Melissa Pyne

Renewable Energy Expert


Business Operations Manager

Melissa has nearly two decades of experience in the Renewable Energy Industry, including a 14yr career at Ergon Energy .  As Jason’s sister, and having worked alongside Jason for many years, Melissa brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the team in a range of aspects including business management, finance, marketing, project management, renewable energy administration and Workplace Health and Safety. 

Having been with the business from the very beginning, Melissa has a gregarious personality and a passion for brand awareness, leading the charge with day to day operations.  Along with her passion for marketing, Melissa is determined to expand Portagrid’s National and International brand as a leading Renewable Energy Company.  An extremely dedicated and hardworking member of the Portagrid team, Melissa is committed to reducing energy poverty and bringing power to the people!

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Meet The Rest of the Team

 Jason Pyne

Founder & Managing Director

Jason Pyne, owner, founder and Director of the Portagrid Group, has over 25 years’ practical experience in the energy industry specialising in Stand Alone Systems.

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Peter Dawson

Senior Delivery Manager

Peter has over 30 years’ experience in the Electrical and Renewable Energy sectors, and is responsible for delivering Portagrid projects to the highest possible standards.

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Michael Leverink

Business Development Manager

With over 15 years’ experience Renewables, Michael is passionate about bringing the Portagrid suite of products and services to the forefront of Renewable Energy solutions.

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Business Operations Manager

Melissa has worked in the Utilities and Renewable Energy Industry for over 15 years and utilises her experience and skills  for the everyday operations of the business.

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