Based in Portland, Oregon, Cycle Power Partners uses its proven strategy, external partnerships, and forty-five years of industry expertise to effectively combine clean utilities and financial capital to create a stronger energy future, faster. 

PETER P BLOOD, managing partner / Founder

Peter sees connections and opportunities most overlook.  As the founder, owner, and managing partner of Cycle Power Partners, he has originated, structured and managed assets of $1.8 billion over twenty-five years of in energy.  Prior to the energy space he was in telecommunications and information management, Peter has honed his insight into investment and energy management with companies including:

  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch Commodities (BAML)
  • Koch Industries
  • Apex Clean Energy
  • Calpine
  • Dynegy
  • AvanGrid Renewables (Iberdrola)
  • TransAlta
  • Columbia Energy Partners
  • Bonneville Power Administration
  • Verizon
  • Accenture

Peter received his Masters in Business Administration in Finance from the C.T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston and his Bachelors in Business Administration in Finance from the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame. He now presides as Vice President on the Board of Directors of the Northwest Power Pool.


DAVID A FROST, ADvisor

David is a key advising member to Cycle Power Partners and certain of its subsidiary companies .  He has over 20 years of experience in corporate development, strategy and planning, mergers and acquisitions, capital raising, environmental technologies, asset development and operations, financial analysis and project management specializing in clean energy. His previous experience includes work with:

  • Halloran Energy Group
  • AvanGrid Renewables (Iberdrola) 
  • Enron

David received his Masters in Business Administration from Harvard University, a Masters in Engineering from Stanford, and Undergraduate degree from Columbia University. 


Timothy M Toy, ADvisor

Timothy is a key advising member of and to Cycle Power Partners and certain of its subsidiary project companies as Vice President - Legal Counsel.  He has over 20 years of experience in energy and related law. Timothy is an expert in real estate investment trusts (REITs).  He currently is sole principal in the TMToy Law firm and his previous experience includes work at:

  • Bracewell
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

Timothy received his law degree from the University of Pennsylvania law school, M.A Government fro Harvard University and B.A from Vassar Colllege.