Jimmy Powell joins Summit Carbon Solutions as Chief Operating Officer
Summit Carbon Solutions is pleased to announce Jimmy Powell has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Powell has extensive global project execution and operating experience across a diverse array of energy related businesses. Mr. Powell will leverage his broad project management capabilities to deliver on Summit Carbon Solutions’ mission to capture, transport and permanently store more than 10 million tons of CO2 per annum.
Most recently, Mr. Powell served as Chief Operating Officer of Greenfield Midstream, an independent midstream energy company which owns and operates pipeline, storage, and distribution assets. Prior to Greenfield Midstream, Mr. Powell was Vice President of Projects & Engineering of Liquid Pipelines for Kinder Morgan, one of the largest developers and operators of pipeline infrastructure in the US, and before that he was Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Hiland Partners, a diversified midstream energy company that was acquired by Kinder Morgan. Previously, Mr. Powell was with BP, where he led the development and delivery of several multi-billion dollar infrastructure projects in the US, Brazil, and Oman.
“I could not be more excited to join the Summit Carbon Solutions team and focus on the execution of this project” said Mr. Powell. “The company will be transformational in offering industrial facilities in the Midwest an attractive alternative to accelerate towards net zero emissions in the near term.”
“Jimmy’s leadership and prudent approach to project management fits well within the Summit culture and we look forward to working alongside him to complete the project,” said Bruce Rastetter, CEO of Summit Agricultural Group. “We have no doubt he will be up to the challenge in delivering results for our partner facilities and stakeholders.”