Saving Virginia Schools Millions

Electricity savings from day one with no capital expense, ever.

Sun Tribe Solar has worked with school systems around Virginia to provide what they need most: significant cost savings which allow them to invest their resources back into the classroom. We do this selling electricity to schools at rates lower than they pay from their utility. Keep reading to find out how purchasing cheaper solar electricity could save your taxpayers millions.

"Virginia schools have seen the light, and it's solar."
- The Washington Post

Quick Facts

Quick Facts

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    Virginia's Leader

    More PPA projects than any company in the Commonwealth

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    $28 Million

    total estimated svings for schools throughout Virginia

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    100 Percent

    First school district to be 100 percent power by on-site renewable energy in the country

SUN TRIBE

HOW IT WORKS

Check out our commercial process:

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    Conversation

    We meet with you to answer questions from your leadership team and talk about a path to working together.

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    Engineering

    Our engineers review your historic energy use, and design a system sized appropriate to your needs.

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    Proposal

    We present a proposal which includes designs for your system as well as an offer to sell you electricity at rates lower than you are paying from your utility.

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    Procurement

    Districts across the state are taking advantage or cooperative procurement to save time and resources to begin the process. If you are interested in going the RFP route, we would be happy to submit a proposal.

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    Board Approval

    We work with your administration to bring a proposal before your board, for feedback. We are happy to bring board members on tours of our projects and answer any questions along the way. our development team is happy to present for information or action.

CASE STUDY

One school's journey to 100% solar power
  • Middlesex County Public schools

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What the press is saying our our school projects
  • The Washington Post
    The Washington Post
    The Washington Post explores the momentum around solar in Virginia Schools, highlighting Sun Tribe projects in Middlesex and Arlington Counties
  • pv magazine
    pv magazine
    Read about the partnership between Sun Tribe Solar and Arlington County Public Schools – the largest solar-on-schools project in Northern Virginia.