Contractor Profile
Rank: 9

Baker Electric

Founded in 1938, Baker Electric is a closely-held corporation under the leadership of fourth generation family members. It provides comprehensive pre-construction services and the planning, coordination, design/build, in-house electrical engineering and project management of any size project from initial design to follow-up maintenance. Baker Electric’s team of experts also specializes in utility-scale solar.

2016 Top 500 Solar Contractors


Top 500 Rank #9

Total Megawatts Installed Since Founded 614.20 Company Founded1938
Total Megawatts Installed 2015 421.76 LocationEscondido, CA
Employees 650 Web
Primary MarketUtility Primary ServiceElectrical Subcontractor


2015 Top 500 Solar Contractors


Top 500 Rank #21

Total Megawatts Installed 2014 71.397 Company Founded1938
Employees522 LocationEscondido, CA
Primary MarketUtility Web
Primary ServiceEPC  


2014 Top 400 Solar Contractors


Top 400 Rank #91

Total Megawatts Installed 20135.608 Employees79


2012 Top Solar Contractors


Top 250 Rank #112

Total Megawatts Installed 20122.02 Employees34


Featured Articles & Products

  • Baker Electric offers Tesla Powerwall, LG Chem, Sonnen and Enphase home batteries

    Baker Electric Solar, an industry-leading Southern California solar provider has furthered its commitment to becoming the area’s premier resource for the finest integrated energy solutions. By offering the best in both solar and energy storage, Baker is providing homeowners with expanded capabilities for smart energy production, management and control. The goal is to give homeowners [Read More]

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    Baker Electric installs 164-kW carport solar system for Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito

    Baker Electric Solar, a full-service solar company, recently designed and installed a 164-kW solar system for the Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito (BGCSD) Solana Beach location. Over the first year, the club will see approximately 30% savings on its annual electricity spend based on past consumption—saving an estimated $11,000. Over the 25-year PPA [Read More]

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    Baker Electric named EPC for NEC ES grid energy storage project

    Baker Electric Inc. has been named the engineering, procurement and construction contractor for NEC Energy Solutions’ grid energy storage project for Southern California Edison. Baker Electric announced it has been named the EPC for NEC Energy Solutions’ (NEC ES) grid energy storage pilot system for Southern California Edison. The storage system project is under a pre-approved energy [Read More]