With Dark Clouds on the Horizon, Can Financial Innovation Keep Distributed Solar Shining?

March 10, 2014 by Jesse Jenkins

Distributed Solar and Financing

While solar is growing fast in America, there are dark clouds on the horizon for the distributed or rooftop PV industry, according to Dan Reicher, an energy finance and policy expert and professor at Stanford Law School and executive director of the Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance.[read more]


A Sunny Day for REITs

November 5, 2013 by Josh Freed

Demand for solar energy in the United States has outpaced the private sector’s current ability to finance it. A small tweak to federal tax rules to include solar as qualifying property for Real Estate Investment Trusts, however, could help address this problem.[read more]