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China’s investments in the U.S. have increased rapidly and will continue to grow in order to acquire advanced technology, real estate, market channels and other assets. With solar module oversupply continuing through 2013 and...more
Duke Energy Renewables has acquired the 10 MW Black Mountain Solar Project near Kingman. The Project was developed by Tucson-based SOLON Corp. and is expected to achieve commercial operation in October 2013....more
In This Issue:
- The Natural Gas Industry: 2012 Year in Review & Look Ahead
- Please Take Our Reader Survey
- Spilman Member Speaks at National Environmental Conference
- Statoil Acquires 70k Acres in Marcellus...more
Citing “credible evidence” that led him to believe that the Chinese-owned Ralls Corporation or its subsidiaries or affiliates “might take action that threatens to impair the national security of the United States,” President...more
As the regulatory and competitive risk profile of renewable energy/greentech companies has increased, so too has the use of earnouts or other deferred compensation structures in M&A transactions in this space, particularly in...more
In This Issue:
- Texas Supreme Court Ruling May Slow the Installation of Certain Pipelines
Texas confers upon private pipeline developers the power of eminent...more
Southern California Edison (SCE) recently announced revisions to the pro forma power purchase agreement (PPA) governing the California Renewable Energy Small Tariff (CREST) acquisition program.
CREST is designed to be “a...more
ASTM's new Building Energy Performance Assessment Standard is a major step forward for due diligence assessments in commercial real estate and mergers and acquisitions transactions. I predict that it won't be long until...more
A summmary and business implications analysis of climate policy and carbon pricing after the 2010 Australian Federal election....more
what are the key issues/roadblocks for the implementation of an energy performance contracting project in China? Recent legislations may have addressed these issues....more
This article explores the issues related to disclosure of climate risk in Securities and Exchange Commission filings and in voluntary climate or environmental reports. It provides recommendations as to how to evaluate what...more