REC Solar, a provider of commercial solar and energy solutions, has appointed Matt Walz its CEO. Walz has worked at Duke Energy, which acquired a majority interest in REC Solar in 2015, for 12 years. He joins REC Solar after serving on the company’s board of directors.
Building off his tenure as vice president of commercial solar at Duke Energy Renewables, Walz will help REC Solar further integrate with Duke Energy Renewables and create additional strategic partnerships.
“Our customers want an energy partner that understands the unique needs of both small and large businesses and is able to provide simple affordable and customized solutions,” says Walz. “As CEO, I am bringing together the nearly two decades of solar experience at REC Solar with Duke Energy’s more than 100 years’ experience serving customers’ energy needs.”