Best methodology for asset managers to link up with the accounting team

This is how most asset managers typically do their PPA billings: They go to multiple monitoring platforms, pull the performance reports, add data from multiple sources in an Excel spreadsheet, aggregate the data and then email reports to the accounting team for billing. The accounting team downloads the report from the utility meter, prints them and bills the off-taker manually. …

How can asset management software compliment Excel?

Microsoft Excel is a widely used tool across many different industries. 90% of businesses use spreadsheets at some capacity or another.  In the Renewable Energy asset management industry, we estimate that 75% of asset managers still use Excel to manage the operations of their assets, despite the fact that there are better solutions available in the market place. It works. …

5 Tips on how to manage your solar contracts

Good contract management is necessary to fulfill obligations, manage expectations and stay on top of deliverables. Successful solar independent power producers (IPP) have refined processes in place to systematically breakdown, track and deliver efficiently. This results in positive outcome, reduced risk, avoids breaches and leaves offtakers happy. Here are 5 tips to consider that will give you the foundation for …