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July 17, 2013

Apel Steel-ACE, LLC Solar ribbon cutting


Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce

CULLMAN — The Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting June 26 for Apel Steel-ACE, LLC Solar, located at 2345 2nd Ave. NW, Cullman 35058. ACE, LLC Solar is an energy contracting company based out of Pulaski, Tenn., with offices in Huntsville. Specializing in parallel/behind the meter connections with battery backup systems, ACE, LLC Solar is a provider of clean energy solutions for residential, commercial, industrial, government and non-profit entities.

ACE, LLC Solar installed a 50kW solar system for Apel Steel Corporation which produces electricity that "feeds the grid." In conjunction with the TVA and Cullman Electric Cooperative, the system has been online for several months and has been generating energy and revenue above the initial expectations. Ronny Apel has expressed Apel Steel's total satisfaction with the solar system installation ACE, LLC Solar installed for them, the immediate and long-term energy savings benefits and the viable incentive program provided by the power utilities involved.