SILVER SPRING, Md., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Competitive Power Ventures
has hired Brian Kunz to open a new west coast office and to lead the
expansion of CPV's power project development activities in California and
other western states.
Brian Kunz has joined CPV as Vice President and Regional Executive to
run the west coast office for the Company. Previously Brian was with PPM
Energy where he was responsible for wind power project development in
California. Kunz's hiring corresponds to a recent announcement that CPV has
come to an agreement with private equity firm Warburg Pincus on funding of
up to $200 million for new fossil fuel power generation development
nationwide. The west coast office will be a resource for the Company's wind
development and asset management functions as well as the fossil
Kunz previously worked with members of CPV's senior management at PG&E
National Energy Group where he was Director of Development.
About Competitive Power Ventures
Established in 1999, Competitive Power Ventures is a North American
power industry development and asset management company. In addition to its
Maryland headquarters, CPV has offices in Braintree, Massachusetts and
Lakewood, Colorado. It will open an office in northern California before
the end of the year. The company's development professionals have played
critical roles in the successful development of more than 30 power plants,
representing over 15,000 megawatts of currently operational power
In addition to its fossil-fired generation development program, the
company has over 2,500 MW of wind power projects in active development and
manages over 5,500 MW of operational natural-gas fired, combined cycle
plants throughout the United States.
For more information please visit http://www.cpv.com.
CONTACT: Sean Finnerty of Competitive Power Ventures, +1-781-848-0253,
SOURCE Competitive Power Ventures