Horizon Solar Power Receives High Ranking on Solar Power World’s 2016 Top 500 Solar Contractors List
California’s largest exclusive installer of solar panels garners several accolades for its excellence in performance from prestigious North American industry ranking
Temecula, California – August 19, 2016 – Horizon Solar Power (HSP), California’s largest exclusive installer of solar systems for residential and commercial facilities, is pleased to announce that it has once again been named on Solar Power World’s highly respected list of the top solar contractors in North America. Ranking in at an impressive No. 5 in rooftop contractors on this year’s list, HSP is also honored to rank No. 10 in residential-scale contractors, No. 21 in California contractors, and No. 73 overall in North America. HSP continues to rise in the rankings year over year, having previously been listed No. 43 in residential-scale contractors and No. 133 overall in North America on the 2013. They have also seen huge jumps in their rank for rooftop contractors and California solar contractors since first ranking No. 21 and No. 41 on those lists, respectively, in 2014.
Solar Power World’s Top Solar Contractors list is the most recognized listing of North America’s leading solar contractors in the utility, commercial, residential and off-grid markets. Recognizing the hard work by solar contractors across the continent, the companies ranked on this list are growing the economy, providing jobs and offering an alternative, environmentally conscious power choice to consumers and businesses.
“The companies on this year’s list exude solar-business brilliance, and they deserve to be recognized not only for being great companies, but also for how their work positively impacts the environment,” said Kathie Zipp, managing editor of Solar Power World. “Our Top Solar Contractors are the face of the industry.”
With projections from global research firm, GTM Research, expecting the U.S. solar market to grow 119% this year, it’s an increasingly competitive market, and is especially significant to be a leading company in this flourishing industry. HSP currently employs 650 people and has installed 33.25 MW of solar since its founding in 2008, becoming recognized as Southern California’s most trusted provider of solar power solutions. Its reputation stems from the company’s commitment to providing superior and dependable service, while offering the highest quality in solar power equipment throughout Southern California and beyond.
“We’re a regional company, so the fact that we ranked so high in so many categories from this list is a tremendous honor,” said Frank Kneller Chief Executive Officer of Horizon Solar Power. “Our goal over the next year and in the years to come is to continue serving consumers with the highest quality people and products. With this in mind we look forward to seeing our name on next year’s list!”
For more information on Horizon Solar Power and the benefits of solar energy, please visit www.horizonsolarpower.com.
About Horizon Solar Power | Since its inception in 2008, Horizon Solar Power (HSP) has been a leader in the solar power industry in California, serving the state as a premier designer and installer of residential and commercial solar systems. Rated A+ by the Better Business Bureau and backed by Oaktree Capital Management, a leading global alternative investment management firm, Horizon Solar Power has earned numerous industry accolades and widespread recognition as one of the region’s most trusted energy companies. HSP prides itself on delivering superior and dependable service, with a passionate commitment to providing customer-centric solar solutions and maximum energy savings. To learn more, please visit HorizonSolarPower.com.
About Solar Power World | Solar Power World (SPW) is the leading online and print resource for news and information regarding solar installation, development and technology. Since 2011, SPW has helped solar contractors—including installers, developers and EPCs in all markets—grow their businesses and do their jobs better. SPW is published by WTWH Media in Cleveland, Ohio.