Company Overview

Mouli Engineering Inc. (established in 2009) is a small renewable energy and engineering consulting company.

Our renewable energy division is bolstered through our patented products called SolarPodTM.

The SolarPodTM Grid Tied and SolarPodTM Standalone are the first Plug N Play ON & OFF Grid solar products.  “Plug-and-Play” (PnP), or minimal effort installation, represents the most practical and promising approach toward making solar photovoltaic (PV) affordable, adaptable and scalable to the customer needs.  Mouli Engineering has addressed the significant challenges in electrical and structural standardization for Solar.

The SolarPodTM Crown is a solar racking system specifically designed for gable (slope) roofs with no roof holes.  The SolarPodTM Crown can be installed on all roof materials (Tile, Metal, Asphalt shingle and Wood shake).

Mouli Engineering has established itself with its SolarPodTM as a leader in developing economical solar PV distributed generation systems.  We have installation in 30 US States and have designed over 10 MW of renewable energy systems.

Our sales and distribution is bolstered through Lowe’s Home Improvement, Menards and Northern Tool & Equipment.  Our products are UL Listed to UL 2703 standards.

Mouli Engineering Inc. consulting is in the areas of solar Photovoltaic (PV), semiconductor and product liability.

We provide solar PV design, PV Energy estimates, layout, electrical one line, installation, and commissioning and O&M services for commercial, industrial, government, community and utility scale solar PV projects.

In semiconductor technologies we provide in-depth review of semiconductor procedures to ensure all aspects of the product including yield, design specifications, testing, application, manufacturing, reliability and failure analysis.

In product liability, we work closely as expert engineering service to attorneys and law firms aiding them through discovery, deposition and trial on engineering failure analysis.

Company Certifications/Licenses:

(1) UL 2703, (2) PE License in WI & MN, (3) Certified NABCEP PV Installer and (4) Certified Energy Manager.


  1. SolarPodTM Crown: A no penetration gable roof solar system. (US Patent 8,826,608 and 9,257,937).
  2. SolarPodTM Grid Tied: Modular plug & play grid tied solar system for flat roof or ground mounts. (US Patent 8,716,889).
  3. SolarPodTM Standalone:  Modular plug & play off grid solar system. (US Patent 8,716,889).

Company Recognition:

Finalist in Photovoltaics category in Intersolar 2015. One of 10 finalist among hundred international entries.

Industry Partners

Lowes Home Improvement (NYSE: LOW)


Northern Tool + Equipment

Werner Electric – is a distributor of electrical equipment.

Snyder & Brandt, P.A.– Law Firm business matters. ; Madigan, Dahl & Harlan, P.A. – Law Firm corporate matters;

Briggs and Billion & Armitage – Intellectual Property Law Firm.

Director of Project Development

Steve Birndorf,is a seasoned solar, renewable energy and clean-tech professional with a foundation in consulting, finance, and business development. With more than 20 years of professional experience, Steve has developed solar projects, led teams and created strategic plans. As a solar professional, Steve developed and sold nearly $100M of commercial solar projects to private industry, municipalities, school districts and water agencies. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania and earned his MS and MBA from the University of California at Berkeley.


Mouli Vaidyanathan, PhD, PE, has over 20 years of engineering experience in state of the art semiconductor yield engineering, failure analysis, and product design.

CEO interview by Alan Miller at Access to Democracy channel – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uYv7i2S-ek4&t=7s.  The interview provides the viewer the passion to provide high quality products.