Solar Panels for Monterey, CA

Discover effective solar energy solutions for your Monterey County home or business

Your home’s electricity bill keeps going up. Every year, the household budget takes a bigger hit. This isn’t a trend that will gradually reverse. You find yourself wondering about solar panels in Monterey, CA.

Is the technology really green and affordable? Are financing and tax credits available? Where can you get honest answers to questions about a solar system for your Monterey home or business?

With more than 15 years of solid industry experience, Sandbar Solar & Electric is at your service with answers to all your questions. We’re the largest locally owned solar company that serves Monterey County, and we’re ready to detail your options with a personal, no-obligation consultation.

Why Go Solar?

Trusted Financing Options

Save With 22% Tax Credit

Why Choose Sandbar Solar & Electric in Monterey Bay?

We are the #1 solar company in Monterey County monterey solar installation

We always install high-quality materials, and we consistently deliver the best workmanship in the business.

We’re proud of our residential and commercial client list stretching across Morgan Hill to Monterey, Carmel to Salinas, and beyond.

You can count on us for top-notch customer service including transparent, clear proposals and honest answers to your questions.

We maintain our leadership role among solar companies in Monterey County by finishing projects on time and making sure that you’re completely satisfied with your solar installation.

Our Monterey solar installations are customized for your home and business

solar panels monterey homeOur expert teams explain the advantages of on-grid and off-grid systems for your home. We can customize your job with exterior lighting, battery backups and more.

We develop options that integrate with your existing electrical infrastructure. We design power layouts with energy-efficient strategies that fit your home and budget.

You’re assured of the finest solar panels available. We only work with the best, and all our installations are covered with a rock-solid, 10-year performance warranty which oftentimes extends to 25 years.

Our master craftsmen handle your project with years of experience as licensed electricians. When our competitors run into a tough job, they call us for help.

You can rely on carefully selected, trusted solar panel financing options

We understand the concerns that come up when you consider different financing options. These aren’t decisions home or business owners make every day.

We’ve seen it all. We know what it takes to make a financial plan solid and consumer-friendly. Our years of experience are at your service.

Through our guidance, you can consider a range of trustworthy choices that include loan or pre-pay options, and we explain how tax credits work.

We don’t pressure you into a decision. We want you to have the best, money-saving home solar power system possible because your long-term satisfaction means that we’ve done our job.

What Customers Say About Us

  • 5 star review  A good friend of mine recommended Sandbar Solar and I can truly say it has been a wonderful experience in the pre-work, installation and subsequent maintenance of the solar panels we installed in our home. It was so seamless and easy from start to end and in particular want to call out August Materazzi who patiently answered each and every question I had through the entire process And it feels great to be able to generate my own electricity and not rely on PG&E 🙂

    thumb Sridhar Narayanan
    12/15/2017

    5 star review  We decided to install a solar system on our small Aptos home this year. After meeting with several local and bay area solar businesses. We chose Sandbar. They were friendly, professional and, most importantly, very knowledgable. They spent as much time as needed explaining the process (sitting around a picnic table in masks). They worked with us to decide on the appropriate size. They also helped us replace the electrical panel which was not up to code. They did a totally outstanding job and it was painless for us. Every person we interacted with was friendly and professional. There wasn't one hiccup. They came and went pretty independently and we were impressed with how each person was really good at their job. They have their process down tight. They arranged the permits and inspections with minimal input from us. All and all, it was a very positive experience. I have confidence that if we were to have any issues, they will be around a long time and will be available to help us. We made the right choice with Sandbar Solar.

    thumb Marilyn Todd
    1/27/2021

    5 star review  So glad we decided to go with Sandbar! The team is knowledgeable, efficient, and personable. Their equipment is top of the line. We couldn't be happier with our new solar system, thank you!

    thumb Jessamyn Tardif
    3/22/2020
  • 5 star review  August and the Sandbar Solar team have been really great to work with! I highly recommend their services!

    thumb Megan Dauphin
    4/01/2019

    5 star review  Sandbar Solar & Electric are so good at what they do. They coordinated with all of the appropriate people to complete the work. They also helped update electrical items that would benefit our home. We received great looking panels which have incredibly saved cost in our electric bill. Thanks to all at Sandbar Solar & Electric

    thumb JAVIER AGUIRRE
    10/22/2019

    5 star review  Excellent and quality work and support. Very much appreciated the system and the people at Sandbar installing our solar system.

    thumb Victor Aguero
    12/29/2020
  • 5 star review  Working with Sandbar was excellent. We were kept informed about every step. I have not had the installation long enough to learn how much I am saving. Will have to give final evaluation after the :tru-up " bill.

    thumb Janet Perry
    7/20/2017

    5 star review  Working with Sandbar was great. They were significantly cheaper than other bids we received, finished our project quickly, and answered all of our questions. The installation was so fast that they finished it in one day before our young child's afternoon nap. The entire team was friendly and helpful. They made everything so easy for us. Can't recommend them highly enough.

    thumb Andrew Ow
    5/16/2017

    5 star review  About five years ago I decided to get solar panels on my home. I chose to go with Sandbar Solar after carefully considering three other solar installers in Santa Cruz. I'm really glad I did. The PV installation process was smooth from start to finish. My energy bill went down significantly. I recommend Sandbar to all my friends who live in the Central Coast and San Francisco Bay Area. These guys have been around for a long time, they're pros!

    thumb Ana Zaiduni
    9/09/2019

Company Information

Sandbar Solar & Electric
2656 Mission Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 469-8888
contact@sandbarsc.com

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