Solar Industry Lobbies For Tax Credits As Securitization Growth Proves Slow

The solar industry’s race to issue the first asset-backed bonds may be over, but challenges slowing broader issuer participation have the industry racing to secure additional forms of capital, including the expansion of important tax credits that are granted through Congress. An expansion could reduce the urgency to finance growth through securitization, but also create more assets for investment in the long term.

  • By Matthew Scully
  • 14 Feb 2014

--Matt Scully

The solar industry’s race to issue the first asset-backed bonds may be over, but challenges slowing broader issuer participation have the industry racing to secure additional forms of capital, including the expansion of important tax credits that are granted through Congress. An expansion could reduce the urgency ...

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2 Citi 4,288 14 10.95
3 Rabobank 2,633 4 6.72
4 Goldman Sachs 2,615 4 6.67
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