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Title: Banking on Solar: An Analysis of Banking Opportunities in the U.S. Distributed Photovoltaic Market

This report provides a high-level overview of the developing U.S. solar loan product landscape, from both a market and economic perspective. It covers current and potential U.S. solar lending institutions; currently available loan products; loan program structures and post-loan origination options; risks and uncertainties of the solar asset class as it pertains to lenders; and an economic analysis comparing loan products to third party-financed systems in California.
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1164885
Report Number(s):
NREL/TP-6A20-62605
DOE Contract Number:
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Research Org:
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO.
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY; 29 ENERGY PLANNING, POLICY AND ECONOMY; FINANCING; ECONOMICS; TRIPHENYLPHOSPHINE OXIDE; ENERGY ANALYSIS SOLAR LOAN; FINANCING; SOLAR; BANKING; PHOTOVOLTAIC; ECONOMICS; TPO; SOLAR ASSET CLASS; LENDERS; CALIFORNIA SOLAR FINANCING; Energy Analysis; Solar Energy - Photovoltaics