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Solaris Energy Announces Leadership Evolution: Nick Perugini Named CEO, Alex Blackmer to Focus on Strategic Direction as President

[Fort Collins, CO] - Solaris Energy, Inc., a leader in financing and development of commercial-scale solar and storage, is thrilled to announce an exciting evolution in its executive leadership team. Co-Owner Nick Perugini, previously Vice President, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. Alex Blackmer, Founder, Co-Owner and outgoing CEO, will continue to play a crucial role as President, focusing on strategic direction and overarching company goals.


Nick brings a wealth of experience and a proven track record of success in commercial and industrial solar project sourcing, development, and financing. His leadership has been instrumental in the successful completion of hundreds of solar projects sites across the United States. Nick will drive Solaris Energy to new heights using this experience and his passionate industry organization leadership as a former Board Chair of the Colorado Solar and Storage Association (COSSA) and former President of New Energy Colorado (NECO).


Alex, a pioneer in the solar industry, will step back from day-to-day operations but remain involved in guiding Solaris Energy's vision and strategy. His continued involvement will ensure the company remains at the forefront of innovation and sustainability in the renewable energy sector.


“We are excited about this leadership transition,” said Alex. “Nick's dedication and expertise make him the perfect leader for the next chapter of Solaris Energy. I look forward to continuing to work with our talented team to achieve our strategic goals and drive the company’s mission forward.”


Nick added, “I am honored to take on the role of CEO and lead Solaris Energy during this pivotal time. I’m proud of our incredible team, and together, we will continue to expand our impact, delivering trustworthy service and high-quality solar and storage solutions to our clients.”


This leadership change underscores Solaris Energy's commitment to growth, innovation, and maintaining its position as a leader in the renewable energy industry.


About Solaris Energy, Inc.

Grown from non-profit roots, Solaris Energy is an employee-owned Colorado Public Benefit Cooperative and Certified B Corporation that provides experienced, value-driven commercial solar development, finance, and asset management services. The company accelerates the widespread deployment of distributed solar energy systems by offering non-residential customers low-cost financing to reduce their environmental impact, increase their bottom line, and participate in the worldwide shift to renewable energy. Solaris Energy’s dedicated team of passionate individuals has been providing these services since 2008, building a strong track record of proven and collaborative renewable energy solutions.


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