Modeling Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Impact on Renewable Energy Economics

February 5th, 2012 2 Comments   Posted in Clean Development Mechanism

Modeling Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Impact on Renewable Energy Economics

Your energy technology expert has updated its project finance models for renewable energy.

It now includes standard clean development mechanism (CDM) modeling to determine the economic impact of including carbon emission reduction (CER) credits to the overall economics of renewable energy sources (biomass cogeneration, biomass direct combustion, biomass gasification, solar PV, wind, mini-hydro, ocean thermal energy conversion).

CDM modeling consists of running a project finance model to determine pre-tax net cash flow without escalation and with full equity (project IRR). The model, however, has the option to include cheaper debt. More »