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  1. Priveds forecast and profitability analysis of a development and operating scenario for a Geothermal Energy Plant.


Project Finance Model providing forecast and profitability analysis of a development and operating scenario for a Geothermal Energy Plant.

The main purpose of the model is to enable users to get a solid understanding of the financial feasibility of a Geothermal project and evaluate the return to investors.

The model includes calculations of development costs (Exploration, Confirmation Drilling, Site Construction), Plant Capacity Production and Thermal Potential, Revenue and OpEx assumptions, Tax Incentives, financing through Debt & Equity, and project return metrics (IRR, NPV, MOIC, Payback, etc.)

The structure of the template follows Financial Modeling Best Practices principles and is fully customizable.

Model Structure

•  Setup Assumptions
This section is used to input all the assumptions for the project:
•  Project Timing
•  Development Budget
•  Plant Capacity Production and Thermal Resource Potential
•  PPA Agreement metrics (Term and Tariff Rate)
•  Tax Incentives (ITC or Cash Grant)
•  Assumptions for OpEx & CapEx (Wells Replacements) during Operations
•  Financing & Reserve Accounts Assumptions

•  Monthly Operating Model
Calculation of project operating cash flows over quarterly or semi-annual periods
It allows users to control the timing and how the cash flows over that time.

•  Annual Operating Model, Project Returns & Performance Dashboard
Presentation of Project results in Annual Periods. Sections include:
•  Annual Operating Model
•  Pre-Tax and After-Tax Cash Flow to Equity
•  Project Return Metrics (IRR, Cash-on-Cash, Payback, NPV)
•  Levelized Cost of Energy
•  Debt, Reserve Accounts, Tax, CapEx & Depreciation Schedules

•  Business Performance Dashboard
Presentation of Project results through sophisticated charts & graphs

•  Investor Returns (Waterfall)
A standard 4-tier IRR hurdle waterfall model to distribute proceeds between investors.

•  Project Executive Summary
Professional Executive Summary (can be used for investment decisions) containing all of the high-level relevant information for review and is designed to be easy to read, print, and save to pdf. It includes Project General Info, Timing, Sources, and Uses of Cash, Production and Purchase Power Agreement info, Financing, Project and Investor return metrics.

Instructions on the use of the model are included in the Excel file.

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File Type: Excel (xlsx)

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Related Topic(s): Integrated Financial Model Energy Industry

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Initial upload date (first version): Apr 23, 2022
Most recent version published: Apr 25, 2022

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