Fintan Whelan

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Fintan has been active in renewables development since joining Airtricity in 2000 as Corporate Finance Manager. He co-founded Mainstream Renewable Power with Eddie O’Connor – leading the fund raising activities across the Group.

Along with Diarmuid Twomey, he co-founded Emerging Markets Power in 2015 with an initial focus on renewables project development in sub-Saharan Africa, since pivoted to Ireland and Scandinavia.

In 2020, Fintan was one of the 4 founding partners at Source Energie, a developer that is building a pipeline of greenfield Offshore Wind projects ( Ireland, UK, Norway) and Onshore SolarPV, Battery & Green Hydrogen projects (UK). Source Energie has received early stage backing from HRL Morrison ‘s European Platform – Galileo Green Energy.