Solar Source Blogs

Interactive Solar Exhibit at LEGOLAND Teaches Children STEM Skills

July 14, 2014

Solar Source Installs 3.06 kW Solar Photovoltaic System for St. Pete City Council Member Karl Nurse

solar-powered home of Karl Nurse in St. Petersburg Florida The St. Petersburg home of City Council Member Karl Nurse is powered by 12 solar panels installed by Solar Source

Solar Source Installs Solar Water Heaters for City of St. Petersburg; Projected to Save $20,000 Annu

ARRA funds put local company to work installing 21 solar water heaters for municipal buildings in St. Petersburg.

Solar Source Installs Cuba’s Largest Solar Array at Guantanamo Bay

The 1,200 panel solar power system will generate clean electricity for
the military fitness center at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay.

Guantanamo Bay Naval Base Solar Array Guantanamo Bay Naval Base Solar Array

Largo, FL - Tampa-based solar contractor, Solar Source, completed construction on a 1,200 panel solar power system at the Naval base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The solar array, which is the first of its scale on the island, will produce clean electricity to power a new fitness center for military personnel. “We are proud to help the Navy take a significant step towards its goal of cutting fossil fuel dependence in half by 2020,” said company President, Wayne Wallace. Solar Source provided engineering, procurement, and construction for the approximately 300 kW ground-mount solar energy system, which required giant six-foot screws and custom engineered and to pre-drill and penetrate the dense shell and rock ground. The turnkey solar installation is part of a larger military effort to save money by lowering power bills.