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In the News

Standard Solar and Solar Grid Storage complete commercial 402.3 kW PV micro-grid in Laurel, Maryland
09/26/2013

Standard Solar (Rockville, MD, USA), in collaboration with Solar Grid Storage (Silver Spring, MD, USA) announced that construction is complete on the solar micro-grid project at Maryland-developer Konterra’s corporate headquarters in Laurel, MD, USA.

Read the SolarServer article here

School Steps Up to Solar Power with DOE Grant
09/13/2013

The town of University Park,Md. – hometown of The Muppet’s creator, Jim Henson – has discovered that it is easy being green. Located four miles outside Washington, D.C., the town’s University Park Elementary School became the first public school in Prince George’s county with a solar array.

Read the Novogradac Journal article here

Army awards second technology under $7 billion renewable energy MATOC
08/28/2013

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.--The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville, working with the Army Energy Initiatives Task Force (EITF), awarded Multiple Award Task Order Contracts (MATOC) to a group of 22 qualified solar technology contractors Aug. 27.

Read the US Army article here

The Future Of US Solar Power: Opportunities In Soft Costs
07/24/2013

Solar power “soft” costs remain the United States’ greatest opportunity for cost reductions in solar energy deployment. These costs — which include permitting, inspection, interconnection, financing, customer acquisition, and others — represent approximately half of the total installed cost of residential solar systems, according to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL).

Read the Climate Progress article here

Energy Matters
07/09/2013

Standard Solar, in partnership with Solar Grid Storage, in late June announced the installation of a grid-interactive energy storage system co-located with a new photovoltaic (PV) array, creating one of the nation's first commercial scale micro-grids.

Read the Site Selection article here

Maryland School Adds Solar Array To Generate $18,000 Annually
07/03/2013

Maryland's University Park Elementary School (UPES) is installing a rooftop photovoltaic solar array projected to generate up to $18,000 each year in addition to clean energy. Raised through the sale of electricity and renewable energy tax credits, the revenue stream will be shared by the school and the town of University Park.
 

Read THE Journal article here

Standard Solar Building PV Array For Maryland Elementary School
07/03/2013

Maryland-based Standard Solar Inc. is constructing a rooftop solar array for the University Park Elementary School in Prince George’s County, Md. The project, scheduled for completion later this month, is a partnership between the Town of University Park and the county's public school system.

Read the Solar Industry article here
 

Standard Solar Installs Commercial Solar Micro-Grid
07/02/2013

Standard Solar, a specialist in the full-service development, construction, integration, financing and installation of solar electric systems, in partnership with Solar Grid Storage, today announced the installation of a grid-interactive energy storage system co-located with a new photovoltaic (PV) array, creating one of the nation's first commercial scale micro-grids.

Read the Solar Novus article here.

University Park Elementary becomes first school in Prince George’s to get solar panels
07/02/2013

Things are looking sunny for University Park Elementary, which is set to become the first Prince George’s County public school to get a rooftop solar panel array, providing clean energy as well as educational opportunities for students

Read the Maryland Gazette article here

Standard Solar to pioneer PV micro-grid system in Maryland
06/28/2013

PV integrator Standard Solar is to install what is claimed to be one of the first commercial solar micro-grids in the United States.

Read the PV Tech Article Here.