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Cesar Chavez Adds Solar Power for Reduced Energy Costs, Improved STEM Opportunities
03/03/2015  |  

The Cesar Chavez Public Charter Schools for Public Policy has installed an interactive learning solar power system at its Washington D.C. Parkside Campus.


AC/DG: The Powerful Appeal of Getting Off the Grid
02/27/2015  |  

British billionaire Richard Branson struck a monumental partnership with NRG Energy Inc. (NRG) last year to shift his 74-acre Necker Island to 75% renewable energy by the end of 2015.


Cesar Chavez Public Charter School Reinforces Core Curriculum Values with Rooftop Solar Project
02/26/2015  |  

Washington D.C.’s Parkside Campus of Cesar Chavez Public Charter Schools for Public Policy (Chavez Schools), is now host to an interactive learning solar power system. Completed at the end of last year, the 170-kilowatt rooftop system will provide nearly 12 percent of the school’s annual electricity use while providing hands-on learning for students, staff and visitors. Standard Solar, Inc., a leader in the full-service development, construction, integration, financing and installation of solar electric systems, developed and installed the ballasted rooftop solar system. ClicktoTweet


Standard Solar CEO Tony Clifford Interviewed On NPR
01/08/2015  |  

Standard Solar CEO Tony Clifford was interviewed on NPR's "Here and Now". He spoke about the expiration of tax credits and it's affect on the consolidation of the solar industry. To learn more, listen to the interview here.


Standard Solar Completes 1.8 MW Project For New Mexico Co-op
11/12/2014  |  

Maryland-based Standard Solar Inc. has completed a 1.8 MW ground-mounted solar array in Las Vegas, N.M., for the Mora-San Miguel Electric Cooperative. According to Standard Solar, the solar array will provide approximately 5% of the cooperative's load.