Financial Modelling for Renewable Energy Projects

  • 5/5
  • 4 days in person
  • 8 half days online

The perfect course for those working on renewable energy projects who need to get to grips with the construction and analysis of those models. By working through a renewable project case study, delegates will get hands-on experience learning and implementing best practice methodologies for financing a wind or solar plant project. 

Course Overview

What to Expect

The course is broken into 4 sessions: 

Setting up the model and main cash flow drivers    

Starting from a blank spreadsheet, delegates start by laying out the model structure and the main cashflows.

Timing, Tax and Capex  

Once delegates have balanced the balance sheet, they work on the project timing and tax calculations (from VAT tax to capital allowances).

Debt and Equity   

This session is focused on the funding structure using senior and subordinated debt as well as equity circularities.

Analysis and setting the price  

The course ends with debt analysis using debt cover ratios and learning how to set the bidding price by using macros.

Suitable for

Who is this course suitable for?

  • Analysts
  • Financiers
  • Renewable industry experts
Learning Outcomes

What are the learning outcomes?

  • Ability to construct a solar or wind farm project finance model from scratch
  • Confidence to assess the feasibility of a solar and wind farm project 
  • Build a revenue profile based on the agreed price
  • A quality control approach to the model development process
  • Capacity to model senior debt

Upcoming courses

We occasionally run pop-up courses that individuals can enrol on.

Price per person: £2400 +VAT

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