Who We Are

Meet the Team


Aspen Power is a distributed energy generation platform with the dual mission of accelerating and democratizing decarbonization.

We are a diverse group of professionals with backgrounds ranging from investment banking to engineering – all dedicated to accelerating the deployment of distributed solar and storage solutions.


About Aspen Power

Founded in 2020; incubated at Energy Impact Partners

Launched publicly in 2021 as leader in community solar

Secured $350 million investment from Carlyle in 2022

Acquired industry leading commercial and industrial solar developer, Safari Energy

Expanded portfolio as independent power producer to greater than 600 projects

Rebranded in 2023 with new logo and website

With one of the industry’s longest track records of delivering customized solar solutions, our diverse team of highly experienced energy professionals was purpose-built to deliver businesses, communities, and others in the industry the best possible outcome at any stage in the renewable energy project lifecycle.

Meet our Executive Team

Iris thrives on her department’s startup mentality

Read more on how Iris Zhao thrives as a Senior Associate in Asset Management.

Senior Leadership at Aspen

Learn more about our company culture and search open positions.

Empowering employees

Proud members of WRISE

One of the ways that Aspen Power demonstrates our commitment to driving positive change within the clean energy industry is through our partnership with Women of Renewable Industries and Sustainable Energy (WRISE). By igniting the collective power of the community, WRISE strives to accelerate the transition to a sustainable and equitable energy future for all.

Aspen is a proud member of WRISE and remains dedicated to making long-lasting impact in our workplaces and communities through both our clean energy projects and our diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) initiatives.