S.D. Deacon, NW Photon Energy Partnership Creates A Single-Stop Solution for Commercial and Utility Grade Solar Projects

Portland, Oregon - February 28, 2011 - S.D. Deacon Corporation, a western states general contractor with expertise in commercial construction and development, and NW Photon Energy, an active designer and installer of turnkey photovoltaic (PV) and thin film solar systems in the Pacific Northwest, announced that they have formed DC-Energy, a company specializing in the design, engineering, construction, financing and installation of commercial solar projects. The partnership is intended to ensure the leadership position of DC-Energy as s full service, solar systems integrator in the West Coast renewable energy market.

"NW Photon is pleased to partner with such an established company as S.D. Deacon in the Oregon and West Coast construction and development markets," says Kirk Cameron, President of NWPE. "This full service approach increases our ability to expand into new territories and to attract larger projects. S.D. Deacon's construction and project management resources add fuel to help us both expand the services that we provide to our customers and to establish our position as a leader in the west coast solar industry."

Steve Deacon, CEO of S.D. Deacon Corporation comments, "We share the goal of providing all facets of solar power system projects and contracts. This partnership maximizes both companies' strengths while increasing the quality of services and product offerings to our customers."

About S.D. Deacon Corporation
S.D. Deacon is a full service, general construction and development firm that has built a diverse portfolio during their 30 years in business. Their goal is to provide exceptional service to their clients through proactive problem solving and always basing decisions on what is best for the project. Through their dedication to surpassing client expectations and ability to handle diverse and difficult projects, S.D. Deacon has become an industry leader across the western United States.

Contact Information:
Steve Deacon, CEO
S.D. Deacon Corporation
(503) 297-8791

About NW Photon Energy
NW Photon Energy (NWPE) of Lake Oswego, Oregon works closely with state agencies, power suppliers and businesses to provide the most experienced solutions for their renewable solar energy systems. The offer a full range of services in connection with the planning development, implementation , operation and financing of commercial and utility scale solar solutions. NWPE is an approved Energy Trust Trade Ally.

Contact Information:
Kirk Cameron, President
NW Photon Energy
(503) 697-4482