Joel Binstock

Joel is a Project Analyst who has extensive experience within the renewable energy industry working for SolarCity, ENGIE Storage, Wunder Capital and Sustainable Capital Finance.

After receiving his bachelors and master’s degree in environmental and energy economics from Ohio State University, Joel headed west to join SolarCity and the blossoming solar industry. After experience in O&M and asset management, he left Solar City in 2016 to join ENGIE Storage as his interest in PV+ Energy Storage Systems (ESS) grew with the proliferation in lithium ion technology. He specialized in developing energy storage projects for California school districts as well as strategic projects with solar developers.

At SCF Joel works directly with our network of developer & EPC partners helping them integrate with the SCF Suite, Quick Quote tool, as well as initiate the diligence process for projects we expect to finance.

Joel is passionate about green design and has a LEED General Associate accreditation. During his free time, Joel likes to snowboard, play pick-up sports as well as eat good food, try new beer, and play Settlers of Catan. He currently lives in Colorado Springs with his partner Michelle and their dog Cash.