Proven Solar Investment Platform

Fund Management – $650+Million in Assets Under Management

Sol Systems develops and executes bespoke equity and debt investment strategies for institutional investors through our fund management and trading teams. Sol’s experienced team of investment professionals deploys tax and sponsor equity in utility scale and C&I solar assets across the US.

To date, Sol has facilitated the deployment of over 1 GW of renewable infrastructure projects across our platforms, such as:

Proven long-term infrastructure-ownership platforms
Today, large solar farms with long-term utility contracts are attracting more institutional investors like insurance companies and pension funds because these are typically low-risk assets and above market returns. For example, our “Helios” platform offers developers competitive pricing for their utility-scale solar projects or portfolios, and investors a compelling investment opportunity.

What is Helios?
Helios Infrastructure (Helios) is a joint venture of Sol Systems and Nationwide to acquire, develop, build, and own utility and commercial solar assets throughout the United States.

In partnership since 2012, Nationwide and Sol Systems have financed over $700 million of solar projects throughout the United States. We created Helios in 2018 to own and operate an expanding portfolio of utility-scale assets that sell energy to utilities, municipal customers, and universities.

As of Q4 2020, Helios owns and operates over 300 MW of commercial and utility-scale solar energy assets throughout the United States.

Helios in the News

Sol Systems and Nationwide Acquire Largest Solar Project in Louisiana
September 29, 2020

Sol Systems and Nationwide venture, Helios Infrastructure, purchases 47 MW Texas portfolio
September 1, 2020

Sol Systems and Nationwide venture completes final sale with Cypress Creek in 148 MW master purchase agreement
August 19, 2020

Helios Infrastructure to Purchase 135 MW of North Carolina Projects: Platform Unlocks Capital for Utility-Scale Solar Sector
September 18, 2018

Sol Systems put a ring on it: A joint venture of Sol Systems and Nationwide Insurance has purchased 135 MW-DC of solar projects from Cypress Creek Renewables in North Carolina.
By John Weaver
pv-magazine  |  September 14, 2018

Nationwide and Sol Systems Launch Fund to Buy U.S. Solar Farms
By Brian Eckhouse
Bloomberg  |  February 7, 2018

Who is Sol Systems?
Sol Systems is a leading independent asset manager that develops and invests in solar infrastructure in the United States. The company was founded in 2008 and is primarily employee-owned. Sol Systems creates and implements tailored solar energy investment and procurement solutions for some of the largest companies, municipalities, and universities in the United States. The company is based in Washington, DC.

The Fund & Asset Management Team

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Yuri Horwitz

Chief Executive Officer
Yuri Horwitz, co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Sol Systems, oversees strategic growth and performance as well as investment strategy…
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Gabriel Wuebben

Senior Director, Structured Finance
Gabe Wuebben manages tax structured projects for Sol Systems’ corporate and institutional clients. Mr. Wuebben supports origination and business development…
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Jessica Robbins

Senior Director, Structured Finance
Jessie Robbins manages the execution of tax structured transactions at Sol Systems. She works to source, diligence, structure, and close financing…
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Dan Diamond

Senior Director, Construction
Dan Diamond leads the Construction Team on negotiating, executing, and managing the PV Project EPC contracts. The team ensures projects…
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James Machulak

Vice President, Asset Management
James Machulak is the Vice President of the Asset Management Department, where he oversees efforts to proactively manage risks associated…
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Eugene Rhee

Director, Performance Engineering
Eugene Rhee supports Sol Systems’ Structured Finance and Asset Management teams as an engineering resource. Mr. Rhee manages performance tracking…
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Bartley Higgins

Director, Fund Management
Bartley Higgins is the Director of  Fund Management, where he helps to manage a large and diverse portfolio of solar…
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Krisztina Pjeczka

Senior Associate, Structured Finance
Krisztina Pjeczka is a Senior Analyst of Structured Finance at Sol Systems. She supports origination efforts for development and tax…
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