Recommended Prep Courses
These preparatory courses are optional, but we recommend you to complete the stated prep course(s) or possess the equivalent knowledge prior to enrolling in this course:
Renewable Energy - Solar Financial Modeling Course Overview
This Renewable Energy - Solar Financial Modeling course covers the most critical concepts in evaluating a renewable energy project. This advanced course will guide you through a case study on a solar energy project. You'll be given a confidential information memorandum (CIM) which contains all the project details and financials that you will need to build a financial model and analyze the return to investors.
Renewable Energy Course Objectives
By completing this course, you'll be able to:
- Learn the definition of renewable energy and important terms used in the industry.
- Understand the development timeline and funding structure of a solar project.
- Construct a robust financial model for a solar project based on the provided assumptions.
- Calculate the key return metrics (NPV, IRR, credit metrics, cash flow, and payback) and capital stack to assess the profitability of the project.
Why Take This Renewable Energy Course
This Renewable Energy - Solar Financial Modeling course is built around a comprehensive solar energy case study. Upon completing this course, you'll be able to construct an industry-specific financial model to evaluate the profitability of a renewable energy project.
By taking this course, you'll apply the knowledge and skills you've learnt throughout the FMVA® program. You'll learn step-by-step how professionals build solar financial model from scratch.
Who Should Take this Renewable Energy Course
This renewable energy financial modeling course is designed for finance professionals who are looking to develop advanced financial modeling skills, or want to learn how to build a financial model for a renewable energy project.
This course counts as one of the elective requirements for CFI's Financial Modeling and Valuation Analyst (FMVA)® certification.
What You'll Learn
Path to Certification
8 courses from beginner to intermediate level.01Optional
11 courses from beginner to intermediate level.02Required
Take 3 out of 10 courses at an advanced level.03Required
Submit your FMVA®️ checklist and order your certificate.04Required
Join Our Community
Get access to the Global Corporate Finance Society.05Optional
How the Certification Works
What Our Students Say
This course covers many information about modeling renewable energy project, very advance for most people. Make sure to have strong basic understanding on excel modeling and valuation prior taking this course.
I enjoyed learning solar financial modelling in this course. It was presented in a clear and concise manner.
A hard module with complex assumptions and with a new particular way of computing free cash flow, cash-on-cash, etc.
This course is exceptionally vital for today's finance professionals as we are moving towards green energy. It creates opportunities in the energy sector. It was exciting, and new skills developed.
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FMVA® Financial Analyst Certification
Become a Financial Modeling and Valuation Analyst (FMVA)® by completing all required courses in accounting, finance, modeling, Excel, presentations, and strategy. From beginner to advanced courses you will have the complete training you need to become a world-class financial analyst.