Commercial Solar Growth for Bay-Area Solar Installer, Clean Solar

Territory Expansion and New Commercial Business Development Manager Announced

San Jose, CA – June 10, 2015 – Clean Solar, the Bay Area’s top-rated solar installer announced the expansion of its commercial solar division by expanding the service area and hiring a new Commercial Business Development Manager.

Ken Stout joins the Clean Solar Team in this new role bringing nearly a decade of solar expertise, specifically in the commercial division. As the Commercial Business Development Manager, Stout will help execute the company’s long-term growth strategy by increasing its regional installations. “It is an honor to join Clean Solar’s Commercial Division and build upon the impressive growth this company has seen in the residential solar marketplace,” stated Stout.

Clean Solar also expanded their commercial solar service area from the Bay Area residential service area (50 miles from their San Jose corporate office) further North to include the cities of Benicia, Cordelia, Rockville, Green Valley, Fairfield, Suisun City and Vacaville, California. Clean Solar already has a presence in Vallejo as they have installed commercially for the city. Stout is a native of Solano County and very familiar with the solar market in this region, “This is a great opportunity for Clean Solar to expand its commercial solar presence.”

“Providing solar for commercial businesses and non-profit organizations is going to be the norm for the solar industry well into the future, these businesses and non-profits are investing in renewable solar power for their communities. The solar ROI can be cash flow positive, with or without the 30% Federal Investment Tax Credit, currently available through 2016,” assured Stout.  Clean Solar commercial installations are comprised of a variety of industries including businesses, non-profits, and government/city buildings including the Vallejo Transit Center (City of Vallejo) and the Palega Playground and Recreation Center (San Francisco).

About Clean Solar

Clean Solar is the top-rated residential and commercial solar installation company in the Bay Area. The company’s unparalleled quality and customer service allows for the design of a custom solar system to meet each home and business owner’s specific power needs. In addition to custom solutions, Clean Solar offers many financial options including $0 down leases, loans, and PACE. The company is a Certified B Corp as well as the recipient of numerous industry based quality and service awards. Clean Solar is headquartered in San Jose, CA, and was founded by Randy Zechman and Jeff Ritchey in 2007. For more information, visit