Solar Power Finance & Investment - Presented by Infocast

 

October 6 - 8, 2020

  • The Leading Networking and Dealmaking Hub for the Solar Industry!

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SAME PREMIER EVENT, NOW INCLUDING A DIGITAL EXPERIENCE

In response to the current COVID-19 crisis, SOLAR POWER FINANCE & INVESTMENT can now be attended VIRTUALLY. Attendees will be able to connect with hundreds of top solar professionals through our platform's robust and intuitive networking features. Learn more about virtual format benefits and take a tour.

45 Expert Speakers

Interactive Networking

26 Content-Packed Sessions

ABOUT THE SUMMIT

Infocast’s Solar Power Finance & Investment Summit has established itself as the preeminent networking event for leaders in the solar industry, top-rated by attendees as the place where deals and valuable business connections are made.

For 2020, this Summit has evolved to include an intuitive and effective virtual experience for senior-level solar and financial executives to participate in efficient, high-impact and focused networking to set their deal-making agendas for the future.

During this time of COVID-19, Infocast believes it is more important than ever to provide a safe, alternative platform where participants can connect with the leaders and movers of the solar industry.

Attendees will receive 30 days of unlimited post-event access to our virtual platform to fully take advantage of the exclusive opportunity to continue their conversations, review valuable industry insights, and get deals done.

From beginning to end, attendees will hear from and connect with solar industry innovators, learn about their plans in today’s business climate, and capitalize on new prospects that will lead to successful business deals.

Gain valuable insights into the latest on solar and solar + storage development and financing, learn about upcoming strategic opportunities, and network with the industry’s top senior-level solar and financial executives this October!

Register to get 30 days of unlimited access to all networking features, industry insights and presentations


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SOLAR POWER FINANCE & INVESTMENT

The Solar Power Finance & Investment Summit is the primary industry event where industry players come to stay abreast of the solar financing landscape. It also provides valuable insights into the ongoing developments, highlights upcoming strategic opportunities and explores the industry’s efforts to overcome pressing challenges.

The Summit’s unique environment has led previous attendees to rate it as the best value solar event in the industry—“worth every minute of my time” says one attendee.

Networking
Connect with hundreds of top solar professionals from around the country
Lead Generation
Establish connections with senior-level developers, investors & financiers
Dealmaking
Get deals done for 2020 and beyond in the coronavirus-impacted business environment
 
Industry Insights
Gain valuable insights into the latest on solar development and financing
Market Outlook
Hear from experts with cutting-edge intelligence on the outlook of tomorrow’s markets
Business Opportunities
Learn about upcoming projects and strategic opportunities
VIRTUAL BENEFITS

Take a Video Tour of Our Platform!

  • Connect with hundreds of solar leaders in the Networking Lounge or via secured, private messages
  • Schedule 1-on-1 meetings or group calls using built-in video chat features on our virtual platform
  • Meet face-to-face remotely with the direct video chat function
  • Search attendees by company, title, industry and interest
  • Engage in group discussions or announce your availability on the social wall
  • Find solution providers conveniently in the interactive exhibitor hall
  • Leverage 30 days of uninterrupted access to continue your conversations and dealmaking

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Featured Speakers

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Participating Organizations

  • 8MINUTE SOLAR ENERGY
  • ABN AMRO
  • ADVANCED POWER (NA)
  • ALGONQUIN POWER & UTILITIES CORP.
  • AMTRUST
  • AON SERVICE CORPORATION
  • APEX CLEAN ENERGY MANAGEMENT
  • ARES MANAGEMENT
  • AVANA CAPITAL
  • BAKER & MCKENZIE LLP
  • BLATTNER ENERGY
  • BLUE SKY SOLAR
  • BLUEWAVE SOLAR
  • BNP PARIBAS
  • BOVIET SOLAR USA
  • CALPINE ENERGY SOLUTIONS
  • CANADIAN SOLAR
  • CD AREVON USA INC.
  • CIBC
  • CITY NATIONAL BANK
  • CLEARWAY ENERGY
  • COBANK ACB
  • COHNREZNICK LLP
  • COMMUNITY ENERGY SOLAR
  • COMPETITIVE POWER VENTURES
  • CONSTELLATION ENERGY
  • CORONAL ENERGY
  • DELOITTE TAX LLP
  • DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY
  • DEPCOM POWER
  • DLA PIPER
  • DOMINION ENERGY
  • E3 CONSULTING
  • EDF RENEWABLES
  • ENGIE NORTH AMERICA
  • ENGIE STORAGE
  • FIDELITY NATIONAL TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY
  • FIRST AMERICAN TITLE INSURANCE
  • FIRST SOLAR, INC.
  • FOREFRONT POWER
  • FRACTAL ENERGY STORAGE CONSULTANTS
  • FREDRIKSON & BYRON P.A.
  • GENERATE CAPITAL INC
  • GLIDEPATH VENTURES
  • GLOBAL INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERS
  • GOLDMAN SACHS
  • GREENBERG TRAURIG, LLP
  • HECATE ENERGY
  • HELABA LANDESBANK HESSEN-THÜRINGEN
  • HUSCH BLACKWELL
  • INDECK ENERGY SERVICES, INC.
  • ING CAPITAL LLC
  • INGETEAM
  • INNERGEX RENEWABLE ENERGY INC.
  • J-POWER USA
  • JUWI INC.
  • K&L GATES LLP
  • KPMG
  • LEEWARD RENEWABLE ENERGY
  • LIGHTSOURCE BP
  • LIVE OAK BANK
  • MACQUARIE CAPITAL
  • MARATHON CAPITAL
  • MARSHALL & STEVENS, INC
  • MAYER BROWN LLP
  • MCCARTHY BUILDING COMPANIES
  • MCDERMOTT WILL & EMERY
  • MIZUHO BANK, LTD.
  • MMA ENERGY CAPITAL
  • MORRISON & FOERSTER
  • MORTENSON
  • MUFG UNION BANK
  • NATIONAL RURAL UTILITIES COOPERATIVE FINANCE CORPORATION
  • NAUTILUS SOLAR
  • NEXTENERGY CAPITAL
  • NEXTERA ENERGY RESOURCES
  • NFRONT
  • NORTON ROSE FULBRIGHT
  • ONYX RENEWABLE PARTNERS
  • ORIGIS ENERGY
  • ORRICK, HERRINGTON, & SUTCLIFFE LLP
  • ORSTED
  • OSAKA GAS USA
  • PARAGON ENERGY CAPITAL
  • PATTERN ENERGY
  • PRUDENTIAL PRIVATE CAPITAL
  • PUGET SOUND ENERGY
  • RABOBANK
  • RES GROUP
  • ROSENDIN ELECTRIC, INC.
  • ROTHSCHILD & CO
  • RWE RENEWABLES INTERNATIONAL GMBH
  • SAVION
  • SHELL NEW ENERGIES
  • SHEPPARD, MULLIN, RICHTER & HAMPTON
  • SIEMENS FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC.
  • SOL SYSTEMS
  • SOLAMERICA
  • SOLAR FRONTIER AMERICAS
  • SOLAR RANCH DEVELOPMENT COMPANY
  • SOLRIVER CAPITAL
  • SOLTEC
  • SOLV
  • SOUTHERN COMPANY
  • STEWART TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY
  • STOEL RIVES LLP
  • STONEBRIDGE SECURITIES, LLC
  • SUN TRIBE
  • SUNPOWER CORP.
  • SUNRISE ENERGY VENTURES
  • SUNRUN
  • SUNTECH POWER DEVELOPMENT AMERICA LLC
  • SWIFT CURRENT ENERGY
  • SWINERTON
  • TENASKA POWER SERVICES CO.
  • THE AES CORPORATION
  • TRI GLOBAL ENERGY
  • TYR ENERGY
  • U.S. BANK
  • USDA, RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • VIVINT SOLAR
  • WELLS FARGO SECURITIES
  • WINSTON & STRAWN
  • ZIONS BANCORPORATION

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    Brentan Alexander, Ph.D.

    NEW ENERGY RISK

    R. Stanley Allen

    SOLAMERICA ENERGY

    Bryen Alperin

    FOSS RENEWABLE ENERGY PARTNERS

    Cameron Bard

    DISTRIBUTED SOLAR DEVELOPMENT, A GE RENEWABLE ENERGY VENTURE

    Jordan Blanchard

    LIVE OAK BANK

    Gary P. Blitz

    AON

    Sam Buechner

    WELLS FARGO BANK

    Brian Callaway

    SPOWER

    Scott Canada

    MCCARTHY BUILDING COMPANIES, INC.

    Greg Carlson

    ENGIE NORTH AMERICA

    Andrew Chen

    CIT BANK

    Walter Cuculic

    AVANA CAPITAL

    Chris Diaz

    SEMINOLE FINANCIAL SERVICES

    Dan Dobbs

    STANDARD SOLAR

    Mark Domine

    MMA ENERGY CAPITAL

    Samir Dube

    HELIOVAAS LLC

    Gary Durden

    COHNREZNICK CAPITAL

    Marc D. Galindo

    CITY NATIONAL BANK

    John Geraghty

    MARSHALL & STEVENS, INC.

    Ted Gergurich

    EDF RENEWABLES

    Elizabeth Fish Glynn

    BLUEWAVE SOLAR

    Yuri Horwitz

    SOL SYSTEMS

    Joan Hutchinson

    MARATHON CAPITAL

    Ben Jacoby

    PARAGON ENERGY CAPITAL

    David Kirkpatrick

    MARATHON CAPITAL

    Jim Lamon

    DEPCOM POWER

    Timothy Lasocki

    ORION RENEWABLE ENERGY GROUP

    Michael MacDonald

    ZIONS BANCORPORATION

    Keith Martin

    NORTON ROSE FULBRIGHT LLP

    Dai Owen

    EDF RENEWABLES

    Dhruv Patel

    MCCARTHY BUILDING COMPANIES, INC.

    Supria Ranade

    LIGHTSOURCE BP

    Andrew T. Redinger

    KEYBANK

    Craig Robb

    CITY NATIONAL BANK

    Steven Ryder

    CLEARWAY ENERGY GROUP

    Roy Schwartz

    SOLAR FINANCE CORPORATION

    David Schweikert

    6TH DISTRICT CONGRESSMAN OF AZ, COMMITTEE MEMBER HOUSE WAYS AND MEANS & JOINT ECONOMIC COMMITTEE

    Franklin Sherman

    MIZUHO BANK, LTD.

    Daniel Smyth

    RECSOLAR

    Jim Spano

    RADIANTREIT

    Danny Splettstosser

    RES AMERICA DEVELOPMENTS, INC.

    Matt Stedl

    SAVION, LLC

    Emilie Wangerman

    LIGHTSOURCE BP

    Elizabeth Waters

    MUFG UNION BANK, N.A.

    Fred Zelaya

    MITSUBISHI UFJ FINANCIAL GROUP (MUFG)

    Depcom Power

    Website

    DEPCOM Power, Inc., is a partner in Utility Scale Solar for Project Development Support, Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) and Operations and Maintenance (O&M). DEPCOM Power leverages a highly experienced team of solar industry veterans, the best module technology available, the most cost efficient Balance of System (BoS) components and industry best in class business practices to provide high quality, high production, and cost effective Utility Solar PV systems.

    McCarthy Building Companies

    Website

    Stoel Rives LLP

    Website

    STOEL RIVES LLP is a U.S. law firm, with a full suite of transactional and litigation solutions for U.S. and international clients. Established in 1907, the firm has nearly 400 attorneys operating out of 11 offices in seven states and the District of Columbia. Representative clients include financial institutions, public and private utilities, energy and renewable energy companies, developers, manufacturers, retailers, hospitals, universities, agribusinesses, software companies, food and beverage companies, charitable foundations, telecommunications and forestry companies, among others. We represent businesses at all stages of growth, from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies.

    Winston & Strawn, LLP

    Website

    Winston & Strawn LLP is an international law firm with more than 850 attorneys among 18 offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. The firm’s energy, project development, and finance practice is a particular strength of the firm, offering  more than 30 years of industry experience, innovation, and a track record of success over a broad range of energy-related services. We advocate and advise on new energy policies and regulatory compliance. We provide assistance on all types of development agreements, including power purchase agreements, interconnection agreements, operations and maintenance agreements, and supply and procurement agreements. We assist clients in the structure and financing of energy projects, and in the acquisition and disposition of companies and assets. We also offer counsel on cutting-edge market trends and tax matters. Together, our experience, capabilities, and integrated platform help us to guide successfully our clients through today’s dynamic energy environment.

    Aon

    Website

    Aon’s Transaction Solutions team is the leading tax insurance broker for securing tax credit investments in renewable energy.   Our tax insurance team is comprised of experts recognized across the industry for their experience in developing innovative, cost-effective tax insurance solutions. We help protect M&A and financing transactions as well as managing tax risks outside of a transaction.

    Aon has led the creation and advancement of transaction liability insurance. We bring a depth of knowledge and passion for developing tailored solutions to your complex deal risks that is unparalleled in the insurance industry through our team of tax and M&A attorneys and other senior professionals.  In addition to tax insurance, our team specializes in representations and warranties insurance and other bespoke solutions to support sales of projects and developers.

    Aon is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.  Aon’s renewable energy practice leads the industry in providing P&C insurance for projects across the globe.

    Baker & McKenzie

    Website

    With a network of more than 4,000 locally qualified and internationally experienced lawyers, Baker & McKenzie is one of the world’s leading global law firms and a long-standing leader in the renewable energy industry. Our Global Renewable Energy and Clean Technology practice provides a full range of legal services to participants in the wind, solar and bioenergy sectors and we have represented clients on market-defining transactions throughout the U.S. and the world. Working seamlessly across our 77 offices in 47 countries, we help clients structure, acquire, finance and implement projects and manage their investments, whether in developed, developing or transition countries. Our ultimate aim is to efficiently provide commercially effective solutions to our clients at every stage.

    Deloitte

    Website

    DELOITTE’S M&A practice provides, comprehensive and strategically focused tax, accounting and advisory services to both financial and corporate buyers. With a global network of over 4,000 M&A specialists, clients have access to experienced professionals in all forms of acquisitions, investment and financing structures, disposition alternatives, and post transaction and integration activities. Our multi-disciplinary approach teams top-flight M&A professionals, industry specialists and technical experts to provide fact-based answers and independent advice geared to helping clients minimize risk and maximize returns.

    Fredrikson & Byron

    Website

    Fredrikson & Byron has built a reputation as the firm “where law and business meet” by bringing business acumen and entrepreneurial thinking to our work with clients, and by operating as business advisors and strategic partners as well as legal counselors. Our Renewable Energy Group assists clients with the development and financing of renewable energy projects, and acquisition and divestiture of renewable energy assets throughout the United States and Canada. Our work also extends to the supply chain, including manufacturing, construction and service companies, where we help them with commercial contracts, joint ventures and mergers and acquisitions to advance their interests within the renewable energy market.

    FTI Consulting & FTI Capital Advisors

    Website

    FTI Consulting is a global business advisory firm. With more than 4,600 professionals in 28 countries, we work closely with our clients to anticipate and overcome complex business challenges. Our Clean Energy Practice supports clients across the clean energy value chain, addressing the strategic, financial, operational, reputational, regulatory and capital needs of clean energy companies and their investors with a focus on wind, solar, biofuels/biomass, energy storage and emerging technologies. FTI Consulting’s Clean Energy Practice has deep experience in a wide array of advisory services including restructuring and interim management, transaction advisory and due diligence, capital advisory, litigation support, strategy, price forecasting, market intelligence and regulatory advisory.

    In collaboration with our Clean Energy Practice, FTI’s broker dealer subsidiary, FTI Capital Advisors, LLC provides targeted M&A advisory and capital markets services across renewable technologies. We maintain strong relationships with a vast network of strategic and financial investors who actively participate in the clean energy space, allowing us to execute expeditiously and with highly favorable results for our clients.

    For more information please visit: http://www.fticonsulting.com/industries/energy-power-and-products/clean-energy

    FTI Capital Advisors, LLC is an SEC registered broker dealer investment bank and member of FINRA/SIPC and MSRB. FTI Capital Advisors, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of FTI Consulting, Inc.

    Husch Blackwell

    Website

    Husch Blackwell Renewable Energy Practice.

    From pioneering start-up technologies to some of the largest wind and solar developments in the country, Husch Blackwell serves many of today’s most innovative renewable energy companies.

    Our deep, extensive history representing independent power producers and electric utilities in all facets of their business gives us vast institutional knowledge regarding the matters affecting renewable energy projects. Developers, investors, owners and lenders depend on us to help complete and launch their renewable projects with speed and efficiency. Emerging clean-tech companies and alternative fuels entrepreneurs rely on us to help bring their technologies to market.

    Members of Husch Blackwell’s Wind Energy team draw from a broad array of energy, environmental, regulatory, construction, project finance, tax and capital markets experiences to meet our clients’ specific needs. Clients benefit from Husch Blackwell’s deep experience in the full range of wind power project development and construction matters.

    LightSource BP

    Website

    Lightsource BP’s North America platform is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lightsource BP, with headquarters in San Francisco, California and regional offices throughout the United States. We are a fully-integrated development, finance and operations platform with best-in-class engineering capabilities and centralized global supply chain and finance relationships. We deliver cost effective, reliable generation to our utility partners using proven Tier-1 solar and storage technologies. The Lightsource BP platform is further supported via a strategic partnership with our largest individual (43%) shareholder, BP PLC. Our diverse, U.S. veteran and female-led team is amongst the most experienced in the North American solar industry. We bring over 75 years of energy market experience and have constructed over 1 GW of clean power generation throughout North America, including prior roles delivering utility-scale solar projects globally.

    Marathon Capital

    Website

    Marathon Capital is a leading financial advisory and investment banking firm focused on providing financial advice in the areas of M&A, capital raising of debt and equity, project finance, tax equity, financial restructuring, recapitalization, bankruptcy and workout situations in the energy sector. Marathon Capital is a three-time recipient of the “Best Renewable Asset M&A Advisor” Award (2013, 2014, 2016), as well as the “Renewable Generating Project Finance Deal of the Year” Award (2016) in Power Finance & Risk’s Annual Power Finance Deals and Firms Awards.

    Marshall & Stevens, Incorporated

    Website

    Over the past ten years, Marshall & Stevens Incorporated has valued nearly $100 Billion of conventional and renewable energy generation projects. Our energy industry experience includes the valuation of wind, solar, biomass, fuel cells, cogeneration, geothermal, waste to energy, oil and gas, coal, and nuclear energy generation facilities, as well as energy storage. Our clients include utilities, developers, sponsors, and investors.

    Established in 1932, Marshall & Stevens is a recognized leader in the valuation industry, serving business enterprises, investors, lenders, boards, and trusted advisors. Our full complement of services cover the valuation of businesses and business assets, real estate, equity and debt instruments, transaction consulting, fairness and solvency opinions, and expert testimony.

    Our domestic and international clients engage us to assist them with valuations for mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, financings, tax planning and reporting, financial reporting (US GAAP and IFRS), restructuring, and dispute resolution.

    McDermott Will & Emry LLP

    Website

    Mizuho Bank, Ltd.

    Website

    Mizuho Americas is a leading financial institution comprising several legal entities, which together offer clients corporate and investment banking, financing, securities, treasury services, asset management, research and more. With professionals in offices throughout the US, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Chile, Mizuho’s operations in the Americas connect a broad client base of major corporations, financial institutions and public sector groups to local markets and a vast global network. Learn more at mizuhoamericas.com.

    Mizuho Americas is an integral part of the Japan-based Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: MFG). Mizuho Financial Group is one of the largest financial institutions in the world, offering comprehensive financial and strategic services including private banking and venture capital through its subsidiaries. The group has over 900 offices and 60,000 employees worldwide in nearly 40 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA, and Asia. As of December 31, 2017, its total assets were $1.8 trillion. Learn more about Mizuho Financial Group at www.mizuho-fg.com.

    MMA Energy Capital

    Website

    At MMA Energy Capital, we use our experience and expertise to partner with renewable energy developers, constructors and system owners to provide project capital necessary to develop and build world class renewable energy systems.

    Our approach allows us to provide custom solutions around construction debt, development capital and permanent debt that enable our customers to effectively develop and build projects with the certainty that their capital needs will be met through an efficient and collaborative process.

    Our primary investment types include:

    • Construction Financing
    • Development Capital
    • Project Term Debt

    Through its former ownership of MMA Renewable Ventures, MMA has over a decade of renewable energy investment experience. Our deep knowledge of the renewable energy business provides for an exceptional experience working through complicated transactions as our staff understands the specific needs of our customer’s projects.

    For our entire business, the key to our success is our commitment to performance built on our core values of Integrity, Innovation and Service.

    Morrison & Foerster (Renewables)

    Website

    Morrison & Foerster has one of the nation’s leading practices devoted to the development and financing of solar power and other renewable energy projects. Our lawyers have played a key role in the inception and development of the equity, debt and capital markets for solar power projects, representing many of the industry’s leaders. We have expertise advising companies in both the photovoltaic and concentrated solar thermal domains (including utility-scale solar thermal projects), in the United States and overseas.

    Our lawyers have successfully closed solar transactions from over $1.6 billion in loan guarantees for three projects in a 375 MW concentrated solar thermal power complex in the Mojave Desert in California to advising on the eighth largest photovoltaic plant in the world.

    MUFG Union Bank

    Website

    MUFG Union Bank, N.A., is a full-service bank with offices across the United States. The bank also offers an extensive portfolio of value-added solutions for customers, including access to investment banking, personal and corporate trust, capital markets, global custody, transaction banking, and other services. With assets of $120.0 billion as of March 31, 2016, the bank has strong capital reserves, credit ratings, and capital ratios relative to peer banks.1 MUFG Union Bank is a proud member of the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (NYSE: MTU), one of the world’s largest financial organizations with total assets of approximately ¥298.3 trillion (JPY) or $2.6 trillion (USD),2 as of March 31, 2016. MUFG Americas Holdings Corporation, the financial holding company, and MUFG Union Bank, N.A., have corporate headquarters in New York City.

    Nixon Peabody

    Website

    Norton Rose Fulbright

    Website

    Chadbourne & Parke and Norton Rose Fulbright merged on June 30 to make a combined firm with 4,000 lawyers in 59 offices in 33 countries, including 400 working in the power sector of whom close to a 100 are in the United States.  The prestigious Chambers directory has consistently ranked the Chadbourne project finance team at the top of the US renewable energy market based on year-round interviewing of corporate law departments and peers at other firms.  The group did $53.5 billion in financings in the last two years.   Approximately 60% of the work of the group in each of the last 11 years has been in renewable energy. The group has worked on projects in more than 80 countries.

    Orrick

    Website

    Orrick is a global leader in the development, financing, acquisition and disposition of utility scale and distributed solar projects.

    • Over 20,000 megawatts of solar PPAs and storage contracts, arrangements, and EPC and module supply contracts
    • Innovative financing including levered and unlevered tax equity financings, using every structure in the market
    • Development, mezzanine, construction and term debt financings for market-leading solar projects
    • High profile solar project and company M&A and joint venture transactions

    RadiantREIT

    Website

    Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

    Website

    Sheppard Mullin is a leading law firm in the renewable energy sector. With over 600 attorneys in 16 offices across the globe, we provide renewable energy clients with a comprehensive range of legal services. We advise regarding financing, taxation, mergers and acquisitions, EPC contracts, project agreements, litigation, real estate, land use, and intellectual property protection. Sheppard Mullin attorneys counsel across the full range of renewable projects, from distributed generation across the US to some of the largest utility scale projects in the world.

    SolAmerica Energy, LLC

    Website

    SolAmerica Energy (“SAE”) is an Atlanta-based solar developer, EPC and O&M provider. SAE was famed in 2009 and today has offices in Chicago, Raleigh and Jupiter, FL.

    Swinerton Renewable Energy

    Website

    Swinerton Renewable Energy (SRE) offers engineering, procurement, construction, and SOLV® services for solar photovoltaic plants throughout North America to a diverse range of clients. Over 125 years of building landmark projects, Swinerton has forged a reputation for unsurpassed safety, workmanship, on-time delivery, and customer satisfaction. Today, our team takes pride in building cost-effective solar systems that will generate reliable, clean power for many years to come. SRE has delivered over 2.5 GW of solar projects and our SOLV team manages over 4 GW of PV plants. Learn more about Swinerton Renewable Energy at swinertonrenewable.com

    Troutman Pepper

    Website

    Avana Capital

    Website

    Paragon Energy Advisors

    Website

    Founded in 2004, Paragon is a leading provider of financial advisory services and has unparalleled expertise in tax equity and sponsor equity structuring, solicitation and placement as well as M&A for renewable and conventional energy projects. Paragon’s professional team has advised project sponsors and tax equity investors in connection with over 50 renewable energy projects totaling over 5,000 MW of generating capacity and requiring approximately $10 billion of capital. These capital raises have included development stage projects and portfolios, projects under construction and projects in operation, and have involved tax partnerships, sale-leasebacks, pro rata sales and other financial structures. In the solar power segment, we have provided both sell-side and buy-side tax and sponsor equity advisory services on residential, distributed generation (C&I), and utility scale projects totaling over $2 billion in transaction value. Our solar power project geographic experience includes projects located in Arizona, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Hawaii, Maryland, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, as well as Puerto Rico and Guam.

    Paragon clients and partners include leading energy project developers, tax equity investors and lenders, strategic investors and private investment firms.

    JinkoSolar

    Website

    JinkoSolar (NYSE: JKS) is a world-renowned solar module manufacturer. JinkoSolar has over 12,000 employees across its 5 productions facilities globally. The company distributes its solar products and sells its solutions and services to a diversified international utility, commercial and residential customer base in 108 countries worldwide. JinkoSolar has built a vertically integrated solar product value chain, with an integrated annual capacity of 9.2 GW for silicon ingots and wafers, 6.5 GW for solar cells, and 10 GW for solar modules, as of September 30, 2018.

    JinkoSolar (U.S.) Inc. works closely with top financial institutions and key stakeholders in the solar industry.  Publicly vetted by trusted industry third party laboratories, JinkoSolar is the most chosen in US utility and fastest growing in residential, and broadly considered the one of the most reliable PV module suppliers in the United States and Canada.  The North American offices are located in San Francisco, CA and Jacksonville, FL.

    Savion, LLC

    Website

    Savion, LLC is one of the largest utility-scale solar and energy storage project development companies in the United States, with a growing project portfolio of more than 10 GW. Savion was formed when Macquarie’s Green Investment Group acquired the solar and energy storage unit of Tradewind Energy. Led by two of Tradewind Energy’s founders, Savion launched with a mature development business platform including a highly skilled and experienced development team. The company is committed to creating a decarbonized energy grid of the future by replacing the nation’s electric power generation with renewable sources and delivering electricity to diverse markets at lower cost to customers.

    SolSystems

    Website

    Sol Systems is a leading independent asset manager that develops and invests in solar infrastructure in the United States. The company was founded in 2008 and is primarily employee-owned. Sol Systems creates and implements tailored solar energy investment and procurement solutions for some of the largest companies, municipalities, and universities in the United States.

    Since 2008, Sol Systems has delivered more than 750 MW of solar projects for Fortune 100 companies, municipalities, and universities. Sol now manages over $650 million in solar energy assets for utilities, banks, and Fortune 500 companies.

    EDF Renewables

    Website

    EDF Renewable Energy is a leading U.S. independent power producer with more than 25 years of expertise in the renewable industry, covering all range of services from project development, management to operations and maintenance. EDF Renewable Energy specializes in wind and solar photovoltaic with presence in other segments of the renewable energy market: biogas, biomass, hydro, marine energy and storage solutions. The company develops, constructs, operates and manages renewable energy projects throughout the United States for its own accord as well as for third parties. EDF Renewable Energy’s portfolio consists of 4 gigawatts of developed projects with 1.9 gigawatts of installed capacity. EDF Renewable Energy is the U.S. subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles. EDF Energies Nouvelles is the renewable energy arm of the EDF group, the leading electricity company in the world.

    Live Oak Bank

    Website

    Live Oak Bank’s renewable energy lending team are experts in utility-scale solar project financing, community solar, and battery-storage project financing nationwide. We offer solar project developers and their tax equity partners a first-class lending experience. You don’t spend time getting us up to speed: we know the program, the process and the players, making your utility-scale solar project financing experience smooth and efficient. Working with Live Oak offers developers more flexibility to grow their project pipeline without being saddled with debt at the corporate level. Contact us to learn more.

    Solar Ranch Development Company

    Website

    Bloomberg New Energy Finance

    Website

    Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) provides unique analysis, tools and data for decision makers driving change in the energy system. BNEF has 200 staff based in 14 offices around the world. BNEF’s sectoral products provide financial, economic and policy analysis, as well as news and the world’s most comprehensive database of assets, investments, companies and equipment in the clean energy space. BNEF’s regional products provide a comprehensive view on the transformation of the energy system by region.

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