Contractor Profile
Rank: 4

Swinerton Renewable Energy

Swinerton Renewable Energy offers turnkey utility-scale solar power solutions. With a photovoltaic project portfolio totaling over 200 MW and an additional 400 MW under construction, we proudly partner with major utilities across North America to generate reliable clean power for many years to come. Our distinct cradle-to-cradle perspective helps eliminate waste, drives down cost, and enhances power production with improved certainty. In addition to our engineer, procure, and construct capabilities, Swinerton provides full-service operations and maintenance for any North American solar facility, as well as real-time performance monitoring through our proprietary SCADA platform, SOLV. We offer a 95% power production guarantee and a five-year wrap from “modules to meter.” Armed with key insights into total system performance over time, we can fine-tune each new design with pinpoint accuracy.

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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