Russell Aney founded Avid Solar after consulting to both clean energy developers and investors on the economic attractiveness of their projects, helping them to identify and take advantage of the various incentives available to optimize their returns on clean energy investments. Russ has consulted on the development of wind, solar, hydro, biomass and gas-fired combined heat and power plants. Russ is also a BPI-certified expert in energy efficiency. Respected by his peers, Russ is a Board Member of the Solar Energy Business Association of New England. Most recently, Russ helped to launch a solar grassroots organizations, MassSolar, where he advises on solar policy matters; please visit MassSolar’s site SolarIsWorking.org to better understand the history of Massachusetts solar policy and what you can do to support solar’s future in the Commonwealth.

Chip Mellor is a Massachusetts Master Electrician (#20566A) with decades of experience and a passion for solar. Chip oversees Avid Solar’s PV installations in Massachusetts.

The Avid Solar team offers design, financing and installation services for solar hot water and solar electric systems in Massachusetts and the surrounding states in the northeast. Avid Solar primarily serves commercial and residential customers. Avid Solar also partners with global technology leaders and EPC partners on the development of industrial and utility-scale projects. All of Avid Solar’s projects are supervised by licensed professionals with outstanding qualifications in their fields of expertise. Avid Solar LLC is a Massachusetts Registered Home Improvement Contractor: #172537