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VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / October 8, 2021 / RE Royalties Ltd. (TSXV: RE) (“RE Royalties” or the “Company”), a global leader in royalty-based renewable energy financing, is pleased to announce that it has acquired a gross revenue royalty at sliding scale on 27 MWCC (20 MWTHAT) Jackson Center Solar Project Phase 1 (“Jackson Center” or “Project”) located in Mercer County, Pennsylvania.
Jackson Center is owned by Teichos Energy, LLC (“Teichos”), a renewable energy development company headquartered in Seattle, Washington. It is an advanced-stage solar project that is expected to go into commercial operation in 2023. Once operational, Jackson Center will generate 38,800 MWh per year of clean energy.
The Company has entered into a secured loan agreement (the “Loan”) with Teichos pursuant to which the Company has provided a US $ 2.2 million letter of credit on behalf of Teichos, in order for Teichos to provide certain guarantees for the connection. to the Project network.
The loan will have an initial term of 6 months and will bear an interest rate of 10% per year, compounded annually, and payable at the end of the term. The Company will have a first ranking security interest in the Project, including a lien on the assets of the Project and a pledge of all equity of the Project.
The Company will receive a 1% gross revenue royalty on the Project (the “Royalty”) for a period of 15 years once the Project enters into commercial operation. The loan term can be extended by two additional 6-month installments, for a total extension of up to 12 months. If the term of the loan is extended, the fee will increase accordingly.
Bernard Tan, CEO of the company, said, “We are delighted to be working with the Teichos team on this transaction to help move the Jackson Center project forward. Our non-dilutive royalty financing solution gives Teichos the flexibility to continue to develop this project and bring this one step closer to commercial exploitation. “
Steve Voorhees, CEO of Teichos, said: “Teichos is impressed with the capabilities, people, work ethic and business approach of RE Royalties. Their exceptional responsiveness to our needs on this project is refreshing and we look forward to doing business with them in the future. “
On behalf of the Board of Directors,
About RE Royalties Ltd.
RE Royalties Ltd. acquires royalties based on revenues from renewable energy production facilities by providing a non-dilutive financing solution to private and listed companies producing and developing renewable energy. RE Royalties is the first to apply this proven business model to the renewable energy sector. The Company currently holds 97 royalties on solar, wind, storage and hydroelectric projects in Canada, Europe and the United States. The Company’s business objectives are to provide shareholders with strong and growing returns, strong capital protection, a high growth rate through reinvestment and a sustainable investment focus.
About Teichos Energy, LLC
Teichos Energy, LLC is a renewable energy development company headquartered in Seattle, Washington. Teichos operates with a 16-member team of highly experienced and successful energy industry professionals with in-depth technical, commercial and financial capabilities. The Teichos team has successfully developed over 700 MW of solar, wind and geothermal power over the past 15 years and consists of former senior executives from Ridgeline Energy, having sold Ridgeline and their portfolio of projects to renewable energy at Veolia in 2008.
For more information, please contact:
Renmark Financial Communications Inc.
Daniel Gordon: [email protected]
Phone. : (416) 644-2020 or (212) 812-7680
RE Royalties Ltd.
Talia Beckett: [email protected]
Phone: (778) 374‐2000
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