How Companies are Losing Billions (yes, Billions) by Not Going Solar — Medium

Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) have revolutionized solar financing by allowing businesses to lock in (nearly) risk-free savings for $0 down. The concept is simple: a third party pays for the installation of solar on a business’ roof, charges the business nothing up-front, but locks the business into a long-term (usually 20 year) contract to buy the energy produced from the solar installation at a predetermined rate (the PPA rate) with a fixed escalator (usually around 1–2% per year).

via How Companies are Losing Billions (yes, Billions) by Not Going Solar — Medium.

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