DSD Launches New Developer Network & Platform to Help Meet Growing Demand for Renewable Energy

DSD introduces DSD Connect, a dedicated platform to provide regional development and EPC partners with tools, resources, and flexible third-party financing. 

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. — July 15, 2021 — Distributed Solar Development (DSD), a leading commercial solar developer, operator, and asset owner, today launched DSD Connect, a dedicated platform to provide DSD’s growing network of regional development and EPC partners with the tools, resources, and flexible third-party financing to build more distributed generation projects in the C&I and MUSH markets.

“We believe solar can change the world. As market demand for clean, local energy increases, we are continually looking for partners who share our values of transparency, honesty, and customer excellence to join us.”

“Many solar developers have a strong understanding of local customers, market rules and conditions, but lack project financing and long-term ownership capabilities,” says Eric Pollock, Chief Commercial Officer at DSD. “As an experienced owner-operator with financial backing from BlackRock, DSD can help fill those voids by providing access to a competitive, easy-to-use, and transparent platform for both the financing and ongoing ownership of solar assets.”

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Through DSD Connect, partners in DSD’s Developer Network gain access to real-time pricing, standardized documents, marketing materials, and other resources to win more deals, deliver best-in-class assets to their customers, and grow their business.

“We understand that by arming our partners with access to competitive capital and top-tier resources offered through DSD Connect, we can empower strong communities and build the future we need, together.”

DSD formally kicks off its Developer Network with an expanding group of partners in California, the Southwest, Midwest and Northeast, along with a growing portfolio of distributed projects for C&I and MUSH customers.

“We believe solar can change the world. As market demand for clean, local energy increases, we are continually looking for partners who share our values of transparency, honesty, and customer excellence to join us,” says Cameron Bard, Senior Director of DSD’s Developer Network. “We understand that by arming our partners with access to competitive capital and top-tier resources offered through DSD Connect, we can empower strong communities and build the future we need, together.”

To learn more about how you and your business can join DSD’s growing Developer Network and gain access to the DSD Connect platform, visit DSDRenewables.com/Developer-Network.

About Distributed Solar Development

Distributed Solar Development (DSD) is transforming the way organizations harness clean energy. With unparalleled capabilities including development, structured financing, project acquisition and long-term asset ownership, DSD creates significant value for our commercial, industrial and municipal customers and partners. Backed by world-leading financial partners like BlackRock Real Assets and rooted in our founding at GE with a 120+ year legacy of innovation, our solar energy team brings a distinct combination of ingenuity, rigor, and accountability to every project we manage, acquire, own and maintain. To learn more about our industry-leading solar energy solutions, visit dsdrenewables.com and be sure to connect with us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

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