Our Management Team
The people behind Solar-Tec have the experience to meet the complexities of our customer’s energy needs. Our management team has extensive experience in renewable energy with a focus on photovoltaic solar, wind energy and energy storage on national and international levels.
Eric P. Casteel, President and Chief Executive Officer
Eric P. Casteel, a serial entrepreneur, brings a wealth of business development, engineering, operations management and leadership with domestic and international businesses.
Until mid 2012, Eric was the Managing Director of Solar-Tec, the USA commercial and utility scale solar division of W.R. Casteel Company/Gill Simpson, Inc electrical contractors. Prior to this, Eric was the Business Development Manager for Global Renewable Energy, SCADA and Security for Emerson Process Management, Power and Water Solutions. In this role, Eric was deeply involved in development of control systems for photovoltaic solar plants, concentrating solar power plants and wind turbines.
Prior to Emerson Process Management, Eric held high level management positions in Information Technology across many diverse industries. Eric holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Pittsburgh.