20 Hillsboro, OR Solar Energy Contractors

Are you interested in solar energy for your home? Whether you want to lower your electricity bill or help the environment (or both), you’ll want to hire a solar energy contractor. Solar energy contractors design, install and service renewable energy systems for homes and businesses. More 
Solar City (971) 400-7104
Portland, OR, 97220
22 miles from Hillsboro
SolarCity provides full-service solar with no up front costs to single family home owners who meet the basic criteria: ample solar exposure, good credit and 10 years of roof life... Read More
Hillsboro, OR, 97124
Portland, OR, 97214
18 miles from Hillsboro
Portland, 97217
16 miles from Hillsboro
Elemental Energy (503) 967-5786
Tigard, OR, 97224
13 miles from Hillsboro
SOLAR X (503) 670-1959
Portland, OR, 97223
12 miles from Hillsboro
NORTHWEST SOLAR SOLUTIONS (503) 639-8192
Portland, OR, 97223
13 miles from Hillsboro
Intelligent Power (971) 246-5673
Portland, OR, 97223
14 miles from Hillsboro
Solar Oragon (503) 231-5662
Portland, OR, 97209
15 miles from Hillsboro
Mr Sun Solar (503) 222-2468
Portland, OR, 97217
16 miles from Hillsboro
Imagine Energy (503) 682-9797
Portland, OR, 97227
16 miles from Hillsboro
Yamhill, OR, 97148
17 miles from Hillsboro
Lite Solar (503) 206-5145
Portland, OR, 97202
17 miles from Hillsboro
Portland, OR, 97202
18 miles from Hillsboro
LIVELIGHT ENERGY (503) 582-0449
Wilsonville, OR, 97070
19 miles from Hillsboro
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What Types of Energy Systems Do Solar Energy Contractors Install?


The most common types of alternative energy systems for the home are solar electric, solar water heating and wind power systems. Solar professionals can help with everything from replacing old skylights with new solar skylights to installing complete solar energy systems.

Let’s say you want a solar electric system for your home. An off-grid system basically consists of solar panels and battery banks. These battery banks store the sun’s energy so you can use electricity at night or on a cloudy day. This system is designed to keep household electricity running for about two or three cloudy days; longer cloudy periods require a backup generator. To install an off-grid system, you’ll want to hire a certified Oregon solar energy contractor. You can find more solar energy contractors in Portland, Vancouver, Beaverton, Aloha and Tigard.

Along with off-grid solar, wind and hybrid energy systems that include batteries and backup generators, there are also grid-tied solar and wind operations. Grid-tied systems are attached to your Hillsboro, OR utility company so if you produce more energy than you use, your meter goes down and you build up energy credits.

Installing solar skylights can save electricity. Sun tunnel skylights are tubular daylight devices that capture sunlight through domes on your roof. Attached to these domes are highly reflective tunnels that draw natural light down into closets, hallways and stairways.

Solar energy can heat your home, produce electricity and provide hot water. Solar power systems are part of the growing trend toward energy sustainability. Whether you are aiming for increased sustainability or want to improve energy conservation, you’ll find Oregon solar energy contractors and any necessary specialty subcontractors here on Houzz. Here are some related professionals and vendors to complement the work of solar energy contractors: Lighting, Pools & Spas, Electrical Contractors.

Questions to ask potential solar energy contractors:


  • Do you have state certification?
  • Will you come to my home for a free onsite consultation?
  • Are you able to repair an older system?
  • Can you provide me with a layout to see where the panels will go and what they will look like?
  • Can you give me any information on solar rebate programs?

Find solar energy contractors on Houzz. Search the Professionals section for Oregon solar energy contractors or browse Hillsboro, OR photos of completed installations and look for the solar energy contractor’s contact information.
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