The $3.5bn cannabis industry is one of the nation’s most energy intensive, often demanding 24-hour indoor lighting rigs, heating, ventilation and air-conditioning systems at multiplying grow sites. Legal cannabis cultivation in the U.S. consumes an estimated 1.1 terawatt-hours of electricity a year, according to the 2018 Cannabis Energy Report.

Cultivation Solutions

Birkel Electric is proud to introduce you to our newest commercial and industrial cannabis division, Birkel Cultivation Solutions. We focus on performing energy audits, grow system installation (including Argus), sub panel and panel upgrades and security and fire alarm and humidity control systems.

Our team of professionals can manage your project from start to finish. From our dedicated office staff to single point of contact Estimation and Project Management team, we have the experience to deliver quality services, on-time, and within budget.

Pre-project Planning

Quality Control

Industry Partnerships


Pre-construction Services

Engineering & Project Phasing

Building Permitting

Warranties & Maintenance

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