Founded in late 2010, the mission of the Worldwide Renewable Energy Finance Association is to:

1) Form a large, global network of finance and renewable / cleantech energy professionals,
2) Help renewable companies and project developers raise capital,
3) Accelerate use of renewables,
4) Highlight successful cleantech companies,
5) Acknowledge leaders in new energy finance,
6) Potentially match investors with investments,
7) Contribute to new financing structures,
8) Develop positions on a wide array of policy issues, and
9) Educate entrepreneurs on raising capital.