CHESTER – More than 10,600 megawatts (MW) of solar power were installed last year in the United States, and local installer Power Home Solar & Roofing has been recognized by Solar Power World magazine for his contribution to the ‘industry.
Power Home Solar reached 12th place on the list of best residential installers, out of 450 solar companies on the magazine’s 2018 list of the best solar contractors.
The Best Solar Contractors List is developed by Solar Power World to recognize the work done by solar contractors across the United States. Produced annually, the Top Solar Contractors list celebrates the accomplishments of U.S. solar developers, contractors and installers in the utility, commercial and residential markets, and ranks contractors by kilowatts installed the previous year. The 2018 list was published on July 24, 2018.
âSolar Power World is very excited about the 2018 class of top solar energy entrepreneurs,â said Kelly Pickerel, Editor-in-Chief of Solar Power World. âOur 2017 list showed impressive installation numbers after 2016’s huge rush to meet ITC requirements, and many companies were reluctant to post inevitable installation drops after last year’s peak. We are pleased to feature a strong group of successful US solar installers on the Top 2018 Solar Contractor List. These companies are truly at the top of their markets. “
Power Home Solar is a leading residential solar energy system supplier in five US markets. The company, which provides statewide service from its Chester office, was founded in 2015 with just 15 employees. In just three years, Power Home Solar has grown into one of America’s 100 fastest growing private companies (Inc. 500) and the largest residential provider of solar power solutions in Virginia, Ohio, North Carolina. North, South Carolina and Michigan.
âWe are very proud to be recognized once again by Solar Power World as one of the Top 100 Solar Contractors,â said Jayson Waller, co-founder of Power Home Solar and Roofing. âWe have grown the business significantly since our founding three years ago and expect continued growth with providing great products, customer service and educating consumers on the benefits of owning, instead of leasing. , their own power. “
The US solar market had its biggest year in 2016, installing more than 15,000 MW. In 2017, 30% of all new power generation capacity commissioned in the United States came from solar, just behind new natural gas capacity.
The first quarter of 2018 showed 13% growth compared to the first quarter of 2017, and Power Home Solar continued to contribute to the surge in solar production. In mid-July 2018, the company installed the very first solar panels at Detroit Lions Stadium, Ford Field, and the team’s training center to help the NFL franchise with its “go green” initiatives. .
By 2023, experts expect more than 15,000 MW of solar power will be installed each year.