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Clean Energy Stocks

Here is a little info on each of the clean energy segments within this category to help you find potential investments in areas that interest you. A list of publicly traded clean energy stocks can be found by scrolling down or you can access a list of the companies in each group through the industry links on this page.

Biofuels: These companies are engaged in the production of biofuels including biodiesel and ethanol. There are companies in this section that are primarily engaged in biofuel production and companies that produce biofuels in addition to other operations. Examples of companies in this section include:

Green Plains, Inc. (GPRE)

REX American Resources Corporation (REX)

Clean Energy Products and Services: The companies in this section design, manufacture and/or market clean energy, alternative fuel or energy efficiency products.  These products include energy recovery and efficiency products, natural gas engines and construction and engineering services relating to clean energy facilities.  Examples of companies in this section include:

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (CLNE)

Energy Recovery, Inc. (ERII)

Geothermal Power: The companies in this section own and/or operate geothermal plants. Examples geothermal companies include Ormat Technologies, Inc. (ORA).

Hydroelectric Power: These companies own and operate hydroelectric power generation facilities or develop hydrodynamic technologies.

Nuclear Energy: These companies provide products and services used by the nuclear power industry. These services include operational, consulting, advisory and waste management services in addition to project and facility management.

Solar: Examples of the solar products and services provided by this group include:

  • Owning and/or operating solar generation facilities
  • Solar cells, solar modules and panels
  • Solar system installation
  • Engineering services or equipment

Most of the companies in this section are small or mid-cap companies. Examples of companies in this section include:

Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ)

First Solar, Inc. (FSLR)

Hanwha Q CELLS Co., Ltd. (HQCL)

SunPower Corporation (SPWR)

Trina Solar Limited (TSL)

Wind: These public companies own and/or operate wind power facilities or manufacture products, components and/or provide services for the wind power industry. Examples of companies in this category include:

Pattern Energy Group Inc. (PEGI)

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Recent IPOs, ETFs and Comparison Tools

Clean Energy: IPOs in 2016

Azure Power Global Limited (AZRE) (IPO October 12, 2016: India, producer of solar power)

TPI Composites, Inc. (TPIC) (IPO July 22, 2016: manufacturer of composite wind blades for the wind energy market)

Clean Energy IPOs in 2015

8point3 Energy Partners LP (CAFD) (IPO in June 2015: solar energy generation projects)

Enviva Partners LP (EVA) (IPO in April 2015: produces wood pellets which are used by customers as a replacement for coal in power generation)

Green Plains Partners LP (GPP) (IPO in June 2015: ethanol storage)

SolarEdge Technologies, Inc. (SEDG) (IPO in March 2015, Israel: DC optimized inverter system designed to maximize power generation)

Sunrun, Inc. (RUN) (IPO in August 2015: residential solar electricity)

Terraform Global, Inc. (GLBL) (IPO in July 2015: clean power generation assets)

Clean Energy ETFs

First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund (QCLN)

iShares Global Clean Energy ETF (ICLN)

Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF (GEX)

PowerShares Cleantech Portfolio (PZD)

PowerShares Global Clean Energy Portfolio (PBD)

PowerShares WilderHill Clean Energy Portfolio (PBW)

PowerShares WilderHill Progressive Energy Portfolio (PUW)

Solar ETFs

Guggenheim Solar ETF (TAN)

Market Vectors Solar Energy ETF (KWT)

Wind Power ETFs

First Trust ISE Global Wind Energy Index Fund (FAN)

List of Publicly Traded Clean Energy Stocks

U.S. Exchanges

8point3 Energy Partners LP (CAFD) (Solar energy generation projects)

Aemetis, Inc. (AMTX) (Renewable fuels and bio-chemical products)

Ameresco, Inc. (AMRC) (Projects that are designed to reduce the total energy consumption of its customers facilities)

American Superconductor Corporation (AMSC) (Wind turbines)

Amtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) (Equipment used by semiconductor and solar industries)

Azure Power Global Limited (AZRE) (IPO October 12, 2016: India, producer of solar power)

Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (BLDP) (Canada: Proton exchange membrane fuel cell technology)

Broadwind Energy, Inc. (BWEN) (Wind industry products and services)

Brookfield Renewable Power Fund (BEP) (Electric utility)

BWX Technologies Inc (BWXT) (Nuclear components and fuel)

Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ) (Canada: semiconductor solar products, solar projects)

Capstone Turbine Corporation (CPST) (Clean-and-green microturbine power generation systems)

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (CLNE) (Natural gas fuel)

Cleantech Solutions International, Inc. (CLNT) (Precision forged components and fabricated and machined assemblies)

CPFL Energia S.A. (CPL) (Brazil, diversified utilities: Hydro and wind plants)

DAQO New Energy Corp. (DQ) (China: manufactures polysilicon)

Ellomay Capital Ltd. (ELLO) (Israel: solar power plants)

Energy Recovery, Inc. (ERII) (Energy recovery products)

Enphase Energy, Inc. (ENPH) (Technologies used by the solar industry)

Enviva Partners LP (EVA) (IPO in April 2015: Produces wood pellets which are used by customers as a replacement for coal in power generation)

First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) (Semiconductors: solar modules, solar power plants)

Gevo, Inc. (GEVO) (Bio-based alternatives to petroleum-based products)

Green Plains, Inc. (GPRE) (Ethanol)

Green Plains Partners LP (GPP) (IPO in June 2015: Ethanol storage)

Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. (HASI) (REIT focused on renewable energy projects)

Hanwha Q CELLS Co., Ltd. (HQCL) (South Korea: semiconductor solar products, solar power plants)

JA Solar Holdings, Co., Ltd. (JASO) (China: semiconductor company)

JinkoSolar Holding Company Ltd. (JKS) (China: semiconductors, solar products)

Just Energy Group, Inc. (JE) (Canada: solar panel installation)

Lightbridge Corporation (LTBR) (Consulting services; nuclear fuel technology)

Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC (MIC) (Infrastructure assets; solar and wind facilities)

MagneGas Corporation (MNGA) (Produces natural gas alternative MagneGas)

NextEra Energy Partners, L.P. (NEP) (Owns interest in solar and wind projects)

Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (OPTT) (Ocean wave technologies)

Ormat Technologies, Inc. (ORA) (Geothermal and recovered energy-based power plants)

Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (PEIX) (Ethanol)

Pattern Energy Group Inc. (PEGI) (Owns and operates wind power facilities)

Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. (PESI) (Waste management services; environmental consulting)

Plug Power, Inc. (PLUG) (Hydrogen fuel cell technology)

Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (REGI) (Biofuels and chemicals)

Renesola Ltd. (SOL) (China: semiconductors, solar products)

REX American Resources Corporation (REX) (Ethanol)

RGS Energy (RGSE) (Solar system installation)

Sky Solar Holdings, Ltd. (SKYS) (China: solar parks)

SolarEdge Technologies, Inc. (SEDG) (Israel: DC optimized inverter system designed to maximize power generation)

SPI Energy Co., Ltd. (SPI) (Photovoltaic products)

SunPower Corporation (SPWR) (Solar panels)

Sunrun, Inc. (RUN) (Residential solar electricity)

Sunworks, Inc. (SUNW) (Solar power systems)

Terraform Global, Inc. (GLBL) (Clean power generation assets)

TerraForm Power, Inc. (TERP) (Owns and operates solar generation facilities)

TPI Composites, Inc. (TPIC) (IPO July 22, 2016: manufacturer of composite wind blades for the wind energy market)

Trina Solar Limited (TSL) (China: semiconductors, solar products)

U S Geothermal Inc. (HTM) (Geothermal power projects)

Vivint Solar, Inc.  (VSLR) (Solar system installation)

Westport Innovations Inc. (WPRT) (Natural gas engines)

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (YGE) (China: semiconductors, solar products)