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Inc 5000 Award

Standard Solar has been named one of the Fastest Growing Private Companies in America for four consecutive years by Inc. Magazine.

NABCEP - National American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners

To ensure the highest level of expertise to our customers, Standard Solar projects are managed by NABCEP certified professionals every step of the way.

Green Business Certification Program - Montgomery County, MD

Standard Solar is a Montgomery County Certified Green Business. We are committed to reducing our waste, recycling and reusing materials and promoting other sustainability practices throughout all areas of the business.

Interest Growing in Commercial and Community Microgrids

Cecil County Maryland Public Schools Go Solar
10/17/2014

Standard Solar, a full service solar contractor and a Solar Power World Top 400 Contractor, announced the construction of a 2.5 megawatt solar photovoltaic system for Cecil County Public Schools.

Read the Solar Power World article here

Brighter Future: A Study on Solar in U.S. Schools
09/18/2014

Brighter Future: A Study on Solar in U.S. Schools is the first nationwide assessment of how solar energy helps to power schools in communities across America. Most importantly, the report shows that thousands of schools are already cutting their utility bills by choosing solar, using the savings to pay for teacher salaries and textbooks. What’s more, the report estimates that more than 70,000 additional schools would benefit by doing the same.

Click here to read more on the report.

A Decade in Review
09/05/2014

Click here to read Standard Solar being featured in the Solar Builder Magazine.

The fall issue of Energy & Infrastructure magazine is out. Standard Solar’s article on microgrids and extreme weather is on page 6.
09/04/2014

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Local Solar Energy Companies Have Enjoyed Growth in Recent Years. Will It continue?
08/03/2014

Solar energy start-ups that have taken root in the Washington region in recent years are maturing into bona fide businesses, buoyed in part by economic forces and government policies that have made renewable energy more attractive to consumers.

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Solar Sector Fears WTO Ruling Against Tariffs Won't Save The U.S. From Itself
07/23/2014

Last week, a panel of judges from the World Trade Organization (WTO) declared that the U.S. imposition of tariffs on China-source solar photovolactic products is a violation of international trade rules. Nobody expects the WTO ruiling to have much of an impact on U.S. trade policy, however, and this has a lot of poeple worried in the solar sector very worried.

Read more on this article here.

Commerce Dept. Trade Decisions Are Costing American Solar
07/18/2014

SEIA Board Member and Standard Solar CEO, Tony Clifford, has written an op-ed piece on the ongoing China trade wars and the US Commerce Department's role in them.

Read the full blog entry here.

WTO Trade Ruling May Reverse Cost Cuts in US Solar Industry
07/16/2014

A ruling by the World Trade Organisation (WTO) judges yesterday will have long-term effects in the solar industry in the US and abroad. The WTO ruled that the US was not playing by the rules when it imposed hefty duties on solar panels from Chinese (as well as other products)

Read more on this article here

WTO Trade Ruling May Reverse Cost Cuts in US Solar Industry
07/15/2014

A ruling by the World Trade Organisation (WTO) judges yesterday that there will have long term effects on the solar industry in the US and abroad. The WTO ruled that the US was not playing by the rules when it imposed hefty duties on solar panels from Chinese (as well as other products).

Read more about the article here:

Interest Growing in Commercial and Community Microgrids
06/27/2014

Aside from places where microgrids have a track record—educational, industrial, and commercial campuses—commercial and community microgrids are still the domain of early adopters, but the number of people wanting to travel the trail they are blazing is increasing.

Read the Power magazine article here