Pete Young

GIS Specialist

Peter joined Westwood in 2015. As a GIS specialist, Peter supports civil and electrical engineers in wind and solar projects; analyzing complex spatial relationships and presenting ideas in compelling visuals. Peter's 10 years of experience in the GIS and renewable energy fields allows him to identify solutions based on what has worked in the past and see where innovations will improve the final product. He has worked on a broad range of wind and solar projects throughout the US and in many other countries. Peter has been involved in projects throughout all stages of their lifecycle including; site selection, acquisition, design, development, permitting, construction, and operation. Peter’s strength is knowing the right tool for the job, and if the tool does not exist, building the tool.

Education
Michigan Technological University, BS Mathematics, Minor Biology