Nickels Energy Solutions, LLC. - Profile & Reviews

Primary Lines of Business

  • Installer

  • Solar O&M Provider

  • Community Solar

Nickels Energy Solutions, LLC. - Profile & Reviews

Primary Lines of Business

  • Installer

  • Solar O&M Provider

  • Community Solar

Additional Services Offered

Additional Services Offered
  • Installation
  • Financing
  • Solar Repair & Maintenance
  • Community Solar

Why Work With Us

Why Work With Us

Nickels Energy Solutions (NES) provides high quality Solar PV installations and Electric Vehicle charger installations throughout Upstate NY. NES focuses first and foremost on our customer's goals at their property. We take the time to listen and understand what is important to you -- and then we develop a plan that will meet or exceed your goals. We make it easy to go solar with our free estimate process and our $0 down solar loan!

Whether you already have an Electric Vehicle OR think your next vehicle will be an Electric Vehicle, talk to NES about installing a charger as a part of your solar installation.

More About Us

More About Us

Nickels Energy Solutions was founded by Steve and Kevin Nickels - two brothers born and raised in Central NY. Steve developed a passion for renewable energy while earning his Mechanical Engineering Technology degree from Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). As the company President, Steve manages the design and installation of residential, commercial and ground mounted solar installations.

Kevin graduated from Le Moyne College and has worked as a sales professional in Central New York for many years. Kevin manages the Sales and Marketing activity for Nickels Energy Solutions as the company's Vice President.

Steve and Kevin are supported by five additional employees that manage the company's growing design, sales and solar installation needs.

NES prides itself on building strong relationships with its customers, while providing high quality solar installations throughout Upstate New York.

Technology Offered

Technology Offered
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Solar PV
  • Energy Storage

Reviews from Our Community

Reviews from Our Community
8 Reviews
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wbrown657
"NES did a great job start to finish!"
Reviewed Jul 11, 2018
"NES did a great job start to finish!"

When I originally contacted NES I made it clear to them that I definitely would not be getting a solar system right away. Even knowing that there was uncertainty they came right out to the house and answered all my questions, gave me an estimate, and kept in contact with ...

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Ltomlinson
"Tomlinson Solar Installation"
Reviewed Jul 03, 2018
"Tomlinson Solar Installation"

Nickels Energy Solutions Installed the three, free-standing solar arrays shown in their video link taken by a drone early this spring, Tomlinson Solar Project .
Throughout the process of design, acceptance, permitting, installation, and follow-up, we found Kevin and Steve to be very responsive, knowledgeable. We had several restrictions. Specifically, we ...

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marioroma85
"Great experience!!!"
Reviewed Sep 11, 2017
"Great experience!!!"

My husband and I have toyed with the idea of solar for some time. We visited trade shows in the area, Googled, and asked around.

When we sat down with Kevin Nickels, he outlined the cost savings for our home and provided us with personal statistics right out of the ...

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nealjohnson9
"Great team effort to get through a tough project with perfect ending"
Reviewed Jul 06, 2017
"Great team effort to get through a tough project with perfect ending"

I had talked to several solar companies with mixed impressions when I met up with the Nickels group. They answered my questions, and when they didn't know the answer, they promised to get back to me, and they did. Further, I felt they were giving me honest, straight forward answers ...

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cguteliu
"Great family business"
Reviewed May 23, 2017
"Great family business"

Kevin and Steve were the first to get a quote to us, came in with a great price and offered excellent products. It was comforting to have one of the owners (who is also an engineer) up on the roof doing the installation along with another engineer. Everything went smoothly ...

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jrwalker43
"Wonderful Experience"
Reviewed Dec 19, 2016
"Wonderful Experience"

Working with NES on my home PV system was a wonderful experience. Steve is extremely knowledgable and answered all of my questions. The system was installed within the timeframe specified (actually it was complete early) and I was kept informed at each step along the way. I would recommend anyone ...

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whafner1
"Great Service and Friendly Staff"
Reviewed Apr 15, 2016
"Great Service and Friendly Staff"

The experience with this company was world class. They walked us through the process of getting solar and showed the financial payback and why this made since for me . Would highly recommend this company .

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abbyn315
"All smiles"
Reviewed Mar 22, 2016
"All smiles"

We had a wonderful experience with our NES solar installation. The system was up and running in no time .
My husband with 35 + years in the construction management business was impressed.
The installation of the panels are neat and square to the structure . Their array was shown prior for our ...

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