Our Energy Solutions Put the Power in Your Hands.
Design Energy works hard to keep the value of renewable energy & storage in your project and in your community. As an Ohio company we are committed to local jobs, local content and local investment to ensure that the stabilizing benefits of renewable energy generation and storage stay with you, our customers. We build energy resilience and financial security.
Design Energy offers Power Project Engineering, Management and Installation for Renewable Energy projects from 5kW-100MW.
Suzanne has worked for over twenty years in the construction trades, specializing in environmentally conscious design and construction with a background in HVAC, building science and energy systems. Her involvement in creating and managing neighborhood food networks and transitioning local economies naturally drove her into the field of distributed renewable energy generation, a vital ingredient for local resilience and security. As well as being a NABCEP Certified Professional PV Installer, Suzanne holds advanced training in energy storage solutions and microgrids. Suzanne’s passion for building sustainable community systems led her to join with David Dwyer of American Renewable Energy in 2013 to found Design Energy.
David Dwyer is a LEED AP, a certified NABCEP Professional Installer and a licensed electrician with 15 years’ experience in the renewable energy business. Since 2010 Dwyer has led the finance, design, and construction teams for over 20MW aggregate systems in Ohio in the context of residential, commercial and utility-scale projects, all of which are producing healthy returns for the system owners and stakeholders. In addition to daily participation in advancing Design Energy, Dwyer runs American Renewable Energy, specializing in utility-scale development. Design Energy provides Engineering, Project Management and Construction Services for the projects developed by ARE.