Ben Roggen serves as an Analyst on Sol Systems’ Trading Team. He supports the desk by conducting fundamental market research in the REC and environmental commodity markets.
Prior to joining Sol Systems, Mr. Roggen interned for the Research Team at the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA). Using current wind energy penetration rates from all RTOs, he modeled the annual wind energy capacity additions required in each region in the next decade to meet the changing electricity demand.
Mr. Roggen graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.S.E. in Materials Science & Engineering and a minor in Engineering Entrepreneurship. For his capstone project, he and his team researched and prototyped passive solar water desalination systems for emergency deployment following natural disasters.