SOURCE: Clean Power Finance

Clean Power Finance

November 09, 2011 08:00 ET

Clean Power Finance Enhances Solar Sales Platform With Solmetric Partnership

Solmetric Shading and Equipment Performance Measurement Tools Now Integrated in Clean Power Finance's Solar Sales Platform; Clean Power Finance Offers Solar Installers Same-as-Cash Financing for Eighteen Months on the Solmetric SunEye™ 210

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Nov 9, 2011) - Clean Power Finance, a leading provider of residential financing and solar sales and system design tools, and Solmetric Corporation, a leading provider of precision design software and hardware for the solar industry, announced today that Solmetric's shading analysis and equipment performance modeling software are now integrated into Clean Power Finance's solar sales platform CPF Tools. The companies also collaborated on a new site measurement tool that automatically calculates critical site measurements, such as area and azimuth, to allow solar installers to complete a system design quickly and easily. Additionally, Clean Power Finance will offer solar installers eighteen months' same-as-cash financing on the Solmetric SunEye™ 210 bundled with a CPF Tools license. This partnership significantly improves CPF Tools, the industry's leading solar sales platform, and makes the leading shade measurement tool, the Solmetric SunEye 210, more accessible than ever before.

Solmetric's SunEye 210 is the industry-leading shade measurement tool for solar installation, enabling installers to design better-performing systems. Today, SunEye handsets are used by solar installers to help design tens of thousands of solar systems in the United States each year.

"Solmetric's professional-grade shading and design tools help solar installers build systems that perform better by optimizing solar exposure," said Willard MacDonald, Solmetric president and CEO. "We are excited to offer the SunEye 210 to the thousands of installers using CPF Tools to improve their solar system design right from the start."

"Superior solar system performance creates more value for homeowners, installers, investors and us, which will only accelerate the adoption of clean and inexpensive energy," said Nat Kreamer, Clean Power Finance CEO. "The integration of Solmetric's shading data and equipment performance modeling software with CPF Tools now makes it even easier for any professional selling and installing residential solar to create an optimal solar system design."

Learn more about Clean Power Finance's promotional offer for CPF Tools and financing of the Solmetric SunEye™ 210.

About Clean Power Finance
Clean Power Finance is driving the mass-market adoption of residential solar by building an online marketplace to connect the solar industry and the capital markets. The company provides solar professionals, manufacturers and distributors with access to residential financing and easy-to-use solar sales quoting and design tools. For investors and lenders, the company makes it easy to invest in residential solar projects. Funded by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB), Google Ventures and Claremont Creek Ventures, the company was started in 2007. To learn more about how we can accelerate the growth of your business, please visit www.cleanpowerfinance.com.

About Solmetric
Solmetric is the leading provider of precision design software and hardware to the solar industry. Their flagship product, the SunEye™ 210, creates professional-grade shade analyses that ensure precise solar production forecasts. To learn more about Solmetric please visit www.solmetric.com.