Kevin Walsh leads the Renewable Energy group at GE Energy Financial Services. Renewable Energy is a strategic growth initiative at Energy Financial Services, which has a strong record of investing in wind, solar, hydro, geothermal and biomass energy projects globally, having more than doubled its renewable energy portfolio since 2004 to more than $4 billion. Mr. Walsh expects to grow GE Energy Financial Services’ investments in global renewable energy to $6 billion by 2010. Previously, Mr. Walsh was responsible for the management of Energy Financial Services’ more than $19 billion global portfolio of all energy investments, as well as related portfolio sales and reinvestment.
Mr. Walsh also serves on the Board of Directors of Greenhouse Gas Services, a GE AES venture. Created in 2007, Greenhouse Gas Services invests in and develops projects that reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and, from those and third-party projects, supplies real, independently verified GHG credits to companies that want to meet corporate emissions reduction targets or to offset greenhouse gas emissions from products and services. He is also on the Board of Directors of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA).