Joe Song is an independent engineering consultant, focused on efforts related to project due diligence, underwriting, and acting as owner’s agent for solar PV assets. He has also been involved with the DOE SunShot Initiative by performing independent analysis of start up companies and technologies.
Joe began his extensive solar PV engineering career with New Vision Technologies (NVT) in 2004. In 2006, SunEdison acquired NVT. At SunEdison, Joe held the position of Director of Design and Engineering. In this role, he led efforts to build the engineering department and was responsible for both distributed generation and utility scale projects. This included developing scalable design processes, technical specifications, and building design tools to standardize system design efforts and expanding the engineering team to over 30 members across 8 offices. During his time at SunEdison, Joe was oversaw the design and installation of over 500 solar PV projects, representing over 150MWs.
Joe holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from California Polytechnic State University.