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It’s Not About Efficiency…. It’s About the $$$$

Converting America’s commercial and industrial base to a higher standard of energy efficiency is not going to happen because it is “the right thing to do.” Frankly, if businesses are going to adopt new energy technologies projects are going to...

Posted August 16, 2011    

Collaborative Financing for Renewable Energy

It is no secret that obtaining funding for renewable energy projects is difficult. This is especially true for the many new players into the field. Lenders by nature are risk adverse and we have no shortage of risks.  Contractors with limited...

Posted July 26, 2011    

The Facts… Green Energy Does Create Jobs

Without facts the arguments supporting the growth of green energy become well intentioned rhetoric. The social benifits of green energy often fall into this “fact free zone”. In some quarters it is taken as gospel that going green will create a...

Posted July 5, 2011    

Overlooked Tax Deduction for Energy Efficiency Projects

Leaving money on the table is never a good thing in business. It is however common practice for companies, landlords and others involved in Green Energy Projects. In short  the owners of buildings simply are not taking advantage of  the...

Posted June 28, 2011    

Not All PPA's Are Created Equal.....

In the renewable energy business developers from time to time identify a bit too strongly with their “Captain of Industry” role. Specifically I’m referring to the newer renewable energy developers that don’t want to be tied to the wholesale energy...

Posted June 14, 2011