The Future of Power is Here.


CBS Solar manufactures solar energy systems for commercial and business, right here in Northern Michigan, for the world we live in. Thinking small scale? Think again! We can install almost any size solar system for your home or office. From net-metering to going off-grid, we are your solar experts.

CBS Solar is listed at

No. 239

on the 2016 Top 500


Contractors List!

CBS Solar 2016 Top Solar Contractor Award

Quality Product


All manufactured modules are tested 100% by EL (Electroluminescence) during the production process. Our high-performance modules are highly efficient, reliable and provide optimal output.

High Efficiency


High module efficiency is obtaining top performance even in diffused light conditions. We are leaders in providing our customers with maximum sunlight conversion efficiency.

Application Possibilities


Residential and commercial rooftops, carports, awnings, balconies, solar farming, streetlights, fences and canopies.

From 240w-300w, our panels fit every need from small residential to large commercial. We can help you decide which size fits your needs. CBS offers design and feasibility studies upon request.

Product Capacity


CBS is one of the leading manufacturers of solar products in Michigan with a 10 Mw capacity.

CBS has been approved for Michigan Renewable Energy Certification System (MIRECS) credits. 
Section 39(2)(d) of 2008 PA 295 allows for an additional one-tenth of a renewable energy credit to be created “for each megawatt hour of electricity generated from a renewable energy system contracted using equipment made in Michigan as determined by the Commission".
The section also states the additional credit “is available for the first three years after the renewable energy system first produces electricity on a commercial basis".
CBS Solar Modules

Tom Bigelow

Logistics & Service


Tom has been a valuable employee for 20 years, starting in window manufacturing in 1991. He is a master service technician who can handle any window service with ease. He has delivered windows all over Michigan and is currently working on learning the renewable side of the business. Tom takes pride in his work, making sure every customer is satisfied.