How the US tax changes affect transactions
At least a dozen provisions in a massive tax-cut bill that cleared the US Congress in mid-December will affect transactions in the power and broader infrastructure markets.
Financing projects with virtual PPAs
Virtual or synthetic power purchase agreements present unique issues for developers ...
Energy storage: unique PPA considerations
Developers are focusing on what terms to put in new offtake agreements ...
The liberal art of project finance
Greatly appreciated parental guidance on the value of the liberal arts educations children are receiving.
California cap-and-trade program recovers
Prices for greenhouse gas emission allowances under the California cap-and-trade program have rebounded in 2017.
Net metering and community solar
The shifting net metering policies in the United States affect the economics of community solar as well as residential solar.
Risk management for solar projects
The Solar Energy Industries Association published a guide called “Best Practices for Solar Risk Management” in September. Jason Kaminsky
House tax bill: effect on market
A draft tax-cut bill released Thursday by the chairman of the House tax-writing committee is a mixed bag for the power industry and infrastructure trade.
US House revises harmful wind provision
The US House walked back a provision in its tax-cut bill that has frozen the wind tax equity market.
US tax equity market could shrink under Senate tax bill
A base erosion and anti-abuse tax, in a massive tax-cut bill expected to be taken up next week by the US Senate could cause some tax equity investors to exit the market for renewable energy projects.
US Senate tax bill complicates renewable energy
The US Senate made two last-minute changes in a massive tax-cut bill yesterday that could prove harmful to renewable energy.
Final US tax bill: effect on project finance market
At least a dozen provisions in the final tax bill released Friday night by US House and Senate negotiators will affect transactions in the power and broader infrastructure markets.
REITs and SGIPs
A solar incentive payment from a utility counts as good income for a real estate investment trust.