What is the biggest misconception about the industry?

Biggest issues with my industry is hacks who do not want to do proper training. Therefore they do poor work and give the industry a bad name. 

What is your biggest current challenge at work?

Nothing besides everyday work stuff.

What keeps you up at night?

My 1 year old.

What project is your company most proud of?

We take pride in every job we do, from 8kw to 2.5mw.

How does your ABC membership help your company?

ABC allows me to train great people to give them a great skill set. Internal growth is key.

What did you want to be when you grew up?

Professional soccer player.

What do you look forward to each day?

My family.

What are you like to work for?

The best!

What do you do for fun?

Spend time with my kids.

What business/career advice do you wish you had when you began?

Don't hold back, sky is the limit, you are special.

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Captain Power is a Delaware Originated Solar and electrical contracting company licensed in the Maryland, DC, and VA area. It originated in December of 2022 and has remained profitable throughout its history. It is currently Owned by Steven Stahl a Master electrician who has been in the electrical industry for 21 years since 2003 and the solar industry since 2013. It currently staffs 11 other employees ranging in 2-10 years of solar experience. We have 1 Master electrician, 2 Journeyman electricians, 2 Engineers, and 3 NABCEP certified techs. We pride ourselves on quality for the customer and building systems to last 25+ years in any given environment. We are well versed in the commercial and residential areas of solar as well system maintenance and commissioning. Our offerings include, but are not limited to, commercial and residential EPC, system maintenance O&M, 3rd party Qa/Qc and commissioning/testing, EV charging, Engineering/Design for solar plans, Pre Development reports, Construction Management, and Consulting.


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Captain Power LLC