Michael Healy is Director of Origination at 8minutenergy Renewables, the nation’s largest independent developer of solar PV and storage projects. Based in California, 8minutenergy has over 5.5 GW under development in North America, operates over 700 MW in utility-scale solar assets, and been awarded more than 1.5 GW in power purchase agreements. Michael leads 8minutenergy’s origination efforts in the western United States.
Prior to 8minutenergy, Michael worked on the development team at Recurrent Energy where he managed a solar development pipeline totaling several hundred megawatts. During his time at Recurrent, Michael brought over 600 megawatts of greenfield solar projects to commercial operation. Michael has also worked at Wells Fargo Securities where he focused on origination and structuring of non-investment grade corporate debt. At Wells Fargo, Michael helped execute over $1 billion of corporate debt issuances.
Michael holds an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, as well as a Bachelors from the University of Southern California. Michael lives in Los Angeles, California, and enjoys playing sports and traveling.