Calvert Impact Capital Invests $2.9 Million in Sunwealth
May 18, 2021
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Clean energy investment firm Sunwealth today announced a $2.9 million loan from Calvert Impact Capital to support Sunwealth’s solar access work. Sunwealth will use the financing, together with $4.3 million in tax equity investment from private investors, to support 18 solar projects on the rooftops and parking lots of nonprofit organizations, multi-family apartment buildings, houses of worship and commercial office buildings in communities underserved by traditional renewable energy financing. These community-based solar projects will generate enough electricity to power over 300 homes annually, and will provide Sunwealth’s solar customers with $3.8 million in lifetime energy savings. The loan will also help catalyze additional investment in Sunwealth’s innovative solar financing model.