Katharine Rushton

Commercial Business Director

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As CCEF’s Commercial Business Director, Katharine advances the adoption of clean energy technologies by connecting project developers with appropriate finance solutions.

Katharine has been involved in the clean energy sector since 2003, working as a building energy analyst and in multiple roles in the solar energy industry. Katharine has extensive experience providing consulting services to municipalities, special districts and commercial entities to help overcome the financial and technical barriers to implementing clean energy solutions and recognizes that building relationships with project stakeholders by listening to their goals, understanding the barriers and offering financially viable solutions is the key to transitioning to a clean energy future.

Katharine has earned certifications from the Building Performance Institute (BPI) and the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NACEP) and holds an MBA in Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency from the Beuth University of Applied Science in Berlin, Germany.