Highlight Solar - Profile & Reviews

Primary Lines of Business

  • Installer

  • Electrical Contractor

  • Solar O&M Provider

Highlight Solar - Profile & Reviews

Primary Lines of Business

  • Installer

  • Electrical Contractor

  • Solar O&M Provider

Additional Services Offered

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

Why Work With Us

Why Work With Us

We are the Bay Area's leading residential and commercial solar panel installation company and energy storage provider. We offer free solar electric site inspection, free solar financial analysis, free solar electric system design and professional solar panels installation - A complete turnkey solution.

We are licensed, bonded and insured.
We are Diamond Certified.
A+ rated with the BBB.
Top rated 5-stars on Yelp and Solar Reviews.
Top 500 contractor in the US by Solar Power World.
Best of San Jose and the Bay Area.

Our professional solar panel installers have an extensive experience and will build your solar electric system and your energy storage to the highest standards - Which make us the preferred energy partner for meeting your residential and commercial solar power needs.

Also, Pool owners can double their swimming season by installing pool solar panels (collectors). It is more dependable, durable and economical than heating pumps and gas heaters - There is no need to replace your existing filtration system.

We carry many financing options too! Highlight Solar is leading all the great financing options today. We have many options to go solar with PACE and no money down

More About Us

More About Us

Highlight Solar have been in the solar industry since 2008. Our mission is to educate the marketplace and supply the highest quality solar products. We provide a turnkey solution to our customers and manage the solar project from beginning to end.

We are the fastest growing solar installation company in San Jose and Northern California. We offer:
- The longest full solar warranty workmanship - 20 years
- The longest solar production guarantee - 20 years
- The only solar installation company that is accredited by the Project Management Institute (PMI) & a member of the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE).
- We buy directly from the manufacturer saving the consumer money
- We have partnered with local public schools in California to support Educational Funds.
- We are a member of the BBB with A+ Rating
- Bay Area residents voted us 5-Star Solar Installer on Yelp & Solar Reviews.
- We are a Sunpower dealer
- We are top rated in:
A) Microinverter & SolarEdge installations
B) In San Jose
C) In Santa Clara county
D) In San Mateo county
E) In Alameda county
F) Fastest installation from signed contract to interconnection

Technology Offered

Technology Offered

Case Studies

Case Studies

Reviews from Our Community

Reviews from Our Community
19 Reviews
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sandeepnij
"Highlight Solar is outstanding!"
Reviewed Sep 24, 2017
"Highlight Solar is outstanding!"

I had an outstanding experience with Highlight Solar from start to finish. I researched this a lot and finally decided that I wanted to own the panels outright. I narrowed my choice down to two vendors, Highlight Solar and one other vendor who was slightly lower cost. I then started ...

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alayleh
"Super Solar Dean"
Reviewed Sep 22, 2017
"Super Solar Dean"

I would highly recommend Highlight Solar! Dean and his staff are incredibly professional and run a very honest and a professional business. Dean always went above and beyond to ensure customers are satisfied. My experience with this company and their products and service was much higher than average and I ...

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rguyman
"On time, Great quality and excellent customer service"
Reviewed Sep 08, 2017
"On time, Great quality and excellent customer service"

We have now had Highlight solar install solar on two of our homes. We selected them after considering several companies. They do quality work, are very responsive and complete the projects on time or on a faster schedule that they lay out at the start of the project. Very easy ...

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Ljrum
"Highly Recommend Highlight Solar"
Reviewed Aug 13, 2017
"Highly Recommend Highlight Solar"

Highlight Solar was highly recommended by a neighbor who used them to install panels on their new home. We were impressed with the knowledgeable sales person. Their price was considerably lower than the other companies with which we met. We built a custom home with many roof angles and two ...

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sazheng
"great solar contractor "
Reviewed Jul 28, 2017
"great solar contractor "

I am very happy with Highlight Solar's work. I have 4 to 5 quotes from different companies. And Highlight is most responsive and informative. I work with their sales rap Eddy, he is very nice, and he came for home visit right after I submit the inquirer. And he fight ...

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maramdeiranieh
"Excellent"
Reviewed Jul 27, 2017
"Excellent"

This is an excellent company and Dean the owner runs a very honest and outstanding business. I highly recommend!

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robinstara12
"My Experience with Highlight Solar"
Reviewed Jul 27, 2017
"My Experience with Highlight Solar"

I was a new consumer to the solar industry and it was an overwhelming task shopping around for the best company to service an installation at my new home in the Bay Area. I was amazingly lucky to come across a 5-star recommendation for Highlight Solar. What really got me ...

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crishmukhirji
"Excellent Professional Installers!"
Reviewed Jul 24, 2017
"Excellent Professional Installers!"

I searched for an installation company compatible with my expectations and budget for several weeks and approached Highlight Solar after great recommendations by several friends who had similar work done for their homes. I was quickly impressed by the sales representative who took his time to answer all my questions ...

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napoli001
"Great job"
Reviewed Jul 23, 2017
"Great job"


I highly recommend Highlight Solar for good reasons.
I just got solar installed on my roof. I got several quotes and selected highlight solar based on both price as well as other reviews on YELP.

I interacted with Dean at highlight solar for my installation and I can say that ...

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djturnsignal
"Happy As Can Be !!!!!"
Reviewed Jul 19, 2017
"Happy As Can Be !!!!!"

Dean responded quickly, was able to answer all my questions and made me feel good about moving forward, now that my system has zeroed my bill it has saved me over $600 in gas since my electric car purchase. Can not wait to put this on my rental property.

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samanta38
"The Best Solar Installer In Silicon Valley California!"
Reviewed Jul 18, 2017
"The Best Solar Installer In Silicon Valley California!"

We had an amazing experience end to end working with Dean and Highlight Solar. Ours was a complex new construction project for a luxury home in Cupertino and we interviewed/shortlisted multiple solar companies (realize that not everyone specializes in new construction) but Dean/Highlight Solar beat everyone in terms ...

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randallylee
"It is never easy ..."
Reviewed Jul 17, 2017
"It is never easy ..."

It is never easy taking on a project for the home such as a solar installation that has a lot of factors to consider like long term economic benefit ROI, good impact for the environment, proper sizing, impact to the roof and ,
frankly speaking , how to get the best aesthetic ...

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sal.m.shafi
"Trusted, Informative, consultative"
Reviewed Jul 14, 2017
"Trusted, Informative, consultative"

Great Company.

They did what they promised. No harsh sales. People you can trust. I have already referred them to my friends who wants solar. Follw-up is great.

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dlthai
"Excellent Service from Highlight Solar"
Reviewed Jul 14, 2017
"Excellent Service from Highlight Solar"

Highlight installed our solar system and we are upgrading the system with additional panels. From the initial quote to the installation and start up, the work was top notch. The system has delivered more energy than we had anticipated. It is superior to a previous system we had installed by ...

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aalhait
"Most knowledgeable solar expertise around"
Reviewed Jul 14, 2017
"Most knowledgeable solar expertise around"

I've had a solar system for over 11 years now. My old system was installed by a Costco vendor which back then was a good experience, but 4 years in, I had some breakdown in the system and they helped me a little bit, but my warranty expired 5 years ...

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lincwu
"Highlight Solar Is The Right Company For Me"
Reviewed Jul 14, 2017
"Highlight Solar Is The Right Company For Me"

To make sure we chose the right company to build our solar system, I received several bids from the vendors in the South Bay. I decided to choose Highlight Solar because they reacted quickly and did the most comprehensive analysis to meet my requirements. The installation went smoothly. My solar ...

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noor981
"Best Experience & Value"
Reviewed Jul 13, 2017
"Best Experience & Value"

I was so confused on which solar company to go with until I came across HighlightSolar. They provided the best customer experience and value across the board. The best decision I made was going with them for my solar needs. Thank you, thank you, thank you.

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m3tek
"Best of the best! Look no further!"
Reviewed Jul 13, 2017
"Best of the best! Look no further!"

My experience working with Highlight Solar has been nothing but FIRST CLASS from start to finish and beyond, so it's easy to see why they have a 5-star rating from their customers.

It's been over 18 months+ since we've had solar panels installed on our newly remodeled home and we ...

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b.berkeley789
"Still delighted 2 years after installation"
Reviewed Jun 27, 2017
"Still delighted 2 years after installation"

Our installation was done in August 2015. From estimate to completion, we were and still are delighted with Highlight Solar. They gave good advice during the system design stage, offered best pricing among multiple bids, paid incredible attention to detail on the installation as if it were for their own ...

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