Entries by Richard Matsui

YieldCos, A Modern Solar Shakespearean Play

Act V is still to come. Originally posted on pv magazine. Re-posted in May 17, 2017 SolarWakeup. Now even NRG may be looking to sell NRG Yield, a top five YieldCo. With NRG under pressure to cut costs, this news stokes growing concerns about the future of YieldCos. Last month solar industry analysts had a field […]

Solar Refinancing: When Asset Management Steals the Show

Originally posted on Renewable Energy World. We all know that asset management is in many respects the under-loved function within a solar company. Solar asset management involves the ongoing management of financial, commercial, and administrative tasks necessary to ensure the optimal financial performance of a solar PV plant or portfolio of plants. From an executive-level […]