Boosting Distributed Solar, Distributed Clean Energy Investment among Institutional Real Estate Investors

Densely packed commercial, residential and mixed-use buildings and real estate predominate and define cities the world over. With comparatively little in the way of open space, and what is available typically commanding premium prices, reducing cities’ energy consumption and pollution by deploying distributed, solar and other distributed, clean energy resources poses a vexing challenge for those aiming to improve urban quality of life while keeping the lights on and the energy flowing. Ambitious, innovative young companies such as Black Bear Energy are proving those challenges aren’t insurmountable…

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GID and Black Bear Announce Massachusetts Solar Projects

Boulder, CO., May 17, 2018 — Multifamily real estate investment firm, GID Investment Advisers and Black Bear Energy, the leading owner’s representative for onsite renewables, today announced the groundbreaking of two commercial solar systems. The projects, which are GID’s first solar leases, will provide energy to the Cities of Somerville and Cambridge while also providing low-cost energy to low-income residents and roof rental income to GID.

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Black Bear Energy and USAA Real Estate Announce 2.4 Megawatt New Jersey Solar Project

Boulder, CO., May 17, 2018 — Black Bear Energy, the leading owner’s representative for onsite renewables, and USAA Real Estate today announced that construction will start this month on a 2.4 megawatt (MW) solar array in Cranbury, New Jersey. The rooftop project will host onsite renewable solar facilities, creating both financial and environmental value for the asset…

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LBA Realty's Battery Storage and LED Projects expected to deliver $1.9 million in Energy Savings

Boulder, CO., May 17, 2018

LBA announces initial results from its latest clean technology efforts to install battery storage and LED retrofits across eight office and industrial properties in California, Arizona, Colorado and Nevada. These projects are estimated to save the properties over $1.9 million dollars over the next 10 years. The projects were facilitated by Black Bear Energy Inc., who acted in partnership with LBA Realty…

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Why California Building Owners Need to Consider Energy Storage - ULI San Francisco

While Tesla’s Gigafactory may not yet be fully operational, the global energy storage market has taken off and continues to gain momentum as building owners and utilities recognize the potential financial and reliability benefits. And unlike the battles over solar, energy storage is shaping up to be a win-win for both CRE users and utilities…

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Stem to Deliver 7.5 MWh AI-Powered Energy Storage to Kilroy Realty Corporation

MILLBRAE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Stem, Inc., the leader in energy superintelligence™, was chosen by Kilroy Realty Corporation(NYSE: KRC) to deploy over 7.5 MWh of artificial intelligence (AI)-driven energy storage at eight commercial buildings in KRC’s California portfolio…

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Black Bear Energy Announces 5.2 MW of Commercial Solar Developments with Kilroy Realty

Black Bear Energy, a leading technology-enabled services company representing large commercial renewable and clean energy buyers, today announced the development of 5.2 MW of commercial solar systems with Kilroy Realty Corporation, a leading West Coast Real Estate Investment Trust (KRC).

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Black Bear Energy Names David Ozment, Senior VP of Customer Engagement

Black Bear Energy, a technology-enabled energy services company is pleased to announce several key hires.

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Black Bear Energy CEO Drew Torbin interviews with Nasdaq

Learn about Black Bear and how we position ourselves as a Buyer’s Rep for our clients to help them procure energy projects that work for them.

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