Mainstream Renewable Power is hiring an
Mainstream Renewable Power is a leading independent developer of utility-scale renewable energy projects. We focus on onshore and offshore (fixed and floating) wind, fixed and floating solar power plants, and integration of these technologies with battery and storage solutions. The company is focused on delivering a high-quality portfolio of more than seven gigawatts of wind and solar assets across high-growth markets in Latin America, Africa, the UK and Asia.
In Chile, Mainstream owns 1.3GW of fully contracted wind and solar projects in operation, in construction or at late stage development, due to its unprecedented success in government auctions. Since entering the Chilean market in 2009, Mainstream has built up the most comprehensive portfolio of wind and solar energy projects in the country, extending to over 2,000 megawatts across more than 40 projects. Mainstream entered the Columbian market in 2019 and is developing and acquiring a pipeline of wind and PV assets.
In South Africa, Mainstream has delivered 600MW of wind and solar assets into commercial operation and is currently constructing a further 250MW of wind farms. Through the Lekela platform Mainstream has assets under construction in South Africa, Senegal and Egypt and a development project in Ghana.
In Asia, the company is developing large-scale projects in Vietnam, the Philippines and Australia. In offshore wind Mainstream is developing the 800 MW Soc Trang project in Vietnam, and is building an offshore wind pipeline in the UK, Japan, South Korea, Ireland and in other European Markets. Mainstream has raised over €1.8bn in project finance to date and employs over 300 staff across six continents.
Mainstream has raised over €1.8bn in project finance to date and employs more than 400 staff across six continents. In 2021 the company was 75% acquired by the Norwegian investment company Aker Horizons, and now sits in a portfolio of Aker companies involved in green hydrogen, carbon capture, utilisation and storage, and offshore wind.
Summary of Role:
A Renewable Energy Major, Mainstream is seeking an expert in hydrogen and power-to-x markets who will work with colleagues in Dublin and in Mainstream’s regional offices, and with our partner companies Aker and Mitsui, to grow Mainstream’s hydrogen business. The successful applicant will play a key role in Mainstream’s hydrogen business across its regions, by monitoring technology, policy, market and industry trends to identify project opportunities. The applicant will also engage with potential offtakers, and support regional development teams in establishing successful green hydrogen and power-to-x projects.
What you will do? [Key Responsibilities and Activities]
Markets and policy
Work with Mainstream’s development teams in LATAM, EMEA, North America and APAC to:
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Customers and off-take agreements
Identify, pursue, and engage with potential customers on their technical requirements for off-take and willingness to pay, including include ‘commodity’ style customers participating in global markets, and direct-to-user customers, such as fertiliser production, oil refining, steel production, and marine fuel
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