CEO | New Generation Power

This year’s “Thought Leader of the Year” is Doyle N. Beneby, for his leadership and vision to inspire the global energy ecosystem.¬†Doyle Beneby is Chief Executive Officer of New Generation Power International. Prior to joining the company, Beneby, a seasoned energy executive, served as President and Chief Executive Officer for CPS Energy, the largest municipal electric and gas utility in the United States with annual operating revenues over $2.5 billion and an asset base of $11 billion. Under his leadership, CPS Energy transformed its generation fleet to one of the most diversified in the country, with an emphasis on low-carbon and renewable sources.

Prior to leading CPS Energy, Beneby served most recently as President of Exelon Power. He has also held senior executive positions at Florida Power & Light Co., Consumers Energy Co., PECO Energy, and ComEd. He has been an independent director of Capital Power Corp. since 2012.