Solar Leasing

Off-Grid Electric Raises $25 Million For Micro-Solar In Africa

Originally published on Solar Love. A funding round of $25 million was recently raised by Off-Grid Electric to grow its African micro-solar leasing efforts. The majority of the funds came from DBL Partners, though other investors included SolarCity, Western Technology Investment, Omidyar Network, Serious Change LP, and Vulcan Capital. Off-Grid’s new funding will … [continued]

Will Washington State Buck The Trend?

Originally Published by the ECOreport  Between 70% and 80% of California’s solar installations are leased from third party companies. This model has been reproduced throughout much of the US, but some Washington installers want to do something different. They believe that money raised from local taxpayers should be used to … [continued]