Tom Barnett, Executive Vice President
Mr. Barnett joined Inland Energy, Inc. on August 2003 after more than 15 years with Constellation Energy Group. Tom Barnett, Executive Vice President, Inland Energy, Inc. Constellation Energy Group, where he served as a Vice-President in charge of power plant development in the Western U.S. Mr. Barnett has been in the power plant development field for more than 25 years and has developed projects in a dozen different states. Most recently, he led the successful development of Constellation’s 830 MW High Desert Power Project in Victorville, CA.
In September 2003 the High Desert Power Project was awarded “Power” Magazine’s prestigious Power Plant of the Year for 2003. The editor of “Power” specifically cited Mr. Barnett’s development effort as a key reason for the award. Mr. Barnett is leading Inland Energy’s efforts to develop hybrid solar/gas power plants for communities in Southern California, particularly those in the High Desert. He has an M.S. in Environmental Science from the University of Virginia and served as an officer with the 82nd Airborne Division, retiring as a Major in the Army Reserves. He and his wife MaryKay reside in Dana Point, CA.