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July 11, 2019 | Tom Ballard

Renewable energy, sustainable development projects could benefit from OZ program

This recent article in Forbes suggests that renewable energy and sustainable development projects could be beneficiaries of the Opportunity Zone program. “Many renewable energy projects are well-suited for this program because they are built in the very places most real estate developers won’t or can’t invest, such as in rural communities,” says Cody Evans, Founder of Homecoming Capital. “Yet these places are often where capital – and the jobs and tax base that accompany it – is needed most, and where environmental inequity is often the greatest.”

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