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101 Most Innovative New York Based Solar Companies & Startups

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This article showcases our top picks for the best New York based Solar companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Solar industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top New York Solar Startups

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Sunlight Financial

Sunlight Financial

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Sunlight Financial is a premier, technology-enabled point-of-sale financing company.

Piedmont Lithium

Piedmont Lithium

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Piedmont Lithium is an emerging lithium company.

Piedmont Lithium

Bright Power

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Bright Power provides practical energy management and solar energy solutions.

Piedmont Lithium

UGE

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UGE delivers immediate savings to businesses through the low cost of solar energy.

Piedmont Lithium

Dimensional Energy

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Dimensional Energy uses photochemistry to produce environmentally responsible polymers and chemicals for its industrial partners.

Piedmont Lithium

Enernet Global

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Enernet Global is a distributor of tailored energy solutions for commercial, industrial, remote community, and utility customers.

Piedmont Lithium

SolarKal

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SolarKal is the largest B2B solar energy marketplace in the US, connecting organizations to solar providers who compete for their business.

Piedmont Lithium

Blue Planet Funding

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Blue Planet finances and structures Development, Construction and Long-term Ownership of Renewable Energy Assets.

Piedmont Lithium

pvilion

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Pvilion designs and manufactures flexible PV solar structures and products.

Piedmont Lithium

Blockchain Triangle

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Smart Climate & Infrastructure Finance

Piedmont Lithium

Level Solar

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Level Solar is a renewables and environment company that provides solar systems and installation services.

Piedmont Lithium

Solar One

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Solar One mission is to empower people with the knowledge and resources to unleash and build sustainability in their communities.

Piedmont Lithium

SunFarmer

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SunFarmer provides solar energy for hospitals, schools, businesses, and farms in developing countries.

Piedmont Lithium

AWS Truepower

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A global renewable energy firm providing quality, innovative energy engineering and advisory services.

Piedmont Lithium

Ace Ventures

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ACE Ventures provides project origination, development, financing, EPC, and asset management services for PV Solar energy projects.

Piedmont Lithium

Arista Power

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Arista is a developer and manufacturer of renewable power solutions. From wind turbines, solar energy systems and custom-designed.

Piedmont Lithium

Prism Solar Technologies

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Prism Solar Technologies designs and manufactures products that improve the efficiency of solar energy collection.

Piedmont Lithium

Standard Industries

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Standard Industries is a global, diversified holding company with interests in building materials.

Piedmont Lithium

Desert Sunlight Investment

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Desert Sunlight Investment operates solar photovoltaic faciliities.

Piedmont Lithium

GameChange Solar

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GameChange Solar are changing the world by making the solar affordable.

Piedmont Lithium

Solar Energy Systems

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Solar Energy Systems has been developing, financing, designing, engineering, installing, operating and maintaining solar systems.

Piedmont Lithium

Columbus Photovoltaics

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Columbus Photovoltaics is a solar research company that develops an ultra-thin add-on layer to silicon solar cells.

Piedmont Lithium

Pelican Renewables

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Pelican Renewables funds Louisiana residential and commercial renewable energy projects.

Piedmont Lithium

Liberated Energy

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Liberated Energy provides solution for energy, also researching alternative for world energy solutions.

Piedmont Lithium

Common Energy

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Servicing Platform for Clean Energy Developers

Piedmont Lithium

Sky Wolf Wind Turbine

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Sky Wolf Wind Turbine is a designer, manufacturer, and supplier of a solar hybrid diffused augmented wind turbine.

Piedmont Lithium

Locus Energy

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Software monitoring and analytics for the solar industry.

Piedmont Lithium

Safari Energy

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Safari Energy is a provider of solar energy solutions for commercial customers.

Piedmont Lithium

MPOWERD

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Transforming lives with thoughtfully designed, clean technology which provide moments of wonder.

Piedmont Lithium

Terra-Gen Power

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Terra-Gen Power is a renewable energy company focused on geothermal, wind and solar power generation.

Piedmont Lithium

Terra-Gen

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Terra-Gen is a utility company providing wind, geothermal and solar generation services.

Piedmont Lithium

Voltaic Systems

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Portable solar chargers and solar panels for powering phones, cameras, tablets, laptops and lights. Based in Brooklyn, NY

Piedmont Lithium

Venture Solar

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Venture Solar is replacing electricity produced from dirty oil with renewable energy from the sun,Based in Greenpoint,Brooklyn.

Piedmont Lithium

Caithness Energy

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Caithness Energy, L.L.C, an independent power producer, engages in the development, acquisition, operation, and management of renewable

Piedmont Lithium

Greenbacker Group

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Greenbacker Group is a renewable energy company.

Piedmont Lithium

CPower

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CPower delivers targeted energy management services and solutions for strategic energy reduction initiatives of companies.

Piedmont Lithium

Sol Alliance

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Sol Alliance offers solutions to landowners and building owners that would like to participate in the solar revolution.

Piedmont Lithium

Con Edison Development

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Con Edison Development is a utilities company specializing in solar, wind, and energy storage installation services.

Piedmont Lithium

Green Street Power Partners

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GSPP finances, develops, owns and operates solar energy systems for businesses, schools and nonprofits throughout the northeast.

Piedmont Lithium

UE SYSTEMS

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UE SYSTEMS is an engineering company that offers ultrasonic plant reliability and energy conservation services.

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Wendel Energy Services

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Wendel Energy Services is provide solar thermal evaluations.

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Native American Energy Group

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Native American Energy Group specializes in energy resource development and management with solar energy solutions.

Piedmont Lithium

Antares Group

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An engineering and development firm focused on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency projects.

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Aris Energy Solutions

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Aris delights clients with world class energy products and turnkey solutions achieving economic, sustainability, and resiliency goals.

Piedmont Lithium

GROUPHUG

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GROUPHUG is an e-commerce company that offers solar panels and related accessories.

Piedmont Lithium

Apex Solar Power

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Apex Solar Power is a renewables & environment company that provides designing and installation services.

Piedmont Lithium

NYS Electric & Gas

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NYS Electric & Gas Corp provides electricity and gas to its customers.

Piedmont Lithium

Urban Energy

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Urban Solar and Energy Storage Development

Piedmont Lithium

SmartBE

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Smartbe is the first intelligent baby stroller of the new generation.

Piedmont Lithium

Totem Power

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Totem is a distributed energy storage product that includes expansive smart city functionality. Smart power designed for people.

Piedmont Lithium

Alternus Energy Inc

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Alternus Energy Inc is a power producer in the field of green energy primarily concentrating on solar energy.

Piedmont Lithium

solarwall

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air heating system has one of the fastest energy return-on-investments for a solar technology.

Piedmont Lithium

Ecogy Solar

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Ecogy Solar develops projects and deploys private capital to help businesses, municipalities, and utilities reduce their energy costs.

Piedmont Lithium

Silicon Solar

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Silicon Solar is a a research and development firm

Piedmont Lithium

Csolidated Edis

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Con Edison is a organization offering renewable energy, environmental services, and cost-effective energy management services.

Piedmont Lithium

Iconic Renewables

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End-to-End Renewable Energy Solutions

Piedmont Lithium

Greenwood Sustainable Infrastructure

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Greenwood Sustainable Infrastructure controls 30 subsidiaries and is focused mainly on aviation, energy, and finance.

Piedmont Lithium

Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc.

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Orange and Rockland Utilities is an oil & energy company specializing in online bill payment and redressal services.

Piedmont Lithium

Mirabito Energy Products

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Mirabito Energy Products is an oil & energy company providing energy services.

Piedmont Lithium

YSG Solar

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Solar Energy Development Company

Piedmont Lithium

Astoria Energy LLC

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Astoria Energy LLC (“AE”) currently owns and operates a power generating facility with a total capacity of over 550MW.

Piedmont Lithium

OnForce Solar

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OnForce Solar is a vertically integrated solar energy company that develops, designs, finances, installs and maintains solar energy systems.

Piedmont Lithium

AGRION

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Global Professional Cleantech Network

Piedmont Lithium

DRS

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DRS is a solar company that provides renewable energy management solutions for various businesses.

Piedmont Lithium

Energy By Choice, LTD

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Solar energy can slash your energy bills and make Long Island a greener place for you and your family.

Piedmont Lithium

SUNation Solar Systems

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SUNation Solar Systems is a solar power installation company that creates a sustainable world through renewable and clean energy.

Piedmont Lithium

Phazer Electric

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Phazer Electric provides utility consulting and applicant design services for commercial & industrial wiring for power and lighting systems.

Piedmont Lithium

Solar Senior Capital

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A closed-end investment company that has elected to be treated as a business development company under the Investment Company Act of 1940

Piedmont Lithium

EnterSolar

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EnterSolar is a leading provider of solar photovoltaic systems that provides turn-key solar solutions for commercial clients.

Piedmont Lithium

SolarChange

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Solarchange Gathers A Network Of Services And Applications Meant To Improve And Increase The Use Of Solar Energy Worldwide.

Piedmont Lithium

Monolith Solar Associates, LLC

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Monolith Solar Associates is a renewables & environment company providing commercial solar design and installation services.

Piedmont Lithium

Grid Symphony Inc.

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Grid Symphony is an award-winning smart power grid and smart building technology company.

Piedmont Lithium

City Electric Company Inc

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City Electric Company is a wholesale company providing electrical, solar, voice data, and video products.

Piedmont Lithium

Mehl Electric & Communications

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Mehl Electric & Communications is a developer and constructor of electrical construction, solar and structured cabling.

Piedmont Lithium

Mercury solar systems

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Mercury Solar Systems provides solar energy services for commercial, industrial, institutional, non-profit and public clients.

Piedmont Lithium

National Solar Technologies

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manufactures, engineers and supplies a wide range of solar energy systems and solutions.

Piedmont Lithium

Solaire Capital

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Solar Finance and Solar Project Acquisitions

Piedmont Lithium

RadiantREIT

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RadiantREIT will be the first-ever investment trust to bring mortgage REITs to the solar energy market.

Piedmont Lithium

The Solar Guys

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The Solar Guys specialize in the renewable energy sector with the supply of solar-powered and energy-saving solutions to homeowners.

Piedmont Lithium

ZHCSolar

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ZHCSolar is the Engineering Background Company in Renewable Energy Industry

Piedmont Lithium

Samba Energy

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Samba Energy designs and develops products and solutions that focus on efficient use of energy and offers Samba Sunspotter.

Piedmont Lithium

EarthKind Energy

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EarthKind Energy was created out of a passion to provide green solutions that minimize the financial and environmental costs of energy.

Piedmont Lithium

Windstream Energy

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Windstream Energy is a operator of a 300MW offshore wind farm intended to create a renewable electrcity.

Piedmont Lithium

Phoebus Optoelectronics

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Phoebus Optoelectronics provides custom designing and device development services for metamaterials and photonic crystals fields.

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ACES ENERGY

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Alternative Carbon Energy Systems is a Renewables & Environment company that provides Geothermal Ground Source Heat Pumps and Solar PV.

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SunTegra

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Integrated Solar Technology is dedicated to developing the next generation of integrated solar products.

Piedmont Lithium

Susten Solar

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SustenCorp is an engineering and consulting company focused on designing solutions in the fields of solar energy.

Piedmont Lithium

Kean Wind Turbines

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Kean Wind Turbines to design and manufacture the most efficient, affordable, compact, durable, safe, and unobtrusive wind turbine.

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Canrom Photovoltaics

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Canrom is devoting all of its resources to the development of a thin-film CdTe based solar electric module.

Piedmont Lithium

Haywood Dorland Energy Capital

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Haywood Dorland Energy Capital, LLC is a fundless sponsor that is active in the renewable energy sector.

Piedmont Lithium

NuEnergy Group

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NuEnergy Group, Inc. manufactures and distributes alternative energy resources that include photovoltaic, wind, and solar energy.

Piedmont Lithium

Social Solar

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Social Solar is a Renewables & Environment company.

Piedmont Lithium

Patriot Energy Solution

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Patriot Energy Solution is one of the most affordable solar companies on Long Island.

Piedmont Lithium

Urbanstrong

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We install living plant walls and green rooftop gardens that boost property values, save energy, and improve occupant health and wellness.

Piedmont Lithium

Light Energy Direct

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Simplified Lighting and Energy Solutions

Piedmont Lithium

US Light Energy

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US Light Energy offers renewable energy, commercial, utility solar systems, photovoltaic, solar farms and project development services.

Piedmont Lithium

Wyetree

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Wyetree provides solutions in the fields of cleaner and renewable energy that are both cost-effective.

Piedmont Lithium

TerraWatt Power

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TerraWatt Power is changing the way we harness solar power

Piedmont Lithium

Better Energy Service Inc

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BESI qualified staff are BPI certified and trained to provide you with the services required to reduce energy usage in your home.

Piedmont Lithium

Earthtech Products

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Earthtech Products is an e-commerce platform that specializes in solar products for residential and commercial.

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Divvy

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Divvy is an online platform that enables users to crowdfund for green infrastructure at schools.

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