Completed in 2020, Artisan Electric designed and installed the solar PV system for the new University of Washington UW Life Sciences Building. The installation consists of (282) Silfab 380W panels with (1) SolarEdge 100kW inverter and Unirac ballasted racking. The UW Solar student group was highly involved in selecting the solar contractor, as well as the design and commissioning of the system.
Founded in 2007, Artisan Electric Inc. is a full-service commercial and residential electrical contractor specializing in solar photovoltaic (PV) and energy efficiency systems throughout the Puget Sound area. Artisan Electric is an IBEW Local 46 union employer with 36 full-time employees in our Seattle office. We have installed over 10 MW of solar in the Puget Sound area over the past 14 years and now average over 1 MW / Year of new installations. We take pride in the quality of our work and our excellent working relationship with contractors, utilities, and engineers in Washington state.