Nickels Energy Solutions, LLC. - Profile & Reviews

Primary Lines of Business

  • Installer

  • Roofer

  • Solar O&M Provider

Nickels Energy Solutions, LLC. - Profile & Reviews

Primary Lines of Business

  • Installer

  • Roofer

  • Solar O&M Provider

Additional Services Offered

Additional Services Offered
  • Installation
  • Financing
  • Roofing
  • 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
16 Reviews
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wleach
"Great Service"
Reviewed Nov 06, 2018
"Great Service"

Kevin and Steven did a great job throughout the entire process. They were honest about our system capabilities and patient as we worked with them to trim the shade trees to increase our system performance. I would have no reservations about recommending NES to anyone. They do great work, and ...

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parkerk325
"Good Solutions"
Reviewed Oct 13, 2018
"Good Solutions"

When we got serious and began our Solar inquiry we got a lot of help from EnergySage and the ability to research and take bids without direct contact really eased our minds. We had decided we wanted a local company and Nickels Energy seemed to fit the bill. They had ...

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karl.parker11
"Super service"
Reviewed Oct 11, 2018
"Super service"

Quality work from quality people. Exceptional effort was made to keep us informed and educated to the whole process. From our first meeting until the job was completed the level of professionalism and the superb communication was tremendous. I will certainly recommend Nickels Energy to everyone.

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michaelle1996
"Quality Install from Nickels Energy Solutions"
Reviewed Oct 10, 2018
"Quality Install from Nickels Energy Solutions"

I value quality in my work as a Nurse and my installer Nickels Energy did a fantastic job. First I give then credit for a well organized introduction to the Solar system. Easy explanation step by step. Nurses use clinical pathway, Nickels called it project timeline and stood true all ...

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wlarue
"Solar panels saving me big bucks, especially powering my new Nissan Leaf"
Reviewed Sep 13, 2018
"Solar panels saving me big bucks, especially powering my new Nissan Leaf"

When I decided to buy a 2018 Nissan Leaf, it seemed like a great time to also consider solar panels to offset my higher utility bills from charging my new electric. Thankfully, I selected Nickels Energy Solutions for this solar project as well as installing a ChargePoint Level 2 charger ...

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srhiemst
"Excellent service from a true expert"
Reviewed Aug 04, 2018
"Excellent service from a true expert"

NES proved itself as an excellent partner for our home. Steve, who led the sales as well as the installation, is a smart young man with passion and excellent work ethic. He was clear about the benefits and potential watch outs from the very beginning. He guided us throughout the ...

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zetawaves
"High quality of service through every step of the process"
Reviewed Jul 30, 2018
"High quality of service through every step of the process"

Kevin and Steve were extremely professional and provided the highest quality of service I could have hoped for. The project was beautifully completed with all my questions and concerns addressed very timely. So far my actual energy production has aligned with what was predicted prior to installation. I hope to ...

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nowavesnoworries
"Excellent company"
Reviewed Jul 26, 2018
"Excellent company"

They know their products and are completely professional. One of my best home improvement experiences

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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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