James joined Pacific Power Renewables in the summer of 2011. Prior to joining PPR, James was the design manager for a solar company that developed several large scale and high profile projects. These projects include a 5 MW roof mount system in New Jersey and a 6 MW single axis tracker in Sacramento. James has experience with a variety of module and inverter manufacturers and was part of the team that holds the patent on a high end carport structure used at the Cal ISO, Folsom facility. James completed the MBA program in 2008 at the University of Phoenix with an emphasis on economics.