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Invest in Commercial Solar Projects, Earn Up To 7.5 Percent Annually

Bloomberg New Energy Finance estimates that investment opportunity in the solar energy market through 2040 will be approximately $2.8 trillion. Much of that investment...
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Global Solar Investment Drops 19% In First Half: BNEF

According to new findings from Bloomberg Clean Energy Finance (BNEF), a mixed picture for global clean energy investment in 2018 is emerging: Dollar investment...
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Macquarie Launches Renewables Group In North America

Macquarie Capital - a global provider of banking, financial, advisory, investment and funds management services - has launched its Green Investment Group (GIG) in North...
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What To Know About The IRS’ New Solar ITC Guidance

On June 22, the IRS released Notice 2018-59, guidance that provides rules to determine when a solar project begins construction for investment tax credit...
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IRS’ New Solar ITC Guidance A Boon For Developers

Today, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released guidance establishing when construction starts for solar projects under tax law. According to the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA),...
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New Finance Exchange Connects Solar Developers With Lenders

Open Energy, a solar financing solutions provider, has launched a lending exchange for commercial-scale solar developers and installers. The Open Energy Finance Exchange gives developers...
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DOE Awards $21 Million For Solar Thermal Desalination Projects

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced $21 million for new projects to advance solar thermal desalination technologies. The 14 projects are focused on reducing the...
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ACORE Announces $1 Trillion Investment Goal For U.S. Renewables

The American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) has launched a new campaign that aims to reach a whopping $1 trillion in new U.S. private-sector...
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New York Revamps Megawatt Block Solar Incentive Program

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) has announced improvements to NY-Sun’s Megawatt Block incentive program for non-residential and large commercial...
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San Diego Padres Secure Unique Solar Lease With Belvedere

Belvedere Solar Finance, a provider of solar financing for entities in California and other western states, has arranged a unique lease for the San...
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Incentives Drive U.S. Solar Into Higher Gear: Five Key Findings

As part of Consumer Energy Alliance's (CEA) Solar Energy Future campaign, the organization has released a 2018 update to its 2016 report, "Incentivizing Solar...
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Lincoln Clean Energy Bolsters Renewables Finance Team

U.S. solar and wind developer Lincoln Clean Energy (LCE), a portfolio company of I Squared Capital, has announced the addition of Vishal Kapadia as senior...