our story

Founded in 2004, Ecotech Solar is Whatcom County’s first locally owned and operated solar contractor. Drawing on projects and experience from eleven countries on five continents, Ecotech designs and installs premium solar electric systems using locally-made equipment and provides valuable consulting services. We will work closely with you to develop a customized solar energy system suited to your individual project requirements and budget. We’ve helped hundreds of your neighbors go solar, and we’d love to work with you, too.

Ecotech founder, Dana Brandt, earned his electrical engineering degree from Seattle Pacific University. He traveled to Europe where he earned a Master of Science degree in Renewable Energy. Dana has published in Home Power and Solar Pro magazines regarding AC micro-grid technology. He has served as president of Washington Solar Energy Industries Association and Solar Installers of Washington and has lectured for Solar Energy International and numerous universities.