Hire Electric’s Bob Skinner has lived off grid since 1993. He’s been doing professional solar design since 2005. So, not only does he have very real world experience living day to day with solar he has also developed amazing expertise in the world of grid connected residential and commercial systems. Recently he sat for the rigorous North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners, Technical Sales Certification Test. We were not surprised to hear that he passed with flying colors. This test covers all the fundamentals of quality system design; from siting to shading to electrical tie in to financial analysis and beyond. Bob does an outstanding job in helping our customers realize the greatest potential from their roof and their pocketbook. We want to congratulate him on this accomplishment and thank him for his dedication to the solar industry and excellent service to our customers.