SUNation named Solar Contractor of the Year for 2012 02/27/2013 Oakdale, NY – SUNation Solar Systems is proud to announce that the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) has named SUNation their 2012 Solar Contractor of the Year. SUNation completed more solar installations than any other Long Island solar contractor in 2012 and more solar installations than any other Solar Contractor since the inception of LIPA’s Solar program. The LIPA Trade Ally Recognition Breakfast was held February 27 to acknowledge outstanding professional organizations and energy efficiency program participants from across Long Island. On hand to accept the award for SUNation was Scott Maskin, President, and Mike Bailis, Vice President. The key to the company’s success, said Mike, is having the right people in place. “This was a team effort, from the initial client conversations to the final activation of the PV systems; we strive to provide the best possible installation and value to our clients.” In its 10 years of operations, SUNation Solar Systems has installed over 800 solar systems – saving more than 6 million kilowatt hours and over a million dollars for our clients! Since its founding in 2003 the company has grown to over 40 employees. The last four years in a row Long Islanders have voted us the Best Solar Contractor, Best Alternative Energy Company and Best Green Business in the Long Island Press Best of Long Island contest. To further solidify our standing as the top solar contractor on Long Island, SUNation was number 78 on the Solar Power World list of Top 100 Solar Contractors in the nation – the industry’s most definitive ranking of solar installers. No other Long Island based contractors were on the list. Visit SUNation on the web at

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