2016 Top Solar Commercial Contractors

This is the list of 2016 Top Solar Contractors who primarily work in the commercial market. The companies below are a segmented portion of the overall 2016 Top 500 Solar Contractors list, organized by megawatts (DC)  installed in 2015.

 

 

 

RANK COMPANY OVERALL RANK CITY STATE YEAR FOUNDED EMPLOYEES PRIMARY SERVICE TOTAL
MEGAWATTS INSTALLED
TOTAL
MEGAWATTS 2015
1 Cantsink 26 Lilburn GA 1988 50 Construction Firm 200.00 139.00
2 Brahma Hunt 28 Salt Lake City UT 2015 1,400 EPC 685.00 133.60
3 Phoenix Solar 35 San Ramon CA 2010 40 EPC 137.20 82.00
4 Borrego Solar Systems 37 San Diego CA 1985 170 EPC 232.00 72.25
5 Sunstall 38 Novato CA 2011 28 Construction Firm 214.00 63.00
6 groSolar 41 White River VT 1998 55 EPC 200.00 50.00
7 Advanced Green Technologies 44 Fort Lauderdale FL 2007 25 EPC 221.79 47.66
8 A-C Electric (A-C Solar) 46 Bakersfield CA 1945 200 EPC 121.16 45.86
9 Safari Energy 47 New York NY 2008 35 EPC 65.00 45.00
10 Cenergy Power 48 San Diego CA 2008 50 EPC 152.10 44.60
11 M Bar C Construction 50 San Marcos CA 2005 85 Construction Firm 250.00 39.00
12 Greenskies Renewable Energy 56 Middletown CT 2008 65 Developer 71.93 30.14
13 Vanguard Energy Partners 59 Branchburg NJ 2008 35 EPC 87.00 26.00
14 Elite Electric 62 Riverside CA 1979 134 Electrical Subcontractor 147.60 23.20
15 UGE 64 New York NY 2008 60 Developer 280.37 22.37
16 EnterSolar 65 New York City NY 2006 37 Developer 37.50 20.20
17 Baja Construction 66 Martinez CA 1981 100 Construction Firm 145.00 20.00
18 Peck Solar 67 South Burlington VT 1972 120 EPC 50.59 19.65
19 Radiance Solar 68 Atlanta GA 2007 36 EPC 50.67 19.59
20 CalCom Solar 69 Visalia CA 2012 51 EPC 25.00 19.00
21 Standard Solar 74 Rockville MD 2004 55 EPC 51.50 16.24
22 REC Solar 75 San Luis Obispo CA 1997 156 Developer 191.41 16.20
23 Kuykendall Solar 78 Coarsegold CA 2010 50 Electrical Subcontractor 30.00 14.65
24 Hannah Solar 81 Atlanta GA 2008 85 EPC 60.60 13.70
25 Sunworks 83 Roseville CA 2010 250 EPC 34.63 13.05
26 Pickett Solar 86 Fresno CA 1988 18 EPC 32.76 12.36
27 Blue Oak Energy 88 Davis CA 2003 59 EPC 50.00 12.00
28 Inman Solar 91 Atlanta GA 2009 12 EPC 32.49 11.41
29 Solect Energy 92 Hopkinton MA 2009 50 EPC 31.20 11.31
30 Namaste Solar 94 Boulder CO 2005 130 EPC 47.16 10.48
31 Pfister Energy 98 Hawthorne NJ 2005 46 EPC 55.00 10.00
32 Shorebreak Energy Developers 99 Irvine CA 2010 70 Developer 45.00 10.00
33 PFMG Solar 101 Huntington Beach CA 2009 25 Developer 51.88 9.85
34 Green State Power 103 Greensboro NC 2008 5 EPC 9.87 9.22
35 Clean Footprint 107 Cape Canaveral FL 2012 10 Developer 8.51 8.40
36 Solar Source 108 Largo FL 1984 51 EPC 101.08 8.27
37 Nexamp 111 Boston MA 2007 45 Developer 55.00 7.87
38 Resolute Performance Contracting 115 Tempe AZ 2011 55 Construction Firm 43.34 7.44
39 Natural Power and Energy 117 Scottsdale AZ 2008 6 Developer 44.82 7.38
40 M.B. Herzog Electric 118 Paramount CA 1974 200 Electrical Subcontractor 33.00 7.30
41 Sustineo 119 San Diego CA 2007 20 EPC 141.23 7.23
42 Florida Solar One 120 Fort Lauderdale FL 2008 49 EPC 30.58 7.22
43 Vista Solar 124 Santa Clara CA 2008 42 Developer 20.27 6.69
44 RER Energy Group 125 Reading PA 2009 15 Developer 15.15 6.65
45 Efficient Energy of Tennessee 127 Knoxville TN 2009 17 EPC 21.66 6.53
46 SolBright Renewable Energy 130 Charleston SC 2009 10 EPC 26.20 6.20
47 PermaCity Construction Corp. 134 Los Angeles CA 2003 8 Developer 43.00 6.00
48 Pennoni Associates 135 Philadelphia PA 1966 1,250 EPC 25.00 6.00
49 Terra Steward 138 Cheyenne WY 2004 24 EPC 11.42 5.93
50 Kurios Energy 140 Manteca CA 2009 43 EPC 10.68 5.68
51 Axium Solar 141 Plano TX 2008 70 EPC 16.37 5.61
52 Paradise Energy Solutions 144 Gap PA 2009 65 EPC 18.00 5.26
53 Ray Angelini 148 Sewell NJ 1974 250 EPC 100.00 5.00
54 Island Pacific Energy 149 Honolulu HI 2007 10 Developer 35.00 5.00
55 Tectonic Engineering & Surveying Consultants P.C. 150 Mountainville NY 1986 500 EPC 30.00 5.00
56 Alternative Energy Services 157 Sanford FL 2007 12 EPC 10.78 4.78
57 Joule Energy 158 New Orleans LA 2009 60 Rooftop Contractor 11.94 4.73
58 O3 Energy Solutions 159 Dallas TX 2011 15 Developer 11.90 4.70
59 Stronghold Engineering 160 Riverside CA 1991 185 EPC 20.06 4.59
60 Sunvalley Solar 162 Walnut CA 2007 19 EPC 10.83 4.36
61 Newport Power 166 San Clemente CA 2008 25 Construction Firm 15.40 4.20
62 Dovetail Solar and Wind 167 Cleveland OH 1995 25 EPC 15.55 4.15
63 Monolith Solar Associates 168 Rensselaer NY 2009 72 Developer 16.28 4.14
64 Solar USA 170 Atlanta GA 2010 25 EPC 5.02 4.12
65 CIR Electrical Construction 172 Buffalo NY 1976 124 Construction Firm 7.30 4.07
66 Got Electric 174 Gaithersburg MD 2006 18 Electrical Subcontractor 23.00 4.00
67 LightWave Solar 175 Nashville TN 2006 52 EPC 20.68 4.00
68 Clean Focus 180 Sunnyvale CA 2008 20 Developer 44.00 3.75
69 SolareAmerica 182 Upper Darby PA 2010 8 EPC 13.54 3.54
70 Ecosolargy 184 Irvine CA 2008 12 EPC 3.65 3.48
71 North State Solar Energy 187 Forest Ranch CA 2002 28 EPC 11.80 3.20
72 Sunsense Solar 188 Carbondale CO 1990 28 EPC 10.50 3.20
73 Spectrum Energy Development 194 Elk Grove CA 2002 16 EPC 14.00 3.06
74 Solar Choice Solutions 200 Westlake Village CA 2007 53 EPC 240.00 2.95
75 American Solar Power 201 Montrose CA 2009 51 Rooftop Contractor 8.49 2.92
76 SunGreen Systems 202 Irwindale CA 2009 10 EPC 7.20 2.87
77 SkyFire Energy 209 Calgary AB 2001 18 EPC 6.52 2.60
78 gvelop 214 San Juan PR 2011 13 Developer 10.00 2.50
79 Renewable Energy Partners 215 Corona CA 2012 10 Developer 6.00 2.50
80 Solar Energy Management (SEM Power) 217 Tampa FL 2009 15 EPC 4.50 2.50
81 Sun Light & Power 218 Berkeley CA 1976 65 EPC 19.60 2.49
82 Independent Energy Solutions 223 Vista CA 1998 44 EPC 29.32 2.41
83 Innovative Power Systems 226 St. Paul MN 1991 18 Developer 7.23 2.28
84 Scudder Solar Energy Systems 230 Marina CA 2007 25 EPC 6.20 2.20
85 South Texas Solar Systems 231 San Antonio TX 2007 15 EPC 4.00 2.20
86 Sun Integration 236 Los Angeles CA 2002 15 EPC 22.40 2.10
87 Bella Energy 238 Boulder CO 2006 10 Developer 14.59 2.09
88 CBS Solar 239 Copemish MI 1992 15 EPC 30.00 2.00
89 American Made Solar and Wind 244 Brownsville TX 2005 75 EPC 5.00 2.00
90 Sun Source Electric 245 Martinez CA 2005 15 Electrical Subcontractor 4.00 2.00
91 Creative Energies 249 Salt Lake City UT 2000 20 EPC 6.72 1.85
92 Photonworks Engineering 250 Honolulu HI 2009 50 EPC 14.00 1.84
93 EPo Energy 253 Columbus Junction IA 2013 10 EPC 5.09 1.78
94 SunRenu Solar 261 Scottsdale AZ 2008 18 EPC 5.43 1.63
95 EC Company 263 Portland OR 1946 1,500 EPC 5.00 1.60
96 Border Solar 264 El Paso TX 2008 15 Rooftop Contractor 8.51 1.58
97 Renewvia Energy 269 Atlanta GA 2009 6 Developer 8.40 1.50
98 Eagle Point Solar 274 Dubuque IA 2010 35 EPC 5.20 1.42
99 Encore Renewable Energy 284 Burlington VT 2007 5 Developer 10.80 1.37
100 SunVest Solar 289 Pewaukee WI 2009 4 Developer 9.80 1.30
101 Lighthouse Solar Hudson Valley 294 New Paltz NY 2009 10 Rooftop Contractor 3.98 1.24
102 Altenergy 295 Charlottesville VA 2004 30 EPC 4.01 1.23
103 Vis Solis 298 Franklin TN 2010 5 Developer 11.00 1.20
104 Energy Concepts 299 Hudson WI 2007 10 EPC 6.00 1.20
105 Simply Solar Systems 304 Hamlin NY 2010 10 Construction Firm 3.35 1.20
106 CB Solar 308 Des Moines IA 2013 12 Rooftop Contractor 5.45 1.16
107 Tennessee Solar Solutions 309 Chattanooga TN 2007 19 EPC 8.65 1.15
108 Sunlight Solar Systems 314 Salt Lake City UT 2008 8 Rooftop Contractor 6.10 1.10
109 iDEAL Energies 317 Minneapolis MN 2010 13 Developer 3.70 1.05
110 Windfree Solar 318 Chicago IL 2008 12 EPC 2.55 1.05
111 Ace LLC Solar 319 Pulaski TN 2009 20 Developer 2.74 1.04
112 Bonterra Solar 324 Honolulu HI 2009 15 EPC 5.00 1.00
113 Fresco Solar 325 Morgan Hill CA 2006 17 EPC 5.00 1.00
114 1 Source Solar 327 Ankeny IA 2015 15 EPC 4.00 1.00
115 Empire Renewable Energy 330 Phoenix AZ 2010 15 EPC 20.47 0.97
116 Eco Estates International 332 Austin TX 2013 69 EPC 4.76 0.96
117 Evergreen Power 335 Lindsay ON 2010 22 EPC 20.34 0.92
118 Imagine Energy 338 Portland OR 2003 23 EPC 4.50 0.90
119 Advanced Energy Systems 341 Eugene OR 2002 20 EPC 15.90 0.87
120 SunSystem Technology 342 Rancho Cordova CA 2013 65 Construction Firm 0.87 0.87
121 Interconnection Systems 348 Central City NE 1996 10 EPC 1.60 0.80
122 Green Earth Solar 351 Knoxville TN 2008 12 EPC 2.90 0.77
123 KC Green Energy 354 Lancaster PA 2009 12 EPC 6.00 0.76
124 Missouri Solar Applications 357 Jefferson City MO 2008 20 EPC 3.75 0.75
125 Hire Electric 358 The Dalles OR 1935 20 EPC 2.26 0.75
126 Great Canadian Solar 359 Edmonton AB 2009 10 EPC 2.00 0.75
127 Moore Energy 361 Southampton PA 2008 20 EPC 4.29 0.74
128 Black Rock Solar 369 San Francisco CA 2008 15 Developer 6.63 0.65
129 Solar Impact 374 Gainesville FL 2007 9 Developer 7.74 0.64
130 Powell Energy and Solar 379 Moorestown NJ 2008 10 EPC 1.60 0.60
131 Ocean Solar 381 Cape May Court House NJ 2011 3 EPC 0.83 0.59
132 Ultra Solar & Wind Solutions 409 Ocean City MD 2008 4 Rooftop Contractor 2.50 0.42
133 North Wind Renewable Energy 410 Stevens Point WI 2008 11 EPC 1.70 0.42
134 Earth Wind And Solar Energy 411 Chicago IL 2008 10 Rooftop Contractor 2.68 0.41
135 Power Production Management 413 Gainesville FL 2009 15 EPC 4.00 0.40
136 GC SOLAR 415 Bellevue WA 1992 8 Rooftop Contractor 1.60 0.40
137 Helios Solar 421 Kalamazoo MI 2009 15 EPC 1.42 0.38
138 Sugar Hollow Solar 429 Asheville NC 2010 12 Rooftop Contractor 0.40 0.36
139 Southern Solar Systems 430 Huntsville AL 2007 10 EPC 2.85 0.35
140 RBS Solar 434 Los Angeles CA 2010 3 EPC 1.10 0.35
141 GenPro Energy Solutions 437 Piedmont SD 2003 26 EPC 1.80 0.34
142 Newport Renewables 440 Providence RI 2011 11 EPC 3.80 0.32
143 Current Electric 443 Brookfield WI 1983 50 Electrical Subcontractor 0.85 0.31
144 Aegis Renewable Energy 445 Waitsfield VT 2011 8 EPC 0.93 0.30
145 Independent Green Technologies 446 Tallahassee FL 2008 11 EPC 0.70 0.30
146 ARiES Energy 461 Knoxville TN 2011 14 EPC 2.24 0.21
147 Bold Alternatives 465 Cleveland OH 2007 5 EPC 2.00 0.20
148 APEG 477 Hagatna GU 1995 30 EPC 5.70 0.16
149 Solar Sales of Michigan 478 Davison MI 2003 9 Electrical Subcontractor 1.66 0.16
150 Complete Energy Solutions 479 Arvada CO 2002 25 Rooftop Contractor 1.55 0.15
151 SolarSmith 481 Savannah GA 2007 5 Rooftop Contractor 0.25 0.15
152 Texas Green Energy 486 College Station TX 2007 4 Rooftop Contractor 1.08 0.12
153 Abender 493 Fort Lauderdale FL 2007 4 Developer 1.20 0.10
154 Construction Art 494 Afton TN 1991 10 Rooftop Contractor 1.00 0.10
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