Ed Zaelke Quoted by Law360 on Yieldco Growth in Energy Project Finance Industry
Law360, for its article “Yieldcos Grabbed Energy Project Finance Spotlight In 2014,” quoted Akin Gump global project finance practice co-head Edward Zaelke regarding the effects of yieldco growth in 2014.
The article reports that yieldcos became a force in the energy project finance arena this year, noting several 10- and nine-figure energy deals. Zaelke added that, “Because the yieldcos…need a way to grow and add projects to their portfolio, the demand for quality projects has increased. You’re seeing a bit of a price rise for fully developed projects.”