John Rathbun

John Rathbun is the Executive Director for the Northeast Clean Heat and Power Initiative (NECHPI) and has 38 years’ experience in the energy field. He is a CEM, Registered Commercial Gas Consultant and Certified Distributed Generation Consultant and was recognized by the US CHPA with a CHP Champion Award. John has recently retired from a 35-year career in the Utility Business with over 20 years’ experience in CHP, from gas sales and marketing to project development and management to most recently in the electrical interconnection process.

John has been involved with NECHPI for over 15 years and has served on the Board of Directors and as the Chair and now as the Executive Director.  He lives full time in his RV and just begun travels with his dog Monty around the lower 48 and Canada. He holds a B.S. degree in Alternative Energy and a AAS in Architecture.