Renewable Energy Finance

Solutions for the renewable energy universe.
We are seasoned professionals helping with unique solutions for industry leaders involved in the investment, development, construction and operation of renewable power generating assets. Our team combines industry expertise with
outstanding execution and service to help you with customized financing solutions.


Our Services

Dedicated to your specific needs.
Our many years of domain experience is matched by our extensive financial knowledge, helping you with the answers you need.

  • Utility-scale solar
  • Distributed generation solar
  • Community solar
  • Wind
  • Integrated battery energy storage systems (BESS)

Solutions for wherever growth leads.
Our relationship teams are always ready to collaborate and help identify the best solutions for your business.1

  • Construction financing
  • Permanent financing
  • Sale-leaseback of projects2
  • Asset aggregation facilities
  • Letters of credit

Investment banking capabilities.
From interest rate hedging to loan syndications, we can help scale your company from its earliest stages to a global presence.

  • Loan syndications
  • Interest rate hedging
  • Debt capital markets including green bonds3
  • Debt and equity private placement3
  • Mergers and acquisitions advisory3
Innovative and integrated solutions.
Whether your banking needs are simple or complex, we offer a broad range of services to help you manage your accounts easily and efficiently at the project level and the developer or sponsor level.
  • Software and integration tools
  • Account management and reporting
  • Liquidity management strategies
  • Payment solutions including commercial cards
  • Depositary agency services
  • Customized fraud prevention and risk management

What to Expect
Combining financial expertise with a deep understanding of opportunities, challenges and trends, we will work closely
with you to help develop innovative solutions you need to succeed.

Faster Responses

Decentralized decision making allows us to review, evaluate and approve your requests more efficiently. 


Digital Solutions

We offer a suite of innovative treasury management solutions5 tailored to meet your unique needs through online and direct integration channels.

Strength & Stability

As a subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), City National is
well-positioned to meet the needs of its clients.


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1. All loans, lines of credit and other credit products are subject to credit approval. Additional terms and conditions apply.

2. Equipment financing and leasing are offered by First American Equipment Finance, a subsidiary of City National Bank, and are subject to credit approval by, and documentation acceptable to, First American Equipment Finance. CFL# 6035014 For California clients Loans made or arranged pursuant to a California Lenders Law license.

3. Services and products provided by RBC Capital Markets, LLC. City National Bank is an affiliate of RBC Capital Markets, LLC. City National Bank is an affiliate of RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Member NYSE/FINRA/SIPC, and an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of the Royal Bank of Canada. 

4. Foreign exchange services and products are subject to eligibility and suitability criteria. Please view our Foreign Exchange Sales and Trading Practices for more information.

5. Treasury Management Solutions Terms and Conditions apply. Please see