• Opening Times: Mon - Sat 8:00 - 3:30
540.325.0772 Email Steve Van Stee
411 E. King Street Strasburg, VA 22657

About Us



Stephen Van Stee established SolarCrate LLC in 2013 to address the needs of those customers requiring off-grid solar. He holds a BA in fine arts from St. Andrews Presbyterian College and an Associates in Electronic Systems Technology from the Community College of the Air Force. Stephen is a partner in Shenandoah Energy Services that specializes in whole house, grid-tied solar systems. He was elected to the Edinburg Town Council in 2016 and serves as a volunteer in the Edinburg Volunteer Fire Company. He is married to the Reverend Karen S. Van Stee and they have two adult daughters and two grandsons.

Bryan J. Hepner

Bryan J. Hepner provides much of the hard work and sweat assembling SolarCrate products. He is constantly seeking new ways to improve on the manufacturing process as well new features for the product lines.

Ed Kelly

Ed Kelly acts as a consultant and visionary for the company. His 30 years in the construction industry and project management skills are invaluable to the success of SolarCrate. He holds an MS in Renewable Energy from JMU.