About the Author
Rick Holz is project engineer for Bechtel Power Renewables. He was previously the director of engineering operations at SunEdison. A professional engineer licensed in several states, Holz has had a long career in designing and building renewable energy systems. After completing MS degrees at Arizona State University and the University of Colorado, he launched his career in renewable energy at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory by developing wind and solar projects in South America and the Caribbean.