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Engineering, design, and consulting services for solar and advanced energy systems since 2006

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About Sol Rebel

Sol Rebel is an innovative renewable energy project design, engineering, and consulting firm based in the San Francisco Bay Area. We provide services to contractors, project owners, developers, and facility owners throughout North America. We utilize the latest software and leverage our experience across the entire solar value chain to minimize costs and add value to every project we work on. Our expertise in solar, energy storage, EV charging, and microgrid power systems are relied on by the world’s leading cleantech companies.

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Solar PV

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Energy Storage

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Microgrids

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EV Charging

In addition to providing full engineering plan sets for permit and construction, we also provide development engineering services and represent project owners to ensure projects provide the best possible returns and are installed to the highest standards of safety and quality. Given our deep, hands-on experience at every stage of the project lifecycle, we are uniquely positioned to provide guidance on every aspect of the project from feasibility studies and financial optimization to construction, operations, and maintenance.

Development engineering and consulting services to over

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Utility-Scale

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Commercial & Industrial (C&I)

Full Engineering plan sets to hundreds of projects totaling over

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Our Services

We draw from our real world experience working across the entire project lifecycle to enable project stakeholders to maximize project value

We support project developers with early-stage design, production modeling, interconnection, and site optimization. We work with local civil engineers to facilitate site layout and entitlement permitting, and will support our clients through MIPA negotiations or EPC selection. We have expertise in energy production modeling and designing optimal layouts for difficult sites - those that include wetlands, forests, topography, or multiple buildings with numerous arrays.

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We provide full engineering plan sets for permit and construction to EPC contractors for commercial solar, energy storage, and microgrid projects. We work to ensure that all of the necessary information is gathered from the site and evaluate options for the most cost-effective installation. Our plan sets are detailed enough to clarify installation requirements, and we support our clients through equipment selection, construction administration and close-out.

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If you own solar and storage (or plan to), we can help. We ensure projects are delivered with the best return on your investment. We have the expertise you need to evaluate and reduce risk and ensure success. We provide bespoke consulting services to all types of projects and asset owners. 

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We support facility managers and owners to evaluate the potential for solar and energy storage to reduce energy bills and increase resiliency. We develop preliminary designs, model energy production, analyze utility billing and rate schedules and use state-of-the-art software to model project financials and help you to evaluate risks. If the project pencils, we will scope out the work, develop an RFP, help select a contractor or PPA provider, negotiate the contract and manage the project through commercial operation.

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We provide pre-packaged and customized training. Contact us to discuss the needs of your team. We are excited to share our many years of experience and practical insights to help your team succeed in this rapidly evolving and complex industry.


Check out our Online course, Megawatt Design, where you can learn large-scale solar design and how to get your projects permitted and installed faster with a better return on investment.

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Our Toolbox

Mastery of cutting edge modeling, optimization, and analysis software to minimize costs and de-risk your projects

Enel X selected the Sol Rebel team after a thorough partner search and we have not been disappointed. Sol Rebel’s team delivers the expertise we need for early-stage design, energy production modeling, and cost estimating. They are fast, responsive, affordable, and provide us with valuable insights on project feasibility and risks which in turn has accelerated our deal velocity.

Tucker Ruberti

Director of Technical Sales - Enel X

Our Clients

We work with some of the world's leading cleantech companies

Our Team

Our experienced and hardworking team enables us to execute each project efficiently and cost effectively

 
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Randy Batchelor
President & Principal Engineer

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Ian Petrich
Senior Consultant

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Adam Bagnall
Senior Design Engineer

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Maria Gironza 
Design Engineer

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Liz Corral
Office Manager

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Will Lindsay
Energy Modeling Engineer

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Jeremiah Santos
Senior Electrical Design Engineer

 

Featured Projects

View some of our key projects throughout North America

*Credit: Engineered and constructed by Borrego Energy.

Projects Map

An overview of projects completed to date

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Our mission is simple: cleaner, safer, and more resilient energy.

We work toward that mission by improving the value of every project we work on.

We believe that more clean energy will be produced if projects:
 

  • Are deployed faster with lower risk

  • Last longer with lower maintenance costs

  • Produce more energy at the right times

  • Have more profitable stakeholders

  • Cause less environmental damage and disruption

Why Sol Rebel?

We deliver results.

Our goal is to help our clients succeed. Our work is thoughtful, innovative, high quality, and delivered on time. No excuses. If we fall short, we take responsibility and fix it. By recognizing our own strengths, weaknesses and capabilities, we are able to set clear expectations with our partners and deliver.

We’ve got Sol.

We care about people. Honesty and integrity are core values that lie at the heart of what we do. We believe in the importance of our work and its impact on the quality of life for all people and future generations. This is for our families, our team, our clients and the world.

We are Rebels.

We think differently. We question preconceived ideas. We solve problems, we don’t just offer our “solutions” and hope they fit. Being a rebel is not about breaking rules and norms. It’s about questioning them and, when necessary, working to change them.

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Download a sample planset

Download Our PVSyst Energy Production Modeling Standards