Renewable Energy Certificate (REC) Brokerage
Karbone is actively engaged in brokering RECs in every state-level Renewable Portfolio Standard (“RPS”) market, and the Green-e and EcoLogo voluntary REC markets. With 30+ unique Renewable Portfolio Standards across the United States, each market requires a unique combination of market information, project development expertise, high value commercialization channels, and new sources of capital. Karbone’s team has established a leading role in Spot, Forward, and structured REC contracts in a variety of state mandated RPS markets within PJM, NEPOOL, MISO, and ERCOT, and in the Green-e and EcoLogo programs.
Within these regions, Karbone brokers for a wide array of entities including Energy Companies, Utilities, and Load Serving Entities, Renewable Energy Developers, Banks, Private Equity, and other Financial Institutions. Karbone’s team focuses on matching counterparties where credit and collateral matters are efficiently addressed, while aiding parties to devise innovative long-term contracts with financing requirements in mind.
Karbone provides its unique portfolio of services, including research and capital advisory services, to meet client needs whether to launch renewable energy projects or to address RPS compliance obligations. The Karbone Brokerage team is market knowledge driven; while it aims to obtain the best pricing and most efficient transactions, it focuses on providing unique, insightful market and regulatory information, allowing for optimal decisions for transactional clients.