Energy Finance and Policy

Cleantech Finance provides timely and useful news and analysis of national and local polices that can effect investment in the cleantech and impact sectors.

Key issues we focus on include climate policy, energy tax policy, utility regulations, net metering, PACE bonds, renewable MLP and REITs, and the development of climate & green bonds.



From the Blog

Two new reports show clean energy investment growing againTwo new reports signal that the clean energy sector is growing again at a strong pace. New investment totaled $66.2 billion in the second quarter this year, an eight percent increase from the same period in 2013, according to Clean Energy Pipeline (CEP). Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) found that global investment in the sector […]
After recent Supreme Court ruling, battles over carbon rules may be fought at the state levelAs the EPA wins battle after battle at the Supreme Court, the fossil fuel industry and its political allies may need to find a different strategy to fight the administration’s climate efforts. Just this week, the nation’s highest court largely upheld one piece of President Obama’s response to the threat of climate change. This is the third […]