Brennan Downes

Project Developer - Illinois

Brennan is an Illinois based Project Developer focused on distributed generation and utility-scale solar projects in the Midwest. He is committed to helping clients identify solar opportunities and tailor a solution to fit their unique situations. Prior to joining the Borrego Solar team in 2017, Brennan worked as a senior business development and origination manager and brought to this role a broad network of energy and industrial contacts, a deep understanding of energy markets, and an expertise in energy engineering and optimization. With over 15 years in the energy industry, he specialized in the development of close relationships with hard to reach targets within utility, industrial and energy industry to further origination and M&A goals of developing thermal, solar, and combined heat and power electric generation projects. Brennan has a Bachelors and Masters of Engineering from the University of Illinois at Chicago.