The power play: Distributed energy resources

Today there is an unparalleled opportunity to create value by hosting and monetizing multiple onsite distributed energy resources (DERs). Proximity to strategic grid interconnection is key to facilitating the storage and sale of power, which can provide benefits like additional revenue, energy resilience, and rental appeal for both property owners and tenants.

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A landmark COP28 deal for the energy transition

An historic agreement at the 11th hour At last month’s COP28, the...
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The IEA’s World Energy Outlook 2023 – Key takeaways, opportunities, and the impact of the IRA

The energy transition’s momentum has been galvanized by record-breaking investments and deployment,...
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Greenbacker – Invest4Impact Replay 2023

We were excited to join RIA Channel's line-up for their Invest4Impact Symposium....
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An open letter on the resilient nature of Greenbacker’s sustainable infrastructure investments

We recently wrote a piece on how the sustainable infrastructure asset class...
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The Case for Infrastructure and Renewables Outlook 2023

While markets have performed well so far in 2023, as of this...


Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company LLC announces update regarding its share repurchase program

By GCM | September 29, 2023

Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company LLC has shared an update regarding its plans over the course of the next 12–18 months, as it continues to work to empower a sustainable world.

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Greenbacker commits to exclusive, long-term recycling partnership with SOLARCYCLE

By GCM | September 7, 2023

SOLARCYCYCLE was chosen as a partner because the recycler can meet Greenbacker’s rigorous sustainability and compliance goals for retired solar panels, including rapid testing for overall health and potential reuse of panels; low-cost, eco-friendly recycling to extract core materials; and advanced tracking and reporting of sustainability metrics.

Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company announces leadership transition: Mehul Mehta steps down as Chief Investment Officer, continues to support the company as a consultant

By GCM | September 1, 2023

Greenbacker announced that Mehul Mehta, its Chief Investment Officer, is stepping down from the CIO role and departing the Company effective September 1, 2023.

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Greenbacker acquires three solar power projects in Colorado

By GCM | August 24, 2023

The 12 MW acquisition further scales Greenbacker’s clean energy footprint in the state, where the firm has over 100 MW of operational solar capacity. The projects are also part of Greenbacker’s second portfolio-level transaction with OneEnergy, a deal that also includes solar assets in Wisconsin, Maryland, and Iowa.

Telyon announces investment from Greenbacker Capital Management

By GCM | August 22, 2023

Greenbacker has completed a strategic investment to acquire a significant minority stake in Telyon, a Connecticut-based renewable energy development firm specializing in the origination, financing, construction, and ongoing operations and maintenance of onsite solar, community solar, battery storage and electric vehicle charging infrastructure projects across the US.

Greenbacker secures $75 million in warehouse facility financing 

By GCM | August 18, 2023

Greenbacker has closed on a new warehouse financing facility in an initial aggregate principal amount of $75 million, with the potential to increase up to $250 million. Greenbacker will deploy borrowings from the facility into investments across its solar, solar-plus-storage, and standalone energy storage portfolios.

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Greenbacker hires new Head of Real Estate Investments

By GCM | August 17, 2023

Greenbacker Capital Management is pleased to announce that David Zackowitz has been hired as the firm’s new Head of Real Estate Investments. He will lead GCM’s fourth sustainability driven investment strategy, focused on acquiring commercial and residential property where the company can reduce emissions and energy use intensity, as well as add additional sources of renewable power.

Greenbacker delivers second quarter results

By GCM | August 15, 2023

Greenbacker announces second quarter financial results, a 508 MW year-over-year increase in fleet capacity, and a 17% increase in power production, highlighting the company’s continued growth as its projects generated over 765,000 megawatt-hours of clean energy for communities across the country.

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Greenbacker partners with RBC Community Investments to complete one of clean energy industry’s first solar PTC deals

By GCM | August 10, 2023

The $148 million financing commitment—one of the first ever tax equity deals to utilize the solar production tax credit—will help finance Greenbacker Capital Management’s largest solar power project to date: the 240 MWdc Appaloosa Solar project in Iron County, Utah.

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Waste-to-value and low-carbon infrastructure leader Nexus PMG raises $50 million to accelerate its services and development efforts

By GCM | July 11, 2023

Nexus PMG has announced a $50 million growth equity round, led by an affiliate of Greenbacker Capital Management. The growth equity infusion will drive services expansion, and accelerate in-house development platforms focused on renewable natural gas and sustainable aviation fuel production.