TX Solar Historical Generation Profiles

cQuant’s Journey in Renewables: Creating Historical Generation Profiles for Renewable Assets

Part One in cQuant’s Journey in Renewables called out the important factors that need to be examined when evaluating PPA contracts. In Part Two, we will be explaining how to create historical generation profiles specifically for renewable assets. If renewable assets are already established, then the historical generation profile is easily obtainable in order to simulate risk. However, if renewable assets are yet to be …

The Uncertainty in Valuing PPAs

cQuant’s Journey in Renewables: The Uncertainty in Valuing PPAs

During the clean energy procurement process, buyers are tasked with evaluating dozens to hundreds of PPA contracts with varying terms, geographies, energy shapes, storage options, etc. If their value and risk are not properly understood from the date of signing through the life of the contract, PPA/VPPAs can result in significant negative cash flows for the company. When evaluating PPA contracts, there are several factors …