NGPI Names CPS Energy President Doyle Beneby Jr. New CEO

New Generation Power International (NGPI) has named Doyle Beneby Jr. the company’s new chief executive officer effective Oct. 1.

Beneby, 56, is a veteran of the utility and power industry and previously served in leadership positions with Florida Power & Light Co., Consumers Energy Co., PECO Energy, ComEd and Exelon Power.

Beneby most recently served as CEO and president of San Antonio’s CPS Energy, one of the largest municipally-owned utilities in the U.S.

“Doyle brings deep energy industry experience and knowledge that will take NGPI to the next level,” said Chairman Chirinjeev Kathuria, who founded the company in 2009. “He is well-respected within the energy industry, especially for his dedication to spreading the benefits of renewable energy to serve electricity consumers– and that is our mission here.”

Beneby brings renewable energy and utility expertise to NGPI, an international independent renewable energy company.

“Chirinjeev Kathuria and NGPI demonstrate the power and potential of renewable energy in all of its forms, and the contribution it is making in the areas of the world that need it most,” said Beneby. “I have seen the difference that clean-energy sources make, and I am eager to help the company continue to grow around the world.”

NGPI provides clean, reliable power to global markets and boasts a portfolio of multi-technology, utility-scale renewable energy projects.