ReEnergy Holdings Names Stephen G. Hall Director of Energy Programs
LATHAM, N.Y. – November 15, 2010 — ReEnergy Holdings LLC, a Latham, N.Y.- based renewable energy company, has named Stephen G. Hall its Director of Energy Programs.
Mr. Hall, who has more than 20 years of experience managing and operating biomass facilities in the Northeast, is responsible for ReEnergy’s green energy marketing programs, technical and operational due diligence on energy facility acquisitions, and participation in industry organizations.
Before joining ReEnergy, Mr. Hall, a resident of Rangeley, Maine, was a regional business development manager for four years with Bluewater Energy Solutions, where he provided project development and technical support services to various organizations as Northeast Regional Manager of Marketing & Product Development.
“Steve’s experience, insight and knowledge of the power market in the Northeast are unsurpassed. We’re very fortunate to have him and pleased that he is part of the ReEnergy leadership team,” said Thomas Beck, Co-founder and Chief Commercial Officer of ReEnergy. “He has extensive experience in the wood fuel market and relationships with key suppliers in the Northeast and Canada. He’s well-known and well-respected in the green energy field.”
Before joining Bluewater, Mr. Hall was with Boralex Stratton Energy in Maine for 17 years, rising from Operations Manager to Plant Manager, a job he held from 2000 to 2006. At Boralex, where he managed the 45-MW biomass-fired Stratton generation facility, Mr. Hall developed and managed a multi-million dollar annual budget.
“This is an exciting time in the green energy sector, and ReEnergy is right at the forefront,” Mr. Hall said. “I look forward to helping the company continue to grow, prosper and develop additional renewable energy solutions in the Northeast.”
Mr. Hall, who attended the University of Maine at Farmington, and graduated from the Central Maine Technical College Power Engineering Techology Program, started his professional career in 1984 with Auburn Energy in Maine, where he was a supervisor at the waste to energy facility. He was involved in the start-up, commissioning, and operations of three other biomass-fired facilities in Maine and New Hampshire prior to his tenure at Boralex Stratton Energy.
ReEnergy acquires, owns and operates facilities that use biomass and waste fuels to produce renewable thermal and electric energy. The company, a portfolio company of Riverstone Holdings LLC, owns facilities or has acquisitions pending in New York, Connecticut, New Hampshire and Maine.
About ReEnergy Holdings LLC
Based in Latham, N.Y., ReEnergy Holdings LLC is an integrated waste fuel/biomass renewable energy company. ReEnergy was formed in 2008 by Riverstone Holdings LLC and a management team comprised of experienced industry professionals. ReEnergy currently owns and operates a 22-megawatt biomass facility in Lyons Falls, N.Y. (ReEnergy Lyonsdale); a 31-megawatt tire-to-energy facility in Sterling, Conn. (ReEnergy Sterling); and two construction and demolition waste and waste wood processing facilities that service the eastern New England/Boston metropolitan area marketplace (ReEnergy Gateway LL&S in Salem, N.H., and ReEnergy Gateway ERRCO in Epping, N.H.).