Entries by kWh Team Members

Insuring the cash flow of residential solar power

Originally posted on pv Magazine USA. kWh Analytics has structured its Solar Revenue Put for a portfolio of 4,000 residential systems totaling 35 MW-DC, insuring the long term production of the portfolio to ease investor’s worries. The insurance companies trust solar power enough to consistently offer real protection to big investors. This protection is a […]

Swiss Re provides capacity on structured solar deal

Originally posted on Intelligent Insurer. Swiss Re Corporate Solutions has provided the risk capacity for a so-called Solar Revenue Put, a credit enhancement that guarantees up to 95 percent of a solar project’s expected energy output, which has also been described as a new type of insurtech potentially worth billions. The Solar Revenue Put was […]

Swiss Re backs 35MW Solar Revenue Put by kWh Analytics

Originally posted on Reinsurance News. Swiss Re Corporate Solutions, the commercial insurance arm of global reinsurer Swiss Re, is to provide risk capacity for a 35MW Solar Revenue Put structured by solar risk management provider kWh Analytics. The deal relates to a portfolio of 4,000 projects located in the Northeast U.S. that are being developed […]

Ares EIF-backed resi solar portfolio closes financing

Originally posted on SparkSpread. An Ares EIF-backed residential solar portfolio has closed financing with a term loan from ING Capital and a solar revenue put with Swiss Re. kWh Analytics structured the solar revenue put, which backs a 35 MW (dc) residential solar portfolio that comprises 4,000 projects in the U.S. northeast. Marathon Capital was […]

kWh Analytics Closes Solar Revenue Put for 35 MW of Solar Power Projects with IGS Solar, Ares Management, ING, & Swiss Re

Originally posted on BusinessWire, Solar Power World. SAN FRANCISCO – kWh Analytics, the market leader in solar risk management, today announced that it structured a Solar Revenue Put for a portfolio of 4,000 projects totaling approximately 35 MW DC of capacity located in the Northeast U.S. The facilities are being developed and managed by IGS […]

#Solar100’s Ray Shem: Solar’s Cassandra

Originally posted on pv Magazine USA. In this #Solar100 interview, Richard Matsui, Founder and CEO of kWh Analytics, speaks with Ray Shem, CFO at Pine Gate Renewables. In Greek mythology, Cassandra was gifted by the god Apollo the ability to see the future. She was also cursed to utter prophesies that were true but no […]

The Orange Button ‘gridvolution’: A critical tool for taking the energy transition digital

Originally posted on Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA). Two months ago at the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco, decarbonization captured most of the headlines—and for good reason. California Gov. Jerry Brown and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced that state, local and business leadership is driving the United States toward its […]

kWh Analytics Wins $1.25MM U.S. Department of Energy Award to Quantify Degradation Rates and Increase the Affordability of Solar

Originally posted on BusinessWire and Solar Power World. SAN FRANCISCO – kWh Analytics, the market leader in solar risk management, has won a $1.25 million award from the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) to utilize its real-world data to quantify degradation rates and increase the affordability and reliability of photovoltaics. Today’s […]