Marathon Capital is at the leading edge of investment opportunities in the energy and infrastructure markets. And as one of North America’s most respected renewable energy banks, we are active participants in a wide range of conferences and seminars.
Find out more about the diverse range of roles we play and how we bring value to our clients' transactions:
Feb 24, 2017
Marathon Capital Announces the Sale of sPower to AES Corporation and Alberta Investment Management Corporation
Marathon Capital is pleased to announce the successful sale of FTP Power LLC (“sPower”), the largest independent utility scale solar owner, operator and developer in the United States, to the AES Corporation ("AES") and Alberta Investment Management Corporation (“AIMCo”). AES and AIMCo will each own slightly below 50% equity interests in sPower.
Jan 13, 2017
U.S. Federal Corporate Tax Reform – Potential Impact on U.S. Renewable Energy Financing
Marathon Capital Publishes White Paper Exploring Potential Impact of Tax Reform on Renewable Energy Projects
Dec 19, 2016
Marathon Capital Announces the Successful Closing of Empower Energies’ DG Solar Fund
Marathon Capital is pleased to announce the successful closing of the Empower Energies, Inc. (“Empower” or the “Company”) Distributed Generation Fund (“DG Fund”) for commercial and industrial (“C&I”) photovoltaic solar projects originated and developed by Empower and its co-development partners.
Nov 18, 2016
Marathon Capital Announces the Closing of a Partnership Between Soltage and Basalt for Capital Investment in Solar Generation Assets
Marathon Capital is pleased to announce that Soltage LLC (Soltage) and Basalt Infrastructure Partners LP (Basalt) have completed the first close of $70 million on a $140 million equity capital partnership to fund over 100 megawatts (MW) of commercial and industrial (C&I) and utility-scale pipeline of solar projects across the United States. The partnership expects to close the additional $70 million of equity in the first half of 2017, and the partnership will deploy this capital alongside existing tax equity and debt resources. Marathon Capital acted as exclusive financial advisor to Soltage in arranging the capital commitment from Basalt.
Oct 26, 2016
Marathon Capital Advises PRC Wind on the Sale of its 470-megawatt Wind Development Portfolio to Tenaska
Marathon Capital is pleased to announce the successful sale of PRC Wind’s 470-megawatt Wind Development Portfolio to Tenaska. Marathon Capital acted as exclusive financial advisor to PRC Wind on the sale.
Oct 14, 2016
Marathon Capital Announces Tax Equity Raise for Falvez Energy
Marathon Capital is pleased to announce the successful tax equity capital raise for Falvez Energy’s 163-megawatt Astra Wind Project, located in the Texas Panhandle. GE Energy Financial Services, a unit of General Electric Company (“GE”) and BNP Paribas SA will each provide 50% of the project tax equity. In addition, GE Energy Financial Services will also fund the project’s construction financing facility.
Jun 07, 2016
Marathon Capital Recognized at Power Finance & Risk’s 13 Annual Power Finance Deals and Firms Awards and Mexican International Renewable Energy Congress
Marathon Capital is pleased to announce the firm has been recognized as “Best Renewable Asset M&A Advisor” and for its involvement as Financial Advisor in Mexico Power Group’s (“MPG”) La Bufa 1 “Renewable Generating Project Finance Deal of the Year” in Power Finance & Risk’s 13th Annual Power Finance Deals and Firms Awards.
Mar 14, 2016
The Solar Securitization Opportunity
In The Solar Securitization Opportunity, Marathon Capital uses its position in renewables financing to simplify the future of solar securitization with an overarching goal of exploring how distributed solar financing trends are impacted by its emergence.
Dec 03, 2015
Marathon Capital Announces the Successful Equity Capital Raise and Project Financing of Mexico Power Group’s La Bufa 1 Wind Farm
Marathon Capital (“Marathon”) is pleased to announce the successful equity capital raise and project financing of Mexico Power Group’s (“MPG”) 130 MW MPG La Bufa 1 Wind Farm in Zacatecas, Mexico.
Nov 23, 2015
The Future of the YieldCo
In this White Paper, Marathon Capital seeks to use its unique position in the renewable energy M&A market to demystify the future of the YieldCo with the overarching goal of exploring how M&A trends in the renewable energy industry continue to be impacted by their emergence.