Contractor Profile
Rank: 7

Swinerton Renewable Energy

Swinerton Renewable Energy (SRE) offers engineering, procurement, construction (EPC), and SOLV services for solar photovoltaic plants throughout North America. We serve a diverse range of clients who all demand exacting performance. With over 125 years of building landmark projects, Swinerton has forged a reputation for unsurpassed safety, workmanship, on-time delivery, and customer satisfaction. Today, our team takes pride in building cost-effective solar systems that will generate reliable, clean power for many years to come. SRE has delivered over 1 GW of solar projects via turnkey EPC services, while our Technical Services Team manages over 1 .5 GW of PV plants across the country.

2016 Top 500 Solar Contractors


Top 500 Rank #7

Total Megawatts Installed Since Founded 1,114.00 Company Founded1888
Total Megawatts Installed 2015560.00 LocationSan Francisco, CA
Employees 2,385 Web
Primary MarketUtility Primary ServiceEPC


2015 Top 500 Solar Contractors


Top 500 Rank #8

Total Megawatts Installed 2014 318.000 Company Founded1888
Employees1729 LocationSan Francisco, CA
Primary MarketUtility Web
Primary ServiceEPC  


2014 Top 400 Solar Contractors


Top 400 Rank #11

Total Megawatts Installed 2013102 Employees1700


2012 Top Solar Contractors


Top 250 Rank #4

Total Megawatts Installed 2012135 Employees1,200


2012 Top Solar Contractors


Top 100 Rank #9

Total Megawatts Installed 201133.5 Employees1200

Featured Articles & Products

  • Swinerton selects SunLink ground-mounts for 165-MW solar portfolio for Dept. of Defense

    SunLink Corporation was selected by Swinerton Renewable Energy (SRE) to supply its GeoPro fixed tilt solution in connection with a 165-MW portfolio of solar ground-mount projects located in the panhandle of Florida. Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic, is constructing the three projects on Department of Defense property as part of the Gulf Coast Solar Center [Read More]

  • Hannah Solar and Swinerton complete projects with SMA inverters

    In recent blog posts. SMA shared updates on recent projects from Hannah Solar and Swinerton Renewable Energy. The project used its inverters. Springbok 2 solar farms with Swinerton in California Swinerton Renewable Energy has finished the 155-MW Springbok 2 Solar Farm, which was recently commissioned, in Kern County, north of Los Angeles, California. The project [Read More]

  • Tesla’s 80-MWh energy storage project completed with assist from Swinerton

    An 80-MWh lithium ion battery storage facilitiy, as a result of a collaboration between Southern California Edison (SCE) and Tesla, has been completed at the Mira Loma substation in California. SCE selected Tesla in a competitive bid in September 2016 and the project was completed by the end of the year. The battery storage contains [Read More]