Steve Krebs

Vice President

Steve Krebs consults on commercial and business strategy.  Before joining OwnEnergy, Steve spent over 26 years at Baker Botts L.L.P., an international law firm, with a practice concentrating on the representation for developers in energy sector projects and borrowers in complex financings, particularly in alternative energy.  At Baker Botts he was a senior partner and headed the Global Projects Alternative Energy and Project Finance and Development practices.  He has a wide range of experience in energy project development and finance.

He led the Baker Botts’ team in its work with Horizon Wind Energy in a $263 million wind project portfolio bank credit facility, named Project Finance magazine’s North American Renewable Energy Deal of the Year

Steve co-chaired WINDPOWER 2010, the world’s largest wind conference and the US’s largest energy trade show.  He has been named one of six leading lawyers in alternative energy by Chambers USA each year since 2009 and has been listed in Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Project Finance Lawyers since 2001

Steve graduated from Georgia Tech and holds a JD from the University of Georgia.  He lives in Houston with his wife Chris.  Their daughter is a Peace Corps volunteer in Honduras.  Their son is a high school student interested in website development.  They enjoy vegetable gardening.