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What Happens at This Stage?At the design stage, EI Solutions will determine theactual placement and layout of the modules, panelsand other components of your system. This is whenimportant architectural issues will be addressed,including the physical look of your final installationand whether it will be mounted on the roof, ground,or other location.What Happens at This Stage?Much more detailed than the design phase, the engineering stage is where all of theminute specifications of your solar system get determined. At this point, we will specifythe type of wiring, connector boxes, PV panel supports and other components that will beused in your final installation, as well as address any anticipated structural problems.What to ExpectAt the end of the engineering phase, EI Solutions will present you with a finished systemdesign for your approval, including a final installation price. Once approved, we submitthis design to your local building department so that they can issue the necessarypermits.The EI Solutions Difference: Comprehensive Solar System PlansEI Solutions utilizes the engineering phase to develop acomprehensive solar system plan that's not only tailored to yourfacility, but achieves the financial goals established in your customSolar Savings Strategy. Thanks to our full on-site engineering auditof your facility, you're assured of receiving the best-cost solutionthat meets your specific solar energy needs.What Happens at This Stage?When it comes to solar power systems, allcomponents are definitely not created equal. Thereare a host of suppliers offering a wide variety ofphotovoltaic (PV) panels including monocrystalline,polycrystalline, thin-film, and others. Each of thesesolar technologies comes with its owncharacteristics, efficiencies, and costs.What to ExpectEI Solutions will recommend specific components — including panels, inverters, mountingsystems, and more — based on the particular needs of your project and its location. Forexample, we pay particular attention to the weather patterns at your site in order torecommend the type of solar panel technology that will provide the most energy over thecourse of the year at the most effective price.The EI Solutions Difference: Wide Selection from Many Trusted SuppliersEI Solutions has long-term relationships with many different suppliers and an intimateunderstanding of the specifications of each component. We work hard to build a systemthat's optimized for your company, your needs, and your site.