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NOBELL Energy Solutions (NES) is a firm which designs and builds distributed and small utility scale solar energy facilities for customers located in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties, CA. The team at Nobell Energy Solutions has considerable experience entitling commercial, industrial, alternative and conventional energy projects in Riverside and Imperial, CA Counties.

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Fritz Noble, Managing Partner.


Fritz Noble has 24 years of commercial, industrial, and energy real estate experience. As former Vice President of Real Estate at USFilter, Fritz brings invaluable experience to the team. In addition he is an owner and operator of energy assets and energy / industrial land in California, and has an understanding for real property transactional work. He has successfully completed the early stage development tasks that led to the construction of two utility scale solar projects totaling over 6MWs and two wind energy projects consisting of 21MWs.


Fred Bell, Chief Operating Officer.


For the last five years Fred Bell has served as Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Nobell Energy Solutions (NES), a renewable energy company focused on solar power generation. Fred has almost 30 years of construction development experience. With that knowledge he has developed more than 2 Mega Watts of solar power facilities for individual commercial clients in the south western portion of the United States

Previously, Fred served as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Building Industry Association Desert Chapter. He was key in developing the “California Green Builder” initiative, which became the Industry’s flagship renewable energy program. Fred won the California Building Industry Association’s (CBIA) Chairman’s award in 2008 (the only time the award has been given since the organization’s inception in 1943) and was named the Building Industry Association of Southern California’s CEO of the year in 2008 as well. Prior to joining BIASC, Fred was the Vice President of Exhibitor Relations for VAI. The company was a pioneer in the development of themed entertainment attractions using digital media. He has served in senior management development positions with Edwards Theatres and IMAX. Fred began his career with the Sea World theme parks as an Operations Manager with their special projects team. Bell was an integral part of the team that completed final development and construction, of the 250-acre Sea World of Texas attraction.


Mark Watkins, Manager of Northern California Office.


Mark comes to Nobell with 26 years of high technology and military leadership experience.  Most recently, Mark worked at Ichor Systems in Business Unit Leadership and Corporate Development roles serving the semiconductor, solar, and LED capital equipment industries.  Prior to Ichor, Mark was a senior strategy consultant at the internet startup / services firm Zefer.  Before joining Zefer, Mark spent seven years in the U.S. Navy, serving in the Pentagon as the program manager for Deep Submergence Vehicles and also on the fast attack submarine USS PARCHE where he was a decorated division manager and DoE-certified chief nuclear engineer.  Mark holds a BA in mechanical engineering from the U.S. Naval Academy and an MBA from Georgia Tech, where he graduated first in his class with a 4.0 GPA.

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