Paul Westbrook


Paul Westbrook designed his own passive/active solar home in north Texas in 1996, which won the Energy Value Housing Award for Innovative Design ( He led the green design of a Texas Instruments factory in Richardson, which was the first LEED Gold semiconductor factory in the world. In 2012, Paul was named a Senior Fellow for the US State Department’s Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA) program. In 2019 he published a book – The Joy of Efficiency ( Paul’s degree is in Mechanical Engineering and he is president of RE:source (