(PRWEB) January 17, 2013
Infocast is pleased to announce the addition of Paul Holshouser, Finance Policy Manager for the American Wind Energy (AWEA), the national trade association representing wind power project developers, equipment suppliers, and many others in the wind industry, to the roster of outstanding speakers at Infocast’s 12th annual Wind Power Finance & Investment Summit, set to take place on February 5-7, 2013 at the Rancho Bernardo Inn in San Diego.
With the last minute extension of the Production Tax Credit (PTC) for new wind power project development, Mr. Holshouser will provide details on the recent PTC extension including modifications to the eligibility rule, updates on modifications to the Treasury Cash Grant program and impacts on wind projects, and the potentials for MLP investments for wind projects. This special interview will take place on the first day of the main Summit on February 6.
Infocast’s highly acclaimed annual Wind Power Finance & Investment Summit brings together leading wind power project developers, financiers, private equity investors, institutional investors, tax equity investors, lenders and equipment manufacturers and other key players such as ACCIONA Energy North America, AIG, Atlantic Power, Blackrock Alternative Investments, Carlyle Group, D.E. Shaw & Co., EDF Renewables Energy, ENEL Green Power North America, Everpower, First Wind, GE EFS, Hudson Clean Energy Partners, Iberdrola Renewables, Invenergy, juwi Wind, Oak Creek Holdings, Pattern Energy, and Prudential Capital Group, among many others.
These active wind industry players will gather in San Diego, as they do every year, to discuss strategies for dealing with various challenges and prospects for 2013 and beyond. Discussions will include what is necessary to break through to the next era of development in the wind market, latest government policy updates, new sources of capital and innovative financing strategies and opportunities beyond North America.
For more information, to register for the Summit, or to join us as a Sponsor, please visit the event website at http://www.infocastinc.com/wind13 or contact Amy Tam at 818-888-4444.
For over 25 years, Infocast has produced the highest quality events, tailored to the needs of the industries we serve. We intensively research the marketplace, pulling from an extensive network of experts to give you the information and connections to succeed.