Sponsoring Members

Since 1906, AEP has taken great pride in serving their customers and communities. They’ve developed new ways to produce and deliver the safe, reliable and affordable energy that powers millions of homes and businesses. Together with their customers, they’re redefining the future of energy. Investing in a modern and efficient grid. Staying ahead of the curve as technology advances. Reducing carbon emissions and giving customers the cleaner power they want. Smarter, cleaner and more vibrant – they’re creating the energy company of the future.

Apex has been built with a singular focus: to speed the shift to clean electricity. Drawing from their experience with several of the nation’s leading renewable energy companies, Apex’s founders set out to create a company with the capacity to excel in every phase of project realization, from origination and financing to construction and asset management. Today, they provide best-in-class execution across resource assessment, engineering, construction, and asset management of utility-scale clean energy projects.

Ecohouse is a leading solar energy provider in Central Ohio. They are proud to have installed solar on hundreds of homes and businesses in the 614 area. Ecohouse is committed to the highest level of service for their customers and to using high-quality solar materials on all of their installations. Their work and solar products are designed to last for 25 years or more and come with warranties to match.

Workrise is the leading workforce management solution for the skilled trades. We make it easier for workers to find work and for companies to find in-demand workers. Through people and technology, we provide staffing, training, and professional services to empower the people who get hard work done.

Hecate Energy is a leading developer, owner, and operator of renewable power projects and storage solutions in North America and select international markets. They specialize in clean energy and energy storage projects, from planning and inception through construction and operation. They discover and deploy creative approaches to structuring power purchase agreements and financing for power projects in the United States, North America, and abroad. They believe in collaborative, long-term partnerships with the clients and communities they serve.

As a trusted company with more than 30 years of experience, IGS Solar has a strong focus on sustainable energy management.  IGS owns and operates over 100 solar sites and have helped organizations across the country save on long-term energy costs. They’ve also reduced negative environmental impacts, and continue to create meaningful opportunities for businesses to go solar. In recognition of their efforts, they are proud to be recognized as the 5th largest commercial solar developer of 2017 by GTM Research, and their Cuyahoga County Landfill project in Ohio was noted as Solar Builder’s 2018 Project of the Year.

Lightsource bp is a strategic partnership formed in 2018 between solar veterans Lightsource Renewable Energy and the global energy giant bp. Each a leader in their respective fields, this alliance was inspired by the recognition of a shared mission: to accelerate low-carbon energy access for communities world-wide. As a trusted solar partner to communities, landowners, utilities and corporations, Lightsource bp plays a central role in championing opportunities for the rural economy.

Trebel Energy has made a huge impact on the community aggregation movement since its inception in 2010. Personal experience and a true understanding of the possibilities of green energy illustrate how Trebel is making its mark, and delivering the best expertise and customer service to all its clients. It is paving the way for a future in which a company can really speak firsthand about green energy markets and the overall understanding of energy in the future. 

YellowLite is committed to excellence in the design and installation of renewable energy systems and to educate their customers on ways to reduce their consumption and use energy more efficiently. They genuinely believe that Solar is an important energy source that will continue to grow in prominence and scale and hope to continue being a part of the growing clean energy movement.

At Invenergy, our approach to creating clean energy solutions is entrepreneurial, innovative, and sustainable. We work for the future and are not constrained by the next earnings call. With more than 100 projects in development or operation across the U.S., Canada, Europe, Japan, and Latin America, we’re leveraging innovative design and next-generation technology to create a new paradigm for energy production.