Bhima (Bhimashankar) Nitta, Founder and Owner of Power Guru, is certified as a Partner Installer by Renewable Energy Vermont and New York State Research & Development Authority. At the helm of Power Guru, Bhima has over twelve years of experience in the design and installation of grid-tied, off-grid, community solar and solar storage systems. Bhima’s background includes seven years as a Project Manager and Energy Consultant with Efficiency Vermont serving industrial customers in the southern sector of the state; in addition, he has seven years of experience designing, patenting and developing markets for clean energy technologies such as microturbines and fuel cells with United Technologies; earlier in his career, he worked for several years with BOC Gases and with GE. Bhima has a doctorate in chemical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Certificate in Systems Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Hogan Sennett – Hogan Sennet heads our sales and marketing department. He is a Vermont native and attended the University of Vermont. Hogan received a degree in Environmental Science & Sustainability which led him to be a part of the solar industry. Hogan is passionate about helping his community & our customers reduce their carbon footprint and achieve energy independence. His love of the outdoors, fishing, and hunting has created a passion for the preservation of the natural beauty of Vermont that is evident throughout his career and if your really lucky you may just meet his chocolate lab Charley Mae someday!
Ned Wood – Ned Wood joined Power Guru in 2016 and is an amazing photovoltaic systems designer! He majored in Physics & is NABCEP certified. His extensive installation, design and building code experience allows him to create the most efficient systems possible for our clients.
Glenn Burt– Principal Engineer, is a NABCEP Certified PV Installation Professional with over 10 years of experience in the design, installation, commissioning, troubleshooting and inspecting solar PV systems all across the spectrum. Glenn has conducted training sessions to firefighting teams on solar risk assessment, instructed at Hudson Valley Community College as part of the DOE Solar Instructor Training Network, trained personnel for the NABCEP Entry Level Exam, etc.