Building the Bridge to a Merchant Solar Future

| September 22, 2017

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Solar PV is edging beyond the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) platform and into the merchant market as the driver for growth. Historically, PV project development has been driven by utilities issuing PPAs to meet mandated state renewable requirements. However, many states are already hitting or on track to meet their Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) targets. In addition, steep declines in solar capital costs and technology improvements have affected PV power economics and PPA pricing significantly.

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