success stories

DSD’s mission is to engineer a new energy future for commercial, industrial & municipal clients across the country. Below, please find case studies that detail how DSD is transforming energy for clients in numerous industries with a variety of different challenges.

Below, please find several case studies that detail how DSD is transforming energy for organizations and industries of all kinds.

IKEA Retail U.S.

With flexible thinking and nimble action, DSD installed solar arrays at eight of IKEA’s U.S. retail locations — to accelerate clean-energy generation (11GwH each year).

Partners HealthCare System

DSD helped Partners HealthCare take on, and achieve, the steep challenge of a 40% reduction of emissions by the end of 2022.


DSD helped this senior-living community greatly expand its size and amenities, while reducing its energy use — and the costs associated with it.

Connecticut State Colleges & Universities

Through ingenious design, CSCU harnesses enough energy from the sun to save $15M over 20 years and offset average campus energy use by 30%.

The Home Depot

With solar installations in 27 east coast stores, DSD helped this retail giant achieve the emissions equivalent of planting almost 7M trees.

MGM Springfield

DSD’s multi-faceted, integrated solar solution helped MGM Springfield earn the gaming industry’s first-ever LEED Platinum certification.

Did You Know?

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