Nominations Open for Inaugural Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits Renewable Energy Power Awards

Renewable Energy Developments to be Honored at National Conference

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San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) November 21, 2013

Nominations are now being accepted for the inaugural Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits Renewable Energy Power Awards, a program created to recognize renewable energy tax credit developments that have demonstrated exceptional community impact, success in overcoming obstacles and effectiveness in the use of renewable energy tax credits. Award-winning developments will be recognized at the Novogradac Financing Renewable Energy Tax Credit Conference in San Francisco, Calif., Apr. 24, 2014.

“We are very pleased to announce the inaugural Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits Renewable Energy Power Awards and we look forward to celebrating the success of the winning developments and further promoting renewable energy initiatives,” said Stephen Tracy, CPA, conference chair and partner in Novogradac & Company’s San Francisco office. “Going forward, I encourage everyone with a deserving renewable energy development to submit a nomination.”

Categories for the Renewable Energy Power Awards include:

  •     Project that Best Exemplifies Financial Innovation
  •     Project that Best Reflects Success in Overcoming Significant Obstacles
  •     Small Community Project

To be eligible for consideration, tax credit developments must have been placed in service in 2012 to 2013 and involve the use of federal renewable energy investment tax credits, federal renewable energy production tax credits and/or Section 1603 cash grant funds.

Nominations will be accepted until Dec. 19, 2013 and are open to all with knowledge of a deserving development. A nominating entity may enter more than one development, and/or one development in more than one category. Any nominations received after the deadline will be considered for the following year’s awards.

In addition to being honored during the awards ceremony at the Financing Renewable Energy Conference in San Francisco, Calif., winners and honorable mentions of the Renewable Energy Power Awards, along with their development teams, will receive:

  •     one complimentary registration to the conference to receive the award;
  •     coverage of the project in the Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits;
  •     copies of the Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits to share with industry contacts; and
  •     recognition on the Novogradac & Company website and in a national press release about the event.

For more information about the Renewable Energy Power Awards and nomination materials, please visit: http://www.novoco.com/awards/energy/index.php.

The Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits provides news, analysis and commentary on the affordable housing, new markets, renewable energy and historic rehabilitation tax credit industries. This comprehensive 80-page publication features columns written by industry experts, Q&As on technical tax credit issues, features about tax credit developments and more, all informed by Novogradac and Company’s more than 20 years of experience on the front lines of the tax credit industry.

Novogradac & Company LLP was founded in 1989, and has since grown to more than 400 employees and partners in offices in San Francisco and Long Beach, Calif.; Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Ga., Detroit, Mich., Kansas City, Mo., and Seattle, Wash. metro areas; Boston, Mass.; Austin, Texas; Dover, Columbus and Cleveland, Ohio; New York, N.Y.; Detroit, Mich.; St. Louis, Mo., and Portland, Ore. Specialty practice areas include tax, audit and consulting services for tax-credit-assisted multifamily and affordable housing, community revitalization and rehabilitation of historic properties. Other areas of expertise include military base redevelopment, preparation and analysis of market studies and appraisals of multifamily housing investments and renewable energy tax credits.

For more information about the Renewable Energy Power Awards, contact Teri Baker at 415.356.8000, or email teri.baker(at)novoco(dot)com.


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