Ben Apple

Ben Apple

Advisor

As a founder of Environmental Commodities Corporation and Managing Director of Keyrock Energy, Ben led the development of the largest portfolio of mine methane abatement systems in the world.  Since 2006, he has worked with the largest and most productive industrial and mining companies in the U.S., all in an effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions of carbon-intensive processes. 

Ben has designed several emission reduction technologies that are currently operating in the U.S. and Asia and has developed emission reduction quantification tools that are used by numerous companies and regulators.

Ben was a military officer for six years, serving five years in the U.S. Air Force and one year as a United Nations Military Observer.  He is on the Board of Directors of Resource Central, a four-star, innovative nonprofit dedicated to helping people save water, reduce waste, and conserve energy.  Ben received an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania, MSIE from Northeastern University, and BSME from the U.S. Air Force Academy.