We're your local go-to solar energy company







• LOCAL: Founded  by Cal Poly engineering grad and resident, Mike Emrich

• PIONEERING: Began installing the first generation of solar hot water systems in 1975

• EXPERIENCE: More experience means more efficient systems, greater long-term savings

• PROVEN: Over 4,000 happy solar customers on the central coast have trusted us.

• INNOVATIVE: We're a renewable energy teaching facility with learning center

• COMMITTED: Renewable energy and only renewable energy, for 40 years 

• AFFORDABLE: Group purchasing power means better panels at lower prices

• QUALITY: A+ BBB rating, A+ Angie's List rating and 4-star Guild Quality rating

• RESULTS: We've saved SLO County residents nearly $19 million and counting

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Andrew Stewart, Amber Hicks, Lawson Schaller, Roy McKee, Todd Burnett, Kristian Emrich





Our mission is to help Central Coast residents achieve energy independence and enrich their lives. We achieve this with the highest quality service, solar energy products, integrity and respect.

Our commitment to deliver added value through innovation and education ensures that Solarponics continues to be the premiere renewable energy solutions provider well into the future. Download "How to Select a Solar Energy Company" .pdf! 

"The communication was excellent, and I appreciated that there was no hard sell whatsoever. It was a very, very pleasant experience from start to finish, and I recommend the daylights out of them." - Cindy Reed, Paso Robles, CA