31 Dec '13, 3pm

Nonprofits Get Solar Power Boost From CollectiveSun, Crowdinvesting

Nonprofits Get Solar Power Boost From CollectiveSun, Crowdinvesting

, Lee Barken, Chief Community Officer at CollectiveSun, summarizes the way this system works: “The solution to this problem is a well-established financial mechanism known as a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA). A PPA is a third party solar ownership structure that provides solar as a service to an underlying host. Selling electrons as a service allows the third party owner to monetize tax benefits, and then pass the savings through to the host in the form of low cost power.”

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