Forum Equity Partners will provide up to $15 million in financing for National Energy Partners solar projects

Written By: Stratton Report
November 16, 2016

Forum equity partners

On November 16, Forum Equity Partners announced that the firm will provide up to $15 million in growth financing for National Energy Partners, a developer of PV systems for commercial and municipal customers.

Forum is an alternative investment management and principal investment firm with a focus on infrastructure, renewable energy, and real estate.

Per the firm, Forum will provide development capital and construction equity financing for NEP’s rapidly growing portfolio of solar projects, including ground mount and rooftop installations.

Richard Abboud, Chief Executive Officer of Forum Equity Partners noted:

“We are delighted to be entering into this partnership with NEP to support its rapid growth and advancement of its portfolio of solar projects. Forum is committed to partnering with leading developers in the renewable energy sector to provide development capital and construction equity solutions necessary to help finance growth. We are delighted to be working with NEP’s outstanding team on this important partnership.”

Jeremy Conner, Chief Executive Officer of National Energy Partners observed: “With this significant investment commitment from Forum, NEP can systematically pursue the rapid development of our pipeline of distributed Photovoltaic Solar Generation Systems,” said “NEP is at the forefront of commercial and municipal distributed solar markets, delivering savings and efficiencies to businesses, schools and communities. Partnering with Forum, we are now well-positioned to continue expanding and pursuing a number of exciting projects across our core markets.”