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Kroll Bond Rating Agency

http://www.kbra.com

KBRA is a global full service rating agency whose mission is to set a standard of excellence and integrity. Established in 2010, KBRA set forth an effort to restore trust in credit ratings by creating new standards for assessing risk and by offering accurate and transparent ratings. KBRA provides market participants with an alternative solution by delivering timely and in-depth research across various sectors. KBRA has over 275 employees and offices across the United States, located in New York, Pennsylvania, and Maryland, and has published over 9,000 ratings totaling $775 billion. KBRA Europe’s team in Dublin, Ireland looks forward to providing the same standard of excellence and integrity in European credit ratings. KBRA strives to provide the investment community with the products and tools needed to make informed investment decisions.

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Alectris

https://alectris.com/

Alectris delivers asset care innovation for the global solar industry. With our integrated suite of operations, maintenance and asset management services, award-winning software, ACTIS, and retrofit technologies, we empower owners with full control of their portfolios to realize worry-free, high performing solar assets.

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EDF Renewables

http://edf-er.com/

EDF Renewables is a leading US independent power producer with over 30 years of expertise in the renewable industry, specializing in project origination, development, sales and marketing, to long-term asset management. EDF Renewables delivers wind and solar solutions as well as distributed electricity, storage, biogas, and biomass. EDF Renewables’ North American portfolio consists of 9 gigawatts (GW) of developed projects with 4.4 GW of installed capacity throughout the US, Canada, and Mexico. EDF Energies Nouvelles is the renewable energy arm of the EDF group.

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Evening Networking Drinks

Peartree Securities

https://peartreecanada.com/peartree-securities/resource-issuers/

We are a Canadian focused boutique financing and advisory firm. With expertise in the mining and oil & gas sectors, we have a strong network of Canadian issuers and global resource investors. We have advised on numerous successful transactions with mining companies, large institutions and private equity funds. As the leading provider of flow through capital and the originator of flow through donation financings in Canada, we have raised over $1 billion since 2007.

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Breakfast Seminar

Unique Surety

http://www.suretybondsbyunique.com/

As America nears energy independence using fossil fuels, alternative sources and emerging energy technology, Unique Surety represents several carriers to handle any bonding challenge quickly and professionally. The team at Unique Surety can handle delivering to you the correctly worded bond with the limits you are required to have at a competitive price. We are the professionals who have the personal relationships with the top-rated carriers and their underwriters who trust our judgement and thoroughness who know we will not waste anyone’s precious time.

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Partner

Association of Power Producers of Ontario (APPrO)

https://www.appro.org/

APPrO is a non-profit trade organization representing Ontario's independent power producers and related businesses. Our membership is made up of more than 100 companies involved in the generation of electricity in Ontario, including generators and suppliers of equipment as well as legal and consulting services. Twenty two of APPrO's generator members produce 50% of Ontario's electricity from clean and renewable sources including co-generation, hydro-electric, gas, nuclear, wind energy, waste wood, and solar. Only APPrO focuses 100% on the business issues of power producers in Ontario. APPrO members build independent power projects and are premier electricity suppliers in Ontario, across Canada and elsewhere in the world. Our varied membership provides an all-inclusive view of the market and positions APPrO as the leading advocacy group for generators in Ontario, giving voice to all parts of Ontario’s generation sector.

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Ontario Sustainable Energy Association (OSEA)

https://www.ontario-sea.org

For over fifteen years, the Ontario Sustainability Energy Association (OSEA) has been championing a more sustainable energy economy in the province and has led the charge for sector transformation, garnering support from diverse areas of the energy industry. An Ontario powered, heated, cooled and transported by a portfolio of sustainable energy – that is what OSEA envisions for our current and future communities, and we are advocating for policy and regulatory change to ensure this vision comes to fruition. With our track record, we have the proof, the courage, and the drive to create a more sustainable Ontario and we know that together we are powering Ontario’s prosperity, creating good jobs, fortifying resilient communities, and enabling healthy environments

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Ottawa Renewable Energy Co-op (OREC)

https://www.orec.ca/

The Ottawa Renewable Energy Co-operative empowers community ownership of local renewable power production. The Co-operative provides an alternative for those without the time, money, or space to invest in their own solar power system and generates a fair rate of return for investors. With 740 members and an $8 million portfolio, the Co-operative is the leading impact investment option in Eastern Ontario, driving tangible environmental, social, and economic benefits for its members as well as the community at large.

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