sunMiddletown: Greenskies Renewable Energy has been ranked as the nation’s No. 1 solar developer among commercial contractors on Solar Power World’s 2016 Top 500 Solar Contractors list.

Solar Power World’s fifth annual Top Solar Contractors list is the “most recognized annual listing of North America’s top solar contractors.”
Thje magazine groups the Solar companies by the markets they serve (commercial, residential, utility) and by the specific service sector they represent (construction firms, developers, rooftop contractors, electrical subcontractors, etc.)

According to the magazine, the company’s ranking is based on the number of megawatts it installed during the 2015 calendar year. Greenskies total of megawatts installed in 2015 ranked it 12th among all solar developers across every market, including developers serving the residential and utility markets.

 Greenskies is its eighth year and “designs, builds and maintains solar photovoltaic systems for commercial and industrial clients, municipalities and government agencies, educational institutions and utilities throughout the United States.” Target Stores announced an agreement in the spring of 2015 with Greenskies to purchase power from Greenskies on 180 solar panel installations. Target had previously announced it would be installing solar systems on up to 500 stores by the end of 2016.

For more information about Greenskies Renewable Energy, www.greenskies.com.