Entries by kWh Team Members

Tax equity investor list: 28 partners for your solar projects

Originally posted on pv Magazine USA. Yesterday, Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) released its 9.0 update to the Federal Tax Guide for Solar Energy. This matters because mastering it means you can find partners to fund up to 46% of a project’s cost. And now that you know how important tax expertise is, (and you’ve got […]

kWh Analytics Releases Industry’s Official “Solar Lendscape,” Now Profiling 28 Active Tax Equity Investors

Additional coverage in Solar Power World, BusinessWire, Yahoo Finance, and SolarWakeup. SAN FRANCISCO – kWh Analytics, the market leader in solar risk management, today announced the release of Solar Lendscape for Tax Equity, a free resource that profiles 28 tax equity investors. For developers looking to raise capital, the Solar Lendscape catalogs the industry’s most […]

#Solar100’s Lidija Sekaric: Solar’s Jack of All Trades

Originally posted on pv Magazine USA. The saying goes, “A jack of all trades is a master of none,” positing a distinction between a generalist and a specialist. Bucking convention that someone could only be a generalist or a specialist, Dr. Lidija Sekaric is solar’s jack of all trades. Previously as Director at the Department […]

Highlights from the #Solar100 at SPI 2018

Originally posted on pv Magazine USA. Through a featured list and monthly interviews, the #Solar100 celebrates our industry’s thought leaders and the ideas that drive them. This year at Solar Power International, all attendees were invited to nominate who they wanted to see interviewed next for #Solar100. The #Solar100 Leaders nominated both “Next Interviews” as […]

kWh Analytics Releases Orange Button Translate to Streamline Data Sharing

Originally posted on Solar Power World and BusinessWire. kWh Analytics, the market leader in solar risk management, today announced the release of Orange Button Translate, the first piece of software designed exclusively to support the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office’s (SETO) Orange Button data standards. Orange Button Translate streamlines data sharing in […]

kWh Analytics completes 50 MW Solar Revenue Put, backed by Swiss Re

Originally posted in Reinsurance News. kWh Analytics, a leading solar risk management provider, has structured a Solar Revenue Put with global solar developer GCL New Energy and U.S solar project investor PNC Bank for 50 MW of solar farms, with risk capacity provided by Swiss Re Corporate Solutions. The 4 solar farm projects, which belong […]

Oregon projects incorporate solar output insurance in financing

Originally posted on Utility Dive. Dive Brief: On Wednesday kWh analytics announced it has structured financing for a series of solar projects in Oregon that include insurance to protect cash flow when the sun does not shine. The financing covers four solar projects in Oregon with an aggregate capacity of 50 MW being developed by GCL […]

GCL New Energy closes solar revenue put

Excerpt below; full piece available on SparkSpread. GCL New Energy has closed a solar revenue put for a 50 MW (dc) portfolio of four solar generation facilities in Oregon. kWh Analytics underwrote and structured the hedge, while Swiss Re Corporate Solutions provided the financial backing for it, according to the companies’ announcement from Aug. 29. […]

GCL Inks Tax Equity for Projects with Solar Revenue Put

Excerpt below; full piece available on Power Finance & Risk. GCL New Energy has made use of kWh Analytics’ solar revenue put as part of its tax equity financing of a contracted four-project solar portfolio in Oregon. PNC Bank is providing the tax equity for the 38.5 MW portfolio, which is under construction in Jefferson […]