Solar Works

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    Solar Works is a full-service, licensed solar contractor, providing high quality solar systems for home, business and community. We offer expert in-house design and installation, extraordinary customer service, and the best warranties in the solar industry. Solar Works is a full-service solar contractor. We do more than expert design and installation of photovoltaic systems. We offer many post-installation services to new and existing customers. We are a local employer, active in our community, and dedicated to social and economic justice and a healthy environment.

    TypePrivate
    Founded1986
    HQSebastopol, US
    Websitesolarworksca.com

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    Employees (est.) (May 2019)48
    Cybersecurity ratingAMore

    Key People/Management at Solar Works

    John Parry

    John Parry

    Owner, CEO

    Solar Works Office Locations

    Solar Works has an office in Sebastopol
    Sebastopol, US (HQ)
    400 Morris St
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    Solar Works Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1986

    Solar Works Cybersecurity Score

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    A

    96/100

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    Insure Your New PV System

    Californians don’t usually need reminding that life can change in a matter of minutes, but be sure to have all of your bases covered by adding your new PV and battery system to your homeowners insurance policy. Systems installed on a home’s roof are usually covered by standard policies, but systems …

    The Many Pitfalls of Power Purchase Agreements

    Many solar contractors offer Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs), promising fixed electricity costs, zero maintenance fees, and no money out-of-pocket. Buyer, beware! Before entering into a PPA, be sure to understand the fine print. In a PPA you don’t own the system and are locked into a contract for t…

    2019: The Year You Secure Your Energy Future

    By John Matheny — “One of the biggest advantages of having your electrical energy offset by solar is that you are protected from ever increasing energy costs.” 2018 brought many changes to the solar industry. We started off the year with a new tax plan that had complicated implications for those loo…

    Battery and Grid-Tied Solar Electric Systems

    By John Matheny and Emily Collet — Battery and Grid-Tied Solar Electric Systems When the installation of solar electric (also called photovoltaic or PV) systems began to be used for homes it was because there was no grid-delivered electricity to the site. Off-grid systems using lead acid batteries w…

    Net Energy Metering (NEM)

    By John Matheny — PG&E’s Net Energy Metering Program The focus of this article is PG&E’s Net Energy Metering Program, which allows a solar electric (Photovoltaic or PV) system to be connected to the grid, and feed energy back through the meter to directly offset energy usage. This means that…

    Use the Sun’s Energy to Power Your Home and Electric Vehicle (EV)

    By John Parry and John Matheny — Solar homes and EVs are a perfect combination to reduce your carbon footprint and reduce your energy bill. A solar electric system powers your house with clean energy and charges your EV, with all excess energy going back into the grid. With a Time Of Use (TOU) meter…
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    Solar Works Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Solar Works founded?

      Solar Works was founded in 1986.

    • Who are Solar Works key executives?

      Solar Works's key executives are John Parry.

    • How many employees does Solar Works have?

      Solar Works has 48 employees.

    • Who are Solar Works competitors?

      Competitors of Solar Works include Solar Analytics, Revision Energy and Joule Energy.

    • Where is Solar Works headquarters?

      Solar Works headquarters is located at 400 Morris St, Sebastopol.

    • Where are Solar Works offices?

      Solar Works has an office in Sebastopol.

    • How many offices does Solar Works have?

      Solar Works has 1 office.