28 Oct '13, 2pm

Sunny Climate for Solar Income Up North

Sunny Climate for Solar Income Up North

It’s not only the economics of solar which can counter-intuitively get better to the North. There are also some unique opportunities for small investors to finance of solar projects. Last year, I wrote about attempts to allow US retail investors to invest in solar projects through Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) and Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs) . Solar REITs would require a ruling from the IRS, which now looks unlikely, while Solar MLPs would require an act of Congress…a Congress that can’t even keep the government open for business, let alone enact useful legislation. Innovations in Solar Infrastructure Investment While Congress fails to act, financial innovators are moving forward. I’ve previously written about Solar Mosaic , Power REIT (NYSE:PW ), and Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure (NYSE:HASI ). Solar Mosaic offers small investors the opportunit...

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