Expert Solutions

At Absolutely Electric, Inc. we have a long tradition of providing for our client’s best interests
and managing our client’s bottom lines.

About Absolutely Electric, Inc.

Founded in 2004, Absolutely Electric Inc. is a premier Design/Build Electrical Contractor whose principals possess decades of experience in Electrical Systems Construction, Lighting and Lighting Controls, Alternative Energy, Energy Efficient Lighting Design, and Energy Management. Our mission is to serve our clients by providing sustainable, durable, and refined solutions while offering secure guidance through a rapidly evolving industry.

Our design partner, NixonChristophers Lighting Design, is an award winning lighting design firm with flagship projects in San Diego’s Balboa Park Museum Complex. NCLD also provides Instructors and Guest Lecturers for the Western Museums Association and the San Diego IES.

What Our Partners Say

Conducting business with Travis Nixon and Absolutely Electric is an ideal situation for Rexel Inc. With their knowledge of lighting design and energy efficiency solutions for almost any application, we have created a symbiotic relationship that supports both businesses. The Rexel Inc. Energy Solution
Read On… Andrew Hoerner

Energy Solution Sales Manager - West Coast, Rexel Energy Solutions

Travis Nixon kindly gives his time each year to teach a Fundamentals of Lighting class for our local IES chapter. He is always the favorite instructor of the series thanks to his unique perspective in that he is a lighting designer as well as a contractor. The students love his approachable manner & they gain real-world knowledge from a true professional in both design & constructability. Annie Mitchell

Specification Sales, OSC Lighting and Control

Absolutely Electric/ Nixon Christophers Lighting Design has been a vendor within Balboa Park since 2008 when they started work in the Museum of Photographic Arts.  Since then, Travis Nixon and his team have helped nine Park institutions to reduce energy costs and UV impacts on collections, all while benefiting the visitor experience.
Read On… Jessica (Rinaman) Travis

Director, Sustainability and Community Relations, Balboa Park Cultural Partnership

Travis and I have worked together for a number of years helping museums understand the issues surrounding museum exhibition lighting. Partnering together, we explored the technical aspects of lamp choices in a rapidly evolving marketplace and the effects of those choices on the both the appearance and preservation of collection items on display.
Read on… Janet Ruggles

Director, Balboa Art Conservation Center

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