New GM to lead Firstgas Group Future Fuels team

James Irvine

Clarus (formally Firstgas Group) welcomes James Irvine, General Manager Future Fuels, who will lead a newly established and dedicated Future Fuels Team in the development and implementation of Clarus (formally Firstgas Group) renewable energy strategy.

Previously at Shell International in London as Head of UK Onshore Renewable Power Development, James brings significant experience to the role; formulating, leading and delivering renewable energy strategies, investment and acquisition deals and partnerships spanning solar, onshore wind, battery storage and hydrogen.

“It’s great to be back in New Zealand and work for a Taranaki based company that has progressed its renewable fuels’ strategy and is committed to pursuing clean energy solutions. I’m excited about the opportunities this presents and to be part of this journey ” says James.