BBL Solar Design


WHAT we do:

We are a drafting service for the solar industry.

We primarily provide Permit Packages for residential & commercial PV projects.  We also provide services such as design review, conceptual design, consulting & engineering to compliment your existing drafting.

We provide best in class engineering, documentation, Code compliance & value engineering available to help you get your projects permitted & construction ready.  By virtue of over 20 years experience in engineering in the PV industry & doing the hard work of staying on top of Code compliance, product innovations & industry trends, we are positioned to provide excellence in PV Design.  Our mission is to provide PV Plans & Designs that are safe, Code-compliant, aesthetically pleasing & save resources in both the design & installation of all the projects. 

NABCEP Certified since 2005. 
Professional. Efficient. Cost effective. 

WHO we do it for:

Solar installers, electricians, roofers, general contractors, equipment distributors, architects, engineers, sales consultants, business owners & homeowners.

Since WHEN:

Founded in 2007.

Over 16 years of experience designing solar.  BBL Solar Design has designed over 60 Megawatts of PV installations. 


Headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area.  We design projects in all 50 states of the US.


To create a more responsible world through wise proliferation of renewable energy.

To ensure safety in all PV designs & to help mainstream the adoption of solar energy through intelligent design & lowered design & labor costs. 

To help you meet or beat your project schedule and budgets.

The BBL Solar Design Team has helped reduce permitting costs and streamlined review requirements in numerous jurisdictions.

We are committed to excellence in PV Design & communication.

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Smart PV Design

WHAT OUR CLIENTS SAY excellent resource for Solar Electric Designs. He can design a 2 kW project or a 2 MW project. He is an excellent communicator, easy to work with and I highly recommend him for anyone that needs Solar Electric Design resources.”

-J.A., GroSolar

BBL Solar Design delivered great results on a project that had a lot of moving pieces and a short timeline. Brian is extremely knowledgeable about commercial solar project design & engineering and his practice reflects it.”

-M.L., SolarCity

“I always find them to be dedicated to and highly knowledgeable of the PV industry: major components, design best practices and code compliance. Coupled with excellent design skills, they make a true asset to any PV need.”

-B.T., SunPower Corp.


phone:  415.269.3610