Sean Canoy

Director of Project Development

Sean leads the project development efforts for Black Bear Energy where he manages site planning, system design, budgeting, interconnection, and construction. Prior to joining Black Bear Energy, Sean spent more than twenty years managing energy and construction projects for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., most recently serving as Sr. Manager of Project Development in the Energy Department. Under Sean’s management, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. installed more than 350 onsite solar systems nationwide, including rooftop, ground mounted tracking and ground-mounted shaded parking systems. He also managed the installation of more than fifty fuel cell systems, parking lot LED fixtures for more than 550 stores and clubs and LED refrigerated display lights at more than 200 stores. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. has been recognized by the EPA Green Power Program as having the most installed onsite solar generation in the United States. Prior to the Energy Team, Sean also held design and construction positions in the Wal-Mart Realty Division. He has obtained OSHA 10 hour and Stormwater Professional Certifications.