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Gen-X Energy Development LLC

Create a 100% renewable energy powered off-grid micro-grid that can provide commercial scale FIRM power 24/7/365.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Clean Technology
  • Location Kihei, HI, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded August 2009
  • Employees 5
  • Website

Company Summary

Gen-X is a leading privately owned renewable energy development firm based in Maui, Hawaii. Gen-X maintains a strong trendsetting presence in the development of wind, solar, micro-grid and remote stand alone renewable energy power system projects throughout the Pacific rim. Our synergistic development partnerships and multinational investors position Gen-X to create first class projects in broader pacific regions and around the world.


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    Leo Kaniela Caires

    Leo is a native Hawaiian from Maui and graduated from Maui High School. He earned a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree at the University of Wyoming where he was a division I-A football All-Conference player and a rodeo athlete. He belongs to the Maui Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce, Maui Young Business Roundtable, Hawaii Farm Bureau.
    Leo develops wind, solar and micro-grid projects in Hawaii and Asia Pacific for Gen-X

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    Fred Brown

    Fred is a resident of Oakland, CA and has a BA degree from Middlebury College; JD and MBA degrees from the University of California, Berkeley and is a member of the CA Bar.
    Fred is responsible for originating, developing and maintaining renewable energy projects for Gen-X in California, Hawaii and Asia Pacific.
    An avid sailor, Fred also enjoys volunteer work with and St. Anthony's kitchen.


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Previous Investors

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