A1A Solar to install Florida’s largest rooftop solar array on IKEA

Leading solar company A1A Solar Contracting will install 5,472 solar panels on the new IKEA store in Jacksonville, making it the largest rooftop solar array in Florida. The project, scheduled for completion in mid-October 2017, provides up to 50 percent of the building’s power consumption with 1.89 MW system, making it Florida’s largest non-utility private […]

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A1A Solar helps Champion Brands GO GREEN and save $763,000 in utility costs

Champion Brands and A1A Solar

Champion Brands commissioned a large-scale custom solar photovoltaic system from A1A Solar that will save it $763,000 in utility costs over the system’s lifetime. A1A Solar Contracting, with local offices at 10418 New Berlin Road, installed the solar panel system at Champion Brands’ headquarters facilities. Champion Brands is a premier beverage distributor serving Florida and […]

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Proposed JEA solar changes increase costs and threaten local jobs

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (March 2, 2016) – JEA announced plans to generate its own solar power and charge its customers a premium for it. Meanwhile, the utility also intends to alter its net-metering policies, lowering consumers’ return on investment for rooftop solar. JEA’s SolarSmart program, which modifies the utility’s current policy, implements changes at the expense […]

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