“It’s clear that people want to see more solar energy – on their homes, where they do business and from their local utilities,” says LightWave Solar CEO, Chris Koczaja.
NASHVILLE, TN (PRWEB)
July 29, 2017
Coming off the biggest year ever for U.S. solar installations, Nashville-based installer LightWave Solar is proud to be named one of the top solar contractors in the United States by Solar Power World magazine. LightWave Solar achieved a rank of 103 out of 500 solar companies. In addition, LightWave Solar ranked number 38 on the list of the Top 100 Commercial solar contractors.
The Top Solar Contractors list is developed by Solar Power World to recognize the work completed by solar contractors across the United States. Produced annually, the Top Solar Contractors list celebrates the achievements of U.S. solar developers, subcontractors and installers within the utility, commercial and residential markets. The list was released on July 25.
“The 2017 Top Solar Contractors list features 500 of the best solar contractors in the U.S.,” said Kelly Pickerel, managing editor of Solar Power World. “From solar hotbeds on the coasts to the up-and-coming solar markets, every installer adding even the smallest solar array to the grid is making a positive impact on our communities. We’re proud to recognize these companies and their efforts to bring solar power to U.S. homes and businesses.”
Based in Nashville, LightWave Solar employs 35 workers who installed 12.8 megawatts of solar in 2016. Since its founding in 2006, LightWave Solar has installed 30 megawatts, enough solar to power nearly 3,000 homes with clean electricity every year. The company is 100 percent focused on solar electric system design and installation and pioneered Tennessee’s solar industry.
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