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New Capacity From Renewables Is 3,500 Times More Than That From Coal

by North American Windpower Staff on February 03, 2016 Coming in first place for all renewable sources of energy, wind power accounted for nearly half of all new generating capacity in the U.S. last year, according to the latest Energy Infrastructure Update from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). Citing the FERC statistics, nonprofit SUN DAY Read more…

Hannon Armstrong Completes $100.5 million, A-Rated, 19 Year Term, 4.28% Sustainable Yield Bonds™ Offering

Hannon Armstrong Completes $100.5 million, A-Rated, 19 Year Term, 4.28% Sustainable Yield Bonds™ Offering With CarbonCount™ Score of 0.39 MT/$1000 ANNAPOLIS, Md., Sept. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. (“Hannon Armstrong,” “we”, “our” or the “Company;”) (NYSE: HASI), a leading provider of debt and equity financing to the energy efficiency and Read more…

International Entourage!

Our own Allie traveled to the Dominican Republic to build this family of eight a new house. She arrived equipped with our  retired softball shirts. There’s no better feeling than to give to those who need it most!  AWCC Capital personally, wishes this beautiful family many years of happiness, memories and security in their new Read more…

Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. Acquires $107 Million Portfolio of Land and Leases for Solar and Wind Projects

ANNAPOLIS, Md., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc.(“Hannon Armstrong,” “we,” “our” or the “company;” NYSE: HASI), a leading sustainable infrastructure investor, today announced the acquisition of a $107 million portfolio of land and payments from land leases underlying wind and solar projects. HASI also entered into an expansion of its existing credit Read more…

Marathon Capital Advises American Wind Capital Company on Sale of Portfolio and Company

May 28, 2014 Chicago, IL – May 28, 2014 – American Wind Capital Company (“AWCC”), the market leader in monetizing longterm, contracted ground rent / ground lease agreements in high-quality solar and wind projects, has been sold to Hannon Armstrong Capital, LLC and its affiliate Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc., for $106,650,000. Marathon Capital, LLC acted as Read more…

Washington DC Government Agencies to be 100% Powered by Wind Energy

Washington D.C. has just announced a huge step forward in its quest to become America’s “greenest” city. The District of Columbia Department of General Services (DGS) has signed a one-year contract that requires all government agencies to use 100 percent wind power for their electricity needs.

Fiscal cliff threatens wind industry’s boom

What happens to the U.S. wind industry if a federal tax credit expires this month? Advocates say the industry will lose half its jobs, but critics say it needs to start competing without subsidies.

AWEA Updates Wind Production Tax Credit Status In Lame Duck Congress

While the discussions about avoiding the so-called fiscal cliff dominate lame duck Congress, the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) says that talks surrounding the expiring production tax credit (PTC) for wind are taking place – in private.

Superstorm Sandy Renews Faith in Renewable Energy

Though Hurricane Sandy left a path of destruction in its wake along the east coast, Superstorm Sandy can’t kill wind and solar.  Based on early assessments, renewable energy facilities seemed to fare well during Hurricane Sandy. ISO New England said it received no reports of any damage to wind or solar facilities from the storm.