About


SolShine Energy Alternatives, LLC is a full-service provider of residential electrical and alternative energy solutions based in rural, Floyd County Virginia.  SolShine specializes in the design and installation of solar electric systems for home and business. We also provide consultation and troubleshooting & repair services in addition to custom design and fabrication of portable solar electric  generators.

SolShine owner, Rick Brown, is a former electrical engineer whose last design folks may have seen in various big box stores. Rick, an avid environmentalist, has been fascinated with solar electricity since his teens. He has 30 years of experience working in the electrical/electronic engineering field along with 8 years in the field of photovoltaics, including residential and business installations, teaching solar electric fundamentals, and being an SEI alumni. Rick is also a NABCEP certified PV Installation Professional and a Virginia Master Electrician.  

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