Velo Solar News Release 03.12.15  pdf_icon


Company offers harmonizing energy services for maximum savings

Atlanta, GA – Velo Solar, the innovative energy solutions company, has acquired Bright Idea Energy LLC, an efficient lighting and energy consulting company, Velo Solar Chief Operations Officer Keith Berger announced today.

The combined company offers a full range of pioneering energy options for home and business that combine to make modern energy needs significantly more affordable in the market’s rapidly rising costs. Bright Idea founder Jett Hattaway and will remain with the company.

The expertise and financial advice available through Velo Solar’s parent company, Empower Energy Technology, also will continue to benefit Velo Solar’s customers. The company’s wide selection of options can combine the savings of the latest technology and the leverage of the most effective financing tools for every size project.

“Bright Idea Energy brings customer service commitment to our team along with access to new technology that will offer customers at every level real, long-­‐term savings with top-­‐notch performance,” Berger said.

Last year, the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce and the Atlanta Business Chronicle named Bright Idea Energy “The Atlanta Start-­‐Up to Watch.” Founder Jett Hattaway said the acquisition broadens the opportunities available to both companies’ customers.

“I’m very pleased about the way we can merge efficiency with cutting-­‐edge technology and financing tools to create custom energy packages for every customer,” Hattaway said. “We are contributing to a new energy market that gives users far more latitude in how to meet their needs most effectively.”

Empower Energy Technology President Mark C. Bell said the combination of the two companies follows the Empower model of maximizing energy savings through a unique blend of technological savvy and creative financial instruments.

“We recognized in Bright Idea Energy the kind of resourceful flair we want to bring to every project we tackle,” Bell said. “We are happy that applying that vitality to our customers’ needs will help us craft solutions tailored for maximum effectiveness.”

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