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Interest Growing in Commercial and Community Microgrids

Grid Parity by 2016: Can We Get There?
08/28/2012

Grid parity is often cited as sort of a holy grail in the solar industry. When reached, there will be massive demand for solar energy as the cost barrier crumbles.

Read the IndustryWeek article here.

County inks deal for third solar array
08/22/2012

The county's third solar-power installation is under way. At their Tuesday evening meeting, Commissioners Ron Fithian, William Pickrum and Billy Short voted to sign the agreements necessary to get an 800-kilowatt solar array set up along Fish Hatchery Road.

Read the Kent County News article here.

Solar Industry’s Prospects Looking Sunny In Maryland
07/27/2012

A solar company’s most recent expansion of its Beltsville facility reflects a Maryland solar industry that’s still robust, business leaders say.

Read the Gazette.net article here.

Can Solar Power Find A Place In U.S. Historic Districts?
07/17/2012

Solar panels are one of the most recognizable symbols of renewable energy. Arrays can serve as a form of green advertising and a source of pride for those who install them on their buildings. But what happens when solar installations and historical aesthetics collide?

Read the Solar Industry Magazine article here.

Head of the Class
07/16/2012

Schools hold our youngsters’ futures in their hands. Standard Solar partners with educational institutions and takes that responsibility one step further, by showing students the advantages of solar energy.

Read the Solar Builder article here.

New Worton Solar Field a “First” for Maryland
07/10/2012

The roster of Kent lawmakers and public officials huddled under a tent at the new Worton Solar Field on Tuesday to dedicate a “first” in Maryland’s renewable energy portfolio, which will produce the energy needs of three school facilities, the Kent County Community Center, and the Kent County Department of Public Works building on Morgnec Road.

 

Read the Chestertown Spy article here.

Standard Solar Completes 1.5-MW Solar Array for Kent County
07/10/2012

Today, the Kent County Commissioners, the Superintendent of the Kent County Board of Education, other elected officials and community stakeholders dedicated the largest aggregate, net-metered solar array on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. 

Read the Solar Builder Magazine article here.

Communities Discover Energy Independence
07/01/2012

Many residents today are looking for freedom from mounting electric bills and a way to help the environment. With Standard Solar, they can cut their electric expenses to a fraction of what they once were and reduce their carbon footprint significantly.

Read the Home Energy Magazine article here.

Array an economic shot for Amalia area
06/01/2012

On a sun-parched, wind-swept mesa about two miles south of the Colorado border, electrician Todd Parsons hides beneath the hood of his gray sweatshirt to escape the gale-force gusts Friday afternoon.

Read the TaosNews.com article here.

Solar Solution: Keeping solar in sight at Washington and Lee University
05/29/2012

A 118kW solar parking deck installation at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia (US) is the highly visible part of a larger install that is the largest solar PV system in the state of Virginia.

Read the SolarNovus.com article here.