"Our San Francisco office is ideally located to provide access to major finance centers for renewables as we cultivate financing for several hundred megawatts in projects," said Kevin Butler VP, Project Finance and Structured Transactions, 8minutenergy
California (PRWEB) March 05, 2015
8minutenergy Renewables, LLC – the nation's leading independent solar PV developer, today announced the opening of a key office in San Francisco, Calif. The office will focus on business development, project finance and engineering, and procurement and construction (EPC) to further 8minutenergy's goal of developing utility-scale solar PV that reduces the cost of energy. The San Francisco office is the company's fifth location in California.
8minutenergy Renewables develops, finances, engineers, constructs, holds, operates and maintains solar projects. The company's portfolio of solar PV projects under development in the United States and overseas totals 3,000 MW. 8minutenergy’s track record includes 1,150 MW in executed Power Purchase Agreements (PPA), the co-development of a 260 MW plant that is producing power, and 200 MW currently under construction.
"Our San Francisco office is ideally located to provide access to major finance centers for renewables as we cultivate financing for several hundred megawatts in projects," said Kevin Butler Vice President, Project Finance and Structured Transactions, 8minutenergy.
"8minutenergy is excited to launch an office in San Francisco because there is a strong pool of technical talent in the Bay Area, and because it puts us in closer proximity to key partners and external support firms," said Logan Granger, Vice President of EPC for 8minutenergy, who manages engineering, procurement and construction, EPC contracting and project execution. "We have numerous projects in our portfolio in late-stage development, and our San Francisco office is ready to contribute to moving them through the EPC execution phase."
8minutenergy is actively recruiting for multiple positions in business development, finance and engineering at its San Francisco office.
About 8minutenergy Renewables, LLC
8minutenergy Renewables develops, finances, engineers, constructs, holds, operates and maintains solar projects. To date, 8minutenergy Renewables has been awarded over 1,150 MW in PPAs; developed 260 MW that is producing power; has 200 MW under construction; secured more than 1,200 MW in General Interconnection Agreements (GIA); obtained Conditional Use Permits (CUP) for more than 10,000 acres; and has 20,000 acres of land under contract. 8minutenergy has offices in Los Angeles, Folsom, San Francisco, San Diego and El Centro, California. For more information, please call (916) 608-9060, send email to email@example.com or visit http://www.8minutenergy.com.