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Co-Founder & CEO

Lynn Jurich

CEO Approval Rating

76/100

Founded:

2007

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNASDAQRUN

SUNRUN TOP COMPETITORS OR ALTERNATIVES

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COMPANY

CEO

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Lynn Jurich

Co-Founder & CEO

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4,400
$1.6B
$1B
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William J. Berger

Chairman & CEO

78/100
394
$2.2B
$196M
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CEO

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387
$247.4M
$124M
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Mark Widmar

CEO

80/100
6,400
$640M
$3B
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Elon Musk

Co-Founder & CEO

82/100
12,243
$1.7B
$730.3M
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David Bywater

CEO

70/100
2,998
$3.3B
$392.2M
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Peter Faricy

CEO

79/100
6,600
$703.6M
$1.3B
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Christian Fong

President & CEO

69/100
241
$564.2M
$15M
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CEO

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70
$48.9M
$10.6M
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Tom Pollock

President & CEO

71/100
1,800
- -
$300M
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Jim Petersen

President & CEO

85/100
3,000
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$350M
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Sunnova is a top competitor of Sunrun. Sunnova was founded in Houston, Texas} in 2012. Sunnova competes in the Renewable Energy industry. Compared to Sunrun, Sunnova generates $874M less revenue.

Sungevity is Sunrun's #2 competitor. Sungevity is headquartered in Oakland, California, and was founded in 2007. Sungevity competes in the Renewable Energy field. Sungevity generates 11% the revenue of Sunrun.

First Solar has been one of Sunrun's top competitors. First Solar is a Public company that was founded in 1999 in Tempe, Arizona. Like Sunrun, First Solar also competes in the Renewable Energy Equipment & Services industry. Compared to Sunrun, First Solar has 700 more employees.

Sunrun Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$1B

Sunrun's revenue is the ranked 4th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 482.8M. Over the last four quarters, Sunrun's revenue has grown by 84.7%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $334.8M; in Q4 2020, it was $320.4M; in Q3 2020, it was $209.8M; in Q2 2020, Sunrun's revenue was $181.3M.

Sunrun Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Vivint Solar, Inc.

Jul 2020

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$3.2B
Vivint Solar is a Utah-based utility company that designs, manufactures and installs photovoltaic solar power systems for residential and industrial sectors.
SnapNrack Solar Mounting Solutions

Feb 2014

Source »
undisclosed
SnapNrack is a a manufacturer of solar mounting systems.
AEE Solar, Inc.

Feb 2014

Source »
undisclosed
AEE Solar is a wholesale distributor of solar power and renewable energy products.

These are all the companies that Sunrun has acquired. Sunrun has acquired 3 companies and its latest acquisition was Vivint Solar, Inc. in Jul 2020. Vivint Solar is a Utah-based utility company that designs, manufactures and installs photovoltaic solar power systems for residential and industrial sectors.

Sunrun Funding History

Since Sunrun was founded in 2007, it has participated in 14 rounds of funding. In total Sunrun has raised $1.6B. Sunrun's last funding round was on Aug 2020 for a total of $265.0M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt
Aug 2020
$265M
Debt
Oct 2017
$244.5M
Unattributed
Aug 2017
$117.9K
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Debt
Jan 2016
$250M

Investec

IPO
Aug 2015
$250.6M
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Since Sunrun was founded in 2007, it has participated in 14 rounds of funding. In total Sunrun has raised $1.6B. Sunrun's last funding round was on Aug 2020 for a total of $265.0M

Sunrun Investments

No recent investments found related to Sunrun

Sunrun News

June 16, 2021Gulf Oil and Gas

Titan Solar Power Extends Partnership with Sunrun to Bring Rooftop Solar

Titan Solar Power announced an extension of its existing partnership with Sunrun, the nation's leadin... See more »
May 30, 2021Zephyr Net

Ford & Sunrun Team Up To Make V2H Technology A Reality. Is V2G Next?

Ford has teamed up with Sunrun to make vehicle-to-home (V2H) technology available to people who buy a... See more »
May 21, 2021The Business Journals: San Francisco Business Times

San Francisco's Sunrun wants to power your home with a pickup truck.

San Francisco's Sunrun will help Ford turn its new electric truck into a backup energy supply for the... See more »
May 20, 2021PV-Tech

Ford selects Sunrun as installation partner to make new F-150 Lightning backup power source

Leading US residential solar and storage provider Sunrun has partnered with automaker Ford as the ins... See more »
May 3, 2021Benzinga

An Earnings Beat For SunPower Or Sunrun Could Scorch Shorts

SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ: SPWR) and Sunrun Inc. (NASDAQ: RUN) are set to report first-quarter 202... See more »

Sunrun Blogs

June 24, 2016Sunrun Blog

Net Metering 2.0 Brings A Bright Future To California Solar

Earlier this year, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) voted to enact a new net energy ... See more »
June 16, 2016Sunrun Blog

3 Tips for Ensuring Friends and Family Go Solar

For Sunrun customers there's nothing better than a successful referral (well, besides saving money on... See more »
June 14, 2016Sunrun Blog

How to Cool off Your Summer AC Costs with SEER

With winter well behind us, summer is now here to grace us with long, sunny days. That means BBQs, le... See more »
June 8, 2016Sunrun Blog

My experience buying a Sunrun solar home

First-time home buyer Michael Naughton shares his simple path to saving with the sun Here at Sunrun w... See more »
May 18, 2016Sunrun Blog

Wishing for a Smarter Solar Home? There are Apps for That!

With a Sunrun solar system installed at your home, you're ahead of the times as a smart homeowner liv... See more »
May 18, 2016Sunrun Blog

Sunrunner Spotlight: Brett Steinhagen

We're proud of the fact that down in the Palmetto State of South Carolina, 130 Sunrunners have pass... See more »
May 18, 2016Sunrun Blog

Solar Home Photography Tips from Sunrun Customer Steve Lemak

Going solar is a BIG milestone! Just like other milestones worth celebrating, many of our customers e... See more »

Sunrun Press Releases

March 26, 2021PR Newswire

Pandemic puts a spotlight on solar energy for Sunrun Solar

MELBOURNE, Australia, March 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- 2020 saw record-breaking adoption of clean energ... See more »
March 18, 2021StreetInsider

Sunrun Solar Stands at the Ready as Solar Power Sweeps the Nation and Gas Usage Drops

MELBOURNE, Australia, March 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Â The 21st century has seen a massive switch from... See more »
February 25, 2021GlobeNewswire

Sunrun Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Financial Results

Customer Additions of Approximately 23,500 in Q4, Bringing Total Customers to over 550,000, 18% year-... See more »
February 4, 2021GlobalNewswire

Sunrun Announces Date and Conference Call Details for Fourth Quarter 2020 Earnings Report

Earnings Release and Conference Call Scheduled for February 25, 2021 Earnings Release and Conference ... See more »
January 25, 2021GlobalNewswire

Sunrun Announces Preliminary Fourth Quarter 2020 Results

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sunrun (Nasdaq: RUN), the nation's leading provider ... See more »
August 18, 2020GlobalNewswire

Sunrun, Vivint Solar Announce Stock Purchase Agreement Between Coatue and Blackstone Affiliate

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sunrun (Nasdaq: RUN) and Vivint Solar (NYSE: VSLR) t... See more »
July 9, 2020Business Wire

Rowley Law PLLC is Investigating Proposed Acquisition of Vivint Solar, Inc.

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rowley Law PLLC is investigating potential securities law violations by Vi... See more »

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Sunrun Headquarters

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San Francisco, California94104

415-373-5206

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Sunrun Summary

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Overview

SunRun is a solar panel company that designs, installs and finances photovoltaic power systems to residential and commercial sectors. Sunrun was founded in 2007. Sunrun's headquarters is located in San Francisco, California, USA 94104. It has raised 1...

CEO

Sunrun's Co-Founder & CEO, Lynn Jurich, currently has an approval rating of 76%. Sunrun's primary competitors are Sunnova, Sungevity & First Solar.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Sunrun

  1. When was Sunrun founded?

    Sunrun was founded in 2007
  2. Who is Sunrun's CEO?

    Sunrun's CEO is Lynn Jurich
  3. How much revenue does Sunrun generate?

    Sunrun generates $1B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Sunrun have?

    Sunrun has historically raised $1.6B in funding
  1. Where is Sunrun's headquarters?

    Sunrun's headquarters is in San Francisco California, USA
  2. How many employees does Sunrun have?

    Sunrun has 4,400 employees
  3. What sector does Sunrun operate in?

    Sunrun is in Renewable Energy , Renewable Energy Equipment & Services
  4. Who are Sunrun's competitors?

    Sunrun's top competitors are Sunnova, Sungevity, First Solar