In news articles, press releases and industry presentations, Energy-as-a-Service is highlighted as a new business model driving microgrid deployment in the United States. Examples include leading developers and suppliers including Schneider Electric, Enchanted Rock, Siemens and others. In this study, we set out to determine the accuracy of these claims, clarify the different business models behind microgrid deployment, and explore the landscape for financiers.
Table of Contents
- 1. Microgrid market overview and the emergence of third-party financing
- 2. Project finance trends across geographies and customer segments
- 3. Third-party financing business models