Services Overview

Sage Energy Consulting, the leading independent renewable energy consultant in California, offers a customized solution to bring transparency, accountability and expertise to the management of your solar project. Our services and expertise include the following areas:



To assess project feasibility, Sage combines industry standard energy modeling with sophisticated financial analysis of energy rates and potential financing mechanisms. In the last decade, we have developed highly accurate in-house production, storage, utility tariff and financial modeling tools to clearly present alternatives and help your team assess the likely risks and benefits of moving forward.

  • Technical and Financial Feasibility

  • System Sizing, Siting and Visualization

  • Financing Alternatives & Risk Analysis



We manage an efficient, transparent and fair competitive RFQ/RFP process designed to ensure fiscally sound energy projects. Our procurement and contract templates, vetted over many projects, reduce legal and transaction costs and are trusted by the industry. 

  • Technical Specifications

  • RFQ/P Development and Management

  • Vendor Evaluation and Contracting



Technical expertise and oversight through design and construction to hold vendors accountable, facilitate permitting and interconnection, and keep projects on schedule and within budget. We manage a formal design submittal process, attend weekly construction calls and periodically inspect construction sites to ensure a high standard of workmanship, mitigate change orders, and ensure projects conform to contract. 

  • Design Review

  • Permitting and Interconnect

  • Construction Support

  • Commissioning (Cx) and Verification



Energy projects are a long-term investment. Sage provides data and resources to ensure systems perform optimally, are properly maintained, and meet their expected financial returns. Read more...

  • Performance Monitoring

  • Financial Analysis & Optimization

  • Tariff Review

  • O&M Evaluation and Recommendations