MEET THE TEAM

DAVID HOWARD

Bachelor Engineering (Elect. Hons.), ABSA Accredited, NABERS Accredited, BERS Pro Accredited ,FirstRate 5 Accredited.

Past President of Assoc of Building Sustainability Assessors (ABSA)

David has over 40 years experience working in the electricity and energy field, 24 of which specialising in building thermal performance. His tertiary qualifications and broad practical knowledge of energy utilisation ensure his energy assessments are of a high standard.

David specialises in BASIX Certification for Class 1 and Class 2 residential buildings in NSW and Residential Thermal Analysis for dwellings across Australia using BERS Pro and FirstRate 5. He also provides information on reducing energy use and providing realistic solutions to improve a building’s overall energy performance.

David regularly presents training sessions for CPD points on behalf of national industry bodies and has forged a reputation as a highly informative public speaker at industry events and forums across Australia.

MICHAEL MAY

Bachelor Engineering (Electrical), Diploma Business Management, Certified Energy Manager (CEM2014).

Member Australian Institute of Energy, ABSA Member (40221)

Michael has qualifications and experience in Environmentally Sustainable Design, Strategic Planning, Business Development, Performance Reporting, and Energy Efficiency in both planning and implementation.

His experience has been gained in the Electricity Industry in NSW and Victoria, the Water Industry with Gold Coast Water, and for the past 19 years, in the private sector with Partners Energy Management.

In addition to Michael’s managerial role at Partners Energy, he specialises in all aspects of ‘Section J’ Energy Certifications. This section of the National Construction Code of Australia is a complex area of regulation where all new buildings are required to meet strict standards in relation to energy efficiency.

Michael works closely with architects, building designers, project managers, services consultants, D& C contractors and certifiers to verify compliance of new buildings and major renovations.

JOHN MARCHANT

Bachelor Engineering (Mech. Hons.), ABSA Accredited, BERS Pro Accredited.

John’s 30 years experience in Process Improvement and Business Operations Management within the building, construction and mining industries enables him to provide practical and customer focused solutions to Thermal Assessment Projects and improving a building’s overall energy performance.

John specialises in BASIX Certification for Class 1 and Class 2 residential buildings in NSW and Residential Thermal Analysis for dwellings across Australia using BERS Pro and has a keen interest in Environmentally Sustainable Design and improving Energy Efficiency for new construction and Alterations and Additions projects.

ALISON STEWART

Alison, our administrator and accounts manager will assist with any account enquiries.

She has worked as part of the Partners Energy team for 10 years and with her indepth knowledge of the process will direct your project matters to the appropriate personnel.