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37 Most Innovative Los Angeles Based Solar Companies & Startups

This article showcases our top picks for the best Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles Solar Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

8minute Solar Energy

8minute Solar Energy

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8minute Solar Energy is the nation’s largest independent developer of solar PV and energy storage projects.

Better Earth

Better Earth

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Better Earth aims to create a more sustainable and better Earth through solar energy.

Better Earth

FortiFi

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FortiFi offers 100% financing to PACE approved, energy efficient upgrades to your home or commercial building.

Better Earth

Humble Motors

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Humble Motors is a tech company that invents solar-powered electric vehicles.

Better Earth

SolarMax Technology

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SolarMax Technology is a renewables & environment company that offers solar design and installation services.

Better Earth

Element 16 Technologies

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Improving industrial energy efficiency with thermal battery systems

Better Earth

Solar Merchant

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Nation’s First Online Marketplace Focused on the Small Commercial Solar Sector

Better Earth

SolarSkyrise

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SolarSkyrise is a solar energy company that provides software solutions to analyze solar design.

Better Earth

Arensis

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Arensis is a developer of distributed energy systems.

Better Earth

Electrum

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Electrum is an online marketplace for homeowners to find competitive offers on home solar, battery, and electrification products.

Better Earth

Chilicon Power

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Chilicon Power designs and manufactures grid-interactive inverter and monitoring solutions.

Better Earth

LA Solar Group

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LA Solar Group is a solar installation company that designs and installs solar panel installation and electrical equipment.

Better Earth

Pick My Solar

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Pick My Solar empowers communities to embrace sustainable tech by reducing complexity and choice, thus improving the quality of life.

Better Earth

Perch

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A sustainably produced tool that allows people of any age, whether they rent or own, to bring alternative energy into their daily routine.

Better Earth

ETC Solar

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Commercializes world’s highest-performing front contact technology for solar cells: the effectively transparent contacts (ETCs).

Better Earth

GROW Holdings

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GROW Holdings LLC is a Los Angeles-based company formed to develop green projects and technology, renewable energy, organic farming,

Better Earth

NanoClear Technologies

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NanoClear provides anti-fogging capabilities in consumer wearables and anti-frost performance in a variety of industrial applications.

Better Earth

Greenspire

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Greenspire facilitates national home savings programs. Our mission is to lower your cost of living by providing a sustainable lifestyle.

Better Earth

PermaCity

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PermaCity is a solar energy design and installation company that shares your belief that sustainable non-polluting energy.

Better Earth

Solar.com

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Americas Most Trusted Solar Marketplace.

Better Earth

GoGreenSolar.com

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GoGreenSolar is a company that sells and installs solar panel kits for family homes.

Better Earth

Sunflare

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Clean Energy, Solar, CIGS

Better Earth

Jinko Solar Việt Nam

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Better Earth

Martifer Solar USA

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solar photovoltaics EPC services

Better Earth

Radical Sun Systems

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Radical Sun Systems provides solar energy using Concentrated Photo-Voltaics solutions

Better Earth

V3Solar

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V3Solar invents and designs innovative solar products based on its dynamic spin patent pending technology.

Better Earth

BrightSolar Capital LLC

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Solar project finance and installation company

Better Earth

Power Synergies

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Power Synergies expertise in water appliances, seismic retrofitting and solar installations for various kinds of project applications.

Better Earth

Wysper

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Next-Gen Stealth Drone Technology

Better Earth

Greenstar Foundation

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Building a solar-powered community center that delivers electricity, pure water, health and education information, and a wireless Internet.

Better Earth

Plugitin Solar

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Fulfill your electricity needs with the services of the Best Solar Company, Plugitin Solar

Better Earth

US-MOST

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US-MOST is a engineering company that provides turn-key services to utilities and contractors.

Better Earth

Treepublic

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Treepublic is an online marketplace for solar energy equipment.

Better Earth

Sunnect Solar, llc

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Taking Solar and Lighting Forward

Better Earth

SOLSOL

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SOLSOL charges iPhone, Android, GoPros & other mobile tech.

Better Earth

PBTP Solar Contractors

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PBTP Solar Contractors is a design-build firm specializing in solar hot water, heating and photovoltaic power systems.

Better Earth

Cal Solar

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Cal Solar provides solar PV, solar water heating, battery storage, and EV charging systems.

Written by Mark Smith

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