Based in the U.S. and headquartered in San Francisco, Recurrent Energy is a wholly owned subsidiary of Canadian Solar and functions as the U.S. development arm of Canadian Solar’s Energy Group. Since 2006, Recurrent Energy has successfully developed and sold more than 1.9GWp of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects. Recurrent Energy’s success can be attributed in part to the organization’s commitment to the communities and environments where we operate. Together with Canadian Solar, Recurrent Energy is ushering the way into a new era of clean, competitive, mainstream power.
Project Development Approach
Over the course of more than a decade of project development, Recurrent Energy has emerged as a clear leader within the solar industry for successfully developing projects that fit seamlessly within the ecosystem, the community, and the economy of each project locale.
Every Recurrent Energy project is the product of a highly collaborative process. Our in-house team of developers, financiers, policy experts, engineers, and site specialists work closely with local, regional, and national stakeholders to guide projects through all stages of development. For our customers, the end result is more megawatts delivered on time, safely, and at highly competitive prices.
Founded in 2001 in Canada, Canadian Solar (NASDAQ: CSIQ) operates as a global energy provider with successful business subsidiaries in 24 countries on 6 continents.
Besides serving as a leading manufacturer of solar PV modules and provider of solar energy solutions, Canadian Solar has a geographically diversified pipeline of utility-scale power projects. With the company’s 2015 acquisition of Recurrent Energy, Canadian Solar’s total project pipeline is 13.5 GW, including an increase of the late-stage project pipeline to over 2 GW. With state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Canada, China and Vietnam, Canadian Solar employs over 8,900 workers worldwide. This translates into more than 16 GW of panel shipments, or over 70 million PV modules, in the past 15 years.