Getting Solar + Storage Done

Pine Gate Renewables is a utility-scale renewable energy company focused on strategic development and financing of solar and energy storage projects in the United States. From Oregon to Maine, our projects create a positive local impact that leads the way in America’s energy transition.


Project Siting

Project Siting
Our Project Siting team creates strong relationships with the local communities they serve as well as landowners. We project manage every step of the process from start to finish.

Grid Integration

Grid Integration
Our Grid Integration team works in tandem with our Project Siting team using state-of-the-art software tools and applying mitigation strategies.

Energy Storage

Energy Storage
Our Energy Storage team creates strategic partnerships with various storage technologies ensuring product diversity and flexibility catered to each project.


Inc. Magazine Names Pine Gate Renewables to List of Fastest-Growing Companies

Inc. magazine today revealed that Pine Gate Renewables is No. 37 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. MORE...

Pine Gate Renewables Announces First Stand-alone Battery Storage Project in Utah

Pine Gate Renewables announced that it has won a competitive bid with Logan City Light & Power (LL&P) to build a stand-alone energy storage system with state-of-the-art equipment using the Eos Znyth™ Gen 2.3 battery and Nikola Power’s Intellect Plus Energy Management System (EMS) in Logan, Utah. MORE...

Pine Gate Renewables’ Grissom Solar + Storage Project is Now Online

Grissom Solar, a 6.9MWdc solar plus storage project previously announced by Pine Gate Renewables is now online in Enfield, NC, interconnected to Halifax Electric Membership Corporation’s Medoc Substation. MORE...

Case Studies

Grissom Solar + Storage

Grissom Solar + Storage

Our first solar + storage project, Grissom Solar, is a 6.9MW project in Enfield, NC, which went online in 2021 and generates enough energy to power approximately 986 homes annually. MORE...

Logan, Utah Standalone Energy Storage System

Logan, Utah Standalone Energy Storage System

Our first stand-alone energy storage system with state-of-the-art equipment using the Eos Znyth™ Gen 2.3 battery and Nikola Power’s Intellect Plus Energy Management System (EMS) in Logan, Utah – the first of its kind in the state. MORE...


The team at Pine Gate consistently demonstrates their mastery of managing an efficient supply chain. Their ability to execute project plans and deliver on their commitments is outstanding.

Mark Borgman

VP, Logistics

One Source Freight

Pine Gate has been an outstanding company to partner with from both a strategic and financial perspective. They plan ahead and honor their committments.

Sam Thomsom

Regional Sales Manager

Trina Solar

Pine Gate is a recognized leader in the field of solar development with a demonstrated ability to execute on successful projects. We have first-hand knowledge of their expertise and forward-thinking approach to renewable power development.

Mike Lorusso

Managing Director

CIT Power and Energy


Dr. Katelyn Shell

Dr. Katelyn Shell

Energy Storage Performance Engineer

Katelyn focuses on the optimization and integration of energy storage in utility scale projects, developing relationships with vendors, and drafting proposals for future prospects. Prior to joining Pine Gate Renewables, she studied various types of energy storage at Virginia Commonwealth University with a focus on sustainable materials for supercapacitors.

Joe Chappell

Joe Chappell

Sr. Energy Storage Performance Engineer

Joe optimizes design and performance of hybrid and standalone energy storage projects at Pine Gate Renewables. He is currently managing an RFP for Pine Gate’s 4 GWh pipeline of battery energy storage system projects.

Emily Leonard

Emily Leonard

Senior Energy Analyst

Emily supports hybrid and standalone energy storage project development in wholesale markets such as PJM and ERCOT. She is also working to improve the internal tools utilized by the team to model different energy storage use cases and technology-specific performance attributes.

Raafe Khan

Raafe Khan

Director, Energy Storage

Raafe leads energy storage development and integration strategy across North America and provides insight on value creation leveraging energy storage and demand response. Since joining the company in 2020, he has executed more than 124 MWh of energy storage capacity and is currently spearheading a development pipeline of more than 12 GWh.

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Pine Gate Renewables Company Overview