Prassas Capital is a boutique advisory firm, providing strategic and financial advice for project financing and growth companies in waste-to-energy, solid waste, combined heat and power, recycling and material recovery; solar, wind, and other alternative energy activities.

Financial Advisory & Restructuring

We have experience negotiating and structuring tailored solutions on pre-emptive recapitalizations, structuring and advice on public offerings and private placements, inter-creditor negotiations, acquisitions and sales of distressed companies and assets, debt and equity exchange offers and restructuring, and a range of other advisory services for a diverse client base. We strive to reach […]

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Capital Markets

We focus on capital and debt raising transactions, private placements, restructuring, and M&A to corporations, investment firms, partnerships, and select not-for-profit corporations and governmental clients, in the recycling and alternative energy sector.

  • Project Finance: We have an established track record of structuring and sourcing debt, […]read more

Asset Management

Prassas Capital is a Registered Investment Advisor. We manage taxable and non-taxable equity and fixed income portfolios for individuals, corporations, endowments and foundations on a discretionary, fee-only basis. Asset management is a constant, subjective evaluation of relative value and changing risk/reward parameters. Every portfolio, deliberately or inadvertently, places certain economic […]

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From the Blog

12 Points that Explain the State of the WTE Market | Technology content from Waste360

by Nick Prassas | July 28, 2015 | Capital Markets, Featured Posts, Financial Advisory & Restructuring

A look at 12 key points that explain the current state of the U.S. waste-to-energy sector. Source: 12 Points that Explain the State of the WTE Market | Technology content from Waste360

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Investment Tax Credits for Renewable Energy Projects

by Nick Prassas | January 19, 2014 | Capital Markets, Featured Posts

Federal and State Renewable Energy Tax Credits have been specifically credited with the explosive growth in the solar and wind industry. As such, investment tax credit (ITC) financing has become a critical component in virtually every project financing assignment we review. Credits are available for eligible renewable energy generating systems placed in service on or […]

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Compactor in landfill

Project Financing for Solid Waste-To-Energy, Material Recovery Projects

by Nick Prassas | February 11, 2013 | Capital Markets, Featured Posts, Financial Advisory & Restructuring

There is a renewed interest in waste-to-energy throughout the world, but such projects have unique and stringent financing requirements. Many budding developers, particularly those from a wind, solar or real estate background, underestimate the operating and technological risk, and seek financing on conventional terms. About half the projects we see cannot be financed on any […]

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Packaging Risk: How I Financed the Arco Arena

by Nick Prassas | May 2, 2012 | Capital Markets, Featured Posts

In 1988, I was working in San Francisco, desperate to escape the drudgery of proposals and spreadsheets that define an apprenticeship in investment banking. Like a struggling actor waiting tables, I was looking for that one break, that one deal, to launch my career. That deal was the Arco Arena. Once upon a time, sports […]

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