jwykoff@renewablechoice.com

About Jason Wykoff

Jason has championed clean tech at Renewable Choice for nearly a decade, helping organizations evaluate and implement effective renewable energy and carbon management strategies.
1 08, 2017

6 Common Pitfalls to Large-Scale Renewable Energy Procurement Success—and How to Avoid Them

By | 2017-07-28T14:53:50+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Corporate Renewables, PPA|

Adopting renewable energy at scale via power purchase agreement can be both challenging and rewarding. Renewables can add tangible brand and PR value, increase an organization’s resiliency to climate change, mitigate current and future risks such as energy price volatility and climate regulations including carbon taxes, achieve publicly committed renewable energy and carbon reduction goals, [...]

11 01, 2017

UPDATE: U.S. Tax Credit Impacts on the Financial Advantages of Renewables in 2017

By | 2017-02-13T14:54:32+00:00 January 11th, 2017|News, Policy|

Author: Jason Wykoff contracts for green power with some of the largest companies in the world Starting in 2017, the U.S. Production Tax Credit (PTC) begins its step-down, reducing the financial incentive provided to new wind projects to 80% of the full credit previously available in 2015/2016. The good news for commercial, industrial, and institutional [...]

29 11, 2016

Power Purchase Agreements—Not Just for Fortune 500 Giants Anymore

By | 2016-11-29T13:23:30+00:00 November 29th, 2016|Industry Trends, PPA|

Author: Jason Wykoff contracts for green power, including offsite PPAs, EACs, and carbon offsets, with some of the largest companies in the world. In 2010, Walmart and Google became the first commercial, industrial, & institutional (C&I) organizations to engage in a power purchase agreement (PPA).  Their landmark deals put corporate PPAs on the map, and [...]

7 11, 2016

We’re Not an Energy Company…So Why Would We Want to Do a PPA?

By | 2016-11-18T10:14:32+00:00 November 7th, 2016|PPA|

Author: Jason Wykoff contracts for green power, including offsite PPAs, EACs, and carbon offsets, with some of the largest companies in the World. Periodically, our prospective clients ask us this question, or a variation on: “We’re not an energy company, so why would we want to do a PPA and find ourselves so intimately tied [...]

9 06, 2016

The Economic Case for Offsite PPAs

By | 2016-07-15T11:17:31+00:00 June 9th, 2016|Corporate Renewables, PPA|

Author: Jason Wykoff has extensive experience contracting for green power, including offsite PPAs, EACs and carbon offsets, with some of the largest companies in the United States. Power purchase agreements (PPAs) are the best way for a company to support the development of new clean energy while meeting its corporate sustainability targets. But organizations are [...]

16 03, 2015

Climate Leadership Conference Highlights Successes

By | 2015-03-16T20:51:06+00:00 March 16th, 2015|Environmental Blog|

At the end of February, I was able to attend the Climate Leadership Conference, a collaborative effort of The Climate Registry, Association of Climate Change Officers (ACCO), Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES), and the EPA.  The conference provides an opportunity for annual exchange for addressing global climate change through policy, innovation, collaboration, and [...]

27 07, 2012

Choosing Green Power in Canada

By | 2012-07-27T16:41:07+00:00 July 27th, 2012|Environmental Blog|

Did you know you can buy wind power for your business operations in Canada?Clean, affordable energy is one of the greatest challenges of our time. Traditional sources of electricity generation such as coal, natural gas, nuclear power, even large-scale hydropower, have been linked to negative human and environmental impacts including acid rain, asthma, smog, habitat [...]