|About EcoVision Electric|
We are a full service electrical contracting company that specializes in Solar energy systems. Our mission is simple. As a solar design and installation company, we aspire to create energy systems that produce electricity from the sun to reduce or eliminate your dependency on conventional energy sources. We want to assist you in your desire to have a solar power system that contributes to the conservation of energy resources and increases the use of clean, sustainable solar power. As a third party solar testing company, we are ensuring that systems are installed correctly and are producing energy as they are designed to safely and efficiently.
We are a Women owned Union contractor. Our electricians and installers are advanced in their knowledge, skills, and training in the field of Solar and Electrical construction. We are also a member of the Association of Women Contractors. We are licensed, insured, and bonded.
Kelley Benyo is the owner of EcoVision Electric. She is a Master Electrician with over 16 years of experience as a union electrician and 7 years designing and installing solar PV systems. She is a NABCEP certified Solar PV Installer and also NABCEP certified in PV Technical Sales. She co-developed and co-teaches Photovoltaic Solar Design, Installation, and Maintenance Classes at the Minneapolis Electrical JATC and the PV Technical Sales course at Saint Paul College. Kelley is also a member of the Minnesota Chapter of the Solar Energy Industries Association (MnSEIA), the American Solar Energy Society (ASES), the Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA) and the Minnesota Renewable Energy Society (MRES) (local chapter of ASES). She has also undergone additional solar training through Solar Energy International and Florida Solar Energy Center, as well as multiple manufacturer trainings.
Cari Williamette is a master electrician and ICC/IAEI certified electrical inspector. Her area of expertise is compliance to building codes and standards, and third party testing for all sizes and types of solar projects. Cari’s experience includes over 30 years in the electrical industry, with 6 years in electrical contracting and 9 years in electrical and building trades inspections. She has designed and installed electrical systems in residential, commercial, and industrial facilities. She has also performed plan review and inspection for all types of electrical installations. Cari is also an instructor, teaching classes in the National Electrical Code, and the calculations associated with it, throughout the Midwest.
Bill Czech is licensed as a Master Electrician in Minnesota and Wisconsin, and also holds an electrical license in North Dakota. He is a NABCEP certified Solar PV Installer and has received solar installation training through the Minneapolis Electrical JATC and Saint Paul College. He has worked as a union electrician since 2001, completed an electrical union apprenticeship, and has worked in a wide variety of commercial and industrial environments. He is a NCCCO-certified rigger. Prior to his work in the electrical trade he obtained a Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering and worked as an engineer.