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Cesar Chavez Public Charter School Reinforces Core Curriculum Values with Rooftop Solar Project

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

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.

9 Things You Need About 2014 And Beyond

When the history of the solar industry is written for 2014, I believe it will be a positive story overall. The recent explosive growth in the United States continued, and all indicators are that 2015 will be equally successful.

Here are the four issues I feel were critical for the industry in 2014:

Read more here.

Co-op Solar Procurement: Exciting Opportunity Or Grounds For Turf War?

Just as investor-owned utilities (IOU) continue to procure solar power, member-owned electric cooperatives are also following suit.

Knorr Brake Corporation Selects Standard Solar for 865 kW PV Installation on Custom Roof at New Facility in Maryland


ROCKVILLE, MD Standard Solar, Inc., a leader in the full-service development, construction, integration, financing and installation of solar electric systems, today announced the completed installation of an 865 kW PV solar array on the custom-designed 100,000 net square foot rooftop of Knorr Brake Corporation’s (KBC) new facility in Westminster, Maryland.

Standard Solar Executives to Discuss Industry Landscape, Market Strategies during Distributed Solar East 2013

ROCKVILLE, MDStandard Solar, Inc., a leader in the full-service development, construction, integration, financing and installation of solar electric systems, today announced that CEO Tony Clifford and President Scott Wiater will speak during Distributed Solar East 2013, planned for June 4 – 6 in Washington, DC. Distributed Solar East 2013 will bring together the entire distributed solar community to connect, build relationships and get updates on successful strategies for funding industry growth and financing distributed solar projects.

Standard Energy Solutions Shares Summer Energy-Savings Survival Tips for Home Owners

ROCKVIILLE, MD– Homeowners seeking to mitigate increased energy costs during the summer months and keep their homes at a comfortable temperature are increasingly looking to energy management technologies and improvements to increase home energy efficiency. Standard Energy Solutions (SES), a Standard Solar company, has recently expanded its offerings to bring customers the most extensive and effective services in home energy management, so that they can enjoy a safe and comfortable home in any season.

Standard Solar Commits to Clinton Global Initiative for Innovation and Growth in Solar Photovoltaics

CHICAGO — Building on the success of its first Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Commitment to Action, Standard Solar, a leader in the full-service development, construction, integration, financing and installation of solar electric systems,today announced a second commitment as part of the Clinton Global Initiative America (CGI America) meeting. CGI is an initiative of the Clinton Foundation that convenes global leaders to create and implement innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges.

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