About us

It was a desire to take action on climate change and build resilient communities that led Lennox Head local Tim Hodgson to found Light Touch Solar & Electrical in 2011. Since then, it has grown from strength to strength to become one of the Northern Rivers’ leading solar installation companies. It employs a team of five, creating local employment opportunities and leveraging decades of combined experience. The team pride themselves on providing high quality equipment and outstanding customer service, a philosophy that has led to repeat business and referrals which are at the core of the business’ success. Read on below to find out more about us and what makes Light Touch solar systems so special.

Light Touch - About Us
Light Touch - Highest Performing Equipment

Highest quality equipment

We’ve been in business long enough to know which products stand the test of time and which are subject to regular warranty claims. To save our customers time and money, we ensure only the highest quality equipment is installed.


Light Touch - One Stop Shop

One stop shop

No need to coordinate multiple contractors, our team will take care of all your solar, storage and electrical needs, including hot water heating, air conditioning, ceiling fans, lighting and power outlets.

Light Touch - Highly Experienced Team

Highly experienced team

Benefit from 40+ years of combined industry experience with our in-house team of CEC approved electricians.

Light Touch - System Optimization

System optimization

Not all systems are equal – performance optimization means greater returns over long term.

Light Touch - Market-Leading Warranties

Market-leading warranties

Peace of mind with 25-year product and performance warranties on panels and 15-year warranty on microinverters.

Second generation family business

Local, family-owned business, giving you the surety that we’ll be here to support you for the long term.

Light Touch - Monitoring


We keep a watchful eye over your system via Enphase’s Enlighten platform to ensure optimal performance and identify/resolve any issues that arise early, saving you money.

We're here to help.

The team at Light Touch Solar & Electrical pride themselves on customer service and providing tailored solutions for our customers. Call today to speak with an Energy Consultant about your solar energy needs.

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