Pondera signs MoU with ENMARO in Poland

ENMARO and Pondera Consult tighten cooperation to drive Polish offshore wind projects Świnoujście, Poland – June 6th, 2024   Poland’s ENMARO and the Netherlands’ Pondera Consult have agreed on closer cooperation. They signed a Memorandum of Understanding committing to jointly source, define, and target potential offshore wind project opportunities in Poland, leveraging their combined products…

Pondera as proud sponsor of Eco-Runner Team Delft attended Design Presentation Eco-Runner XIV

  On February 28, 2024, Eco-Runner Team Delft presented the design of the Eco-Runner XIV. As a proud sponsor of Eco-Runner Team Delft, Pondera attended this presentation.   The Eco-Runner Team Delft is a team of enthusiastic students from Delft University of Technology. Every year they design the most efficient hydrogen-powered car possible. They participate…

Pondera Consult concludes agreement for Wando Geumil Offshore Wind Project in Korea

  Pondera Consult, together with its subcontractors DWT and OutSmart is pleased to have concluded a Sub-Consultancy Agreement with Korean company Yooshin Engineering Corporation for the Wando Geumil Offshore Wind Project in Korea. End client Wando Geumil Offshore Wind Co. (SPC), whose majority shareholder is KOEN (Korea South East Power Co. Ltd.), requested Operations &…

Meet our new Ponderians!

  Pondera welcomes 6 new team members who started in December and in January. With their own knowledge and experience they will strengthen various Pondera teams. All of them are driven to contribute to the energy transition. We are happy to introduce them to you.   Dong Khanh Linh joined Pondera Vietnam as a Renewable…

Pondera expands across the borders

  Our international team continues to expand! In recent months, we have welcomed three new colleagues in our offices abroad: Anneke in Indonesia, Truc in Vietnam and Gertjan in Finland. We would like to introduce them to you. Anneke Julianita works as a business developer in our Jakarta office. Her enthusiasm to accelerate the energy…

Pondera and Rebel Group team-up to study the Just Energy Transition Partnership (JETP) in South Africa and Indonesia

Pondera is proud to announce to have been awarded a project for the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs. For this project an analysis is conducted and an implementation plan is designed to determine how the Netherlands can best contribute to the implementation of the Just Energy Transition Partnership (JETP) in South Africa and Indonesia. Pondera…

A new office and a new colleague in Jakarta

Pondera in Indonesia recently moved to a new office, and we welcomed another new colleague. Pondera’s team in Indonesia recently moved into a new office. Our new address is:   The CEO Building, 12th floor Jalan TB Simatupang No. 18C Jakarta Selatan 12430 Indonesia    The move to the new office came right in time to…

Meet our four new colleagues!

    In recent months we have welcomed four new colleagues to Pondera. We are very happy that they have come to work with us, and would therefore like to introduce you to Rinze, Renee, Eugene and Suzanne. Suzanne Klerx Suzanne has been working at Pondera since May 2023. She supports our branch offices abroad…

Jeroen de Veth: “I’m very proud of Pondera, because we help developers realize their renewable energy objectives”

At Pondera, we know what it takes to develop a successful offshore project. In this last video of a series of three, we introduce Jeroen de Veth. Jeroen has more than 20 years of experience in the renewable energy sector. At Pondera, Jeroen is driving solutions in system integration and flexibility, including conversion to hydrogen…

Pondera is growing!

We are proud to welcome new colleagues to Pondera: Anja Schönnebeck, Timon Schellekens en Janno Heger have recently joined us. We are happy to introduce these brand new team members.  Anja Schönnebeck  After studying Geophysics, she got her PhD at the University of Twente on Large Eddy Simulations of wind farms. Anja loves to travel,…

Change of directors at Pondera Consult

  Martijn ten Klooster succeeds Sergej van de Bilt as director of Pondera Consult as of March 6. Sergej will continue to work within Pondera as senior consultant and partner. Martijn takes over the daily management from Sergej and together with Paul Janssen as deputy director, will form the new management of Pondera Consult. In…

Two new faces at Pondera!

    We proudly welcomed our new colleagues who started with us in January 2023: Joann Smit and Roy van Alst. We are happy to introduce them both to you.   Joann Smit As communications specialist, Joann plays an important role in environmental communication. He is a valuable asset to the Marketing & Communications team.…

‘What’s so appealing about being an entrepreneur? Being able to follow your instincts’

From an early age, Pondera founder Hans Rijntalder knew he wanted to become an entrepreneur. While studying in America, he discovered his passion for the environment and climate. ‘What’s so appealing about being an entrepreneur? Being able to follow your instincts.’ We were in conversation with R ijntalder about the energy supply of the future, Pondera’s new role and the importance of ‘steady but healthy’ growth.

Introducing our new colleagues!

Our team continues to grow. In recent months we have welcomed five new colleagues: Enriko, Gitte, Floris, Manuela and Linh. Read on to find out about our brand-new Ponderians.   Enriko Weijers Enriko has been the Finance Manager at Pondera since August 2022. During his career so far, he has gained extensive professional experience as…

Three new faces at Pondera

Three new colleagues have recently joined the ever-growing Pondera team. Varildo, Mark and Egbert briefly introduce themselves below. Varildo Vaseur Varildo works as a Renewable Energy Advisor within the Contracting, Construction and Operations team. He started his career in Suriname and specialises in solar energy projects. ‘I am really looking forward to taking on new…

Pondera’s team continues to grow

Pondera continues to expand, and at the end of March, we welcomed five new colleagues: Mark, Desiree, Jeroen, Sergio and Richelle. Please allow us to introduce them to you. Mark Rijntalder Mark works as a Renewable Energy Consultant in the team Data-analysis and Modelling. As a result of his graduate internships at both Pondera and…

Management changes at Pondera Consult

Pondera has been in existence for over 14 years, and in that time it has grown into a flourishing business employing around 70 people in the Netherlands and abroad. The energy transition is associated with many different complex issues. In order to be able to continue to respond to future developments, we have decided to…

A fresh start in a refurbished office

Pondera in Arnhem has undergone a metamorphosis. On 25 October 2021, we moved into the new office next to Arnhem Central Station. The open look, fresh colours and a combination of open and closed work areas provide an inspiring and comfortable working environment. Naturally we have opted for sustainable materials and ergonomic furniture. The concept…

Reinforcement of the contracting team

Mark van Doorn has been employed by Pondera since 1 May 2021 and works within the CBE team, which is involved in the Contracting, Construction & Exploitation of sustainable energy projects. Mark has been active in the wind industry since 2000 and gained his experience at Lagerwey, Harakosan, XEMC Darwind and the last 7 years…

Pondera’s Podium: Marjolein Pigge

Pondera is always working hard to take sustainable energy projects a step forward. The Pondera team consists of juniors and seniors who contribute their expertise and knowledge to the energy transition and the use of natural resources. In the series Pondera’s Podium we’ll be putting our Ponderians in the spotlight via a short interview. We…

Pondera in the Top 250 Growth Companies

This week, the Erasmus Centre for Entrepreneurship (ECE) published the Top 250 Growth Companies for the fifth time. This time around Pondera is on the list as one of the 12 growth companies in Gelderland. Justin Jansen, professor of entrepreneurship and academic director of ECE says: “The companies are progressive in developing new solutions, but…

New CBE team leader: Egbert Jansen

On 1 April 2021, Egbert Jansen became team leader of the CBE (Contracting, Construction and Exploitation) team. The CBE team deals with the contracting, construction & exploitation of sustainable energy projects. Egbert succeeds Angelique Strijker who has left Pondera. Egbert has been with Pondera since 2018. Coming from the contracting industry, he felt at home…

Pondera’s energetic challenge

Colleagues at Pondera decided to fight against sitting down all day and motivate each other to clock up as many kilometres as they could for a good cause. The Ponderians have been forced to spend lots of time at home during lockdown. So, to motivate each other to keep moving, we created the 1000-Mile-Challenge. Over…

Pondera welcomes two new Ponderians

In 2021, Pondera will again welcome new colleagues to the team. The brand new Ponderians Frank and Bas started in January. We are certain that they will make a major contribution to the team. We would like to introduce our new colleagues to you: Frank Schellen With more than 10 years of experience in spatial…

ISO certification for Pondera

Pondera is ISO-9001 certified! The certification of the quality management system of Pondera Consult took place on November 18, 2020, in accordance with the guidelines of NEN-EN-ISO 9001: 2015. Our ISO certification extends to research and advice in the field of sustainable energy, climate, spatial planning and the environment. This is how we ensure we…