Contractor Profile
Rank: 313

Built Well Solar

Capturing the power of the sun since 2001, Built Well Solar is Long Island’s original solar energy company. The company has designed and installed more PV system installations on Long Island than most other companies combined. In addition to being ranked among Solar Power World's "Top Solar Contractors" since its inception, Built Well Solar was voted "Best of Long Island" four years in a row and the winner in three categories in the "Nassau County’s Best Happening List," including best “Green Company." Licensed and insured, the company is Better Business Bureau A+ rated and is known for top-quality installations and personalized customer service.

2016 Top 500 Solar Contractors


Top 500 Rank #313

Total Megawatts Installed Since Founded7.10 Company Founded2001
Total Megawatts Installed 20151.10 LocationWantagh, NY
Employees18 Web
Primary MarketResidential Primary ServiceRooftop Contractor


2015 Top 500 Solar Contractors


Top 500 Rank #293

Total Megawatts Installed 2014 0.990 Company Founded2001
Employees16 LocationWantagh, NY
Primary MarketResidential Web
Primary ServiceRooftop Contractor  


2014 Top 400 Solar Contractors


Top 400 Rank #223

Total Megawatts Installed 20130.98 Employees15


2012 Top Solar Contractors


Top 250 Rank #212

Total Megawatts Installed 20120.2 Employees15


Featured Articles & Products

  • Built Well Solar starts special service company to stop critters building nests around solar panels

    Although it’s very rare, squirrels or pigeons sometimes set up home under solar panels. It’s warm and cozy in the gap between solar panels and the roof, creating an attractive nesting environment for these critters. Fewer than 1% of Built Well Solar’s thousands of customers have experienced this type of issue–sometimes not for many years after [Read More]

  • Dan Sabia, founder of Built Well Solar

    Long Island’s Built Well Solar hoping Trump sees the light

    “Donald Trump just needs to be educated about solar energy,” Long Island solar pioneer Dan Sabia said recently in reference to misinformation the now president-elect stated during his campaign. “During his campaign, Donald Trump said solar energy had a 32-year payback, which is ridiculous,” Mr. Sabia, founder and CEO of Built Well Solar, noted. “I [Read More]

  • Built Well Solar celebrates 15 years installing on Long Island

    Built Well Solar started in 2001 when its founder, a 9/11 first responder concerned about our dependence on foreign oil realized solar energy was the perfect energy-saving, cost-cutting solution for Long Islanders. Long Island’s original solar energy company, Built Well Solar celebrates its15th anniversary this year. The Chamber of Commerce of the Bellmores will commemorate [Read More]