John Cole is the Founder and Chief Executive of Edify Energy, an Australian renewable energy and storage development and investment company. He also co-founded leading international renewable energy company, Low Carbon in London in 2010.
Edify Energy has originated, financed and has under its asset management responsibility (either in construction or operation) more utility scale solar PV (totalling 773 MWp) than any other player in Australia. In addition Edify has developed, financed and brought into operation, the Gannawarra Energy Storage System – a 25 MW / 50 MWh lithium ion battery integrated with the 60 WMp Gannawarra Solar Farm, making it one of the largest integrated solar PV and storage facilities in the world.
John is passionate about delivering bespoke renewable energy and storage solutions to aid facilitate the energy transition.