Strategic alliance formed to accelerate the widespread adoption of renewable energy by operating companies and property owners
Los Angeles - Sunlight Planet, LLC and Stonefield Josephson, Inc. today announced a strategic alliance to accelerate the widespread adoption of renewable energy by operating companies and property owners.
Stonefield Josephson, (http://www.sjaccounting.com) an internationally recognized certified public accounting firm, through Fiscally GreenSM, which advises companies on the business, financial and tax impact of their environmental practices, has established itself at the forefront of tax, accounting and transaction expertise in the green marketplace. The strategic alliance greatly expands the firm's integrated service offerings to current and future clients, leveraging Sunlight Planet's expertise in financing and legal structuring, capital solutions, program management and escrow funds administration in the deployment of renewable energy projects.
"Our firm is committed to becoming the ‘go to' resource and thought leader for our industry in the green space," says Garrison. "Our alliance with Sunlight Planet greatly strengthens our firm's green platform and further enhances what we are doing to assist clients with green industry tax incentives, environmental performance reporting, audit procedures and risk reduction. We can now offer our clients evaluating a renewable energy project, a streamlined, integrated solution to address project feasibility, financial alternatives and implementation.
Since its founding in 2009, Sunlight Planet (http://www.sunlightplanet.com) has emerged as one of the leading financial advisory services firms focused on commercial renewable energy projects. Most recently, Sunlight Planet was the lead legal, financial and regulatory advisor on the largest commercial wind turbine on Long Island, New York, and is currently the corporate advisor with respect to project finance, structuring alternatives and financial feasibility for projects aggregating more than five megawatts of rooftop solar. Sunlight Planets' clients include REITs, manufacturing and distribution companies, EPCs and real estate developers.
"This strategic relationship strengthens the capital, structuring and related financial services we provide to owners of and investors in renewable energy projects," says Sunlight Planet President and co-founder Paul Le Blanc. "Working closely with Jeff Garrison and the professionals at Stonefield Josephson maximizes our clients' ability to secure project financing while meeting the complex requirements of investors and lenders in the space, especially those who leverage complex tax credit incentives as part of their capital structures," adds Le Blanc.
"Stonefield Josephson's Fiscally GreenSM is dedicated to the financial aspects of green business and provides an ideal framework and the opportunity for us to accelerate the financing and completion of our clients' projects in the rapidly expanding renewable energy commercial market," adds Sunlight Planet CEO and co-found Rachael Simonoff Wexler.
To enhance a seamless working relationship between firm professionals, Sunlight Planet will be co-located with Stonefield Jospehson professionals of Fiscally GreenSM at 2049 Century Park East, Suite 400, Los Angeles, California 90067.