Sol Systems Blog

- November 25, 2014

If C&I Solar Projects Were Thanksgiving Dinner

A well-executed solar project can be almost as satisfying as Thanksgiving dinner; the only difference is that you are still left hungry for more. With a little bit of digging (and an...

- November 25, 2014

What Game Theory Can Tell Us about Middle Market, Commercial and Industrial Solar

The decisions made along the path of solar project finance and development have major implications for the growth — or stagnation — of the commercial and industrial solar market.  How...

- November 20, 2014

The Road to Interconnection May Be Rocky

The following is an excerpt from our Solar Project Finance Journal, a monthly electronic newsletter analyzing the solar industry’s latest trends based on our unique position in the...

- November 20, 2014

November 2014 Project Finance Journal

Below, we have included excerpts from Sol Systems’ November 2014 Solar Project Finance Journal, which is a monthly email newsletter that our project finance team distributes to our...

- November 18, 2014

Extra Credit for Whoever Gets C&I Credit Right

Unlike residential, which has standardized credit scores, or utility-scale, which generally has utility off-takers, commercial and industrial (C&I) credit is incredibly complex – and...

- November 18, 2014

Just Say No: When to Walk Away from a Solar Deal

The following is an excerpt from our Solar Project Finance Journal, a monthly electronic newsletter analyzing the solar industry’s latest trends based on our unique position in the...

- November 06, 2014

Solar Powered Brew Pocket Reference - New Solar Diligence Resources in Your Pocket

As the industry moves to increasing standardization of solar as an asset class, one trend is clear: streamlined due diligence is a necessity at every stage in a project's development....

- November 04, 2014

Come On & Feel the Illi-noise: Why 2015 Will Be a Big Year for Illinois Solar

On September 29, the Illinois Power Agency released its draft 2015 Procurement Plan regarding renewable portfolio standard (RPS) compliance for the state’s two regulated utilities, ComEd and Ameren...

- November 03, 2014

Go Ahead, Wake the Sleeping Solar Giant

Despite a Slowdown, C&I Solar Remains Poised for Growth While residential solar installers battle for market share and yieldcos gobble up utility scale projects, the commercial and...

- October 20, 2014

Can Solar Financing Partnerships Make the Middle Market Work?

With few exceptions, most commercial projects we see come from developers going out to the market with each individual project, which will then go to the highest bidder. That sounds...

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