SOLON Corp. has appointed Joe Benga vice president and general manager of power plants. In this role, he will oversee SOLON's commercial- and utility-scale power plant systems business, including sales, applications engineering, customer financing, design, engineering and permitting, procurement, installation, inspection, interconnection and post-installation service.
Benga joins SOLON from Lend Lease Americas, a property solutions provider, where he served as vice president and operations director of solar services. Prior to this role, heÂ held the position of executive vice president of engineering and construction for EI Solutions, following the company's acquisition by SunTech Power in 2008. Benga previously served as vice president of construction and engineering for PowerLight Corp., now SunPower.