Financial Modelling for Renewable Energy Projects (US)

3 day duration

Financial Modelling for Renewable Energy Projects will give you the skills to efficiently develop, modify and analyse financial models in the renewable energy sector. The course covers essential topics including funding mechanics, operational analysis and investment metrics and gives you a robust platform for analysis in the most sophisticated environments.

You will learn the financial modelling techniques needed to build a best practice financial model suitable for debt structuring, investment analysis and operational scenario evaluation.

Perform project finance banking analysis, investment reviews or sponsor research

This hands-on course will clarify how project finance bankers, investors and external parties will analyse your project, and provide a deep understanding of the flexibility required in scenario analysis by a range of audiences.

Financial Modelling for Renewable Energy Projects will enable you to

  • Master best practice techniques for financial modelling of renewable energy projects to achieve flexibility and robustness
  • Build a flexible and powerful scenario manager to analyse your project’s sensitivity to key drivers
  • Prepare trusted analysis of commercial outputs tailored to investors and financiers, with a focus on valuation and risk
  • Understand a flexible framework for tax modelling, adaptable to regional jurisdictions
  • Develop flexible funding structures for analysis of project finance debt and other funding sources
  • Learn how to analyse GP/LP flip structures and tax equity for project financing

Do you build or analyse project finance models in the renewable energy sector?

If you need to build, review or analyse project finance models in the renewable energy sector, then this course is for you. Typical attendees include analysts, financial managers from project companies, advisors and financiers.

Required knowledge: Excel, Finance and the Renewables sector

It is expected that you have some previous experience with financial models in Excel, and foundation knowledge of investment concepts such as NPV and cash flows analysis.

Extend your understanding of project finance theory

To learn more about project finance theory, we recommend ‘Project finance: Concepts & Applications’ course. This one-day project finance training course covers topics from ‘What is project finance’ to examples of typical transaction structures, risk mitigation approaches and market examples.

Would a project finance modelling course be more interesting for you?

Mazars project finance modelling courses are delivered in cities around the world. Some of the more popular locations and courses include Best Practice Project Finance Modelling in Sydney, Advanced Project Finance Modelling in New York, and financial modelling courses in London. For an extensive list, see training courses and schedules.

What is financial modelling and how can you learn more?

For a deeper understanding of Mazars approach to financial modelling and the Mazars Financial Modelling methodology (our globally acclaimed financial modelling methodology), we recommend reviewing and downloading some of our financial modelling tutorials from the Online Resources section of our website. Many of the free examples are inspired by content from our training courses in financial modelling and project finance, and from valuation modelling and theory.

Discuss the high-level HLBV concepts with tax equity (note: this is not an accounting course!).


Tuesday 19th July 2022

Digital, Americas

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