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At Sunbridge Solar, we believe in making a community great you must work with it to make it so. That is why we only work with the highest quality American solar and inverter manufacturers. Most of our partners work right here in Oregon and Washington to source your solar equipment!
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Solar Panel Manufactures
SolarWorld is a solar pioneer, one of the world’s largest solar technology producers and the largest U.S. solar panel manufacturer for 40 years. In its technology, manufacturing, performance, service and environmental track record, the company is a solar industry leader.
At its U.S. headquarters in Hillsboro, Oregon., the company operates the equivalent of four production plants maintaining 500 megawatts worth of photovoltaic cell production capacity. Production from that site supplies demands not only in the United States but also in Canada and Latin America.
With state-of-the-art technology developed by LG Electronics and LG Chem, we are ready to make the world a more solar driven environment. Through a strong commitment to our principals and a relentless pursuit of superior quality products, the LG brand has earned respect and popularity around the globe.
LG’s commitment is evident with an unbeatable warranty program that features a 12-year product warranty and a linear performance warranty guaranteeing a minimum power output of 80.2％ after 25 years.
Since 1985 Sunpower has been leading global solar innovation. Sunpower solar panels consistently deliver more energy and long-term peace of mind with the highest performing solar power systems available. Sunpower is the solar energy choice for superior power.
Sunpower believes in driving a brighter, sustainable future for all. We take a holistic approach to sustainability, ensuring that our solutions not only provide sustainable renewable energy but that they’re also manufactured, deployed and managed in a sustainable way.
Inspired by the challenges our world faces through a dependence on fossil fuels, Itek Energy envisioned providing the world with a clean energy alternative to investing in a solar photovoltaic (PV) module manufacturing facility.
Itek’s flagship facility is located in Bellingham, Washington, and we pride ourselves on providing the world with high-quality, assembled-in-America solar modules. Itek’s experienced engineers, operators, and management team are passionate about solar energy and are dedicated to making a positive impact at a local, national, and global level.
At Enphase, we think big. We’re on a mission to bring solar energy to the next level, one where it’s ready to meet the energy demands of an entire globe. As we work towards our vision for a solar-powered planet, we never lose sight of the three commitments that have guided us from the beginning: innovation, quality, and responsibility.
We’re passionate about building products people can count on, for years to come and in any climate. That’s why we put quality at the forefront in every step of our design and production process, and why we’ve established the industry’s most rigorous quality standards.
As a leading global specialist for photovoltaic system technology, SMA is setting the standards today for the decentralized and renewable energy supply of tomorrow. Our innovative solutions for all photovoltaic applications and our unsurpassed service offer our customers worldwide greater independence in meeting their energy needs.
For over 30 years, SMA has helped hundreds of thousands of people and companies produce and consume energy independently according to their individual needs. In collaboration with our customers and partners, we are helping the people around the world transition to a self-sufficient and decentralized energy supply.
SolarEdge invented an intelligent inverter solution that revolutionized the way power is harvested and managed in a solar photovoltaic (PV) system. The SolarEdge direct current (DC) optimized inverter system maximizes power generation at the individual PV module level while lowering the cost of energy produced by the solar PV system.
Since beginning commercial shipments in 2010, SolarEdge has shipped approximately 4.2 Gigawatt (GW) of its DC optimized inverter systems and products have been installed in solar PV systems in 102 countries. SolarEdge’s mission is to become the leading provider of inverter solutions across all solar PV market segments and broaden the availability of clean, renewable solar energy.
APsystems was founded in Silicon Valley in 2009 and is now a global leader in the development, manufacturing, and marketing of microinverters based on their own proprietary, leading-edge solar technology. APsystems USA is based in Seattle.
APsystems offers advanced, powerful solar microinverter technology for residential and commercial systems. The APsystems microinverter solution combines highly efficient power inversion with a user-friendly monitoring interface to bring you reliable, intelligent energy. Our proprietary system architecture increases solar harvest and ensures maximum output for solar arrays, and we continue to develop new technologies and products for the marketplace.
IronRidge designs and manufactures structural hardware for residential and commercial solar systems. For nearly 20 years, we have worked closely with solar professionals across the globe to build products that are strong, simple and cost-effective.
We design and test every product in the most extreme conditions possible, then certify them for compliance with the latest engineering and building codes. Our products are also supported with powerful online tools and experienced sales and service teams, who are dedicated to making solar easy to design, procure and install.
SunModo, meaning “the way of the sun,” is a private U.S. company based in Vancouver, Washington focusing on innovative racking and mounting solutions for professional installers in the fast-growing solar industry. We are energized every day by a desire to make solar installation easier, more reliable and more affordable.
SunModo strives for efficiency, quality, and best pricing, along with valuing the feedback we receive from the “boots-on-the-roof” professionals. We regularly survey our customers to determine what we are doing right and what could use some improvement.
Local Non-Profits & Trade Associations
The Oregon Solar Energy Industries Association is a trade association founded in 1981 to promote clean, renewable, solar technologies. OSEIA works with industry leaders, academic scholars, legislators, government, and non-profit agencies to advocate for solar technologies and raise awareness of its potential to help secure an affordable, reliable, and clean energy future.
OSEIA supports a progressive legislative and regulatory structure that fosters the development of solar technologies, their residential and commercial development, and the potential for utility-scale production.
OSEIA promotes and advances solar energy utilization and commercialization through education and advocacy, ensuring that solar energy plays a significant role in Oregon’s renewable energy portfolio and making the Oregon solar energy industry nationally competitive.
Solar Installers of Washington, Inc. (SIW) is a professional trade association established in October 2013 to be a unified voice for the common business interests of its members, particularly related to public policy, legislation, and governmental relations.
SIW educates legislators and regulators while promoting public understanding about the impacts of policies related to solar energy inside the State of Washington. SIW also represents the interests of Washington-based solar installers in conversations with manufacturers, distributors and allies that routinely interact with its members.
Energy Trust is dedicated to helping 1.5 million utility customers in Oregon and southwest Washington saves energy and generate renewable power. We provide comprehensive energy efficiency and renewable energy programs, and our success is measured in kilowatt hours of electricity saved or produced with renewable energy, therms of natural gas saved and efficient and effective delivery of services to utility customers.
Energy Trust is committed to providing comprehensive, sustainable energy efficiency and renewable energy solutions to those we serve.
Sunbridge Solar is a trusted Enhabit partner.
Enhabit is the next step for homeowners who want their homes to work and feel better. As a non-profit, they are focused on making sure you get the right improvements for your home, partnering only with contractors of the highest integrity and expertise.
Enhabit provides a step-by-step process that helps you choose, finance (if needed), and implement the right improvements–– from energy efficiency, health and safety and seismic upgrades to solar installations–– all to make your home more comfortable, efficient, safer and even more valuable.
Bring renewed measures of comfort, health, and safety to the home you already love with Enhabit.
Green Empowerment partners with rural communities and NGOs in developing countries to improve access to affordable and renewable energy, safe drinking water, sanitation systems, and fuel-efficient cookstoves. Combined with community organizing, these technologies enable individuals and families to dramatically improve their quality of life by reducing disease, improving developmental outcomes, and freeing up their time to focus on income generation.
Rooted in our core values of social justice, sustainability, and local leadership, Green Empowerment is building a pathway to prosperity by providing individuals and families with consistent access to basic resources.
NABCEP was founded in 2002 as a non-profit 501 (c)(6) corporation with a mission “to support, and work with, the renewable energy and energy efficiency industries, professionals, and stakeholders to develop and implement quality credentialing and certification programs for practitioners.” The first NABCEP Solar PV Installer certification exam (now called PV Installation Professional) was administered in 2003.
NABCEP holds all credential holders to high standards of ethical and professional practice. If you have an ethical complaint against a NABCEP Certified Professional or a NABCEP Associate, please review the Code of Ethics & Standard of Conduct.
Local Utility Partnerships
At Pacific Power, we believe in our promise of public service: an obligation to deliver safe, reliable electricity at a reasonable price in the cleanest, most environmentally sustainable way we can. Through our commitment to developing renewable resources, providing exceptional customer service, maintaining efficient grid operations and encouraging energy-saving practices – we believe we can meet this promise.
Our company and our employees are committed to the communities we serve, providing valuable contributions in economic and community development, improving the environment, providing food and shelter for the underprivileged and enhancing educational opportunities.
Sustainability principles are woven into the fabric of who we are and how we operate. We use an integrated approach, striving to consider social, environmental and economic impacts in all our business decisions. We call this foundation People, Planet, and Performance.
By working with our stakeholders and maintaining a focus on these principles, we can help make Oregon a better place today and into the future.
Clark Public Utilities is a customer-owned public utility. We provide electricity service to more than 193,000 customers throughout Clark County, and water service to about 30,000 homes and businesses in unincorporated areas. For more than 75 years, we have committed to bringing our community the most reliable and affordable electricity and water services possible.
As a public utility we are always working to be the best stewards of our resources as possible. That includes natural as well as financial resources. It’s all part of our responsibility to you as a customer, and to the Clark County communities we serve.
Cowlitz PUD has served Cowlitz County safe and reliable power since 1936. We take pride in our responsibility as stewards of a community asset. This Plan is a District‐wide collaborative vision that outlines ongoing and developing actions to improve community trust while continuing to operate in a responsible and accountable manner to our customers.
Cowlitz PUD recognizes the importance of a healthy relationship with our customers and our community. We will raise and maintain the community’s confidence in the District by strengthening our community and customer outreach, through open and effective communication.
Skamania PUD is a municipal corporation or special purpose district of the State of Washington. As such, it is governed by a board of three publicly elected commissioners and managed and operated by the PUD employees. So, the PUD and its assets are publicly owned and its employees are public servants – like a city and its assets and employees but with the special purpose to deliver utility services.
Skamania PUD provides electricity to nearly 5700 customers in southern Skamania County. The PUD is a full-service customer of the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) meaning Skamania PUD by contract purchases all of its electrical energy from BPA.