Clean Solar Ranks High on the 2015 Solar Power World Top US Solar Contractors List

SAN JOSE, CA – August 7, 2015 –For the second year in a row, Clean Solar earned the rank of #2 for local Bay Area Residential Solar Installers on the 2015 Solar Power World Top Solar Contractors list based on total megawatts installed in 2014.  Of all the residential rooftop solar contractors in California, Clean Solar ranked #23 and of all solar contractors combined throughout California, they ranked #74.

On the 2015 Solar Power World Top 500 Solar Contractors in North America list, Clean Solar ranked #225, as determined by a 24-contractor advisory board established to assist Solar Power World in verifying installation claims.  The 2015 Solar Power World Top 500 Solar Contractors list highlights North America’s solar contractors working in the utility, commercial, residential and off-grid markets. This is the third consecutive year that Clean Solar has had a strong presence on this nationally recognized annual listing of top solar contractors.

In 2014, California ranked #1 in North America for electricity capacity from solar installations at 4,316 megawatts. This is enough solar energy to power over one million homes. Total solar energy currently installed throughout the state is at 10,695 megawatts. To achieve these numbers, California currently employs 54,700 people in the solar industry.  Everyone at Clean Solar is employed by the company and they do not subcontract any part of the solar installation process.

About Clean Solar

Clean Solar continues to be at the forefront of exceptional customer service in an effort to change the way homeowners look at solar.  Clean Solar is the Bay Area’s leading residential and commercial solar installation company. Home and business owners receive comprehensive, custom solar solutions to meet their specific electricity needs.  Along with custom solutions, Clean Solar also offers many financial options including PACE and $0 down solar leases. They are top rated on review sites like Yelp, Angie’s List and have numerous awards as the Best Bay Area Solar Installer. Clean Solar is headquartered in San Jose, California, and was founded by Randy Zechman and Jeff Ritchey in 2007. For information about Clean Solar, visit

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