Tag Archives: Tony Clifford

Q&A with Tony Clifford: Behind Standard Solar’s CGI commitment

On June 13-14th, 2013 President Bill Clinton hosted the third Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) America meeting in Chicago, IL. CGI America is an initiative of the Clinton Foundation that convenes the nation’s leaders to create and implement innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges. Standard Solar (SSI) CEO, Tony Clifford, attended the event to announce SSI’s second commitment and represent the company in various meetings and working sessions. We caught up with Tony after the conference to ask some questions and get some details on his CGI America experience.

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Where is Tony?

We are halfway through SPI and right now, our CEO Tony Clifford is participating in a private, VIP reception for President Clinton, who will be delivering the SPI keynote address today at 4pm! It’s been a busy show already – Tony participated in two panel discussions and we have had energizing meetings with our partners, customers and vendors as well as […]

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Solar Power International ‘12 Here We Come!

We’re excited to head to the Sunshine State next week for Solar Power International 2012 (SPI’12) to meet the solar professionals making this industry thrive, catch up with friends and partners and take advantage of the many learning opportunities that the conference will provide. Our team will be there in Orlando and we are excited […]

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Solar and Soccer…for the win!

Standard Solar will be installing a 5 kW solar energy system at the KIPP DC WILL Academy, as part of an initiative called PASS – Powering Advancement with Solar and Soccer, sponsored by solar manufacturer and FIFA World Cup sponsor Yingli Solar. The solar system will be integrated into the school’s curriculum to help students […]

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Legislative Update: Maryland’s Governor O’Malley Signs Bills to Modify RPS, Steady Growth and Jobs to Result

The outlook for Maryland’s solar community just got a little brighter, when late last month, Governor Martin O’Malley signed into law two bills that will smooth the path for solar investors and consumers in the coming decade. We applaud the MD legislature for putting forth S.B. 791and H.B. 1187, proving anew their foresight and support […]

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