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August 30, 2011 11:01 ET

Verengo Solar Plus Named on 2011 Inc. Magazine 500/5000

ORANGE, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 30, 2011) - Inc. magazine this week ranked Verengo Solar Plus #66 on its fifth annual Inc. 500/5000 list of the nation's fastest-growing energy companies. For the past two years Verengo has been the leading residential solar installer in Southern California and recently opened offices in California's Central Valley and in New Jersey as the company continues to expand.

The Inc. 500/5000 acknowledgement is testament to Verengo's growth over the past three years. Verengo now joins a prestigious list of powerhouses who gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 500 including Microsoft, Dunkin Donuts, Intuit, GoDaddy, Vizio, Clif Bar, American Apparel, and Oracle.

In a stagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2011 Inc. 500/5000 companies remains an impressive 94 percent. The companies on this year's list report having created 350,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $366 billion, up 14 percent from last year.

"Fast growth at any time is a big achievement; fast growth during the past few years is just-short-of-miraculous," said Inc. editor Jane Berentson. "The Inc. 500 consists of these just-short-of-miraculous companies, the ones that through ingenuity and ambition have increased revenue, hired employees, and grown fast in difficult economic times."

Randy Bishop, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Verengo, commented, "This is an incredible milestone for our company and is testament to the unwavering commitment of each and every one of our employees who have helped shape Verengo into the trusted solar company it is today."

"We have hired over 300 employees this year alone and continue to hire more every day to meet our customer needs. It's wonderful to be able to hire at a tough economic time like this," said Verengo President and Co-Founder Ken Button.


Verengo Solar Plus is changing the way America thinks about solar! As the #1 residential solar integrator based in Southern California, Verengo offers comprehensive financial options and superior customer service, and consistently earns an A+ with the Better Business Bureau. Verengo has reduced carbon emissions through its solar power systems, accomplishing the equivalent of planting 120,000 acres of trees and taking more than 48,000 cars off the road, and saving homeowners $100 million in energy costs over the lifetime of Verengo's installed systems to date. For more information on Verengo Solar Plus, please visit

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