WED Renewables – Our Background

WED Renewables finances, builds, owns and operates green field solar parks and commercial rooftop solar schemes. We export and sell the energy produced on green field solar sites into the national grid.

Wind Energy Direct  – a parent company of WED Renewables – was founded in 2006, is 100% Irish owned and are experienced market leaders in the installation of wind turbines on sites of large energy users. We are leveraging this experience to bring solar PV to green field and industrial sites.

The WED Renewables Difference

WED Renewables is a wind energy development company with offices in Limerick. WED Renewables specialises in installing wind turbines on our customers industrial and green field sites throughout Ireland.

Board of Directors

Dominic Costello
Dominic CostelloManaging Director
Dominic Costello is the Managing Director and Founder of Wind Energy Direct. Dominic holds a degree in Electronic Engineering from University Limerick. Dominic began his career with Wang Laboratories and has also held positions with Artist Graphics, Agfa Compugraphic and Rand McNally. Dominic joined ITS in 1998 and became General Manager of ITS UK and later Managing Director of ITS Ireland.

Dominic established Wind Energy Direct in 2006. Dominic holds an MBA from the University of Limerick.

Dr. Edward Walsh
Dr. Edward WalshNon-executive Board Member
Dr. Ed Walsh is the founding President of the University of Limerick. He is also the Founding Chairman of the Irish Council for Science Technology and Innovation.

Dr. Ed Walsh holds a Masters and PhD qualification in nuclear and electrical engineering.

Noreen Stack
Noreen StackFinancial Controller
Noreen Stack is the Financial Controller of Wind Energy Direct. Noreen holds BSc from University College Cork, is an ACCA Qualified Accountant and has Post Graduate Diplomas in Corporate Finance and Environmental Protection. Noreen has previously held positions with SIFCO Turbine Components Ltd (now SR Technics) and with Mid West Packaging Ltd.