Ameresco, Inc. provides energy efficiency solutions for facilities in North America. The company engages in the development, design, engineering, and installation of projects that reduce the energy, as well as operation and maintenance costs of governmental, educational, utility, healthcare, and other institutional, commercial, and industrial entities facilities. Its set of services includes upgrades to a facility's energy infrastructure. Ameresco provides renewable energy products and services that include the construction of small-scale plants that produce electricity, gas, heat, or cooling from renewable sources of energy; the sale of such electricity, processed landfill gas, heat, or cooling from plants that it owns; and the sale and installation of solar energy products and systems for both on-grid and off-grid applications. It distributes solar energy products and systems, such as PV panels, solar regulators, solar charge controllers, inverters, solar-powered lighting systems, solar-powered water pumps, solar panel mounting hardware, and other system components. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Framingham, Massachusetts.