OYA Solar is a leading developer and asset manager of large-scale solar projects in North America. Investing in solar energy through OYA provides stable returns and a proven track record of launching operational projects to serve local communities. OYA Solar provides several options for solar investing, including direct investments, interconnection investing, refinancing, and tax equity options.

Listen to Manish Nayar, CEO of OYA Solar, speak about renewable energy and sustainable investing, in a roundtable hosted by Forthlane Partners.

Solar Investing Options

OYA Solar offers multiple solar investment opportunities including direct investment, interconnection investment, refinancing, and tax equity options. Investing in a solar company like OYA Solar offers the potential for decades of returns on investment as the world continues to replaces fossil fuels with clean energy.

Direct Investment

Direct project development financing that supports communities on a local level and clean economies nationally.

Interconnection Investing

Construction and interconnection financing offers a sound and low-risk investment opportunity for late-stage solar projects.


Owned assets refinancing is a stable, low-risk opportunity that leverages operational assets to further grow the OYA portfolio.

Tax Equity

Tax equity opportunities monetize the federal and state tax incentives that support the growth of solar energy companies.

Solar Project Profile Summary

OYA Solar’s pipeline of solar projects is a diverse portfolio with strong project support, reliable construction and interconnection financing, and regular pre- and post-operative management. Our solar projects span multiple geographic regions in the United States and Canadian, equaling over 1,000 MW and counting.


Projects in our Pipeline


States & Provinces with Active Projects


In Development or Operation


Projects in our Pipeline


States & Provinces with Active Projects


In Development or Operation

Leadership Profiles

Manish Nayar

Manish Nayar is the Managing Partner and CEO of OYA Solar. Manish is a dynamic, knowledgeable, and passionate cleantech executive that brings together 15 years of venture capital, investment banking, management, and manufacturing experience. His fund, OYA Ventures, currently manages a portfolio of companies that operate throughout the solar value chain which includes OYA Solar, Polar Racking, and PRI Engineering.

Insights and Perspectives from OYA Solar CEO

“I think developers have gotten much better at anticipating the needs of the community and the stakeholders outside of just the municipality, or the county or the state.What we started off as a community solar market turned into a multiple corporate off take on one corporate model.”

Manish NayarCEO

Taymaz (TJ) Jahani Aval

TJ Jahani Aval is Chief Operating Officer and member of the executive team at OYA Solar. TJ has a wealth of experience in design, development, and construction management of renewable energy, institutional, commercial, and industrial projects throughout Canada and the United States.
With a focus on project development, financing, forming strategic partnerships, and project acquisition in the US, TJ has experience in the design and development of more than a 100MW of solar photovoltaic projects.

Greg Rossetti

Greg Rossetti is Principal – Head of Origination and member of the executive team at OYA Solar. Greg is a well-rounded entrepreneur and executive leveraging a long history of business development, operations, and execution experience at senior levels to drive successful project and business level outcomes. With deep experience in project origination and development, finance, engineering/design, permitting, contracts, construction and operations within the solar PV market, Greg remains focused on building portfolio-based PV assets within various targeted jurisdictions.

Scott Lechky

Scott Lechky is Chief Financial Officer and member of the executive team at OYA Solar. Scott has over 20 years of experience in the financial arena and has advised on over $20 billion of M&A and financing transactions . He has completed over $1 billion of direct principal infrastructure investments, including buy side and sell side M&A mandates, leveraged finance, debt financings, and equity financings in the power generation, regulated utility, renewables, and infrastructure sectors.

Bernadette Corpuz

Bernadette Corpuz is General Counsel and a member of the executive team at OYA Solar. Bernadette is a business lawyer with roughly 20 years of experience in the power sector with a focus on renewables. She has acted in over 1000 MW of renewable power transactions and has advised clients in all aspects of power project including power purchase and development agreements, government renewable procurements, mergers and acquisitions, financings, and joint ventures.

Solar Investing News

OYA Solar and Copower Refinance Four Ontario Project OYA Solar and CoPower Close Refinancing of Four Ontario Rooftop Solar Projects Solar project developer OYA Solar and clean energy financier CoPower Incare pleased to announce the…  
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OYA Solar Partners with Wunder Capital to Finance New York Community Solar projects OYA Solar NY, L.P. has teamed with Wunder Capital to take advantage of Wunder’s new…  
Jefferson Tax Deal for solar projects Insights and Perspectives from OYA Solar CEO Manish Nayar Our CEO and Founder, Manish Nayar, was featured on Benoy Thanjan's revolutionary podcast "The Solar…  

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