Advanced Renewable Energy Project Finance and Analysis

Sean Shimamoto

Palo Alto tax partner Sean Shimamoto and Washington, D.C. energy and infrastructure projects counsel Frank Shaw spoke at an Infocast Business Intelligence conference titled "Optimize Financing for Your Energy Project: Learn the Strategic and Analytical Techniques to Successfully Structure Renewable Energy Projects" October 6-7 in New York. Topics of the program included risk assessment and mitigation in renewable energy projects; contract structuring, documentation and risk sharing to mitigate change-in-law, force majeure and other unknown risks; the role of capital providers on project finance structures; and the latest on tax incentives and public policies when financing for renewable projects.