ROCKVILLE, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Standard Solar, Inc., a national leader in the full-service development, installation and financing of solar electric systems for residential, commercial, government and utility customers, today announced the company is launching a podcast series created to provide insight and information to help drive industry thought and market awareness of key renewable energy trends. The series, “RE:NEW” begins this month with “Anatomy of a home solar electric system”. Each podcast installment will be accessible via Standard Solar’s social media hub. Future topics to be covered include: solar financing options, government incentives, net-metering and Power Purchase Agreements.
“Savvy, connected consumers are using a multitude of social media tools to garner information, hence the success of our social media hub as an information channel. We are excited to launch the RE:NEW podcast series and to share informative content with the industry using this exciting tool,” said Scott Wiater, president, Standard Solar.
Standard Solar’s podcast series is a key enhancement to its award-winning social media hub. Championed for being a leader and early adopter of social media, Standard Solar will deliver timely, relevant information though the podcast series. Standard Solar’s social media hub centralizes its blog, videos, photos, news, Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and YouTube, bringing together pertinent content in one easily accessible place. Visitors to the hub can view actual solar panel installations and energy assessment/retrofit photos and videos as well as read breaking news and articles of interest, including real customer stories, tips on saving energy and industry news that impacts the renewable energy community.
Podcasts are an increasingly growing tool for distributing information. According to a 2012 study conducted by Edison Research and Arbitron entitled “The Infinite Dial 2012, Navigating Digital Platforms,” 29 percent of all Americans have listened to at least one audio podcast, and 36 million Americans have listened to a podcast within the past month.
Listen or subscribe to the Standard Solar podcast by visiting the Standard Solar social media hub or iTunes.
About Standard Solar
Standard Solar, Inc. is a leader in the full-service development, construction, integration, financing and installation of solar electric systems. Dedicated to making solar solutions more accessible to consumers, businesses, institutions and governments, the company is leading the way to energy independence. Committed to offering responsible and energy cost-saving solar solutions that conform to the highest standards, Standard Solar is one of the most trusted and respected solar companies. Since 2004, Standard Solar has been the partner of choice to make solar energy financially accessible, helping customers through financing options, including Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) and navigating expanded federal and state and local tax credits. The company’s Standard Energy Solutions (SES) division provides energy auditing and retrofitting services for energy improvement projects. Named one of the Fastest Growing Private Companies in America in 2010 and 2011 by Inc. magazine, Standard Solar is headquartered in Rockville, MD. For more information, please visit www.standardsolar.com.