Renewable Energy

In 1995, Mortenson was one of the first major U.S. contractors to enter into the uncharted territory of renewable energy by constructing our first wind power facility in Adair, Iowa. Today, Mortenson is recognized as the leader in renewable energy construction. This leadership position has allowed us to leverage our wind power expertise to advance the fields of solar, emerging renewables and energy delivery with high voltage transmission and distribution services. Through our years of expertise and experience, we have acquired a deep understanding of the complexities inherent to any renewable energy project. With this knowledge, we’re able to tailor our expertise to meet the unique challenges of your renewable energy project and deliver a building experience that’s superior to any other.

Mortenson Wind

Rim Rock Wind Farm Our commitment to being on the cutting edge of innovation and technology led us to becoming one of the pioneers of the wind industry. Today, having constructed 135 wind projects totaling more than 15,000 MW of clean energy, Mortenson is one of the leading, utility-scale wind contractors in North America. Currently Mortenson is ranked as the 13th largest power contractor in the United States, according to Engineering News Record.

Wind Projects

Mortenson Solar

Tech Park Solar Park Since 2008, Mortenson has continued to develop our solar expertise to self-perform larger and more complex solar arrays throughout the United States with over 1,200 megawatts of solar energy facilities operating, under construction or under contract. We have developed capabilities to allow for quicker project build-outs and the lowest cost of energy over the life of the project. Mortenson has proven to be a reliable and bankable EPC partner through the use of energy-modeling tools which is part of our culture of innovation.

Solar Projects