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CEO

Peter Faricy

CEO Approval Rating

79/100

Founded:

1985

Status:

PublicSubsidiary of TotalEnergiesNASDAQSPWR

Annual Revenue
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Sector

Renewable Energy

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Ameresco is SunPower's top competitor. Ameresco is headquartered in Framingham, Massachusetts, and was founded in 2000. Ameresco is in the Renewable Energy Equipment & Services field. Ameresco generates 93% the revenue of SunPower.

Sunrun is seen as one of SunPower's top competitors. Sunrun's headquarters is in San Francisco, California, and was founded in 2007. Like SunPower, Sunrun also operates in the Renewable Energy field. Sunrun generates 91% of SunPower's revenue.

Sunnova has been one of SunPower's top competitors. Sunnova was founded in 2012, and its headquarters is in Houston, Texas. Like SunPower, Sunnova also works within the Renewable Energy industry. Sunnova has 6,206 fewer employees than SunPower.

SunPower Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$1.1B

SunPower's revenue is the ranked 6th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 12.4B. Over the last four quarters, SunPower's revenue has decreased by 13.2%. Specifically, in Q2 2021's revenue was $306.4M; in Q1 2021, it was $206.6M; in Q3 2020, it was $274.8M; in Q2 2020, SunPower's revenue was $352.9M.

SunPower Acquisitions

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SolarWorld Americas

Apr 2018

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$26M
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SolarBridge Technologies, Inc.

Nov 2014

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undisclosed
SolarBridge Technologies offer microinverters and monitoring systems that accelerate the adoption of rooftop solar energy.

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Greenbotics, Inc.

Nov 2013

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undisclosed
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Tenesol SA

Dec 2011

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$165.4M
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PowerLight Corp.

Jan 2007

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that SunPower has acquired. SunPower has acquired 5 companies and its latest acquisition was SolarWorld Americas in Apr 2018.

SunPower Funding History

Since SunPower was founded in 1985, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total SunPower has raised $703.6M. SunPower's last funding round was on Dec 2015 for a total of $400.0M

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Dec 2015
$400M
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Jan 2012
$163.7M
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Equity
Apr 2009
$1.3M
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IPO
Nov 2005
$138.6M

Since SunPower was founded in 1985, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total SunPower has raised $703.6M. SunPower's last funding round was on Dec 2015 for a total of $400.0M

SunPower Investments

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Tendril develops and provides a cloud-based energy service management platform that offers data analytic solutions for utility service providers.
$30.9M
Nov 23, 2014
Growth
Jul 01, 2019

These are all the companies that SunPower has invested in. SunPower's latest investment was Tendril Networks, Inc. in Nov 23,. Tendril develops and provides a cloud-based energy service management platform that offers data analytic solutions for utility service providers.

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SunPower Headquarters

51 Rio Robles

San Jose, California95134

408-240-5500

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SunPower is a California-based renewable energy company that designs and sells photovoltaic cells, solar panels and related products for residential and commercial sectors. SunPower was founded in 1985. SunPower's headquarters is located in San Jose, ...

CEO

SunPower's CEO, Peter Faricy, currently has an approval rating of 79%. SunPower's primary competitors are Ameresco, Sunrun & Sunnova.

Frequently Asked Questions about SunPower

  1. When was SunPower founded?

    SunPower was founded in 1985
  2. Who is SunPower's CEO?

    SunPower's CEO is Peter Faricy
  3. How much revenue does SunPower generate?

    SunPower generates $1.1B in revenue
  4. How much funding does SunPower have?

    SunPower has historically raised $703.6M in funding
  5. Where is SunPower's headquarters?

    SunPower's headquarters is in San Jose California, USA
  1. How many employees does SunPower have?

    SunPower has 6,600 employees
  2. What sector does SunPower operate in?

    SunPower is in Renewable Energy
  3. Who are SunPower's competitors?

    SunPower's top competitors are Ameresco, Sunrun, Sunnova
  4. Who has SunPower invested in?

    SunPower's has invested in companies such as Tendril Networks, Inc.