Brysen Daughton

Project Developer

Brysen is a 4th-generation Coloradan from Lyons, Colorado. Prior to joining Cloudbreak, he was developing Commercial and Industrial solar and storage projects in California. He has spent several years in the energy industry, including consulting utilities and implementing utility programs across the US and Canada. Brysen received a renewable energy-focused Master’s Degree and a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, both from the University of Colorado, Boulder.

His role on the Project Development team focuses on developing all Cloudbreak solar and storage projects, which includes managing the design and permitting process, maintaining landowner and neighbor relations, and overseeing subcontractor relationships.

East Coast

Cloudbreak has over 66.3 MWdc of sites under active development in major East Coast markets such as Virginia, New York, and others. These projects span large distributed projects with utilities such as Dominion as well as community solar projects in National Grid and NYSEG service territories.


Cloudbreak Energy has been awarded 8 MWdc of distributed solar projects in Iowa. Cloudbreak is actively developing more than 23 MWdc of distributed and community solar projects in several Midwest markets and across multiple utility territories, such as WE Energies, WPS, and Xcel.

West Coast

Cloudbreak Energy has 70+ MWdc of distributed solar and solar plus storage projects in active development in various counties across the Pacific Northwest and in California. The West Coast is a large focus area for the firm as community and distributed solar legislation gains momentum in some of those key markets.


Cloudbreak has been awarded 70+MWdc of distributed and community solar projects with Xcel, Black Hills, and Mountain Parks Electric which are in various stages of maturity, ranging from permitting to COD. Cloudbreak also has 180 MWdc of utility scale solar and 212.2 MWdc of distributed and community solar projects under active development.