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About Us


Semper Solaris
is your Local and Veteran-Owned
Heating & Air Conditioning Professionals

Semper Solaris is inspired by the Marine Corps motto, Semper Fidelis, which means "always faithful."

Semper Solaris was built on the military values of loyalty, duty, respect, selfless service, honor, integrity, and personal courage.

At Semper Solaris, we bring the same discipline and attention to detail we gained in the military to all of our projects.

We do everything we can to exceed the expectations of our customers.

Meet the Owners

Kelly Shawhan Co-Owner of Semper Solaris

Kelly Shawhan


Kelly Shawhan is a former United States Marine Corps Captain who has been a contractor for over 20 years. He is a cum laude business school graduate from Miami University of Ohio, often referred to as “the Yale of the Midwest,” where he went to school on a full military scholarship.

John Almond Co-Owner of Semper Solaris

John Almond


John Almond has been a leader in the business world for 20 years, with a specialty in construction for over a decade. Six years ago, John evolved his focus to renewable energy as it was the wave of the future as well as an ethical center for his talents.

Proud Local and Veteran-Owned Company in California

At Semper Solaris, we are committed to hiring members of our armed forces as they naturally share the same integrity, loyalty, and responsibility found at the core of our company.

Meet Our Vets

Helping Veterans One Solar System at a Time

The Semper Cares Initiative was founded to help deserving veterans get relief from high electricity prices by blessing them with energy independence and the security of a secure roof over their heads.

Semper Cares Initiative

Join Our Team!

We want problem-solvers, self-motivators & action-oriented thinkers.