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Private Sector Players Stepping Up Pace of Clean Energy Investments: Filed under: Energy News

Private Sector Players Stepping Up Pace of Clean Energy Investments: Filed under: Energy News

Photo courtesy Enfinity America Encouraging news regarding private sector financing for renewable energy continues to flow in. That’s especially good in the midst of a Congress hopelessly divided on key energy and environmental policy goals and legislation, among other critical issues, and the uncertainty surrounding renewal of key clean energy incentives. On Jan. 25, Wells Fargo and Enfinity America launched a joint $100 million solar photovoltaic (PV) investment program. As per the agreement, Wells Fargo will supply the capital Atlanta-based Enfinity America requires to do what it specializes in: develop solar PV projects around the US. In another expression of confidence in the viability of US clean energy markets and industry, MidAmerican Energy Holdings, a subsidiary of Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway, on Jan. 24 announced it’s establishing a new business that will...

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