31 Jul '12, 2pm

Clean Power Finance Brings Solar REC Trading In-House: In pursuit of a more secure revenue stream for its inve...

Clean Power Finance Brings Solar REC Trading In-House: In pursuit of a more secure revenue stream for its inve...

In pursuit of a more secure revenue stream for its investors, Clean Power Finance (CPF) is expanding into the tricky renewable energy credit (REC) commodity market. CPF’s software platform, which came on-line in 2007 backed by venture capital, is presently used to quote some 40 percent of all U.S. residential solar deals. Installers use CPF’s web tools to design, propose and sell solar systems. CPF is also leveraging its software experience to improve the processes of finding and winning of customers. With institutional investors’ backing, CPF uses its installer-partners to channel third-party dollars into distributed solar installation by the hundreds of millions. With these services, CPF is lowering the risk in solar and bringing money into the sector at the rate of over a million dollars a day . Third-party finance, the fastest-growing solar financing mechanism in the U...

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