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Matt Eastwick

Why diversify? It reduces our risk

How a diversified approach to investing mitigates risk, particularly in light of the ballooning impact of PG&E’s bankruptcy.

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Four challenges that will shape electric utilities this decade

Electric utilities have long been considered a safe investment, but market forces, mounting expenses, and the explosive growth of distributed and renewable energy should give investors pause.

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Breakout year shows CleanCapital’s model is working

Earlier this week, we announced our first acquisition of 2019: two solar projects in Indiana and Ohio totalling 13.2MW.

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CleanCapital 2018 Impact Report

We continued our growth as a company in 2018. At CleanCapital, we are working to revolutionize the clean energy market through simpler finance.

This year demonstrated our ability to execute on large, complex deals in the distributed clean energy space. Our technology-driven approach, coupled with access to dedicated capital, streamlines and expedites the due diligence and analysis, required for complex deals to close efficiently. We’re looking forward to continuing to develop a robust clean energy marketplace that provides opportunities for investors and access to capital for developers, through a platform that identifies, screens, and manages clean energy projects.

Financing clean energy to tackle climate change

The International Energy Agency (IEA) published its latest World Energy Outlook this week and the outlook is promising for clean energy. They project clean energy to account for 40% of global energy demand by 2040! Unfortunately, projections simultaneously show a steady increase in CO2 emissions which is “far out of step with [what] scientific knowledge […]

Matt Eastwick

A rollercoaster week for the broader markets, but business as usual for clean energy assets

It has been a tumultuous week in the financial markets. It’s not the first time, and most certainly not the last time, that risky assets such as global public equities have seen such extreme short-term volatility. But it also serves as a reminder that asset classes such as renewable energy infrastructure are insulated from whipsaw […]

Working with innovators at CleanCapital

I’m excited to announce the selection of my co-founders Thomas Byrne and Jon Powers to the inaugural Solar 40 under 40 list from Renewable Energy World. We founded CleanCapital in 2015 to make it easy to invest in clean energy. Since then we’ve built a proprietary technology platform that identifies, screens, and manages clean energy […]

Gary Goldman

The evolving art of the clean energy deal

When I joined CleanCapital as the Head of Origination, I was excited about the company’s approach to leveraging technology and data to streamline the clean energy finance process. I have spent most of my career navigating the cumbersome transaction process of structuring and cobbling together financing sources across a variety of renewable energy asset classes […]