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By James Kennedy, Founder and President Beach Cities Solar Consulting LLC


Commercial solar carports do more than create shade and shelter vehicles from the sun and rain — they generate valuable electricity for your business and increase the value of your real estate while providing a sustainable source of electricity and revenue that you can use to grow your business, reduce your carbon footprint, and lower your company’s utility bills.

What Is A Commercial Solar Carport, And How Does It Work?

A commercial solar carport is designed to provide shade and protection for vehicles while incorporating solar panels to generate electricity.  It typically consists of a durable framework that supports solar panels on top, allowing them to produce solar energy.  The electricity generated can power nearby facilities, offsetting energy costs.

What Makes Solar Carports A Valuable Investment?

Solar carports make it easy to take advantage of unused potential in your parking area. In addition to protecting the vehicles of your employees, customers, and tenants, they’re a valuable source of revenue that will generate clean, green energy year after year.

Most importantly, designs like single-pillar carports have a small footprint, which means you can maximize the number of parking spaces and energy production on your property. As the need for renewable energy increases and the desire for cleaner skies skyrockets, solar carports in your parking lot will become an asset that will make your property stand out.

Solar Carport
This solar carport at Firestone Walker Brewery provides employees and distribution trucks covered parking while generating renewable energy to power operations!
What Factors Influence Solar Carport Design?

Our EPC partners can design a wide range of commercial solar carports for your property. We’re happy to help you choose the style that best fits your parking area, your desired energy production, and the aesthetic you’re looking for.

What’s The Process For Installing Commercial Solar Carports?

Our EPC partners engineers and construction teams are experts at their craft.  They will thoroughly test the desired design and prepare the site for commercial solar panel installation: https://www.beachcitiessolarconsulting.com/commercial-solar-panel-installation/. Our EPC partners adhere to the strictest quality and safety standards, and they guarantee compliance with all building and safety codes.

Can A Commercial Solar Carport Be Customized To Fit My Business Needs?

Yes, commercial solar carports can be customized to fit your company’s needs.  The design and configuration of a solar carport can be tailored to match your available space, energy requirements, and aesthetic preferences.  Many of our clients also incorporate electric vehicle charging into their design, providing another employee benefit.

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