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Independent Power Systems of Bozeman Montana


Independent Power Systems is a Bozeman Montana solar electrical contractor founded in 1996. Our mission is to provide the most reliable and high performance solar power system installations to our Bozeman customers and the surrounding communities within Montana.

Led by Montana Master Electrician and founder, Tony Boniface, our designs and solar installation methods blend innovation with tried and true technologies to provide robust solar systems. As the only authorized SunPower dealer in the state of Montana, we are uniquely able to provide the most efficient and longest-warrantied solar systems commercially available.


Our experience spans the design and installation of thousands of solar energy power systems for both residential and commercial projects. No matter your needs we have the best solar contractor experts. Our expert solar installers can implement a customized solar install for a traditional grid tie in. If your needs require a completely off the grid solution IPS of Bozeman Montana should be your first choice considering our extensive knowledge off grid design and implementation.


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Residential solar power systems
Commercial solar power systems
Solar backup power systems
Generator backup power systems
Off grid solar power systems
Off grid wind power systems
Battery backup power systems
Solar water pumping systems



First solar electric, distributed, net-metered system in Montana state (Montana Power Company), 1999
First proof of concept, multi-residential (24 units), net-metered, remotely monitored residential solar system design and installation across NorthWestern Energy service range, 2000
Bozeman Montana Community Food Cooperative solar system, 2003
Bozeman Montana Public Library, solar net metered public system, 2005
Simms Fishing, 50kW solar net metered commercial system, 2012
Power Tower, solar-wind hybrid net metered, off-grid for Whitehall High School Education, 2013
Fergus Electric Utility, 135kW membership owned, net billed solar systems, 2017
Recipient of the most NorthWestern solar energy grants since the beginning of the grant program
Help found the Montana Renewable Energy Association



Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks
Nation Center for Appropriate Technologies
Montana State University
Fergus Electric Utility Cooperative
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Los Alamos National Laboratory
United States Navy
US Army Corps of Engineers
Simms Fishing
Yellowstone Club Approved
MEMBERSHIPS  – Independent Power Systems is a member of the Montana Renewable Energy Association (MREA)




Lock in your electric rates while choosing a sound, environmentally viable power source. Turn your sunny roof or backyard into a maintenance-free and highly reliable electrical power plant that will fix the electrical energy costs of your home or business for 40 years and more saving up to tens of thousands of dollars.




Power your remote home or business independently of the grid using solar, with the possible addition of wind and propane fuel. Regardless of your location, we can provide you an electrical power source that will keep your home, business, or bunker powered indefinitely.




Take control of your power and provide ‘electrical insurance’ for your grid powered home or business and never worry about losing power again. Our battery based systems utilize grid, solar and generator power to keep your house powered up despite any duration grid outage.


Advantages of our backup power systems:


Power quality better than the utility can deliver
Never suffer from utility power outages
Become unaffected by utility problems or rate hikes
Use the free and abundant energy from your property


Independent Power Systems of Bozeman Montana


Bozeman solar contractor
Bozeman solar company and licensed electrical solar contractor
Bergey Windpower dealer
Kohler generator dealer with factory certified technician on staff
SunPower Elite dealer


2430 N 7th Ave #6,
Bozeman, MT 59715
P: 406.587.5295
[email protected]