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Nelson Teague

VP Development Counsel

Since 2016, Nelson has served as Vice President, Development Counsel for Coronal Energy in support of Coronal’s nationwide development activities, including PPA negotiations, project financing, and EPC contracts.

With a background in corporate law and structured finance transactions, Nelson has been engaged in project development transactions in the renewables industry including negotiation of power purchase agreements, project finance matters, permitting of wind and solar projects and structuring strategic relationships.

In 2007, Nelson co-founded HelioSage, LLC in order to pursue distributed solar energy project development.  Prior to founding HelioSage, he worked as the Director of Project Transactions with Greenlight Energy, Inc., a national developer of large-scale wind energy projects from 2001 until late 2006 when Nelson and the other founders of Greenlight sold the company to BP Alternative Energy. At the time of the sale in 2006, Greenlight was one of the largest independent wind energy companies in the country with a 4,500 MW development pipeline comprised of large-scale wind energy projects in 15 states. 

Prior to joining Greenlight, Nelson practiced law for Williams, Mullen, where he specialized in corporate law.  He also served as corporate counsel for Circuit City Stores, Inc. and two of its subsidiaries from 1994-1998.

Nelson holds a BA degree from Washington and Lee University and his law degree from the TC Williams School of Law at the University of Richmond.