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National Renewable Solutions

Partnering with real people. Developing sustainable energy projects. Building tech solutions for efficient and reliable power delivery.

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Industrial/Energy
  • Location Minneapolis, MN, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded March 2011
  • Employees 6
  • Website

Company Summary

NRS partners with rural landowners and local business people to develop utility-scale renewable energy projects with the highest local economic impact. The local-ownership model of professional development has been touted as creating four to five times the local jobs and economic impact of traditional corporate renewable energy developers. A guiding principle of NRS is to always be creative and willing to pair technologies for maximized benefit.


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    Patrick Pelstring

    A 30 yr business veteran with banking and economic development roots. Co-founded National Wind where he developed over 290MW of locally-owned wind energy in the Upper Midwest. Sought to further the community-model by forming National Renewable Solutions (NRS) in Q2 2011. Mr. Pelstring and NRS currently has over 1650MW in various stages of development, representing up to $2.5B in future operating wind farms.

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    Lindsey Ransom
    VP Operations