The energy sector is currently undergoing seismic change and with that change comes tremendous opportunity. You will find below our energy video series, which features nationally recognized Troutman Pepper partners as they discuss a vast array of unique and complex challenges that face the energy industry.
Brian Harms & Fred WilsonThe Challenges and Opportunities of Interconnection and Transmission of Renewable Energy
Marc Machlin & Katherine O'KonskiDistributed Generation 2.0: What You Need to Know
Marc Machlin & Katherine O'Konski
Distributed Generation 2.0: What You Need to KnowAs expanded opportunities such as tax incentives continue to impact the landscape, it is important to understand the fundamentals – such as the players, their roles, and their relative risk profiles. In this video, Troutman Pepper Partner Marc Machlin and Associate Katherine O'Konski explore the current business and legal issues affecting distributed generation and transmission.
Gregory Len, Daniel Archuleta & Wes Hansen
The Future of the Hydrogen IndustryIn this episode of our show, Hydrogen Industry’s Present and Future, Gregory Len and Daniel Archuleta, together with Wes Hansen from Ivys Energy Solutions, explore the current landscape for hydrogen, its uncertain pathway to growth, as well as key considerations stakeholders should understand about the future of the hydrogen market.
Andrew Thurmond & Clayton De Arment
Renewable Natural Gas – The Next FrontierWhat is renewable natural gas, and what opportunities does it present? In this video, Troutman Pepper Partners Andrew Thurmond and Clayton De Arment explain the mechanics of making RNG, the various market participants and their monetization strategies, the key business agreements involved with bringing RNG to market, and considerations such as investment tax credits and environmental risks.
Chris Jones & Adrienne Thompson
Electricity Markets: A Regional PerspectiveAs the U.S. electricity sector continues to evolve, so too do regional electricity markets across the country. In this video, Troutman Pepper Partners Adrienne Thompson and Chris Jones provide a thorough overview of these market differences to help clients consider their investment and participation options.
Amie Colby & Bill Derasmo
How Battery Technology Is Changing the GameFrom the genesis of the popular Battery + Storage Podcast to the current interconnection issues, Troutman Pepper Partners Amie Colby and Bill Derasmo discuss a wide range of leading-edge topics impacting battery and storage that will help stakeholders in the energy sector plan for what’s ahead.
Brian Harms & Fred Wilson
The Challenges and Opportunities of Interconnection and Transmission of Renewable EnergyThe boost enabled by the Inflation Reduction Act has, to some extent, been counterbalanced by a range of transitional issues. In this video, Troutman Pepper Partners Brian Harms and Fred Wilson discuss these top-of-mind concerns, from interconnection and its impact on project viability to transmission and costly network upgrades.
Christine Byrnes & Anne Loomis
Tax Issues for Co-location of Energy Storage with Solar or WindThe Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) changed the game when it comes to battery storage and its qualifications for investment tax credits (ITC). Partners Christine Byrnes and Anne Loomis discuss the eligibility of energy storage for ITC, as well as the rules that apply to co-locating energy storage with other energy property or qualified facilities. Whether transferring tax credits or claiming adders, how can tax equity investors benefit this year?
Craig Kline & Adam Kobos
Value Creation in the Transferable Tax MarketThe availability of transferable tax credits brings opportunities for an investor to reduce tax burden, while also facilitating investments in renewables. How can dealmakers best unlock the potential value that awaits, while also ensuring that risks are minimized?
Anne Loomis & John Leonti
Optimizing Investments in Energy StorageGreater flexibility in deal structuring, and the ability to sell tax credits, are two of several new options for project sponsors and investors presented by the Inflation Reduction Act. In this video, Partners Anne Loomis and John Leonti offer insights into the various ways investors and sponsors can leverage these and other opportunities.
Dan Anziska & Vaughn Morrison
The State of Energy Storage: What You Need to KnowFrom supply chain management to the incentives presented by the Inflation Reduction Act, developers and manufacturers face a constellation of issues. In this video, Troutman Pepper Partners Dan Anziska and Vaughan Morrison explore the current state of the energy storage market, and offer strategies and predictions for 2024 and beyond.
Vaughn Morrison & John Leonti
Monetizing Opportunities in Energy Storage in a Post-IRA WorldThe Inﬂation Reduction Act has ushered in a variety of new products, opportunities, and potential investors. Troutman Pepper Partners Vaughn Morrison and John Leonti discuss the opportunities and challenges that accompany an Investment Tax Credit for storage, including offtake strategies required to render standalone storage financeable by conventional tax equity investors and the pros and cons of pursuing the IRA’s new ITC transfer option in lieu of tax equity.
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