Call us today: (800) 716-7608
Renewable Energy Equipment

Shipping Renewable Energy Equipment

Seamlessly ship renewable energy equipment with FreightCenter. Specialized packaging, reliable transport, and competitive rates.

The global transition to renewable energy sources, such as solar panels and wind turbines, is crucial for combating climate change and achieving a sustainable future. As the demand for renewable energy equipment increases, so does the need for efficient and reliable shipping methods. In this post, we will explore the options of packaging and transportation of renewable energy equipment, discussing the challenges involved, and exploring the associated costs.


How to Ship Renewable Energy Equipment


When shipping renewable energy equipment, proper packaging is essential to transport delicate and expensive components safely. Solar panels, for instance, are typically packaged in robust, durable materials, such as wooden crates or reinforced cardboard boxes. These packages protect the panels from physical damage, moisture, and temperature fluctuations during transit.

Wind turbines, on the other hand, require more extensive packaging. The turbine components, including the tower sections, nacelle, and blades, are carefully secured and often disassembled to facilitate transportation. Each piece is packed in specialized crates or containers, taking into account their size, weight, and fragility.

Freight rate calculator
Shipping option
Pickup and delivery locations
Shipment information
Pickup and delivery locations
Shipment information

limit of 70 characters

IBM Icon online engine shipping
Coca-Cola icon engine shipping
Google icon track my shipment
Ford freight tracking
FEMA track a shipment
Six Flags icon engine freight rate
michigan icon uship
Phillies white glove
trust pilot reviews
What our customers are saying

We provide competitive freight shipping prices and an all-inclusive, easy-to-use shipping experience for our customers. Exceeding our customers’ expectations results in thousands of satisfied customer reviews and repeat business. We believe in the power of our customer relationships. Check out FreightCenter reviews from real customers, and learn what they have to say about their freight shipping experience!

Let’s Get Started! Compare shipping rates in an instant!
Get a Freight Quote
Our Certifications

Awards and Endorsements

  • 2021, 2017 & 2016 Food Logistics’ Top Green Providers
  • 2021 & 2018 Supply & Demand Chain Executives’ Pros to Know: Matthew Brosious
  • 2020 & 2019 Top Food Logistics’ 3PL & Cold Storage Provider Award
  • 2020 & 2019 Business Observer’s Top 500 Companies on the Gulf Coast
  • 2020 & 2017 SmartWay® Transport Partner
  • 2020 & 2017 Food Logistics’ Champions: Rock Stars of the Supply Chain
  • 2020 Best of Palm Harbor Awards for Local Businesses
  • 2017 Green Supply Chain Award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive
  • 2017 Tampa Bay Business Journal Heroes at Work
  • 2016, 2015, & 2012 Food Logistics Top 100 Software and Technology Providers
  • 2013 Tampa Bay Business 100 by Tampa Bay Business Journal
  • 2013 Top 100 Great Supply Chain Partners by SupplyChainBrain
  • 2012 TIA Samaritan Award Honorable Mention
  • 2012, 2011 & 2010 TBBJ Fast 50 Recipient
  • 2013, 2011, & 2010 Diversity Business Top Businesses
Renewable Energy Equipment

Why Choose FreightCenter for Renewable Energy Equipment?

At FreightCenter, we understand the importance of renewable energy and its positive impact on our planet. That’s why we proudly offer specialized shipping solutions for renewable energy products. When you choose FreightCenter, you’re choosing a trusted partner committed to sustainability and efficiency. Our team of experts possesses extensive knowledge in handling and transporting renewable energy equipment, ensuring safe and timely deliveries.

With our vast network of carriers, we can offer competitive rates and flexible shipping options tailored to your unique needs. Experience our seamless booking process, real-time tracking, and exceptional customer service. Trust FreightCenter to power your shipments and contribute to a greener future.

FreightCenter by the numbers
25 Years In Business
1m+ Shipments Booked
93%+ On-Time Performance
99.1% Damage Free Shipments

Renewable Energy Transport

Transporting renewable energy equipment can be a complex logistical process due to the size and weight of the components. Various modes of transportation are used, including ships, trucks, and rail.

For international shipments, ships are commonly employed for their cost-effectiveness and capacity to carry large volumes of equipment. The equipment is securely fastened to prevent movement during the voyage. Specialized cargo vessels equipped with heavy-duty cranes are utilized to load and unload the components safely.

Once the renewable energy equipment reaches its destination port, it is transported to the project site by truck or rail. Specialized flatbed trailers or low loaders transport large and heavy components, such as wind turbine blades and tower sections. Careful planning and coordination are necessary to ensure smooth and timely delivery.


Shipping renewable energy equipment poses unique challenges due to the components’ size, weight, and delicate nature. Some of the significant challenges include:

  1. Infrastructure: The transportation infrastructure, including roads, bridges, and ports, must be capable of accommodating oversized and heavy cargo. Inadequate infrastructure can lead to delays and increased costs.
  2. Regulatory Compliance: International shipments must comply with various regulations, permits, and customs procedures. Navigating these requirements can be time-consuming and requires expertise to ensure smooth clearance.
  3. Weather Conditions: Severe weather conditions, such as storms or high winds, can affect transportation schedules and increase the risk of damage to the equipment. Contingency plans and weather monitoring systems are necessary to mitigate these risks.
Finely-tailored freight solutions

To create value for our customers by delivering customized shipping solutions that meet their unique needs and to fulfill shipping demands from simple to complex with expertise, guidance and ingenuity.

LTL Shipping

LTL shipping involves combining multiple small shipments from different customers onto one truck, allowing each customer to share the shipment cost. Trust the experts at FreightCenter to give you the best prices and the most comprehensive options for all your LTL freight shipping needs.

Full Truckload

Truckload shipping, also known as full truckload (FTL), is a transportation option for freight that requires the entire trucks trailer space. Unlike LTL shipping, FTL shipping is reserved for larger commodities that exceed LTL weight and size limits, typically weighing more than 20,000 pounds or having dimensions that exceed 12 feet in length, 8 feet in width, and 8 feet in height. We deliver optimized solutions for full or partial truckloads and competitive dry van, flatbed, and refrigerated freight pricing. We can cover your full truckload shipping needs.

Expedited Services

Nationwide Expedited Trucking services move your freight securely and rapidly. Your freight requires fast delivery; our freight shipping experts can get your shipment fast, whether in one large box or a full truckload. Expedited shipping is a transportation option that prioritizes the speed of delivery for freight that needs to be shipped quickly. This can be especially important for urgent situations, such as engine repairs or replacements for critical machinery.

Specialized Freight Shipping

Specialized is a transportation option for items that require specialized handling, equipment, or shipping conditions. Specialized shipments may include high-value engines, oversized engines, or engines that require temperature-controlled transportation. The most reliable Specialized Freight Services rates from all the top carriers are just a few steps away. From white glove service to international shipping, we've got you covered.

Get a Quote
Freight Center
Loading date
zip code
Shipping Renewable Energy Equipment Guaranteed competitive pricing every time you ship.