A Virtual Event Experience
June 15-16, 2021

The momentum driving the renewable energy economy has never been stronger. Under a new administration that is committed to confronting the climate crisis, corporate sustainability efforts are surging as companies scale up investment in a clean energy future.

The American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE), a leader in the production of renewable energy finance and policy events for nearly 20 years, invites you to join us for the ACORE Finance Forum where we will examine how the renewable energy transaction landscape will evolve to meet this growing demand. We will bring together experts from across the renewable energy marketplace, including the sector’s largest and most influential investors, developers, utilities, manufacturers, advisors, and buyers to provide you with insights on the next stage of renewable energy finance and investment.

The ACORE Finance Forum will afford you the opportunity to engage in candid conversations with senior leaders and meet new colleagues using ACORE’s virtual networking tools.

Featured topics to include:

  • Directing the wave of money from ESG-focused investments

  • As tax equity sticks around, what are the roles of debt and equity in project finance?

  • Mobilizing investment for state 100% clean energy goals and a potential national RES

Who attends? Leaders from across the renewable energy sector:

More than 40% of ACORE event attendees are VP level and above

  • Asset Managers
  • Banking Institutions
  • Corporate & Industrial Off-takers
  • Developers
  • Financial Advisors
  • Government Institutions
  • Institutional Investors
  • Manufacturers
  • National Media and Trade Press
  • Private Equity Firms
  • Professional Service Firms
  • Utilities

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Mit Buchanan
Managing Director, Energy Investments,
J.P. Morgan

Mona Dajani
Global Leader for Energy, Infrastructure & Mobility,
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

Declan Flanagan
Executive Vice President & CEO Onshore,
Ørsted

Kevin Gresham
Senior Vice President, Government Relations & External Affairs,
RWE Renewables Americas, LLC

Kevin Lynch
Managing Director, External Affairs,
Avangrid Renewables





Susan Nickey
Executive Vice President and Chief Client Officer,
Hannon Armstrong

Gaurav Raniwala
Managing Director,
GE Energy Financial Services

Himanshu Saxena
Chief Executive Officer,
Starwood Energy Group

Martin Torres
Managing Director, Head of the Americas for the Renewable Power Group,
BlackRock

Ray Wood
Managing Director, Co-Head of Global Natural Resources,
Bank of America





2021 Co-chairs Edward Zaelke
Global Co-Head, Energy & Project Finance Practice,
McDermott Will & Emery

Thank You to Our 2021 Sponsors

Founding Sponsors

Avangrid Renewables
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Bank of America logo
BHE Renewables
BlackRock
GE
Hannon Armstrong
J.P. Morgan
Lockheed Martin
McDermott Will & Emery
NextEra Energy
Orsted
Pillsbury
RWE
Starwood Energy Group

Premier Sponsor

Marathon Capital

Registration Sponsor

FTI Consulting FTI Capital Advisors

Networking Sponsors

Cohn Reznick
Covington
Onyx

Supporting Sponsor

Norton Rose Fulbright

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship of the ACORE Finance Forum offers an elevated platform among the industry’s leading financiers and can be tailored to your company’s initiatives and goals in the sector. To learn more about this unique opportunity, contact Cindi Eck, VP of Business Development, at eck@acore.org.

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