Hawaii Energy Financial Analysis of Energy Efficiency Projects: Fundamentals [Run Time 1.75 hr]
Format: Online, on-demand streamingLength: 1.75 hoursCEUs: Coming soon
Are you new to financial analysis, or need a refresher on basic financial terminology? Or do you (or your customers) evaluate energy efficiency projects only by its simple payback period? This training provides a better understanding of financial terminology and formulas, as well as an introduction to using these formulas in EEFG's financial analysis templates. You'll also understand why calculating a project's simple payback period may not be the best metric by which to evaluate its financial return.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
Anyone without a finance background who is involved in energy efficiency as well as those who need a refresher on what they learned earlier in their careers.
- Become familiar with the terminology used in the financial analysis of expense-reducing capital projects (e.g., first cost, savings, tax benefits, credits, deductions, capital and operating budgets, cash flow statements, revenue, expenses, margins, and more)
- Be comfortable enough using MS Excel's functions, formulas and formatting to input project-specific details into EEFG's cost-benefit analysis templates and generate useful reports
- Understand the implications and shortcomings of simple payback period (a prelude to the discussion of "good" and "bad" financial metrics featured in the Intermediate class
Thanks to Hawaii Energy’s generous support, this training is available FREE*. In order to be eligible for this subsidy, trainings must be watched within 60 days of registration.
*Eligibility Criteria: Hawaii Energy is primarily interested in subsidizing the cost of these workshops for energy efficiency salespersons, architects, engineers, facility managers, property managers, property owners and finance professionals living or working in Hawaii, Honolulu, and Maui counties that are actively advancing energy efficiency projects. Training will only be available for 60 days of registration. (Details will be provided during the registration process)
If you are working in a different capacity, a student, currently unemployed and living or working in Hawaii, Honolulu, and Maui counties, we have a limited number of additional conditional sponsored seats available.
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