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Wunder Finances 1.4 MW Community Solar Project In Minnesota

Boulder, Colo.-based Wunder Capital, a commercial solar financier, along with with Novel Energy Solutions, a Minnesota-based developer, have announced financing for a 1.4 MW...

The Ins And Outs Of De-Risking Renewable Energy Investments

The following is adapted from Energy Innovation's Designing Climate Solutions: A Policy Guide for Low-Carbon Energy.Reducing the risk of investment in renewable energy projects is...
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New Capital To Boost SunEast’s Solar Development In Eastern U.S.

SunEast Development LLC, a solar developer operating out of Connecticut and Pennsylvania, has announced the closing of a development capital raise from New Hampshire-based...
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Dominion Energy Closes Green Bonds For 574 MW Of Solar

Richmond, Va.-based Dominion Energy has closed its inaugural offering of green bonds. The $362 million in privately placed bond proceeds will be used to...
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Vivint Solar Rolls Out Fixed-Rate Lease Plan In California

Residential solar company Vivint Solar Inc. has launched a new fixed-rate solar lease plan, initially available in select California markets.According to the company, the...
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Denmark’s PKA Invests In California Solar

Recurrent Energy LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Canadian Solar, has finalized a transaction with PKA, one of Denmark's largest pension service providers, for interests...
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Energy Department Awards $53 Million For Solar R&D Projects

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced selections for up to $53 million in funding for projects to advance early-stage solar technologies.Through its...
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SEIA Rolls Out New Solar Tax Guide

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has released Version 9.0 of its SEIA Solar Tax Manual, a guide for solar tax and finance issues.This represents the first...
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Solar Corporate Funding Dropping, But M&A Still Going Strong

During the first nine months of the year, total corporate funding for the global solar sector totaled $6.7 billion, which is slightly lower than...

Invest In Commercial-Scale Energy 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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sPower Announces $498.7M Bond Deal For Renewables Portfolio

Renewable energy independent power producer sPower recently closed a $498.7 million investment-grade, private-placement financing.The financed portfolio represents approximately half of sPower’s 1.3 GW operating portfolio....
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Solar Developers Must Be Mindful Of Looming ITC Deadlines

News broke at the end of July that American Electric Power Co. (AEP) scuttled plans to develop an approximately $4.5 billion, 2 GW wind...