Nelnet has purchased GRNE Solar, a solar engineering and construction firm.

GRNE designs and installs residential, commercial and utility-scale solar systems across the United States.

“We are excited to partner with Jess, Eric and the GRNE team to accelerate their growth plans and our diversification into solar development,” said Scott Gubbels, executive director of tax and renewable energy at Nelnet. “The GRNE team has earned a strong reputation in the solar industry for their culture, values and high-quality execution and construction management. Together, we will create a unique solution in the renewable space, including EPC services, financing solutions and subscription management.”