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Empower Energies Adds Dennis Haines as Senior Vice President & General Counsel

Bethesda, MD August 25, 2020

Dennis Haines, a leading energy industry legal executive and strategic advisor, brings more than 30 years of leadership in the legal and finance sectors. Dennis has worked as general counsel for both Pepco Energy Services, a deregulated affiliate of PEPCO, and Suez Energy, now Engie. As a hands-on general counsel, Dennis supported business and project development, equipment procurement, manufacturing and sales, facility build-out and operations as well as corporate governance, finance, treasury and human resources.

As Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Board Secretary, Dennis will lead the legal department in support of Empower’s expanding clean energy businesses. Dennis’s background will boost Empower’s staffing in support of its C&I clients and adding strategic relationships.

“Empower continues to add experienced leadership to the team. Dennis’s depth of knowledge readies Empower for the future in renewables with its growing list of C&I clients and services”, said John Clapp, CEO, Empower Energies.

About Empower Energies

Empower Energies is currently constructing or financing over 50 solar projects with 190 MWs in the U.S. for commercial customers, municipal utilities, schools & universities, and community solar customers. Empower is a full-service renewable energy development, construction, and financing platform. We provide customized renewable energy project solutions for C&I customers and channel partners. Empower utilizes a flexible approach to add value at any stage of the project cycle, depending on the needs of its customers and channel partners. For more information on becoming a client or channel partner, please visit Empower Energies at or follow Empower on LinkedIn.