- X-ELIO has been present in Japan since 2012 and has successfully developed 380 MW
- Perezagua joins the experienced X-ELIO team in the country to accelerate growth in the sought after solar industry. He has more than 13 years of experience in the renewable energy sector and has worked for 6 years in the development of photovoltaic projects in Japan.
- X-ELIO aims to develop renewable energy projects and provide Japan with reliable, cost-effective and sustainable energy, while supporting the country in achieving its long-term renewable goals.
Tokyo, 20th December 2022. – X-ELIO, a leading global company specialized in the development, construction, financing and operation of renewable and sustainable energy projects, has announced the appointment of a new Country Manager at its office in Tokyo, Japan. Luis Perezagua joins the company after a remarkable professional career in the field of renewable energies and, specifically, in the development of solar photovoltaic energy projects.
With this appointment of a head of X-ELIO’s office in Japan, the company reinforces its growth and expansion strategy in the country, market in which it entered in 2012 and where it has developed solar photovoltaic energy projects that are highly relevant for the country’s energy transition.
Luis Perezagua joins X-ELIO with an extensive experience in the renewable energy sector, also in the Japanese market, where he has worked for the last 6 years. He holds a degree in Industrial Engineering from the Universidad Europea de Madrid and a PhD from the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid.
Lluís Noguera, CEO of X-ELIO, said “Energy transition in Japan is full of challenges due to its dependency on coal, gas and nuclear and limited renewable resources. But the country is highly committed to achieving their CO2 emissions target and X-ELIO is up for the challenge. Reinforcing the team with top experienced professionals like Luis is the best prove of our renewed ambition in this market”.
Luis Perezagua, X-ELIO’s Country Manager in Japan, said: “Joining a company like X-ELIO and being able to lead its project in Japan is an honour for me. Without a doubt, the current context is a crucial moment for the development of renewable energies and Japan has great opportunities in this field. I look forward to bringing all my experience and knowledge of the sector and the country to keep X-ELIO as one of the major clean energy players in the country and to help meet the green transition goals set in the region”.
X-ELIO specializes in the development, construction, financing, and operation of renewable and sustainable energy projects with a global presence in Europe, the United States, Latin America, Japan, and Australia. The firm has 17 years of experience with more than 2.6 GW constructed. The group is a world leader in the development of renewable and sustainable energy, with a strong commitment to greenhouse gas reduction and the fight against climate change.
Isabel Ruiz/ Agency Japan
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