POWERING NEW YORK CITY

SAVING THE WORLD ONE ROOF AT A TIME

CHANGING THE WAY NEW YORK CITY IS POWERED


We have built a dedicated team of over 200 devoted solar advocates bringing clean, green energy to the east coast. We help homeowners in NYC, Long Island and Connecticut save money, while also replacing electricity produced from dirty oil with renewable energy from the sun. Based in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, we are your local solar experts. With our world class solar systems, unbeatable warranty and exceptional service, our customers rest assured that they’re getting the best bang for their buck.

Our Leadership


Alex Giles

Alex Giles

Co-Founder

Before founding Venture, Alex spent several years working for a NYC-based solar energy company and grew it exponentially. His first hand experience there served as the foundation upon which he built Venture Solar. Alex has a BA in Political Science from Ohio Wesleyan University. He also brings his extensive knowledge of home energy solutions to Venture, having played an integral role at Rowayton Fuel, a family-owned oil delivery and heating system business, operated since 1929.
Alex Yackery

Alex Yackery

Co-Founder

Alex left the financial sector to enter the solar industry, after recognizing that solar energy, along with saving the planet, is also a way to help homeowners save money. Before Venture, Alex served as the sales director at one of NYC’s largest solar installation companies for several years. Alex is a former Division 1 national champion in lacrosse and has a BA in Economics with a Business minor from Loyola University in Maryland.