REthink Develops, Invests, and Advises Green Projects

Development

As principals REthink owns, retrofits, repositions, and develops special sustainable buildings and renewable energy projects. REthink will partner with organizations on avant-garde build-to-suit green building projects.

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Advisement/ Consulting

REthink advises and consults for companies and organizations on ways to leverage green building and renewable energy for defined financial return. We understand all facets of real estate operations, finance, and management and how energy efficiency, green building and renewable energy can be a great cost cutting or revenue generating asset. Whether you seek assistance with Energy Studies, Retro-commissioning, LEED® Certification, Green Building Retrofits, or Solar and Wind projects, Rethink can effectively demonstrate the financial opportunities for your particular situation, then implement the chosen strategies to capitalize on them.

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Investment

REthink invests, co-invests, and co-develops renewable energy and green retrofit projects through joint ventures. We apply our domain expertise to provide superior research, discovery, and analysis on project level investments.

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REthink’s Unique Value Proposition

REthink’s set of core competencies across the interconnected built and energy environments provides the perspective, knowledge, and know-how to understand the full energy and green marketplace. With this expertise we capitalize on immediate and future green economic opportunities. We approach projects from both a financial and ownership perspective with the intrinsic knowledge that comes from the experience of self-performing the green building and renewable energy work. The result is clearly being able to link sustainable measures to economic performance with firsthand knowledge and expertise through the entire process.

Multiple Perspectives and Capabilities

REthink’s development experience coupled with our successful execution of all the green building and LEED services on our developments and consulting engagements provides insight and ability to evaluate, study, model, make decisions, and implement green measures and projects in a much more informed manner.

Financial Analysis and Capability

Rethink provides comprehensive financial analytics for projects beginning with the initial stage, throughout the building process, and continuing into delivery and the operational stages. We perform ten-year and life-cycle cost/benefit analysis for green measures, accurately determining each economic effect. We can aid in financing, reporting, and valuation by concisely communicating and justifying the financial advantages to stakeholders. Lastly, we can offer aid in the development of these assets through financing and co-investment structures.

Policy Contributors and Influencers

REthink remains at the forefront of policy and program direction for green building, renewable energy and carbon management [ARRA, DOE, Carbon Cap, SB 375, AB 32, AB 1103, AB 811, PACE, FIT]. REthink’s principals have created some of the leading green building policy and programs in the country and are frequently asked to contribute to new policy. As a result, we are intimately aware of standards and initiatives coming down the line in the rapidly evolving regulatory and incentive marketplace from a local to federal level and how it will effect projects and revenues.