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Interested in investing in companies that use or produce sources of clean energy? For ideas, we ran a screen you might be interested in.

We created a universe of clean energy stocks for those currently rallying above their 20-day, 50-day and 200-day moving averages. We then screened these names for those with the most significant net insider purchases over the last six months, indicating company insiders believe their employers will outperform.

Interactive Chart: Press Play to compare changes in analyst ratings over the last two years for the stocks mentioned below. Analyst ratings sourced from Zacks Investment Research.‬

We also created a price-weighted index of the stocks mentioned below, and monitored the performance of the list relative to the S&P 500 index over the last month. To access a complete analysis of this list's recent performance, click here.

Do you think these companies will outperform like their insiders expect? Use this list as a starting point for your own analysis.

List sorted by net insider purchases as a percent of share float.

1. Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA): Designs, develops, manufactures and sells electric vehicles and advanced electric vehicle powertrain components. The stock is currently rallying 8.54% above its 20-day moving average, 2.08% above its 50-day MA and 7.86% above its 200-day MA. Net institutional purchases in the current quarter at 5.6M shares, which represents about 8.92% of the company's float of 62.79M shares.

2. Maxwell Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL): Develops, manufactures and markets energy storage and power delivery products and microelectronic products. The stock is currently rallying 10.37% above its 20-day moving average, 21.11% above its 50-day MA, and 22.72% above its 200-day MA. Net institutional purchases in the current quarter at 1.5M shares, which represents about 5.73% of the company's float of 26.20M shares.

3. Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH): Operates as a specialty chemicals company in the United States and internationally. The stock is currently rallying 5.40% above its 20-day moving average, 12.71% above its 50-day MA and 15.02% above its 200-day MA. Net institutional purchases in the current quarter at 3.2M shares, which represents about 4.36% of the company's float of 73.36M shares.

4. Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc (NASDAQ:HCCI): Provides industrial and hazardous waste services to small and mid-sized customers in the United States. The stock is currently rallying 4.95% above its 20-day moving average, 17.22% above its 50-day MA and 17.75% above its 200-day MA. Net institutional purchases in the current quarter at 222.1K shares, which represents about 4.1% of the company's float of 5.42M shares.

5. Ameresco, Inc. (NYSE:AMRC): Provides energy efficiency solutions for facilities in North America. The stock is currently rallying 0.29% above its 20-day moving average, 5.62% above its 50-day MA, and 5.91% above its 200-day MA. Net institutional purchases in the current quarter at 595.2K shares, which represents about 3.81% of the company's float of 15.63M shares.

*Institutional data sourced from Fidelity, all other data sourced from Finviz.

Source: 5 Rallying Clean Energy Stocks Insiders Are Buying