Solarponics has been a local commercial solar energy provider since 1975. We specialize in solar projects from small retail 10kW installs to mid-size manufacturing facilities up to one megawatt. By focusing within this commercial size range, we are able to offer the best value in pricing, labor, and project efficiencies. Our team of solar analysts and project designers work as a team to deliver a commercial solar energy system that will maximize your investment within your utility rate tariff and usage demands.

Commercial solar electric projects include:

Paso Robles Waste Facility • J&J Vineyards, San Miguel • Fort Hunter Ligget • Ambyth Winery, Paso Robles • Pine Street Car Wash, Santa Maria • CJ's Restaruant, Arroyo Grande • Tres Hermanos Winery, Los Olivos • First Presbyterian Church, Templeton • Talley Vineyards, Arroyo Grande • Shoreline Inn, Cayucos • Carhartt Winery, Snata Ynez • Wild Coyote Winery, Paso Robles • Oso Libre Sustainable Winery & Vineyards • Pear Valley Vineyards, Paso Robles • Peachy Canyon Winery • Alle-Pia Fine Cured Meats • Glenn's Repair, Atascadero

To schedule an initial free consultation, call Dean Kahan, commercial sales at (805) 466-5595 or email

Why commercial solar is good for your building:

• commercial solar panel prices have dropped enough to be financially advantageous.

• Your business can lock in lower electricity costs.

• Your business can then have more predictable electricity costs.

• You might not need any upfront capital.

• A commercial solar energy system so can help your company achieve sustainability goals.

• The return on investment for many business owners is as high as 17%. With 20 years of guaranteed payments, that becomes a pretty good payback.

To schedule an initial free consultation, call Dean Kahan, commercial sales at (805) 466-5595 or email

Benefit of Solarponics Commercial Solar PV Install:

Solarponics has been installing commercial solar energy for central coast businesses for over 30 years. We are moving into a period of eco-business responsibility. As such, businesses are looking to build partnerships with other suppliers and retailers that are eco-conscious. With ISO 14001 increasingly becoming a prerequisite for many partnerships, installing a Solar PV system alongside implementing an environmental management plan can make a big difference when it comes to attracting new as well as repeat business. A solar installation can help you gain an extra competitive advantage in a tough economic climate.

• Solar PV is achieving average rates of return on investment around 17%, with a much higher return possible.

• If your business operates seven days a week, your savings can be up to 40% greater.

• Commercial operations stand to gain the most from solar PV systems as they typically use a lot of electrical appliances during business/daylight hours when rates are the highest.

• Installing solar PV will lower the carbon emissions of your business and demonstrate your green credentials to customers, suppliers and industry.

• You can use land or roof space on storage or production facilities to generate a second, year-round income stream. This is an easy way of maximizing the value of buildings or underused areas of land.

• If you choose to invest in solar PV on a roof, then it turns 'dead' space into a healthy income.

• Commercial Solar PV is an incredibly secure investment, payments can be government guaranteed through the Feed in Tariff for 20 years.

• The earnings you can make from the Feed in Tariff scheme will repay the cost of the system, helping you generate a healthy return on your investment over the lifetime of the scheme. Installing solar PV is not just a good choice environmentally but financiall too.

• Commercial Solar PV is a proven, reliable technology. There is zero risk.

• Commercial Solar PV will protect your business against future energy shortages and price increases.

• The system has no moving parts, requiring very little maintenance.

• Solarponics is well versed in county code requirements and commercial utility regulations.

• Solarponics will help you identify commercial financing and rebate options that are available.