James Hoare is an experienced and qualifiedprofessional Power Systems Engineer with 30 years Energy Engineering (26 years’ renewable power) with experience in the Energy Industry.

He founded LHW Partnership in 2013; a specialist engineering consultancy established to provide high quality engineering expertise with the aim of accelerating
the adoption of quality, low carbon energy projects.

James has undertaken a range of engineering services including feasibility, design, installation, commissioning review, inspection, auditing and verification of thousands of renewable energy systems.

Predominantly involved with solar PV projects since 1999, ranging from off-grid battery-based systems to
large, utility scale projects.

With particular expertise in system performance optimisation, shading appraisals, system modelling, and testing & inspection.

IET Presidents Listed Engineer
considered qualified to act as an
Expert Witness

Chartered Engineer, Engineering
Council, 2000 – Fellow, Institute
of Engineering & Technology 2020- Fellow, Energy Institute, 2020.

He is an energy Institute recognised ESOS Lead Energy
Audit Assessor. Other experience includes conventional
power generation, transmission & distribution, network
automation, SCADA/EMS/Telecoms and Traction Power
Supplies (AC & DC). Substation / Overhead line /
underground cabling design/construction LV/11/25/
66/132/275/400 kV.

James is fully trained, and supported by Chartered
Engineer status and Professional Indemnity Insurance.
The technical knowledge accumulated over many years
has provided an immense amount of learned expertise.
This knowledge supplemented by formal Expert Witness
training allows James to act in the role of an Expert
Witness providing professional and impartial opinion.
Tel: 01525 237030
Mobile: 07715 576666