About West Coast Energy

About West Coast Energy

West Coast Energy is a Wales-based renewable energy developer and a part of the GDF SUEZ group.

From our award winning sustainable headquarters in Mold, we specialise in the identification and development of renewable energy projects, right the way through to their construction and long term operation.

West Coast Energy has been operating across the UK for over 18 years and was acquired by GDF SUEZ in March 2014. The company is now the principal renewables development business of GDF SUEZ in the UK and is presently involved in developing several hundred megawatts of renewable energy projects for our future electricity needs. Since it was established, West Coast Energy has been responsible for developing onshore and offshore wind farms in excess of 650MW, which are either operational or in construction.

The organisation believes that success in the development, construction and operation of renewable energy projects is dependent on teamwork. That is the foundation on which the company has been built. Each valued member of the West Coast team contributes their unique set of skills, experience and expertise to ensuring that the organisation delivers projects that are financially and technically robust.

Our employees are highly skilled, some in specialist subjects, others as generalists. Whilst they work within functional teams they also regularly interact across functions to ensure that the organisation benefits from a holistic approach to our business. Our open-plan office really helps this cross fertilisation of ideas.

We pride ourselves in developing career paths for employees that allows them to grow and develop to keep pace with the organic growth of the business.  We maintain an array of in-house skills and expertise to assist in the development of our wind energy projects.  To find out more about what some of our team members get up to on a daily basis, why not visit our Meet the Team page.


GDF SUEZ develops its businesses (power, natural gas, energy services) around a model based on responsible growth to take up today’s major energy and environmental challenges: meeting energy needs, ensuring the security of supply, fighting against climate change and maximizing the use of resources.

The Group provides highly efficient and innovative solutions to individuals, cities and businesses by relying on diversified gas-supply sources, flexible and low-emission power generation as well as unique expertise in four key sectors: independent power production, liquefied natural gas, renewable energy and energy efficiency services.

GDF SUEZ employs 152,900 people worldwide and achieved revenues of EUR 74.7 billion in 2014. The Group is listed on the Paris, Brussels and Luxembourg stock exchanges and is represented in the main international indices: CAC 40, BEL 20, DJ Euro Stoxx 50, Euronext 100, FTSE Eurotop 100, MSCI Europe, ASPI Eurozone, Euronext Vigeo Eurozone 120, Vigeo World 120, Vigeo Europe 120 and Vigeo France 20.

To find out more about GDF SUEZ in the UK click here.


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