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About the Earthwise Solar team

Elliott Nissim, President of Earthwise Solar, started in the building industry in the late 70’s in mechanical and architectural drafting. Through the 80’s and 90’s, he worked alongside architects and engineers in the design of architectural, and later, energy efficiency and energy management projects for buildings and renewable energy plants. Elliott has earned the CEM designation from the Association of Energy Engineers, SMA from Building Owners and Managers Institute, CEOE from The American Hotel & Motel Association besides for holding the “B” General Building and “C46” Solar Contractor licenses.

Steve Ugalde is young, energetic and bi-lingual. Steve has grown up in the Temecula Valley and has been with our company for five years in the construction and installation department and has grown to now manage projects and share his knowledge with new clients.

Today, Earthwise Solar, originally named Earthwise Energy, designs and installs solar and wind systems for electricity generation and solar thermal for both domestic hot water and pool heating in the Southern California market.

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Elliott Nissim, President


Steve Ugalde, Installation Specialist