OSW Webinar: Innovative Approaches for Financing US Offshore Wind Energy
December 6, 2011
10:00am — 11:30am
This webinar, presented by CEG/CESA's Offshore Wind Accelerator Project (OWAP), examines some of the innovative approaches that could be used to advance financing early U.S. offshore wind projects. The webinar looks beyond the immediate challenges of extending the federal production and investment tax credits to explore additional approaches and tools to finance offshore wind projects of scale.
Introduction and Moderator – Ross Tyler, Project Director, CESA
Topics and Guest Speakers
- Thinking Beyond Federal Production and Investment Tax Credits, Jurgen Weiss, Brattle Group
- The Use of an Offshore Wind Energy Procurement Authority, Markian Melnyk, Atlantic Wind Connection
- Possible Model for US: United Kingdom Green Investment Bank, Bruce Duguid, UK Government
- Role of a Clean Energy Development Authority, Bill Parsons, Congressman Van Hollen Staff
Slides from this webinar are available as a pdf here.
Related Project(s): Offshore Wind - OWAP