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 acquires three community solar projects in New York

By GCM | November 15, 2022

Greenbacker acquires three to-be-constructed community solar projects in New York. Once completed, the portfolio will help contribute to a more equitable clean energy transition by expanding the state’s access to cheaper solar power.

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Greenbacker acquires sponsor position in 200 MWac / 240 MWdc solar plant in Utah

By GCM | November 3, 2022

Greenbacker acquires sponsor position in 200 MWac / 240 MWdc solar plant in Utah. Construction commences with groundbreaking ceremony for project that will supply Meta with renewable energy.

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Greenbacker acquires nine net-metering solar projects in Vermont

By GCM | October 20, 2022

Greenbacker has purchased a portfolio of up to nine pre-operational solar projects. When completed, the projects will lower power bills for local farmers and give new life to brownfield sites restricted from most uses.

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Greenbacker’s fleet adds its first renewable energy project in Virginia

By GCM | October 12, 2022

Greenbacker has expanded its fleet of clean energy projects into Virginia, a growing market for renewables. The 4 MWdc to-be-constructed solar project is located on an active soybean farm, where it will expand the harvest to include clean power.

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Greenbacker acquires 54 MW pre-operational wind farm in Illinois from PowerWorks

By GCM | September 20, 2022

Greenbacker continues to scale its Midwestern wind portfolio, entering a new market with its first wind energy asset in Illinois. Once complete, the 54 MW Panther Creek wind farm will be the company’s largest wind project in the region.

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Greenbacker secures $186 million credit agreement with KeyBank and Fifth Third Bank

By GCM | September 15, 2022

Greenbacker has entered into a senior credit agreement with KeyBank N.A. and Fifth Third Bank. The transaction is one of Greenbacker’s largest standalone debt financings to date, providing a construction loan facility to build two of the biggest solar projects in company history.

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Greenbacker announces monthly share value increase

By GCM | September 7, 2022

The upward repricing follows a record first half for Greenbacker’s renewable energy fleet, and reflects continued momentum in the company’s growth and execution of its business metrics, as well as in the renewable energy asset class as a whole.

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Greenbacker announces second quarter business update

By GCM | August 10, 2022

Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company announces significant operating results and business updates for the second quarter of 2022.

Greenbacker names Spencer Mash as Chief Financial Officer

By GCM | August 3, 2022

Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company LLC is pleased to announce that Spencer Mash has been promoted to the positions of Chief Financial Officer, Secretary, and Treasurer effective August 1, 2022. Since co-founding Greenbacker in 2011, Mash has been a key member of the company’s management team.

Greenbacker invests in energy efficiency platform Renew Energy Partners

By GCM | August 2, 2022

The partnership will expand RENEW’s capacity to scale its platform and execute on its project pipeline of distributed generation, microgrids, and energy efficiency assets. RENEW helps commercial and industrial building owners upgrade to energy-saving systems and reduce their carbon footprint, with projects that include HVAC retrofits, lighting updates, building management system upgrades, and onsite clean energy generation and battery storage.