TerraPro Solutions is a leading renewable energy project development consultancy. The company has generated over 24 GWs in solar, wind, and energy storage. With a total financed value of over $12 billion, TerraPro Solutions is the top development consultancy in the renewables market.

TerraPro Solutions provides high-level expertise in the development and implementation of renewable energy projects including wind, solar and energy storage. From inception to transaction closing, we use our real-world knowledge to continually assess and mitigate risk, to ensure that all legal requirements and project milestones are met. We work with leading domestic and international renewable energy development organizations. Clients include SunEdison, 174 Power Global, Panasonic Eco Solutions U.S., AES Energy Storage, Ecoplexus, Infinity Wind, Tradewind and Silver Ridge Power, ENGIE, BayWa r.e., ONYX, Vestas, Samsung, TED Renewables and Q CELLS to name but a few.

Developing successful renewable energy projects requires a team that is committed to fundamental values that include integrity, dependability, and trustworthiness. 

  • Generated over 24 GWs in solar, wind, energy storage and transmission.
  • Generated over $2.8B in revenue from 3,200 MWs of solar, wind, battery storage and natural gas-fired combined cycle power generation facilities nationally
  • Generated $1,050B revenue for 206 MW solar project in California, equity senior and junior debt for global market investment banks, LC’s, cash grant and equity – off-taker SDGE
  • Saved $1.8M in project costs by leveraging strategic relationships with title companies
  • Successfully negotiated risk for M&A of over $940M/683 MW in seven states

Kimberlee Centera is a trailblazer in the renewable energy industry and the only female CEO of a privately held utility scale renewable energy consulting practice. An enthusiastic champion of women.

Kimberlee believes that diversity is essential in meeting the demands of the rapidly growing renewable sector. She encourages and mentors’ women from around the world, by offering them actionable skills that help them to achieve their goals.

Kimberlee is a risk management expert for the development and financing of large-scale generator energy projects for public utilities and community development. She has the expertise to identify, manage and mitigate risk. Kimberlee works on complex high-value projects. A leading renewable energy expert, she has been a guest on numerous radio programs and podcasts including National Public Radio’s Marketplace and Norton Rose Fulbright Currents Podcast. She is also a contributor to North American Clean energy, and often serves as a speaker at wind and solar conferences.

  • What is included in front-end risk assessment to ensure project viability?
  • What is the future of offshore wind?
  • How have the Trump administration’s policies affected the viability of solar installations?
  • What are the trends for the adoption of renewable energy in the U.S.?
  • What are the barriers to entry for renewable energy developers in the U.S.?
  • Which parts of the U.S. are most aggressively shifting to renewable energy?
  • How can women develop careers in renewable energy?
  • Why do renewables offer women a unique career opportunity?
  1. Kimberlee, how did you happen to enter the renewable energy field?
  2. How would you describe what you do?
  3. You have worked on projects for major utilities, how do clients find you?
  4. What are some of the risks involved in developing energy projects?
  5. At what stage do you get involved in a project?
  6. Are the regulations different from state to state?
  7. Does TerraPro Solutions work on projects throughout the U.S.?
  8. Have you worked on energy projects outside the U.S.?
  9. What are the biggest challenges faced by renewable energy developers?
  10. How does TerraPro Solutions guide its clients through the various stages of due diligence?
  11. Does TerraPro Solutions supply turn-key services for an energy developer?
  12. What is the future of renewable energy within the U.S.?
  13. How have the Trump administration’s policies affected renewable energy development in the U.S.?

It gives me immense pleasure to introduce our speaker Kimberlee Centera, CEO and founder of TerraPro Solutions. She is a leader in the development of renewable energy projects and a champion of women in renewable energy. Kimberlee began her career in renewable energy over 30 years ago at SeaWest Windpower. Today, she oversees an exceptional team of professionals who provide turnkey project solutions for utility scale renewable energy developers.