About Us

With over 10 years Solar experience in the installation and design of hundreds of installations totalling over 1 MegaWatt of Solar PV, Ocotillo Solar Electric is determined to bring High Quality, Low Cost Solar installations to the southwest market. Using our long history of Solar experience and industry leading products, we are proud to bring our services to the citizens of New Mexico and the Southwest.


Dominic Westeen, Owner
Dabbling in all of the areas of the business, Dominic holds Ocotillo Solar Electric’s Contractor’s and Journeyman Electrician License to operate in New Mexico. Dominic’s experience ranges from the design and installation of over hundreds of Residential installations and also many large Commercial and Industrial sized PV projects across the nation and Central Texas.

With extensive experience in off-grid and battery back-up installations, Dominic has designed and installed a number of projects including the 2007 Solar Decathlon University of Texas at Austin - Bloom House that took part in the competition and produced all the energy needed for the entire multi-week contest without fail.

Dominic also holds a BBA from New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, and has been an advocate of Solar Energy since graduating from NMSU.