Renewable Energy And Environmental Commodity Transactions
Karbone’s Brokerage teams source and execute a variety of transactions, bringing liquidity to buyers and sellers across the renewable energy and environmental asset spectrum. The teams operate in primary and secondary Renewable Energy Credit, Power, Capacity, Carbon, Renewable Natural Gas, and other Renewable Fuel markets.
Karbone’s award-winning Brokerage teams provide industry-leading structuring and execution for energy and environmental asset classes. We provide cutting-edge market insights combined with superior pricing, liquidity, and contract/credit terms for all market participants. We serve clients including energy and utility companies, project developers, municipalities, Fortune 1000 firms, and investors such as private equity funds and banks.
Karbone’s teams structure, market, negotiate, and execute innovative short to long-term forward contracts, maneuvering financing, credit, and collateral requirements. Across all transactions, the Brokerage teams bring valuable structuring and execution expertise, and world-class network of market participants, and proprietary insight to support each deal across the fragmented commodity market landscape.
Renewable Energy Credits
Karbone is a top-ranked broker of RECs and SRECs in all Renewable Portfolio Standard (“RPS”), voluntary, and international REC markets. Karbone’s team has established a leading role in Spot, Forward, and structured REC contracts across PJM, NEPOOL, WECC, MISO, ERCOT, and in the Green-e, EcoLogo, and I-REC programs. The firm is recognized for structuring and executing commodity contracts ranging from vanilla spot deals to the most complex, long-term transactions in the market.
Power and Capacity
Karbone leverages a deep network of relationships with load serving entities, generators, power marketers, and voluntary end-users in all power pools across North America to source, structure, and negotiate optimal Power and Power Attribute off-take agreements on short, mid, and long-term bases. These services span both traditional power contracts and virtual Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) procurement. In addition to Power contracts in all markets, the Power Brokerage team has developed the industry’s leading brokerage practice covering Capacity and other Ancillary Service markets across PJM, MISO, NYISO, ISO-NE, and CAISO.
Karbone’s Renewable Fuels team covers physical fuel sectors such as Renewable Natural Gas (RNG), Renewable Diesel, Biodiesel, Hydrogen, and Electric Vehicles (EV), as well as Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS), Renewable Identification Numbers (RINs), and other Environmental Attributes (EAs) for clean fuels. Our deep network of voluntary and compliance producers, marketers, and buyers is coupled with our Research Group’s knowledge and insight into market fundamentals, programmatic changes, and industry trends, adding a deep level of analysis and risk management to our transaction strategies.
Carbon and Emissions
Karbone brings a team of seasoned professionals with extensive transactional experience to provide execution services and advisory-based hedging programs to assist all stakeholders in the compliance carbon markets in California, RGGI, Alberta, and the EU, as well as voluntary markets in the US, Canada, and across the globe.
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