CEO and founder of ETS in 1999. Mr. Bessette began his solar career in the late 1970's where he developed the business plan with the vision to change the atitude toward solar and energy efficiency from the "noble cause" mantra to the respected "industry standard" status within the building and general public communities. Prior to ETS, Mr. Bessette was President/CEO of Allsolar Service Company were he pioneered solar in the State of Florida through educating Utility Companies, homebuilders, realtors and the general public about the benefits of solar and energy efficiency. Mr. Bessette is current Board member and three time past president of FlaSEIA-Florida Solar Energy Industry Association, co-founder of the National Energy Raters Association and Subject Matter Expert for the Construction Licensing Board. Mr. Bessette is also a Licensed Solar Contractor and graduate of State University of New York Potsdam.
With over 20 years of management experience in residential and commercial contracting, production & custom homebuilding. Mr. Carpenter uses his experience to oversee the planning, engineering, sale, installation of hundreds of solar photovoltaic installations through the Eastern US. Mr. Carpenter is a Certified Building Contractor and Licensed Real Estate Agent in Florida and also Florida Atlantic University graduate in Advanced PV Design. During his career, Mr. Carpenter has overseen construction on hundreds of homes and commercial buildings, many of which were Energy Star and LEED certified.
Mr. Arnold is a Licensed Electrical Contractor for the state of Florida. He graduated F.E.A.T., Florida Electrical Apprenticeship & Training. He honed his trade while working for K&S Electric Inc for 9yrs. In which time he lead in the design and installation of complete electrical systems, upgrades, and remodels for custom homes, office buildings, restaraunts, high rise buildings, and strip malls. Mr. Arnold is also NABCEP certified for Photovoltaic Installations, North American Board of Certified Energy Practioners. Prior to ETS Mr. Arnold designed and installed over 1 megawatt of photovoltaic systems with Allsolar Service Co.