Blenker, Robert

Robert Blenker

WRB Energy
CEO


Mr. Blenker is a veteran renewable energy executive with a decades-long track record sourcing, developing, and managing infrastructure projects. He has developed renewable energy projects, vertically-integrated utilities, and sustainable infrastructure across geographies such as Honduras, Uzbekistan, Nigeria, Mauritania, Colombia, Jamaica, Turks and Caicos, Dominica, and the United States. He currently is the President & CEO of WRB Energy and is the lead developer of the Content Village solar project. Prior to WRB Energy, Mr. Blenker founded and served as President of the Utila Power Company, a vertically integrated electric utility in Honduras, and co-founded the Tennessee Valley Infrastructure Group. Mr. Blenker generated a pipeline of 1,200 MW of wind generation assets as Vice President Development – New Markets for Airtricity. He began his career in the United States Peace Corps where he served as the Country Director in the Kyrgyz Republic, Slovak Republic, Hungary, Armenia, and Nicaragua. Mr. Blenker is an active member of the renewable energy community and has developed renewable energy interconnection policies for three Caribbean utilities and geothermal legislation and resource agreements in two Caribbean countries. He earned an MAIA in international administration and development economics from Ohio University and a BS in wildlife management and natural resources administration from The Ohio State University.