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Pausing tariffs is good news for US solar
David Sher, President of Greenbacker Capital, shares his thoughts on the Biden administration’s solar tariff moratorium, why the US has fallen behind in solar panel manufacturing, and how the country can decrease its vulnerability to solar supply chain disruptions and meet the climate crisis with carbon-free power.
Growing clean energy investment beyond power generation
With renewables now among the cheapest forms of power generation in the world, greater energy storage capacity is needed to accommodate rapidly growing demand for clean energy.
With agrivoltaics, solar sites harvest more than just clean energy
The best land to harvest crops is also the best place to harness solar power. With agrivoltaics, a site can be used for both, providing benefits for both endeavors while driving a more sustainable future.
Greenbacker’s investments make an impact. 
They are committed to facilitating the transition away from fossil fuels, ensuring that renewables have the necessary momentum to become both a lucrative business opportunity and a viable solution to our energy needs.
1251 Asset Management rebrands to Diffractive Managers Group and makes strategic investment in Wavelength Capital Management
BOSTON, November 16, 2021 -- 1251 Asset Management, a multi- affiliate holding company and  the asset management platform of 1251 Capital Group, announced today that it is rebranding to  Diffractive Managers Group (“Diffractive”). The new name and branding reflect the company’s  focus on connecting investors with differentiated, active asset managers.  Concurrent with the rebrand, Diffractive has also announced it has made a strategic investment  in Wavelength Capital Management (“Wavelength”), a rapidly growing systematic fixed income  asset management firm based in…
1251 Asset Management makes strategic investment in minority-led Mar Vista Investment Partners
BOSTON, June 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- 1251 Asset Management ("1251") announced today that it has made a non-controlling investment in Mar Vista Investment Partners ("Mar Vista" or "MVIP") – a minority-led registered investment adviser headquartered in Los Angeles, CA. "Our team is thrilled to have 1251 as a long-term partner that shares our core principle: a conviction to be different in how we think, behave and invest," said Silas A. Myers, CFA, portfolio manager, co-founder and CEO of Mar Vista…
Reflections on Greenbacker, ten years in
All businesses begin with a dream. Greenbacker’s began in 2011, when a group of founders came together around a common goal: to create an investment vehicle that would enable ordinary American investors to participate in the burgeoning revolution in renewable energy.
Tax Equity: A Boost for Investors in Renewable Energy Projects
Tax equity is an essential—and growing—component of renewable energy investing.
1251 Capital takes stake in infrastructure investment firm Greenbacker
Financial services holding company 1251 Capital Group has acquired an undisclosed stake in infrastructure investment firm Greenbacker. Greenbacker said the new partnership will position Greenbacker for further growth by leveraging the 1251 Capital team’s product distribution expertise. “It will also expand Greenbacker’s capital base, enabling the firm to pursue strategic transaction opportunities including potential corporate acquisitions and investments in other managers of renewable assets,” the company said. Greenbacker invests in income-producing renewable energy power facilities and energy-efficiency projects that sell…
1251 Capital Group Partners with Management To Acquire Ziegler Capital Management
Chicago-based firm with $10.5 billion AUM across multiple equity and fixed income strategies BOSTON, Dec. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- 1251 Capital Group today announced it has partnered with management to acquire Ziegler Capital Management (ZCM or the Company) – a premier asset management boutique providing specialized investment strategies in both equity and fixed income markets. As of September 30, 2019 ZCM had $12.4 billion in assets under management. Excluded from the transaction are $1.9 billion of fixed income assets, resulting in adjusted AUM of $10.5 billion. The Chicago based ZCM has…
Emerald Asset Management and 1251 Capital Group Complete Partnership Transaction
1251 and Emerald will strengthen and grow investment management business October 02, 2018 02:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time BOSTON & LEOLA, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Emerald Asset Management and 1251 Capital Group announced today they have completed a transaction through which 1251 has acquired a partnership stake in Emerald. “This partnership positions Emerald for future growth through the retention of all key personnel and through its newer products, enabling greater product diversification and providing access to multiple new channels of distribution” Tweet this…
Emerald Asset Management announces partnership plans with 1251 Capital Group
Leola-based Emerald Asset Management is forming a new partnership with 1251 Capital Group, a Boston-based financial services holding company. “As we continue to grow, to get to the next level, we felt it was important to get a really high-quality partner,” said Joe Besecker, Emerald’s president and CEO. Emerald was founded in 1991, is employee-owned and managed about $5.6 billion in assets as of June 30, according to Besecker. According to a news release, the deal is contingent upon the consent of…
June 15, 2022

David Sher, President of Greenbacker Capital, shares his thoughts on the Biden administration’s solar tariff moratorium, why the US has…

June 15, 2022

With renewables now among the cheapest forms of power generation in the world, greater energy storage capacity is needed to…

June 15, 2022

The best land to harvest crops is also the best place to harness solar power. With agrivoltaics, a site can…