Financing/Energy as a Service

This is a collection of videos and webinar that will help you understand the finder points of financing/energy as a service.
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Feds Seeking More Clarity Around Eligibility of Microgrid Controllers for Tax Credits

Nov. 20, 2023
The U.S. Department of the Treasury and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) are clarifying and seeking input for what qualifies a microgrid project for access to more of the investment...


Designing Microgrids: Evaluating Parameters for Reliable, Cost-Effective and Optimized Power Solutions

Dec. 7, 2023
Shawn Dalke electrical engineer at Mesa Solutions discusses load profiles and power sources for microgrids.
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DOE’s Jigar Shah: Microgrids Provide ‘Something for Everyone’

Nov. 17, 2023
The financial jury was out on microgrids until they began providing important benefits to residents, business and utilities, Shah pointed out.
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Microgrid Developer Enchanted Rock Names Shapiro as New CFO

July 19, 2023
The hiring will guide the strategic and financial planning at Houston-based Enchanted Rock as its strives to keep growing in a more decentralized energy future. Enchanted Rock...
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Microgrid in Sweden to Send Power to its Neighbors, EVs and the Spot Market

June 23, 2023
The microgrid startup has big plans for Scandinavia and beyond.

The Digital Foundation for Delivering Energy as a Service with Microgrids

June 8, 2023
Learn about the role microgrids play at the nexus of DERs, energy services, and commercial models.
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Up Next for Microgrids: Resiliency as a Service

May 1, 2023
Ameresco’s Mike Bakas sees a future where microgrid developers offer resiliency as a “bolt on” to their energy-as-a-service business models.
Leaders Call to Action

Leaders Call to Action

Oct. 9, 2021
In this video, the Microgrid Knowledge Advisory Board discusses what needs to happen next for society to realize the full value of microgrids — and issues a call to action.
Microgrid Finance and EaaS

Microgrid Finance and EaaS

Sept. 19, 2021
In this video, we look at both project and customer financing, including optimizing your capital stack, maximizing tax equity opportunities and also know their limits, and how...