Electric Power Engineers
Electric Power Engineers, LLC (EPE) is a consulting firm comprised of leading electrical engineering consultants focused on the energy transition, providing power systems engineering services to a diverse client base.
Founded in 1968, EPE has been a trusted partner to the power industry by providing our extensive experience in the evolution of the electric grid, from performing transmission and distribution planning studies to integrating renewable generation and energy storage. EPE offers a wide range of services with a leadership team that brings these services together when necessary to provide a holistic and unique solution to the challenges within the power industry.
Our expertise is extensive particularly in the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), as well as Southwest Power Pool (SPP), California Independent System Operator (CAISO), Western Electricity Coordinating Council (WECC), Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator (MISO), and New York Independent System Operator (NYISO).
At EPE, there are no geographical limitations to where our services extend. Our worldwide experience allows us to bring solutions from around the globe to your project.
Leading Electrical Engineering Consultants
We tailor our services to ensure your project’s success, and we consider ourselves an extension of your team.
Our mission is to build a platform to connect our teams and harness the synergies and expertise among all services, therefore, fueling innovation to enable our vision.
To be the leader and innovator in the application of a holistic approach to study, design, and implement an infrastructure that enables an integrated grid of the future.
Board of Directors
At EPE, we have an excellent team of engineers that is always ready and eager to partner with you and provide solutions and any industry challenge. Our experienced engineers are licensed in several states and have strong educational backgrounds in power engineering. Each one of our engineers take pride in their work and endeavors to deliver the best work product to you, individually and collectively as a team. EPE’s different teams work together to provide the most experience and skill possible in this industry.
Hala N. Ballouz, P.E., M.Sc. EE
President & CEO
Benjamin Loranger, CPA
Chief Financial Officer
Chief People Officer
Stephanie Badr, M.Eng. EE
Hugo Mena, P.E., M.Sc. EE
EVP, Business Development
Billy F. Yancey III, Ph.D. Cand, M.Sc. EE
VP, Technical Services and Compliance
Brendan McNicholas, MBA
Director, Business Development – Energy Resources
VP, Energy Resources
Sr. Director, Interconnection & Owner's Engineer
Director, Interconnection & Studies
Director, Energy Market Analysis
Director, NERC and Regulatory Compliance
Sr. Director, Business Development - Utilities, East
Scott Bussing, MBA
Director, Business Development - Utilities, West
VP, Distribution and Grid Modernization
Sr. Director, Transmission
Director, Electrification Strategies and Programs
Managing Director of the Beirut Office
Join Our Team
EPE offers a competitive benefits and compensation. Our job opportunities include engineering, administration and business development roles.