Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Encore Renewable Energy
Chad Farrell is the Founder and CEO of Encore Renewable Energy, a leading integrated clean energy project development company focusing on commercial-scale solar PV systems and 21st century solutions for underutilized property. At Encore, Mr. Farrell has led collaborative efforts to design, permit, finance and construct over 60 different commercial scale solar PV projects throughout the State of Vermont and beyond, representing nearly $80M in total project investment value. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Bucknell University and earned a Master of Science in Environmental Engineering from the University of Vermont. Chad is a member of the Board of Directors for Renewable Energy Vermont, Vermont’s renewable energy trade organization and serves on the Board of Directors for the Vermont Natural Resources Council, a statewide environmental advocacy organization. Mr. Farrell is also a member of the Vermont Climate Economy Action Team.
Wednesday, September 25
11:00 AM – 11:30 AM