Top to Bottom Project Finance Tutorial

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm

« Back to Novogradac 2018 Financing Renewable Energy Tax Credits Conference

Cost with conference registration: $450
Workshop only: $550


*Agenda subject to change.

8-8:50 a.m. (Optional)

Renewable Energy Industry 101

  • Overview of incentives including the ITC and PTC
  • Project Ownership and Transaction Participants
8:50-9 a.m.Break
9-9:50 a.m.

State of the Market - What's Hot and What's Not (anymore)

  • State of the U.S. Renewable Energy Market
  • Tax Equity Financing Trends
  • State of the U.S. Legislative Environment
  • Current Financing Issues/Emerging Trends
  • Tax Reform, Tariffs and other topics
9:50-10 a.m.Break
10-10:50 a.m.

Tax Equity Transaction Structures

  • Tax Equity Overview
  • Transaction Structures
  • Closing Checklist
10:50-11 a.m.Break
11 a.m.-Noon

Other Financing Sources

  • Sponsor Equity
  • Project-Level Debt
  • Back Leverage
Noon-1 p.m.Lunch
1-5 p.m.

Advanced Financing Modeling Tutorial

Pre-conference attendees will break into smaller groups and receive personalized walkthroughs by subject matter experts on the latest renewable energy financial models.

Breaks will be scheduled at 2:15 p.m. and 3:15 p.m.

After 3:15 p.m. attendees can choose between two tracks:

  1. Additional Modeling
  2. GAAP
1-3:15 p.m.

Partnership Flip Transactions

  • Detailed Overview
  • Tax Capital Account Mechanics in detail
  • Detailed Financial Projection Walkthrough

Track 1

3:25-4:15 p.m.

Lease Passthrough/Inverted Lease Transactions

  • Detailed Overview
  • Non-Partnership Version
  • Partnership Version
  • Detailed Financial Projection Walkthrough
4:15-5 p.m.

Sale Leaseback Transactions

  • Detailed Overview
  • Detailed Financial Projection Walkthrough

Track 2

3:25-5 p.m.

RETC GAAP Accounting

  • Sponsor and Investor Accounting for Tax Equity Transactions
  • Impact of New Lease Accounting
  • HLBV