Committing To Solar Power is a decision that will have an effect on your next 25-30 years in business, so it is crucial that you only pick a reliable commercial solar installation company. But with countless choices available, how do you who is the most reliable solar power company?

Verify If the Commercial Solar Installer is Licenced

First things first, under no circumstances choose anything less than a fully licensed company. Look out for solar installers that are approved by energy boards. Head over to their website and take a look in their footer (at the end of the page). Do you see any certificates? Yes - Great, you're already in the right place.

  • They should be a Certified Solar PV Installer by The North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners.
  • They should be a State Certified Solar Contractor.
  • They should be approved by the American National Standards Institute.

Commercial Solar Experience

It is imperative that your commercial solar installation company of choice has at least 15 years worth of experience in the industry. Anything less and you're in dangerous waters. The optimal solar companies will have installed over 3-4 megawatts of solar panels throughout your state.

Commercial Solar Life Expectancy

Your selection of commercial solar installer should promise that their work will last for 25-35 years without problems. Ask if they will give a 5-year warranty. If they can, then you'll be working with the right people.

Solar Component and Material Quality

The last thing you want is to invest lots of dollars into solar power only to be furnished a system that doesn't reach full power. Make you sure the commercial solar installation company you're considering flaunts about the premium quality of the components that they use. If it's legitimate then they'll be proud to advertise it on their website.

  • High-quality flashings will protect against water leaks.
  • They use Tier 1 Solar Panels
  • They should boast about their use of state-of-the-art technologies.
  • They use companies such as SMA Solar Technology, Ironridge Racking and Q Cells.

Solar Power Multiple Configurations

Does this commercial solar power installation company offer various configurations? A respectable solar installer won't just provide stock and universal solar systems. They'll provide a variety of solar setups that could be tailored to your business' property. If it's power outage security you're after then they'll likely tell you they can install a power storage system that meets your load requirements.

The very best commercial solar companies will offer:

  • Off Grid Solar
  • Micro Grids
  • Grid-Tied Solar
  • Grid-Tied Solar with Back Up Batteries

Solar Financing

If you don't see a page about Solar Costs, then move on quickly. The very best commercial solar installation companies will care about your economic gain, as much as their own. They'll integrate a savings calculator on their website and be able to answer any questions about rebates, tax incentives and net metering.

  • They'll care about your Return on Investment.
  • They'll be able to advise you on your financing plans.


Put in the time to shoot the commercial solar installation company you're considering a short email. The best solar companies are always led by genuine, friendly people who are passionate about solar. Use your judgment to work out whether the owner really respects your plans.

Solar Maintenance & Repair

Solar panels are ordinarily low maintenance. However, every so often they hit problems. From the solar panels to inverter error codes, you might need some expert support for commerical solar maintenance and repair. Pick a commercial solar installation company that promises they'll be able to fix any problem that should arise, regardless of how big or small.

Read the Solar Power Company Reviews

You can't beat the proof of happy clients. Read their Google reviews and if you see lots of five stars with praise for the craftsmanship and results, then you don't need to look much further for your choice of commercial solar installation company.

Florida Power Services "The Solar Power Company"

503 E Jackson St.

Tampa, FL 33602.

( 727) 667-9955.

Author's Bio: 

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