Welcome to Solar Micronics, Inc.
Solar Micronics, Inc. is an emerging solar energy technology company specializing in the design and installation of rooftop solar systems, commercial solar systems, and utility-scale solar power plants, as well as the manufacturing of individual roof top solar electric power stations, solar street lamps, solar lanterns and solar water heating systems. With our extensive experience in solar technology and novel integrated sustainable home building solutions, our engineers are enabled to rapidly create customized solar energy solutions for large scale power plant installations.
We also offer consultation services for Electrical Design, Structural Design, Procurement of Materials, Bid Assistance and Construction Management in solar power installation. Our solar technology products like solar street lamp, roof top power station, solar street lamp and hot water systems can be customized for individual needs. These devices can be tailored for any locations worldwide. We incorporate some of the latest technologies in achieving high efficiencies and lowering the cost of our solar products.
Dr Ganesan Visvabharathy (Vish) is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Solar Micronics Incorporated. For the past 21 years, he is also the president and CEO of Hawthorne Development Corporation (HDC), a real estate development firm located in Burr Ridge, Illinois. HDC has built or redeveloped over five thousand condominium units in the city of Chicago and its suburbs, downstate Illinois and in the State of Florida, valued in excess of $1.5 Billion.
For these accomplishments, Dr Vish has been awarded numerous Gold/Crystal/Silver Key Awards between 1992 and 2002 as well as the prestigious “City Developer of the Year Award” from the City of Chicago. Dr Vish has developed a unique system of Home Construction called Rockon Integrated Sustainable Technology (RIST) Homes. RIST Homes uses earthquake- and hurricane-resistant steel and concrete systems that are fast, cost efficient and easy to construct. They can be built at locations where there are no municipal facilities like water, sewer or electricity. Using solar technology, RIST Homes can get complete electrical power supplies from stand-alone roof top solar PV power systems, solar heating from flat plate absorbers and solar streetlight for outdoor lighting. With his electrical engineering background, Dr. Vish can provide cost-effective solar solutions to the infrastructure problems of the remotest corners of the globe.
Dr Vish obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign in 1980 and his thesis won several national awards, including the prestigious Academy of Marketing Science Award. He was Professor in the College of Business Administration of the University of Kansas and the University of Minnesota. He has served on the boards of the Homebuilders Association of Greater Chicago, TIE (The Indus Entrepreneurs) Organization and Business Advisory Group of the State of Illinois. Dr. Vish obtained his MBA from IIM Ahmedabad and his Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Madras.