This practical application reference was written to provide a resource for those seeking to utilize the innovative methods now available to finance energy efficiency projects. The full scope of current project financing practices are fully examined and assessed, including coverage of energy service performance contracting, rate of return analysis, measurement and verification of energy savings, and more. You'll get the facts you need to assess a project's payback in advance, anticipate and avoid potential risks and/or hidden costs, and assure that your energy project is an overall economic success. Helpful guidelines show you the best strategies for selling projects to financiers, and clarify the key risk and structuring provisions for "bankable" transactions. A full chapter is devoted to international energy efficiency project financing.
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