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Search Results: Energy Finance\Case Studies
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Clean Energy Finance and Investment AuthorityMembers only Login
Bryan Garcia of Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority presents on the structure and financing tools of his organization, and includes a project case study.
Saving with Solar: Understanding Retail Solar PPAsMembers only Login
This presentation reviews power purchase agreements (PPAs), and their role in financing clean energy projects, specifically through the Morris Model for bond-financed projects.
The Latest in Housing Authority Energy FinanceMembers only Login
This presentation from a Ballard Spahr Housing webinar covers a number of federal programs that can be used to finance energy efficiency in housing, including HUD incentives, energy tax credits, and tax-exempt bonds.
Use of State Development Finance Agency Tools to Support Renewable EnergyMembers only Login
Rob Sanders of the Clean Energy Group discusses the use of bonds for clean energy projects, including the benefits of bonds over traditional financing and several case studies.
Oregon's Clean Energy EconomyMembers only Login
This report by Clean Edge Inc. compares Oregon's clean energy economy's performance to that of other leading states across multiple categories including financial incentives.
NREL Factsheet on Financing Solar PV Projects on Government SitesMembers only Login
This factsheet created by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory describes an innovative financial model for installing and operating solar PV power on government sites that was pioneered in New Jersey.
Case Study of a Biomass Project Financed with BondsMembers only Login
This case study of a bond-financed biomass project was presented by Tina Neal of Perseverance Capital Advisors.
Follow the Leaders: Improving Large Customer Self-Direct Programs
This is a report by the American Council for Energy-Efficiency which compares various state programs that provide industrial and large-scale commercial users of state energy efficiency financing mechanisms alternatives to standard repayment schemes....
Compendium of Best Practices in Energy Efficiency & RenewablesMembers only Login
This report covers the best energy policies, including a lengthy section on financing programs, from many states and cities. Each program type is illustrated by at least one case study. The report was produced by the Renewable Energy & Energy...
Exploring the Effectiveness of Private Capital Financing Options through Revolving Loans and Loan-Loss ReservesMembers only Login
Jeff Pitkin from the NY State Energy Research & Development Authority provides a thorough overview of the state's financing options for energy efficiency improvements. Details include loan requirements and the financing structure for a...
GEO Weatherization Webinar
This presentation by Andy Holzhauser of the Greater Cincinnati Energy Alliance describes a weatherization financing program launched in 2010. The program assists homeowners by first providing a low-cost energy audit and by then providing or...
Property Assessed Clean Energy Financing: The Ohio StoryMembers only Login
This review of PACE financing in Ohio was written by Raymond C. Headen, Sally W. Bloomfield, Matt Warnock, and Caleb Bell of Bricker & Eckler, LLP. The article reviews federal policies affecting PACE and mortgages, as well as Ohio policies affecting...
General Review of For-Profit Entities Tax-Exempt Debt Credit Structures
In this document you will find a general review of for-profit entities tax-exempt debt credit structures. This review covers methods whereby for-profit entities such as airlines, investor-owned utilities, or energy sector corporations can issue...
Case Study: Philadelphia Greenworks Loan FundMembers only Login
The Greenworks Loan Fund seeks to make energy efficiency financing an ordinary part of the lending process for either the rehabilitation of existing commercial buildings or the construction of new ones. This new revolving loan fund, which is...
A Review of Emerging State Finance Tools to Advance Solar Generation
The Clean Energy States Alliance has compiled this report that looks at how states are putting development finance tools in place to encourage the advancement of solar power.
Creating a Campus Sustainability Revolving Loan FundMembers only Login
This case study, published by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education, documents how Macalester College established a revolving loan fund to promote energy efficiency and green improvements. It includes a look at...
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