Ted Brandt discusses the key issues confronting the renewable energy community and the expected development of renewables over the next five years. Ted
co-founded Marathon Capital in 1999 and currently serves as Chief Executive Officer and a Marathon Board Member.
What would you say are the key issues confronting the renewable energy community at the moment?
A. The transition from being a tax code, subsidized industry in the US around the PTC for wind & 30% ITC for solar, into a future with lower or no subsidies. There will be a trough for several years after credit expirations but in the medium term the industry will be stronger...