Insurance - Berkley Renewable Energy

Risk Appetite

Berkley Renewable Energy is a company dedicated to understanding the unique risks in the renewable energy sector.  For us, this means insureds with operations in the solar, wind, biomass (including ethanol) and geothermal segments.  These insureds are specialty contractors, distributors or manufacturers of products used in the production of renewable energy and operators of facilities.   We write insurance anywhere in the United States.  Casualty coverage for hydroelectric facilities may be considered on an individual account basis.  Our broad base of customers includes risks of any size that work in the renewable energy sector including:

  • Wind turbine O&M contractors
  • Solar contractors (minimal residential work < 15%)
  • Specialty contractors performing work for renewable and some conventional energy utilities
  • Operators of ethanol, geothermal, wind, solar or small hydro facilities
  • Waste to energy facilities (generating electricity)
  • Anaerobic digester  (gas to electricity operations)
  • Meteorological condition assessment and measuring services
  • Project developers
  • Manufacturers or distributors of renewable energy equipment (non-critical component parts)


Berkley Renewable Energy provides tailored products and risk services to customers engaged in the renewable energy industry. We understand the highly specialized needs of businesses that operate in this industry and have built insurance solutions to address these needs.

  • Commercial General Liability and Umbrella
  • Commercial Auto
  • Workers Compensation
  • Inland Marine and Property

Our capabilities include products that are guaranteed cost or small and large deductible programs.  Composite rating is available on our Commercial Auto and General Liability product lines.