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Commercial Solar Operating Lease

Understanding Commercial Solar Operating Leases

We all know Solar is a great option for businesses because it can save money on energy bills and help reduce carbon emissions, but sometimes upfront installation and system costs can be prohibitive. Thankfully, there are a few different opportunities to finance your commercial solar project. One popular method is an operating lease. In this […]

IRA Bill Impact on Solar

2022 IRA Commercial Solar Implications

Are you asking “How will the new IRA bill affect my solar project?”? Well, there is a lot to unpack to answer that question. We’ve compiled some frequently asked questions regarding the new IRA bill that will help you navigate the changes. Right now the passage of the IRA will allow commercial business to take a […]

REAP Grant Solar

What You Need to Know About the REAP Grant

How to Use the REAP Grant to Offset the Cost of Going Solar Commercial solar is becoming more and more popular as business owners look for ways to reduce their energy costs and maintain energy price stability. But what many people don’t know is that there are government grants, tax credits, and other incentives available […]

Electricity rates on the rise

Electricity Rates On the Rise

Electricity rates have been on the rise across the globe for the past several years – China has experienced power outages to a point they couldn’t harvest their primary crops like soybeans; Europe has never-before-seen energy rates and rolling brown outs – all before the pandemic began. Then the pandemic hit, and the issues with […]

Solar Construction

Taking Advantage of Safe Harbor

The ITC has helped commercial entities transition to solar and pushed growth across the country since 2005. The tax credit incentivizes going solar by allowing businesses to deduct 26% of the installation cost from their income taxes. However, this number will only sit at 26% for the remainder of 2022. It is expected that following […]

New York Solar Roadmap

New York Solar Roadmap

New York has put into place a new framework to achieve 10 GW of solar for the state by 2030. This framework comes with an investment of nearly $5.9 billion which is poised to be used to extend the NY-Sun Program and continue to battle the reduction of solar project costs seen over the previous […]

Solar Supply Chain

Solar Supply Chain

The United States solar industry, including module suppliers, manufacturers, renewable energy developers and other utilities, have been under great fire. Supply chain issues which impact the immediate future of the market. These supply chain issues have led to an increase in shipping and equipment costs for solar cells and panels. There have been a few […]

Commercial Solar

How The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) Will Affect Businesses Going Solar

The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) is the largest investment in US infrastructure and includes major provisions for energy. With wide ranging initiatives from nuclear, hydrogen, and EV charging, the $550 billion investment will bring much needed change as we move to a more sustainable future. The investments in clean energy will boost the […]

Genie Energy Ltd., (NYSE: GNE, GNEPRA) is a global energy solutions company. We supply customers in the US and Europe with electricity, including electricity generated from renewable resources and with natural gas. Through Genie Solar Energy and Prism Solar, we design, construct and install commercial solar energy solutions. We provide commercial and industrial clients with energy brokerage and consultative services through our Diversegy brand.