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FOSS & COMPANY SPOTLIGHT: KIMBERLY CARLINI, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF INVESTMENTS

Foss & Company is comprised of a group of experienced professionals, representing the best in class within their respective fields. In this blog series, we highlight different Foss & Company team members to shine a light on the diverse and dedicated people that help make us who we are. As the Foss & Company team continues…
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Understanding Scope 1, 2, & 3 Emissions: How you can Reduce Your Emissions With Tax Credits

BY BRYEN ALPERIN, DIRECTOR OF RENEWABLE ENERGY AND SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGIES A March 21 meeting of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) proposed a reporting framework for publicly traded companies to provide information about the carbon intensity of their businesses. Voluntary disclosure of climate risk factors has already become widespread in recent years, with the SEC…
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FOSS & COMPANY SPOTLIGHT: JACK MANS, CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Foss & Company is comprised of a group of experienced professionals, representing the best in class within their respective fields. In this blog series, we highlight different Foss & Company team members to shine a light on the diverse and dedicated people that help make us who we are. Next in the series is Jack Mans,…
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2021 novogradac historic tax credit conference

THOUGHTS FROM THE 2021 NOVOGRADAC HISTORIC TAX CREDIT CONFERENCE

BY JOHN SOREL, AQUISITIONS   Last week I was pleased to attend the 2021 Novogradac Historic Tax Credit Conference in Chicago.  While I attended live and in person, the event was a hybrid show with virtual attendance which was due to the fact that neither business travel policies or pre-pandemic comfort levels have returned to…
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FOSS & COMPANY SPOTLIGHT: JOHN BOWMAN, ACQUISITIONS

Next in the series is John Bowman, Foss & Company partner and acquisitions team members.    I am a lawyer by training and practiced law for 10 years. It was not for me. I went to work for a friend of mine at a small LIHTC syndication shop in Montgomery, AL – my home town. …
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Panel Speaking at the 2021 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop

LESSONS LEARNED AT THE 2021 FUEL ETHANOL WORKSHOP AND EXPO

BY BRYEN ALPERIN, DIRECTOR OF RENEWABLE ENERGY & SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGIES   I certainly don’t know all there is to know about ethanol. Prior to the 45Q tax credit, I knew exactly two things about ethanol: it is a sustainable fuel source, and it is typically made from corn. I recently attended the 2021 Fuel Ethanol…
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Director of Acquisitions: Eric Brubaker

FOSS & COMPANY SPOTLIGHT: ERIC BRUBAKER, DIRECTOR OF ACQUISITIONS

Next in the series is Director of Acquisitions, Eric Brubaker.    I was a senior in college, I had just returned from Spring Break in Jamaica where I had spent the last of my savings. With two months left in the Spring semester, I needed to find a job and make money.  We always had…
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A field of Solar Panels, solar ITC

SOLAR ITC’S – SOME RISK AND REWARD BASICS FOR COMPANIES SEEKING ‘TURNKEY’ ESG INVESTMENTS

BY DREW GOLDMAN, VP OF INVESTMENTS Every year, many sophisticated corporations divert over $20 billion of federal tax payments into projects in renewable energy, affordable housing, and historic preservation, in exchange for tax breaks and investment benefits. Some perceive a significant level of complication in these programs, and therefore delay taking a closer look. The very…
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Foss & Company George Barry

FOSS & COMPANY SPOTLIGHT: GEORGE BARRY, PRESIDENT

Foss & Company is comprised of a group of experienced professionals, representing the best in class within their respective fields. In a new blog series, we will be highlighting different Foss & Company team members to shine a light on the diverse and dedicated people that help make us who we are. Starting off this series with…
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wind turbines at sunset

Tax Credit Investments are ESG Investments

Once a niche investment approach thought to come at the expense of returns, ESG investing – strategies that align with a company’s Environmental, Social, and Governance values – has grown into a $30 trillion market as of 2019. Issues such as energy consumption, health and safety, diversity and inclusion, and effective board oversight are having…
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Duke Energy tech-inspired office at Optimist Hall

Duke Energy shows off its new, tech-inspired office at Optimist Hall

Duke developed a space that flattens the organization, creates spaces for thinking, for collaborating and for cross-pollinating ideas. Read more here: Duke Energy shows off new office at Optimist Hall – Charlotte Business Journal  
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Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit

Foss & Co Was Pleased To Attend and Participate In The Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit

Foss & Co was pleased to attend and participate in the Bloomsberg Sustainable Business Summit this week. It was a great event.  
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Novogradac’s Annual Historic Tax Credit Conference

Foss & Company Was A Proud Sponsor Of Novogradac’s Annual Historic Tax Credit Conference

  Foss & Company was a proud sponsor of Novogradac’s annual historic tax credit conference, which was held in Nashville, TN on September 26-28. During the conference, Foss & Company hosted an event for its partners and clients at the Listening Room Café, George Barry and Eric Brubaker attended a breakfast honoring Senator Cassidy’s support…
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$20 Million In Solar Tax Credit Investments

Foss & Co. Managed Over $20 Million In Solar Tax Credit Investments In 2017​

Growth continues in 2018 January 24, 2018, San Francisco CA – Foss and Company is pleased to announce that they closed out the 2017 calendar year having managed over $20 million in solar tax credit investments. The investments were made into seven unique projects that were all Massachusetts-based and approached 20 megawatts in scale. Foss…
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