Bulent Basol

Founder, Monosolar & EncoreSolar;

Co-Founder, ISET & Solopower

Dr. Bulent Basol has been an internationally recognized pioneer in thin film PV for more than 30 years, with more than 160 patents and 100 publications. Bulent started his career in 1980 with Monosolar Inc., one of the first solar companies. He later co-founded both ISET and SoloPower, pioneering thin-film solar technologies. He most recently founded EncoreSolar, an integrated CdTe company driving to achieve less than $0.50/watt costs.