Renewable Energy Project Financing

The impacts of a changing climate are all around us, and threaten industries we take for granted in our home state of Maine. We can help create good jobs and long-term economic and environmental sustainability by committing to a future that is energy efficient and powered by renewable energy.

CEI is a passionate supporter of renewable energy businesses and projects that are creating opportunities in rural and low income communities. We finance:

  • community solar installations
  • construction projects that include renewable energy
  • solar and energy efficiency installation businesses
  • businesses that are developing and testing strategies like biomass energy production and newer technologies such as marine hydrokinetic turbines, and combined heat/power installations

We offer:

  • debt financing
  • tax credit opportunities
  • construction financing
  • project acquisition

Renewable Energy Project Loans

CEI offers loans in Maine and nearby states for community and municipality projects for schools, community centers, solar farms, wastewater treatment plants, etc. For more information, contact CEI’s lending and investment team.

Bright Community Capital

Bright Community Capital provides long-term, flexible financing for high impact solar projects across the country.

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