Mercatus, the leading enterprise level investment analysis and decision making platform serving as the core operating system for solar energy investors, announces that Integrys Energy Services, a national provider of competitive energy supply solutions, has adopted Mercatus's Investment and Analysis platform to accelerate its growth in the commercial and industrial solar market segments.

"As Integrys Energy Services continues to build its solar portfolio, the company has deployed Mercatus to drive greater efficiency and consistency to its investment process, making our development team more effective and efficient to service more developers, projects, and opportunities," said Joel Jansen, vice president.

Since its 2009 inception, Mercatus has assessed over 11 gigawatts of solar projects, and currently serves 40% of the distributed generation US solar market.

Mercatus counts the industry’s top global developers, institutional investors and independent power producers as customers.

Subscribers to the Mercatus platform are currently targeting $1.2 billion in dedicated capital deployment for distributed generation solar investments in 2014.

"Mercatus’ industry leading platform provides a competitive edge in the distributed generation development industry, where speed to investment is paramount," said Mr. Patel. "Mercatus provides the fastest and most accurate solar investment decision making tools in the industry, and enhances the ability of leaders like Integrys to bring innovative financial solutions to commercial, industrial and utility projects."