Always strive to go above and beyond.
Ben Hernstedt Co-Founder
About Us

Founded in Sacramento California we are a full-service solar company, offering solar energy solutions for homes and businesses. In our early days we worked as installers and engineers for some of the most well-known solar companies in the country. Today we have 45 years combined experience in design and installation of solar. This is why we will always continue to raise the bar in  engineering, construction, and customer service. We work hard to maintain a high standard of professionalism and integrity - and we always will. Our dedicated staff of energy advisors, engineers, installers, and technicians are under one roof to provide the best service to our clients. Everyone at ILUM SOLAR has a passion for what we do and we show this by always going above and beyond customer expectations.

VIsion

Workmanship

We have over 45 years combined installation and solar experience.

  • Proven track record
  • Trained professional installers
  • Attention to detail

Support

Leading customer service before and after installation.

  • Around the clock support
  • In house technicians here to help
  • 24/7 system monitoring

Integrity

We live up to the highest standards of ethics.

  • Leading by example
  • Candid and truthful
  • We earn the trust of our clients
ilum solar conducts all aspects of solar installation from site visits, engineering, construction, commissioning, and monitoring for the life of the system.
California Certified
We are certified profesionals in the solar industry.
ILUM SOLAR provides services to homeowners, general contractors, properties, schools, commercial buildings, agribusiness, manufacturers, industrial factories, and farms. We are certified to meet the highest of standards and will always provide top quality workmanship.
CA Lic #1009260
Leadership
ilum solar's team is comprised of experts in every aspect of solar.
Robert Dean
co-founder, design and engineering
Ben Hernstedt
co-founder, operations manager
Chris Talley
Chief Operating Officer
Andrew Stock
Vice President of Sales
Tony Hoff
foreman, lead electrician
Will Ashway
installation manager, lead installer
Rae Cutfinger
Commercial Supervisor, Electrician
Rebecca Alvarado
marketing manager
Vanessa Henson
Project Manager
Trever Mickelson
PV Designer