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Seminole Financial Services Surpasses $1 Billion In Renewable Energy Lending

  Belleair Bluffs, FL - Seminole Financial Services ("Seminole") is pleased to announce the achievement of another significant milestone: since 2009 the company has closed over $1 billion in construction and permanent debt financing for solar and wind transactions. Over the years Seminole has been a pioneer in the Renewable Energy Finance space for projects up to small scale utility in size (1MW to 20 MW). Seminole's capabilities include a true "one-stop shop" program that provides development capital, construction debt, permanent debt, and tax credit equity. The Seminole Companies has closed over 150 transactions making them a national leader in Renewable Energy financing. As the renewable energy sector has evolved so too has Seminole. In addition to distributed generation and small scale utility projects the company also closed over 30 community solar transactions. "Seminole has grown into a finance leader in the Renewable Energy sector." said Bob Banks, CEO. "We have proven our ability to provide our clients with a dependable source of capital and we look forward to many more years of growth in this industry." For more information about Seminole Financial Services' renewable energy finance programs, please contact Chris Diaz, Principal, at (727) 460-0578.

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Seminole Financial Services, LLC Announces New Staff Addition

Belleair Bluffs, FL – Seminole Financial Services, LLC (“Seminole”) is pleased to announce the addition of a new professional to the Seminole team. Trevor Savage is joining Seminole Financial Services as the Vice President of Institutional Sales and Marketing.  Prior to joining Seminole, Trevor spent three years building relationships and driving sales as the Vice President of Institutional Sales for Advance Capital Management. He draws on previous real estate experience in his nearly ten years working in sales.  Trevor graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Michigan State University, and earned a Juris Doctor degree with a full scholarship from Western Michigan University Cooley Law School.  Trevor will cover a national territory, and will be based in southeast Michigan.

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Seminole Financial Services, LLC Finances 14 Solar Systems in Totaling 35.8 MW

Belleair Bluffs, FL (October 28, 2016) – Seminole Financial Services (“SFS”), a leading provider of debt and equity financing for renewable energy transactions, announced the closing of fourteen (14) Community Solar transactions totaling $87.2 million of Construction debt and $74.8 million of Permanent debt. Combined, these community solar projects have a capacity of 35.8 MW and are located in the state of Massachusetts. Since 2009 Seminole has committed over $965 million in construction and permanent debt financing toward more than 125 solar and wind installations spanning 15 states throughout the continental U.S. and Hawaii, for the equivalent of over 365 MW in installed capacity. For further details about Seminole Financial Services’ renewable energy finance programs, please contact Chris Diaz, Principal, at (727) 460-0578.                                                                                  

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Seminole Financial Services Finances 4.1 Megawatt PV System Located in Bridgewater, MA

WEST BRIDGEWATER, Massachusetts, Oct. 27, 2016 – Green Street Solar Power, a solar sales, finance and installation company located in the Bronx, NY, has begun construction on a 4.1-megawatt high efficiency PV system in West Bridgewater – the largest single rooftop installation in Massachusetts.  The system will be used to offset the electric bills for the entire public school system in Attleboro, Massachusetts. Green Street Solar Power plans to own and operate the system long term.

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Seminole Financial Services, LLC Finances 4 Solar Systems Totaling 13.7 MW

Belleair Bluffs, FL (October 17, 2016) – Seminole Financial Services (“SFS”), a leading provider of debt and equity financing for renewable energy transactions, announced the closing of four (4) construction loans totaling $25 million. Combined, the solar projects have a capacity of 13.7 MW and are located in the state of Massachusetts. Since 2009 Seminole has committed over $990 million in construction and permanent debt financing toward more than 130 solar and wind installations spanning 15 states throughout the continental U.S. and Hawaii, for the equivalent of over 385 MW in installed capacity. For further details about Seminole Financial Services’ renewable energy finance programs, please contact Chris Diaz, Principal, at (727) 460-0578. 

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Seminole Financial Services, LLC Finances A Solar System in California Totaling 3.2 MW

Belleair Bluffs, FL (August 25, 2016) – Seminole Financial Services (“SFS”), a leading provider of debt and equity financing for renewable energy transactions, announced the closing of a construction loan totaling $4.4 million. This solar project has a capacity of 3.2 MW and is located in the state of California. Since 2009 Seminole has committed over $750 million in construction and permanent debt financing toward more than 110 solar and wind installations spanning 15 states throughout the continental U.S. and Hawaii, for the equivalent of over 300 MW in installed capacity. For further details about Seminole Financial Services’ renewable energy finance programs, please contact Chris Diaz, Principal, at (727) 460-0578.                                                                                      

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Seminole Financial Services, LLC Finances 16 Community Solar Systems Totaling 21.2 MW

Belleair Bluffs, FL (August 16, 2016) – Seminole Financial Services (“SFS”), a leading provider of debt and equity financing for renewable energy transactions, announced the closing of sixteen (16) construction loans totaling $58.6 million. Combined, the sixteen (16) community solar projects have a capacity of 21.2 MW and are located in the state of Massachusetts. Since 2009 Seminole has committed over $790 million in construction and permanent debt financing toward more than 110 solar and wind installations spanning 15 states throughout the continental U.S. and Hawaii, for the equivalent of over 300 MW in installed capacity. For further details about Seminole Financial Services’ renewable energy finance programs, please contact Chris Diaz, Principal, at (727) 460-0578.                                                                                      

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Seminole Financial Services, LLC Finances A New Jersey Solar System Totaling 3 MW

Belleair Bluffs, FL (May 23, 2016) – Seminole Financial Services (“SFS”), a leading provider of debt and equity financing for renewable energy transactions, announced the closing of two a construction loan totaling $5.4 million. The solar project has a capacity of 3 MW and is located in the state of New Jersey. Since 2009 Seminole has committed over $730 million in construction and permanent debt financing toward more than 94 solar and wind installations spanning 15 states throughout the continental U.S. and Hawaii, for the equivalent of over 300 MW in installed capacity. For further details about Seminole Financial Services’ renewable energy finance programs, please contact Chris Diaz, Principal, at (727) 460-0578.                                                                                     

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Seminole Financial Services, LLC Finances A California Solar System Totaling 750 kW

Belleair Bluffs, FL (May 05, 2016) – Seminole Financial Services (“SFS”), a leading provider of debt and equity financing for renewable energy transactions, announced the closing of a construction loan totaling $1.1 million. The solar project has a capacity of 750 kW and is located in the state of California. Since 2009 Seminole has committed over $730 million in construction and permanent debt financing toward more than 91 solar and wind installations spanning 15 states throughout the continental U.S. and Hawaii, for the equivalent of over 300 MW in installed capacity. For further details about Seminole Financial Services’ renewable energy finance programs, please contact Chris Diaz, Principal, at (727) 460-0578.                                                                                    

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Seminole Financial Services, LLC Finances Two North Carolina Solar Systems for ET Capital Totaling 11.5 MW

Belleair Bluffs, FL - April 12, 2016 – Seminole Financial Services ("Seminole"), a leading national lender in renewable energy, today announced the closing of $19.525 Million construction financing with ET Capital, a member of the ET Solar Group, to fund two solar systems located in the State of North Carolina. Located in Garysburg (Northampton County), North Carolina, the 6.5 MW ground-mounted LongFarm 46 Solar Project covers an area of approximately 45 acres and is expected to generate over 10.4 million kWh of clean energy in its first year of operation. The Hertford Solar Project, a 5.0 MW ground-mounted system located on approximately 35 acres in Hertford (Perquimans County), North Carolina, is anticipated to have an output capacity of nearly 10 million kWh of solar power in its first year.

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