Earth Day Marks 7 Years of Solar Power Success for Advanced Green Technologies
Advanced Green Technologies (AGT Solar), a leading North American commercial solar contractor (i.e. solar installer and EPC) celebrates its seven year anniversary in the month of April. Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, AGT Solar specializes in the design, procurement, and installation of commercial rooftop and ground-mounted solar photovoltaic systems.
Since being founded n 2007 by Michael Kornahrens, the company’s deep commercial roofing heritage and relentless focus on quality have led it to be recognized by Solar Power Worldand GAF, as a leading expert in North America and the Caribbean for retrofitting commercial rooftops with solar photovoltaic (PV) systems.
In seven years, AGT Solar has grown from a startup company with two employees to now employing more than fifteen full time solar professionals with offices in both Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Toronto, Ontario. To date, AGT Solar has completed 95 megawatts (MW) of solar PV installations and will look to complete an additional 98MW in 2014-15.
“We are happy to reach this important milestone”, mentioned Michael Kornahrens, AGT Solar President. “I want to thank all of our customers and business partners for helping us get to where we are today. He further added, “We are excited about the future of our industry and will continue to provide the most advanced renewable energy solutions on the market.”
From the company’s first 1.5 kilowatt residential rooftop installation in 2007 to the three 14 MW utility-scale solar-farms currently under construction in Ontario, Canada, AGT Solar has consistently grown the size of its project capabilities and experience.
Flagship commercial installations include:
- Education: Cresskill School Board, Cresskill, NJ- 500kW
- Government: U.S. Navy, Multiple Sites – 1.8MW
- Retail: Toys “R” Us Inc. Distribution Center Flanders, NJ – 5.3MW
- Utility: Solar Farm Ontario, Canada – 14MW
For more information about our commercial turn-key solar energy solutions contact us today. We have friendly solar experts on hand waiting to help.