Sol Systems CFO George Ashton was appointed Treasurer of the Maryland Clean Energy Center because of his experience in renewable energy finance.

Sol Systems CFO George Ashton was appointed as Treasurer of the Maryland Clean Energy Center in July. George previously held a position on the Maryland Clean Energy Center Board of Directors, where he helped oversee the center’s mission of helping consumers, supporting businesses, and advising lawmakers in the clean energy industry. The Center was created in 2008 to, “catalyze the growth of business, increase related green collar jobs, and make clean energy technologies, products and services affordable, accessible, and easy to implement for Maryland residents.”

As the second member of the Sol Systems founding team, George Ashton has been a critical contributor to the vision and conceptual development of Sol Systems and SolMarket. His responsibilities include on-going ideation and strategic thinking with the goal of ensuring that Sol Systems is a transformative financial intermediary in renewable energy finance.

Sol Systems currently offers three solar financing solutions for Maryland residents: Sol Annuity, Sol Brokerage, and Sol Upfront. For more information about Maryland SRECs, please visit or contact our customer service team at 888-235-1538×1 or

About Sol Systems

Sol Systems is a solar finance firm and a leader in financial innovation in the renewable energy industry.  Since its inception in 2008, Sol Systems has partnered with 350 solar installers and developers to bring over 3,000 solar projects from conception to completion by offering innovative financing solutions for residential, commercial, and utility-scale projects.

Sol Systems’ financing programs catalyze investments for a broad set of solar projects by simplifying their origination, diligence, and financing processes.  Developers seeking financing for projects can access over $2.5 billion in capital through the Sol Systems investor network.

In addition to providing financing, Sol Systems also offers project due diligence, deal structuring, and asset management services – all designed to reduce overhead and transaction costs and quicken project development timelines.

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