Renewable Energy Developer

Austin, Texas


CommunitySun®, as Renewable Energy Developer, constructs SolarCondo® renewable energy systems that deliver affordable interests in utility-scale solar farms to individuals and businesses that cannot or do not want to install rooftop solar at their home or business. The utility-scale solar farm is organized under condominium law, CommunitySun is the developer and sells SolarCondos to business and residential customers. Similar to a traditional condominium, the renewable energy facility is supported by SolarOwnersAssociation® real-estate management services, and CommunitySun provides maintenance, operation and software services to the owners and the owners association.

What’s more, each SolarCondo system is bought and sold through SolarDeed™ brokerage services, just like other real-estate.

James Burns, CEO and Founder

Mr. Burns has over 30 years of experience in advanced technology and Web-based software development.

Michael McCluskey, Director and Founder

Mr. McCluskey is a senior manager at a major electric wholesaler and was previously the Deputy General Manager and Chief Operating Officer for Austin Energy, an electric utility with revenues in excess of $1 billion per year.

Dan Richards, Director and Founder

Mr. Richards specialized in municipal and public finance investment banking prior to becoming an accomplished lawyer active in local and state affairs.

P. Michael Hebert, Director and Founder

Mr. Hebert is a business lawyer with many years of experience with the development and growth of innovative businesses.

Tom Grieco, Director of Strategic Planning

Mr. Grieco is the founder of Revolux LED Solutions, the largest US provider of energy efficient lighting retrofits for the automotive dealership community, and has nearly 40 years of experience in all aspects of commercial real estate, including development, finance, transaction, and law.

Leigh Buquo, Director of Sales and Marketing

Ms. Buquo is the owner and president of Shiloh resources, a nationwide recruiting firm that focuses on the technology, engineering, and oil and gas industries, and has over 25 years of experience in recruiting and interviewing.