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Dr. Philip Watts
DEVELOPER, OWNER, & CEO
Dr. Watts studied aeronautical engineering at McGill University, and went on to earn his PhD in Environmental Engineering Sciences from Caltech, where he lobbied for on campus recycling and green buildings. Upon graduation, he worked as a research scientist for around a decade, publishing more than 30 scientific papers in some of the top peer reviewed journals in the world. …
This pioneering work, carried out with renowned academic colleagues, created the foundations for a brand new field of science and resulted in at least one paper being referenced more than 100 times.Dr. Watts also worked as a consulting engineer, performing hazard assessment and writing analytical reports for the insurance, oil & gas, and nuclear industries. Along the way, he filed celebrated biomimetic patents in wing technology based on the leading edge tubercles of humpback whale flippers. One of those patents had him become a finalist for the prestigious 2018 European Inventor Award.
His published research on the wing kinematics and wing dynamics of flying bats has appeared in several movies. When his daughter was born, Dr. Watts transitioned his career into renewable energy out of concern for her future and for our planet. He subsequently gained wind turbine design experience and wind farm development experience as an executive at several renewable energy companies.
Dr. Watts founded ReSource Renewable Energy, Inc. in 2012 to realize his unique vision of customized energy platforms meeting community energy needs. He now applies his innovation and leadership in the renewable energy sector.
We nurture long term relationships with our financial partners, matching the project with their profile, and meeting their target returns. We make a point of exceeding their expectations at every opportunity.