Sol Systems is proud to announce the arrival of this year’s summer interns. Welcome to the team, Sanjay, Eric, and Austen!


Sanjay Gopinath

Sanjay Gopinath joins Sol Systems as a SREC Portfolio Intern. Prior to joining Sol Systems, Mr. Gopinath worked as a quantitative analyst at an energy trading firm and as a consultant focused on energy markets. As a quantitative analyst, Mr. Gopinath analyzed the PJM FTR market, built tools for traders and developed trading strategies. As a consultant, Mr. Gopinath analyzed base load electricity prices in the NordPool, performed forensic accounting to assess damages associated with incomplete power plant construction, and constructed tables and charts for international litigation. Mr. Gopinath holds a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Johns Hopkins University. He is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Applied Mathematics and Statistics with a focus on commodity markets at Johns Hopkins University.

Eric Scheier

Eric Scheier

Eric Scheier joins Sol Systems after finishing his junior year at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he studies Environmental Science and Economics. As an intern at Sol Systems, he supports customer service initiatives, assists with marketing efforts, and conducts research for the project finance arm of the company. Prior to joining Sol Systems, he spent time in Thailand studying the environmental impacts of using microgrids for rural electrification. He has interned at the Sustainability Office at UNC, where he curated the university’s sustainability report.

Austen Sybert

Austen Sybert

Austen Sybert joins Sol Systems while completing his Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering, Entrepreneurship, and Management at Johns Hopkins University. At Sol Systems, Mr. Sybert’s primary responsibilities include supporting SREC operations, conducting project finance research, blogging, and processing registration materials for SREC projects. Mr. Sybert’s prior solar experience includes designing, building, and installing an off-grid solar home system in rural Nicaragua with the NGO blueEnergy.

About Sol Systems

Sol Systems is a boutique financial services firm that offers investor clients direct access to the renewable energy asset class and provides developers with sophisticated project financing solutions. Founded in 2008, Sol Systems focuses on meeting the most critical needs of the industry, including SREC monetization, capital placement, tax equity, and New Market Tax Credits. To date, the company has arranged financing for thousands of projects and facilitated hundreds of millions in investment on behalf of Fortune 100 companies, private equity, family offices and individuals.

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