Peter Cowling has more than 15 years of experience in the wind industry in Australia and New Zealand. He was leading the GE team for Renewables in Asia Pacific and Australia that included onshore wind turbines and hydro power. Mr Cowling also worked at Suzlon and NEG Micon, and was a commercial manager in the construction and property sectors prior to seeking out opportunities in the renewable energy industry. During his career, Mr Cowling has been involved in contracting and delivering over 3000MW of wind power. He has also been a board member of the Australian Wind Energy Association and its successor body, the Clean Energy Council. Mr Cowling holds Law and History degrees from Monash University.