EBF & Associates has been a key investor in Compass’ portfolio of projects since the fall of 2007. EBF is a Minnesota based private equity firm experienced in both conventional generation (eg. combined cycle gas) and renewable energy development. Our relationship with EBF brings flexibility to work with landowners and communities outside the stricter parameters and various approval layers imposed by outside financial institutions. This means increased agility and quicker approval and execution times. EBF was founded in 1988 and is known for its focus on partnering with experienced management, quick feedback on investment opportunities, and a flexible investment horizon.