Auric Solar is moving into a new 14,000 square foot office in Meridian — a building more than ten times the size of the company’s first office in the Treasure Valley. The grand opening for the new office on 3568 E Lanark in Meridian is scheduled for April 14.
When it comes to powering your everyday life, where you get your energy can make a big difference to your bank account. If you are like the vast majority of people, chances are that you get your power from your local utility company. But is that really the smartest way to power your everyday life? Or are you wasting your hard-earned cash?
Auric Solar flipped the switch on the two largest solar arrays in Cache County, Utah. Sports Academy and Racquet Club’s 886-kilowatt solar array consists of 2,646 panels and 74 inverters that will offset 94 percent of the family health club’s energy costs and reduce over 700 tons of CO2, the equivalent of taking 85 cars off the road for an entire year.
Auric Solar and TreeUtah partnered for the second year in a row to give back to the community and improve Utah’s air quality.
With more than 100 volunteers and a surprise appearance from the stars of HGTV’s hit show Property Brothers, we planted 20 trees at Big Cottonwood Regional Park, which will eliminate nearly 1,000 pounds of carbon dioxide emissions per year.
Since December 2015, solar companies in Nevada have been forced to cut staff and essentially cease operations in the state after the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) announced their decision to eliminate net metering for solar customers. The unexpected and controversial ruling stated that solar customers in Nevada would not be credited for their excess power and those who installed solar before the new rule would not be grandfathered in. Since then, the solar industry has fought to have the ruling reversed and have a fairer rate structure implemented.
Silfab Solar, North America’s number one PV module manufacturer, announced a long-term partnership with Auric Solar, a leading solar installer in Utah and Idaho. Through the partnership, Silfab Solar will supply Auric with all-black, high-quality modules for residential and commercial projects and delivery of 15 megawatts over the next few months through US distributor, Russell Pacific.
For the second year in a row, Auric Solar was honored as one of Inc. Magazine’s fastest-growing companies on their Inc. 5000 list, placing #262 out of 18 million+ nationwide! The prestigious list represents an inclusive look at the one of the most dynamic sectors of the economy: America’s independent small businesses.
Jess Phillips, founder of Auric Solar, was honored at Utah Business’ annual forty Under 40 awards banquet Friday at the Grand America Hotel. The Utah Business Forty Under 40 is a highly selective program honoring up-and-coming professionals under the age of 40 who have helped shape Utah’s future through guiding industry trends.