Arnold Leitner & Partners LLC (ALNP) founded in 2003 is an incubator of start-up companies and a consulting firm in the solar sector. ALNP is managed by Dr. Arnold Leitner, a serial entrepreneur and senior industry executive.

ALNP has successfully launched a number of companies, including SkyFuel, Inc. and ReflecTech, Inc. Recently ALNP founded YouSolar, Inc. a company in the emerging pay-as-you-go/plug-and-play solar sector. ALNP has invented or commercialized a number of solar technologies, including high-temperature linear Fresnel technology and plug-and-play photovoltaic technology.

As a consultancy ALNP provides comprehensive advisory services to companies with interest in the solar sector. ALNP can assist with technology assessment and competitive market strategy. ALNP is unique in that the firm has extensive expertise in solar thermal and photovoltaic technologies—from a concentrating solar thermal power plant with thermal storage to a mobile photovoltaic system.

ALNP relies on its network of partners for addressing complex assignments and building a team capable of executing on them. At times ALNP works with the Clean Power Group where Arnold Leitner is also an Executive Project Partner.

Solar power is the world’s most abundant and promising source of energy. The sector continues to provide opportunities for companies and creative entrepreneurs.