controller

Patricia is a driven professional with over 18 years’ experience in the Financial Sector.

She is presently Financial Controller of a private family office established in the Bahamas.

Patricia was also Financial Controller of Amsterdam Trust Company (Bahamas) Limited from 2004 – 2014 with its headquarters in Amsterdam, where she led and managed all of the company’s accounting, HR, Treasury and operational efficiencies. She also worked as an Auditor at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Bahamas and interned in the Wealth Management Department at Morgan Stanley, Oklahoma.

Patricia has an Accounting Degree with a minor in Finance from the University of Oklahoma.

Julien Jeannet

VP Finance

Julien has more than 10 years of experience in the structuring, evaluation, analysis and building of financial models for project and investment portfolios. His experience spans across the development cycle often leading the pre‐investment due diligence, business and financial analysis through the drafting of information memos, management of external financial advisers and final commercial negotiations for the projects. He has reviewed more than 25 power project opportunities in the last three years across diverse technologies in sub-Saharan Africa totalling more than 1.3GW.

Philip Holdom

Technical consultant for SE President of APS

Philip has been active in the Renewable Energy Business for 27 years. As a pioneering proponent of Renewable Energy, Mr. Holdom has lectured and advised extensively in the United States and The Bahamas. APS was one of the first businesses to open its doors in Detroit’s innovative Next Energy Center. APS installed the first commercial wind turbine at an Electrical Training Center and developed and taught a training curriculum for electricians in the new field of renewable energy.

In The Bahamas, APS was the first Bahamian company to install 1 MW of PV and Battery Storage and continues to lead the country in installed PV and Battery capacity.