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Roseville-based solar company wins major contract

Victor A. Patton
American City Business Journals

Roseville-based solar company Sunworks Inc. said Friday it's been awarded its largest contract ever, to build an 8.5-megawatt solar power project in collaboration with ForeFront Power LLC. Sunworks (SUNW) CEO Chuck Cargile did not provide the dollar value of the contract, or its specific location, which will be somewhere in Northern California. Shares of Sunworks, which designs, sells and installs residential and commercial solar systems, rose 14 cents, or 9.79 percent, to $1.57 on Friday after the announcement was made.