New Energy Equity
Matthew Hankey co-founded New Energy Equity, a developer and financier of community and commercial solar projects, at the age of 28. The company was profitable in its first full year of operation and since then has closed more than $600M in clean energy investments, managing the development and construction of over 310MW of solar energy projects nationwide. Matt established New Energy Equity with the core purpose of driving the evolution of clean energy through every project it touches, leaving behind a better world. Under his leadership as CEO and President, New Energy Equity has completed projects in more than 25 states and grown the Company to more than 75 full-time employees, delivering the benefits of solar electricity to thousands of customers. He has taken a leading role in the renewable industry both on a national and local level as a public speaker on topics such as INDUSTRY GROWTH, UPCOMING MARKET TRENDS, and DIVERSITY & INCLUSION.