Business View Magazine | Volume 8, Issue 10

99 BUSINESS VIEW MAGAZINE VOLUME 8, ISSUE 10 CONTINENTAL EN SOLUTIONS Greening the Illinois economy B ased in Oak Brook, Illinois, Continental Energy Solutions (CES) is a sister company of one of the largest electrical construction companies in the Midwest – Continental Electrical Construction Company (CECCo). The renewable energy company’s vision is to support the state’s transition into a green energy economy that has a smaller carbon footprint, reduced electricity costs, and fuels a cleaner, greener future for all Illinoisans. However, shifting an entire fossil-fuel-reliant economy to renewables is no easy feat and will take time, agency, and commitment over many years to come – a quest that founding President Brian Haug knows CES is committed to supporting. Having been associated with the renewable energy industry in the state for many years, he’s had a front-row seat to the evolution of green energy from practical obscurity to the highly visible sector it is now. AT A GLANCE CONTINENTAL ENERGY SOLUTIONS (CES) WHAT: Renewable energy subsidiary of FourGen Holdings, INC WHERE: Headquarters in Oak Brook, Illinois WEBSITE: