Peter Dawson

Renewable Energy Expert

Meet Peter dawson

Senior Delivery


Peter has over 20 years’ experience in the Electrical and Renewable energy sector, and is responsible for delivering our projects to the highest standards. Peter’s attention to detail and ability to work in a fast paced, complex environment is what cements him as being an industry leader in Project Delivery. 

He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team as one of the pioneers in the Renewable Energy Industry, having begun his SAPS experiences in 1995 and throughout his 23-year career with Ergon Energy, he played a significant role in the development and subsequent successful delivery of many large scale diesel and Hybrid renewable energy generation projects.  Peter’s vast knowledge and experience of Isolated generation systems and Off-Grid SAPS systems as well as Power Station and on grid Sub Station project development, design and implementation, ensures that all PGE projects are delivered with an understanding of Utility and DNSP clients, the network and the inherent challenges of remotely located projects.


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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