Where Property Meets Energy

Who We Are and Work With

Professionals with over 50 years of combined experience in commercial property development, investment, and refurbishment as well as the development of building-integrated and stand-alone renewable and reserve power, low-carbon energy plants, and energy storage facilities.

Simon J Crowe MRICS – Managing Director

Simon has been a General Practice chartered surveyor since 1998 advising clients on commercial property matters including lease negotiations, development, and planning.  He developed commercial properties in London and the South-East before moving into the energy space and founding Low Carbon Alliance Limited in 2010.  Simon is experienced in developing renewable energy projects and advising on implementing energy initiatives across commercial property portfolios covering financial appraisals, legal structures, permitting, and planning.

Kieran Crowe MCIBSE – Head of Engineering

Kieran is a Mechanical and Electrical engineer with over 24 years of design experience. In the past 8 years, he has worked exclusively in property management consultancy and applies his engineering experience to resolving difficult issues with buildings performance, comfort, and energy use. He also advises on energy strategy for large estates including a wide range of low-carbon and renewable electricity and heating projects.  Kieran is a qualified ESOS assessor and provides energy legislation advice and compliance services such as Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards and SECR.

Phil Cookson – Senior Development Manager

With over 25 years of experience from across the public, private and voluntary sectors, Phil has a wealth of planning knowledge and negotiating experience to draw upon. Having spent the majority of the last decade project managing large-scale planning and construction projects, he is a sophisticated and diligent lead collaborator. Phil joins Low Carbon Alliance to lead on our project planning requirements with a focus on our Solar PV offerings, helping us to deliver low carbon built environments.

Basil Paulose – Assistant Project Manager

Basil has an MSc(Eng) in Environmental Engineering and Project Management and a Bachelor of Science in Geology. He is utilizing his experience in data management and reporting to provide valuable project support in all areas of Low Carbon Alliances’ business, undertaking GIS mapping functions, National Grid capacity analysis and Energy-use assessments as well as ESOS, MEES and SECR Reporting.

Samantha Pratt – Finance & Business Operations

Samantha has a background in database analytics, investment fund profiling, market monitoring and modelling and brings to the team a wealth of analytical and organisational skills.