This document was prepared as part of the Innovative Financing to Accelerate Solar Water Heating initiative, funded by the Renewable Energy and Energy EfficiencyPartnership (REEEP) with co-funding from the Blue Moon Fund and Oak Foundation.The initiative is intended to increase knowledge about, and advance the use of, financialand commercial innovations to expand solar water heating. The initiative is implemented by Green Markets International, Inc. of Massachusetts, USA in partnership with WilliamGuiney of Caribbean Solar Technologies Limited of Anguilla and the Vitae CivilisInstitute of São Paulo, Brazil.William Guiney is this document’s lead author. William wrote the material on the fee-for-service business opportunity and program options and coordinated input from theothers authors. John Harrison of the Florida Solar Energy Center prepared much of thecontent on the technical issues of solar water heating program implementation. StevenKaufman and Samuel Milton of Green Markets prepared the material on carbonabatement and the role for carbon finance.Special thanks go to the Caribbean Electric Utility Services Corporation (CARILEC) andseveral of its member companies, including Neil McConnie of Anguilla ElectricityCompany, Victor Emmanuel of St. Lucia Electricity Services, Clive Hosten of GrenadaElectricity Services Ltd., and Nubian Greaux of St. Kitts Electricity Department for their input, which helped to develop the conceptual program options.The opinions expressed in this document are those of the authors and do not necessarilyrepresent the views of the sponsors. While Caribbean Solar Technologies Ltd. and GreenMarkets International, Inc. have made every effort to ensure the accuracy and usefulnessof the information contained in this document, they make no warranty and assume nolegal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of thecontents or any unintended copyright infringements.
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