Contractor Profile
Rank: 11

Swinerton Renewable Energy

Swinerton Renewable Energy offers turn-key solar power solutions for utility-scale and distributed generation projects throughout North America, specializing in Engineering, Procurement, Construction, and Operations and Maintenance. Swinerton provides single-point project responsibility from start to finish. Its team is focused exclusively on building best-in-class solar systems that are cost-effective and will provide reliable, clean power for many years to come.

2014 Top 400 Solar Contractors


Top 400 Rank #11

Total Megawatts Installed339 Company Founded1888
Total Megawatts Installed 2013102 LocationSan Diego, CA
Employees1700 Web
Primary MarketUtility Primary ServiceEPC


2012 Top Solar Contractors


Top 250 Rank #4

Total Megawatts Installed237 Company Founded1888
Total Megawatts Installed 2012135 LocationSan Diego, CA
Employees1,200 Web
Markets ServedIndustrial, Commercial


2012 Top Solar Contractors


Top 100 Rank #9

Total Megawatts Installed237 Company Founded1888
Total Megawatts Installed 201133.5 LocationSan Diego, CA
Employees1200 Web
Markets ServedIndustrial, Commercial

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