Category Archives: Finance

Solar Panels at Georgetown University Spur Neighborhood Equity

We are thrilled to announce that we have partnered with Root + Branch to initiate the largest project in our Neighborhood Solar Equity program with Georgetown University.  Together, we are set to install 1.1 mW on Georgetown’s campus, making it one … Continue reading

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Universities warm to solar power

Across the nation, institutions of higher education are turning to solar power in order to commit to sustainability and to lower operating costs– and to stand out to environmentally-conscious potential students.

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Opposing anti-renewable energy utility takeover in DC

The CEO of Praxia Partners, our parent company, has submitted testimony to the Public Utility Commission of Washington, DC in opposition to the Exelon-Pepco merger. As Joe Recchie states, the current terms of the merger do not guarantee a stable … Continue reading

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Clean Energy Victory Bonds

How can those of us who aren’t able to install solar panels support solar power? Clean Energy Victory Bonds (CEVBs) offer one opportunity.

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Uganda Launches Feed In Tariff

The Ugandan government has been collaborating with a host of international groups and governments to develop an innovative renewable energy development financing program the Global Energy Transfer Feed-in Tariff (GET FiT). Combining best practices, the GET FiT program combines a … Continue reading

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Master limited partnerships for renewable energy gain bipartisan support

Currently, oil and gas corporations enjoy master limited partnership status, which allows them to receive tax benefits and publicly trade ownership interests, much like corporate stock. If master limited partnerships are available to renewable energy companies, financing clean energy becomes that much easier, and America … Continue reading

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Net Metering- the Entrepreneur’s Dream

Here at Praxia Partners, we are big proponents of net-metering policies. For those new to the idea of net metering- the policy allows homes that generate their own renewable energy to loop into the local energy grid, and deduct energy outflows … Continue reading

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2 paths to green energy: tradition meets innovation

Ron Pernick, the co-founder and principal of Clean Edge, a research and advisory firm for the clean energy sector, wrote a piece for Renewable Energy World, titled Crowdsourcing, Limited Partnerships and Other Tools for Financing our Clean- Energy Future. The … Continue reading

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