Innovative solar solutions from
a trusted community partner.

Solar Energy Customized
for your Operation and Mission

Secure Solar Futures has built its reputation on benefiting our communities, our neighbors and our economies through uniquely optimized customer-driven solar solutions. As a proven innovator, we remain committed to community-based partnerships rather than “flying-in” as yet another contractor. We serve as leaders in making solar energy affordable for schools, government, hospitals and local enterprise. Our workforce training provides a foundation to our end-to-end commitment to all touchpoints of a local community. We start by listening and learning about your goals, values and operations through seamless in-person support and long-range logistical and financial planning to achieve your goals.

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Authentic
Partnerships

create professional relationships built on trust, innovation, and deep knowledge.

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Complete
Systems

allow for unique end products that work for the communities that need them—including revenue and jobs.

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Customer-Driven
Innovation

combines Solar Power, Capital Management, Education, and Community Engagement for a unique portfolio of solar services.

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Prince William County Schools

Leading The Next Generation to Renewable Energy

7 Megawatts

Going solar will save Virginia’s second-largest school system more than $14.3 million in energy costs over 25 years and provide students with hands-on learning opportunities.

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Wise County Schools

A workforce running on clean energy

3.2 megawatts

At Wise County Schools in Southwest Virginia coal country, solar will save $7.5 million while a workforce development program trains students as solar technicians.

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Orange County Schools

Roof restoration makes more buildings solar ready

2.5 megawatts

Covering half their power demand with solar and getting roofs restored at the same time will save $16.8 million from avoided costs for roof replacements and lower electric bills over the next 35 years.

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Coalfield Solar Fund

Learn more about our work to bring solar jobs to historic coalfield regions of Virginia and West Virginia.

Visit the Coalfield Solar Fund website.

News & Blog

Macon Rich

Secure Solar Futures Adds Interim CEO, Project Management Director, and Other Staff

Secure Solar Futures Adds Interim CEO, Project Management Director, and Other Staff

Feb 12, 2024

Secure Solar Futures has appointed Macon Rich as interim CEO, hired Joshua Kraybill as Project Management Director, and filled other key openings.

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Cardinal News

Roanoke County looks to solar to cut school energy costs

Roanoke County looks to solar to cut school energy costs

Feb 02, 2024

Cardinal News

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‘Solar Energy Journal’ Debunks Myths that Rooftop Solar is Subsidized by Non-Solar Customers — Provides Scientific Evidence that Net-Metered Solar Saves Money for Utilities and Ratepayers

‘Solar Energy Journal’ Debunks Myths that Rooftop Solar is Subsidized by Non-Solar Customers — Provides Scientific Evidence that Net-Metered Solar Saves Money for Utilities and Ratepayers

Jan 25, 2024

A new paper in "Solar Energy Journal" by SSF researchers debunks the claim by utilities that ratepayers subsidize net-metered solar. Our data show the opposite: solar saves money for utilities and all ratepayers.

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WFMD story

Solar Array Installed At Frederick County YMCA Building In Ijamsville

Solar Array Installed At Frederick County YMCA Building In Ijamsville

Jan 15, 2024

WFMD AM-930 Frederick, MD

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Maryland YMCA to cut energy costs with rooftop solar

Maryland YMCA to cut energy costs with rooftop solar

Jan 10, 2024

pv magazine

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YMCA of Frederick County Installs 222 kW Solar Power System

YMCA of Frederick County Installs 222 kW Solar Power System

Jan 10, 2024

Maverick 102.3

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Tazewell Y Going Solar

Tazewell Y Going Solar

Tazewell Y Going Solar

Dec 22, 2023

Clinch Valley News & Richlands Press

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Secure Solar Futures Signs PPA With Tazewell Four Seasons YMCA for On-Site Array

Secure Solar Futures Signs PPA With Tazewell Four Seasons YMCA for On-Site Array

Dec 16, 2023

Solar Industry

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Solar Apprenticeship Program Benefits Southwest Virginia Communities

Solar Apprenticeship Program Benefits Southwest Virginia Communities

Dec 14, 2023

Appalachian Voice

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Matt McFadden in story from Grist

Solar in Coal Communities: Interview with Secure Solar Futures

Solar in Coal Communities: Interview with Secure Solar Futures

Dec 12, 2023

Matt McFadden tells Grist, America's leading environmental magazine, the secret to bringing solar to his neighbors in coal country.

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