NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) has acquired one of the nation’s leading residential solar companies, Roof Diagnostics Solar (RDS), to support and expand the company’s efforts to empower its customers to control their own energy destiny through clean self-generation. RDS will complement NRG’s extensive network of independent solar installers and dealers and significantly increase the ability of NRG to meet the growing demand for high quality residential solar services delivered by a market leader in delivering retail electricity services in the home.
RDS is one of the largest solar sales and installation companies in America and a market leader in every state they operate. The 475-employee company has experienced tremendous growth in just a few short years in the Northeast and is now expanding into California and other areas.
RDS’ headquarters will remain in Wall Township, New Jersey. Over the next month, the company will begin operating under the brand NRG Residential Solar Solutions.