Farmer-Friendly, Community Focused

National Grid Renewables, which includes the renewables development company formerly known as Geronimo Energy, is a leading North American renewable energy development company based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with satellite offices located in the regions where it develops, constructs, and operate its projects. 

As a farmer-friendly and community focused company, National Grid Renewables develops projects for corporations and utilities that seek to repower America’s grid by reigniting local economies and reinvesting in a sustainable future. National Grid Renewables has a significant portfolio of wind, solar, and energy storage projects in various stages of development, construction, and operation throughout the United States.

Meaningful Impacts for Local Communities

National Grid Renewables’ projects contribute significantly to their local host communities and economies by establishing a new source for tax revenue and landowner income, increasing local spending, funding charitable donations, and creating jobs.

Current Projected Economic Benefits: 20 Years*

~$85 million in landowner payments
~$50 million in tax revenue
~$800,000 in charitable giving
~450 new construction or full time jobs
~20 million metric tons CO2 emissions offset

*Calculations based on projects developed by National Grid Renewables and/or Geronimo Energy that are either operational or currently under construction. Calculations based on National Renewable Energy Laboratory JEDI model and local and state tax law. Amounts are estimates and not guaranteed. Subject to change.

Our Projects

National Grid Renewables has a portfolio of wind, solar, and storage projects in development, construction, and operation throughout the United States.

About Us

Headquartered out of Minneapolis, National Grid Renewables is a national leader in renewable energy project development, construction, operations, and ownership.

Daniel

Daniel Westerman

President, Renewable Energy for National Grid, Chairman of the Board

As President of National Grid’s competitive Renewable Energy business, Daniel is globally responsible for all non-regulated activities across Utility scale Renewables (wind, solar and storage), Distributed Energy Resources (solar, storage, grid services, energy management & other services), Metering (traditional & smart), and Electric Vehicle charging solutions. Having joined National Grid in 2014 as Group Head of Strategy, he has since held a number of operational and strategic roles with the company. Prior to National Grid, Daniel was an Associate Partner with McKinsey & Company, the global management consulting firm, and spent his early career in the Automotive sector. Daniel is a Director of Enbala Power Networks, a leading provider of intelligent software to manage distributed energy resources, an advisory board member to the Rocky Mountain Institute, a leading US-based energy think tank, and Habitat Energy, a UK battery optimisation software developer. He was also a contributor to the comprehensive review of the Australian Energy Market lead by the Chief Scientist. Daniel holds degrees in Engineering and Mathematics from the University of Melbourne and an MBA from the Melbourne and London Business Schools. He is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the IET. Born in Australia, Daniel now lives in Shakespeare country in England with his wife, two sons and their somewhat over-entitled dog.