Advanced Energy Corporation




Advanced Energy is a non-profit corporation, formerly known as Alternative Energy Corporation. The Corporation was established by the NC Utilities Commission in 1980. The company’s President, Robert Koger, was a member of the Utilities Commission that established AEC. Koger worked 22 years at the Utilities Commission serving as Director of Engineering and Economics, Commissioner and Chairman. Advanced Energy Corporation, is affiliated with NC GreenPower, which Koger serves as President also. The 2013 – IRS 990 form shows that Koger’s total compensation from Advanced Energy exceeds $191,000.

Advanced Energy’s 13 member Board of Directors are statutorily mandated to be appointed by the Governor, NC Utilities Commission and member utilities.

Duke Energy, North Carolina Electric Membership Corporation, Nantahala Power & Light Company and Dominion North Carolina Power are required by law to pay membership dues,(program service revenue), to support the climate change message promoted by NC GreenPower and Advanced Energy Corporation. According to Advanced Energy’s 2013 – IRS 990, those utility companies contributed to the “program service revenue” which totaled over $7 million.

Financials:  Source IRS 990s
Year Revenue Expenditures Net Assets
2012 $8,397,020 $8,476,330 $5,003,487
2013 $7,118,573 $8,229,050 $3,893,010
2014 $7,663,476 $7,792,725 $3,763,761
2015 $7,087,343 $7,213,592 $3,637,514
2016 $6,887,998 $6,717,300 $3,808,212


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People Connections:

Person Position Time
Alex Glenn Building Science Trainer Current
Andrew Carlson Graphic Designer Current
Bill Cobey Board Member - Current
Bill Taylor Director of Training Development Current
Brian Coble Senior Vice President Current
CC Mauer Energy Engineering Consultant Current
Charles Martin Sr Energy Engineer Current
Chris Ferrell Board Member - Public Current
Chris Reynolds HVAC Technician Current
Cyrus Dastur Energy Consultant Current
David Treleven Building Science Specialist II Current
Dee Dee Burton Information Systems Manager Current
Donna Mayo Administrative Assistant Current
Fred Alphin Board Member - Public Current
Henry Campen, Jr. Board Member - Public Current
J. Alan Butler Board Member - Public Current
Jenna Derosse Administrative Assistant Current
John Tooley Senior Building Science Consultant Current
Jonathan Coulter Building Science Specialist II Current
Junius Williams, Jr. Board Member - Utility Current
Katie Drye Transportation Project Manager Current
Katie Lebrato Marketing Communications Current
Keith Aldridge Senior VP, Corporate Services Current
Kendal Bowman Board Member - Utility Current
Kitt Butler Senior Program Manager, Motors and Drives Current
Kristi Brodd Outreach Coordinator Current
Kristi Matthews Business Development Director Current
Lisa Manuel Project Manager Current
Lisa Poger Program Manager, Energy & Environment Current
Liz Clark Project Manager Current
MIke Stowe Senior Energy Engineer Current
Maria Mauceri Building Science Specialist/Program Manager Current
Matt Murray Energy Engineer Current
Matthew Davey Motor and Drives Consultant Current
Megan Rogers Creative Project Manager Current
Michael Lyda Motor Lab Coordinator Current
Mike Dubinsky Information Systems Specialist Current
Nathan Holder Business Development Manager Current
Patricia McDonald Corporate Services Administrator Current
Randy Brecheisen Board Member - Utility Current
Raymond Luce Board Member - Public Current
Rob Caldwell Board Member - Utility Current
Robert Powell Board Member - Public Current
Robert Koger Board Member -Utilities Commission Current
Robert Koger President Current
Sam Myers Building Science Technician Current
Shaun Hassel Building Science Trainer and Consultant Current
Shawn Fitzpatrick Energy Engineer Current
Terri Bowling Administrative Professional Current
Tony Almeida Board Member - Public Current
Victoria McCann Vice President of Client Services Current
Ward Lenz Director of Government Relations and Emerging Markets Current
Wendy Burkland Program & Project Manager, Advanced Energy Delivery Team Current
Brian Coble Director of Applied Building Science Former
Cyrus Dastur Building Scientist Former
David Treleven Americorps SystemVision Field Technician Former
David Treleven Building Science Specialist I Former
David Treleven Technical Working Group Coordinator Former
Keith Aldridge Project Manager, Residential and Community Program Former
Keith Aldridge Team leader of the Applied Building Science Team Former
Kristi Matthews Building Science Associate Former
Kristi Matthews Senior Account Manager Former
Lisa Manuel Administrative Assistant Former
Lisa Manuel Project Coordinator Former
Lisa Manuel Training Coordinator/Admin Coordinator Former
Nathan Holder Mechanical Engineer Former
Patricia McDonald Executive Assistant Former
Ward Lenz Energy Programs Director Former

This group funded by:

Funder Year Amount Description
Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Inc 2016 $40,000.00 Counting Energy Efficiency Toward Air Emission Reductions project
The Energy Foundation 2013 $100,000.00 For education and outreach to build a clean energy future



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909 Capability Drive, Suite 2100




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