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– Blog –

BPI Teams up with PowerSaver Financing

As we’ve written in previous posts, when it comes to residential energy efficiency finance, having a well trained and quality controlled contractor network is everything.  Whenever a client comes to us with an interest in marketing, promoting, or increasing uptake in a residential lending product, access to quality contractors is part of our consistent messaging. PowerSaver, a long-time […]

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Check Out Our Latest Client Case Study

Be sure to check out our latest client case study where we profile HB&C’s work integrating financing via leases and shared savings, with one of the world’s leading manufacturers of efficient lighting equipment.  You can find it here or by going to http://www.harcourtbrown.com/clients/  .  

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Avoid the Capital Budget Trap and Finance your EE Project

The following is a guest post that HB&C Principal Dave Carey wrote for our friends at buildingenergy.com. The original post can be found here  Property owners frequently tell energy efficiency project developers that their property has not budgeted for the proposed project or that the project did not get approved for funding.  To avoid this pitfall, developers […]

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– What We Do –

Harcourt Brown & Carey (HB&C) is a national consulting firm that specializes in clean energy finance. Incorporated as an S-Corporation in 2011, our client list includes states, local governments, the federal government, utilities, financial institutions, businesses and non-profits.  We provide independent advisory services at the intersection of policy and commerce, bringing to our clients an unparalleled understanding of what works in the marketplace.  HB&C can do this because our principals have real world experience with designing, negotiating, and operating under a wide range of clean energy financing programs and because we have a deep understanding of the policy and regulatory framework for clean energy.  We know what works in the marketplace and we know how to design policies, programs and regulatory frameworks for that market.

Core Strengths Include:

  •  Leveraged Structures to Incorporate Private Capital
  •  Depth Across Real Estate Sectors
  •  Integration with Existing Utility, DSM, Efficiency Programs
  • Experience with Underserved Populations
  • Experience with Multiple Utility Types
  • Experience with Broad Scope of Projects Including both Renewable Generation & Energy Efficiency