Market Specialists for the New Energy Economy


Karbone Inc. is an award-winning financial services platform for renewable energy and decarbonization markets. Since 2008, we have offered integrated and innovative Commodity Brokerage, Market Research, and Finance solutions to a global suite of clients. Our teams are proudly ranked first amongst their peers by renowned trade publications, and are all dedicated toward our core mission of providing our clients and partners with the necessary data, market access, and financing options to help them succeed in the new energy transition.

Market Specialists for the New Energy Economy


Karbone Inc. is an award-winning financial services platform for renewable energy and decarbonization markets. Since 2008, we have offered integrated and innovative Commodity Brokerage, Market Research, and Finance solutions to a global suite of clients. Our teams are proudly ranked first amongst their peers by renowned trade publications, and are all dedicated toward our core mission of providing our clients and partners with the necessary data, market access, and financing options to help them succeed in the new energy transition.


Market Specialists for the New Energy Economy

Karbone Inc. is an award-winning financial services platform for renewable energy and decarbonization markets. Since 2008, we have offered integrated and innovative Commodity Brokerage, Market Research, and Finance solutions to a global suite of clients. Our teams are proudly ranked first amongst their peers by renowned trade publications, and are all dedicated toward our core mission of providing our clients and partners with the necessary data, market access, and financing options to help them succeed in the new energy transition.

About Us


Karbone Inc. is a fully integrated financial services firm that specializes in renewable energy and decarbonization markets. The firm houses key strengths in Commodity Brokerage, Market Research, and Financial Consulting services.

Over more than a decade, Karbone has successfully helped its clients and partners secure critical revenue contracts and key funding sources, while providing the necessary data and insight to achieve their investment and trading goals. The firm and its employees are proudly ranked first among competitors by renowned trade publications. Karbone boasts long-standing relationships with leading project developers, commodity marketers, utility service providers, institutional investors, corporate and non-corporate end-users, and major financial institutions amongst its core clients.


About Us


Karbone Inc. is a fully integrated financial services firm that specializes in renewable energy and decarbonization markets. The firm houses key strengths in Commodity Brokerage, Market Research, and Financial Consulting services.

Over more than a decade, Karbone has successfully helped its clients and partners secure critical revenue contracts and key funding sources, while providing the necessary data and insight to achieve their investment and trading goals. The firm and its employees are proudly ranked first among competitors by renowned trade publications. Karbone boasts long-standing relationships with leading project developers, commodity marketers, utility service providers, institutional investors, corporate and non-corporate end-users, and major financial institutions amongst its core clients.


About Us


Karbone Inc. is a fully integrated financial services firm that specializes in renewable energy and decarbonization markets. The firm houses key strengths in Commodity Brokerage, Market Research, and Financial Consulting services.

Over more than a decade, Karbone has successfully helped its clients and partners secure critical revenue contracts and key funding sources, while providing the necessary data and insight to achieve their investment and trading goals. The firm and its employees are proudly ranked first among competitors by renowned trade publications. Karbone boasts long-standing relationships with leading project developers, commodity marketers, utility service providers, institutional investors, corporate and non-corporate end-users, and major financial institutions amongst its core clients.

Services


Brokerage Services

Brokerage for renewable energy and environmental commodity asset classes.

Karbone’s Brokerage team sources and executes a variety of transactions, bringing liquidity to buyers and sellers across the renewable energy and environmental commodity spectrum.. The team operates in primary and secondary Renewable Energy Credit, Power, Capacity, Carbon, Renewable Natural Gas, and other Renewable Fuel markets.

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Services


Brokerage Services

Brokerage for renewable energy and environmental commodity asset classes.

Karbone’s Brokerage team sources and executes a variety of transactions, bringing liquidity to buyers and sellers across the renewable energy and environmental commodity spectrum.. The team operates in primary and secondary Renewable Energy Credit, Power, Capacity, Carbon, Renewable Natural Gas, and other Renewable Fuel markets.

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Services


Brokerage Services

Brokerage for renewable energy and environmental commodity asset classes.

Karbone’s Brokerage team sources and executes a variety of transactions, bringing liquidity to buyers and sellers across the renewable energy and environmental commodity spectrum.. The team operates in primary and secondary Renewable Energy Credit, Power, Capacity, Carbon, Renewable Natural Gas, and other Renewable Fuel markets.

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Capital Markets


Financial Consulting & Investment

Karbone’s Financial Consulting services offer solutions for developers and investors in renewable energy and carbon projects. Karbone benefits from deep expertise in capital structuring, ranging from pre-construction project development and capital growth to tax equity. From asset valuation, to due diligence, to investment committee review, Karbone offers pragmatic and actionable insight and execution support. In addition, the firm boasts unique principal resources across project  technologies via our sister company, Captona.

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Capital Advisory

Financial Consulting & Investment

Karbone’s Financial Consulting services offer solutions for developers and investors in renewable energy and carbon projects. Karbone benefits from deep expertise in capital structuring, ranging from pre-construction project development and capital growth to tax equity. From asset valuation, to due diligence, to investment committee review, Karbone offers pragmatic and actionable insight and execution support. In addition, the firm boasts unique principal resources across project  technologies via our sister company, Captona.

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Market Research

In-depth analysis of renewable energy and environmental commodity trends, supply/demand market fundamentals, regulatory policy, and industry data.

Karbone Research constantly monitors the political economy of the energy transition and decarbonization markets. Leveraging daily market activity from the Brokerage team, the group provides forward and spot pricing data, analysis of economic and regulatory trends, and custom deep-dive market research. Our clients use Karbone’s proprietary research and industry data as a powerful tool to make informed investment decisions and navigate transactional market trends.

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Market Research

In-depth analysis of renewable energy and environmental commodity trends, supply/demand market fundamentals, regulatory policy, and industry data.

Karbone Research constantly monitors the political economy of the energy transition and decarbonization markets. Leveraging daily market activity from the Brokerage team, the group provides forward and spot pricing data, analysis of economic and regulatory trends, and custom deep-dive market research. Our clients use Karbone’s proprietary research and industry data as a powerful tool to make informed investment decisions and navigate transactional market trends.

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Karbone Management Team


Izzet Bensusan
CEO & Founder & Partner

As the CEO, Izzet sets the strategy and path for success at Karbone. Izzet founded Karbone initially focused in the burgeoning carbon credit markets and grew the firm into a fully integrated energy financial services platform. He also works with select large institutional clients to acquire utility scale assets, including solar and wind farms.

He currently serves as the group chair of Young President’s Organization’s renewable energy network where he regularly communicates with CEOs in charge of renewable energy firms globally.
Izzet holds an MBA from Columbia University as well as an MA/BA from Brandeis University in Economics and Finance. Izzet is an avid triathlete, cyclist and has a green thumb when it comes to bonsais.

Jonathan Burnston
Managing Partner

Jonathan Burnston is the Managing Partner of the firm, where he directly oversees the Commodity Brokerage and Research groups. Jonathan has been pivotal in undertaking new initiatives at the firm to launch the carbon credit, power, capacity, research, and ultimately the renewable fuels desks. In addition to his transactional work, he also provides analytical input into the firm’s research practice and integrated support for the capital advisory business.

Prior to Karbone, Jonathan co-founded a project origination firm in the CDM Carbon market in China.
Jonathan holds a BA from Tufts University and a MA from Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs. An active Aikido student with a 2nd degree black belt in Taekwondo, Jonathan is perhaps best known as Karbone’s self-proclaimed Foosball Ninja.

Karbone Management Team


Izzet Bensusan
CEO & Founder & Partner

As the CEO, Izzet sets the strategy and path for success at Karbone. Izzet founded Karbone initially focused in the burgeoning carbon credit markets and grew the firm into a fully integrated energy financial services platform. He also works with select large institutional clients to acquire utility scale assets, including solar and wind farms.

He currently serves as the group chair of Young President’s Organization’s renewable energy network where he regularly communicates with CEOs in charge of renewable energy firms globally.
Izzet holds an MBA from Columbia University as well as an MA/BA from Brandeis University in Economics and Finance. Izzet is an avid triathlete, cyclist and has a green thumb when it comes to bonsais.

Jonathan Burnston
Director & Partner

Jonathan Burnston, a partner of the firm, oversees the coverage of North American Power Commodities and Capacity. Jonathan has been pivotal in undertaking new initiatives at the firm to launch the carbon credit, biogas, research and ultimately the power desk.  In addition to his trading activities, he also provides analytical support to the firm’s research desk.

Prior to Karbone, Jonathan co-founded a project origination firm in the CDM Carbon market in China.
Jonathan holds a BA from Tufts University and a MA from Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs. An active Aikido student with a 2nd degree black belt in Taekwondo, Jonathan is perhaps best known as Karbone’s self-proclaimed Foosball Ninja.

Karbone Management Team


Izzet Bensusan
CEO & Founder & Partner

As the CEO, Izzet sets the strategy and path for success at Karbone. Izzet founded Karbone initially focused in the burgeoning carbon credit markets and grew the firm into a fully integrated energy financial services platform. He also works with select large institutional clients to acquire utility scale assets, including solar and wind farms.

Jonathan Burnston
Managing Partner

Jonathan Burnston is the Managing Partner of the firm, where he directly oversees the Commodity Brokerage and Research groups. Jonathan has been pivotal in undertaking new initiatives at the firm to launch the carbon credit, power, capacity, research, and ultimately the renewable fuels desks. In addition to his transactional work, he also provides analytical input into the firm’s research practice and integrated support for the capital advisory business.

Karbone Media


  • Karbone Featured in Wall Street Journal (7/5/2022) - Insight from Karbone’s Research and Brokerage teams was featured in The Wall Street Journal on July 5th. Our data highlights recent growth trends and pricing dynamics in REC markets as companies pledge to curb energy emissions and reduce their climate impact. Read more at Wall Street Journal
  • Karbone Capital Markets Advises on Arizona Tax Equity Raise (10/29/2018) - The development arm of a tribe-owned utility company has hired a boutique investment bank for a tax equity raise to finance the expansion of an operating solar project in Arizona. Karbone Capital Markets is looking looking to raise $13.3 million for the pre-construction 27 MW Kayenta II facility in Navajo County, which is owned by NTUA Generation.
  • PJM Power, Capacity, and Renewables Webinar with Morningstar (3/19/2018) - Ali Shajrawi, Director of Research at Karbone, offers insight as to how state elections will affect US Carbon Markets.

Contact Us


Have a question? Reach out to our team below.

Phone: +1 646 833 0381

Email: envfin@karbone.com
Phone: +1 646 291 2900
Email: research@karbone.com
Phone: +1 646 845 0096
Email: brokerage@karbone.com
Phone: +1 646 666 7353
Email: karbone@karbone.com


New York Office

675 Third Avenue, Suite 3004

New York, NY 10017
Phone: +1 646 291 2900
Fax: +1 646 219 7168


London Office

45 Moorfields

Moorgate
London, EC2Y 9AE
United Kingdom

Email Us



    Find Us Here


    Contact Us


    Have a question? Reach out to our team below.

    Phone: +1 646 833 0381

    Email: envfin@karbone.com
    Phone: +1 646 291 2900
    Email: research@karbone.com
    Phone: +1 646 845 0096
    Email: brokerage@karbone.com
    Phone: +1 646 666 7353
    Email: karbone@karbone.com


    New York Office

    675 Third Avenue, Suite 3004

    New York, NY 10017
    Phone: +1 646 291 2900
    Fax: +1 646 219 7168


    London Office

    45 Moorfields

    Moorgate
    London, EC2Y 9AE
    United Kingdom

    Email Us



      Find Us Here


      Contact Us


      Have a question? Reach out to our team below.

      Phone: +1 646 833 0381

      Email: envfin@karbone.com
      Phone: +1 646 291 2900
      Email: research@karbone.com
      Phone: +1 646 845 0096
      Email: brokerage@karbone.com
      Phone: +1 646 666 7353
      Email: karbone@karbone.com


      New York Office

      675 Third Avenue, Suite 3004

      New York, NY 10017
      Phone: +1 646 291 2900
      Fax: +1 646 219 7168


      London Office

      45 Moorfields

      Moorgate
      London, EC2Y 9AE
      United Kingdom

      Email Us



        Find Us Here