EX-10.5 3 exhibit105-tepharcreditagr.htm EX-10.5 Document
Exhibit 10.5

Execution Version

Amended and Restated Credit Agreement
dated as of March 29, 2021
among
Sunnova TEP Holdings, LLC,
as Borrower
Sunnova TE Management, LLC,
as Facility Administrator
Credit Suisse AG, New York Branch,
as Administrative Agent for the financial institutions
that may from time to time become parties hereto as Lenders
Lenders
from time to time party hereto
Funding Agents
from time to time party hereto
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association,
as Paying Agent
and
U.S. Bank National Association,
as Verification Agent

[***] = Certain information has been excluded from this exhibit because it is both not material and would likely cause competitive harm to the company if publicly disclosed.


Table of Contents
Section    Heading    Page
Article I Certain Definitions
1
Section 1.1.    Certain Definitions
1
Section 1.2.    Computation of Time Periods
2
Section 1.3.    Construction
2
Section 1.4.    Accounting Terms
2
Article II Amounts and Terms of the Advances
2
Section 2.1.    Establishment of the Credit Facility
2
Section 2.2.    The Advances
3
Section 2.3.    Use of Proceeds
4
Section 2.4.    Making the Advances
4
Section 2.5.    Fees
7
Section 2.6.    Reduction/Increase of the Commitments
8
Section 2.7.    Repayment of the Advances
9
Section 2.8.    Certain Prepayments
13
Section 2.9.    Mandatory Prepayments of Advances
14
Section 2.10.    [Reserved]
15
Section 2.11.    Interest
15
Section 2.12.    Breakage Costs; Liquidation Fees; Increased Costs; Capital Adequacy; Illegality; Additional Indemnifications
15
Section 2.13.    Payments and Computations
17
Section 2.14.    Payment on Non-Business Days
17
Section 2.15.    [Reserved]
17
Section 2.16.    Extension of the Scheduled Commitment Termination Date or Facility Maturity Date
17
Section 2.17.    Taxes
18
Section 2.18.    Request for Borrowing Exceeding Aggregate Commitment
22
Article III Conditions of Lending and Closing
23
Section 3.1.    Conditions Precedent to Original Closing
23
Section 3.2.    Conditions Precedent to All Advances
26
Section 3.3.    Conditions Precedent to Acquisition of Additional Managing Members
28
Section 3.4.    Conditions Precedent to Amendment and Restatement
29
Article IV Representations and Warranties
32
Section 4.1.    Representations and Warranties of the Borrower
32
Article V Covenants
37
Section 5.1.    Affirmative Covenants
37
Section 5.2.    Negative Covenants
49
Section 5.3.    Covenants Regarding the Solar Asset Owner Member Interests
53
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Article VI Events of Default
55
Section 6.1.    Events of Default
55
Section 6.2.    Remedies
58
Section 6.3.    Class B Buyout Option
59
Section 6.4.    Sale of Collateral
61
Article VII The Administrative Agent and Funding Agents
64
Section 7.1.    Appointment; Nature of Relationship
64
Section 7.2.    Powers
64
Section 7.3.    Exculpatory Provisions
65
Section 7.4.    No Responsibility for Certain Matters
65
Section 7.5.    Employment of Administrative Agents and Counsel
66
Section 7.6.    The Administrative Agent’s Reimbursement and Indemnification
66
Section 7.7.    Rights as a Lender
67
Section 7.8.    Lender Credit Decision
67
Section 7.9.    Successor Administrative Agent
68
Section 7.10.    Transaction Documents; Further Assurances
69
Section 7.11.    Collateral Review
69
Section 7.12.    Funding Agent Appointment; Nature of Relationship
70
Section 7.13.    Funding Agent Powers
70
Section 7.14.    Funding Agent Exculpatory Provisions
71
Section 7.15.    No Funding Agent Responsibility for Certain Matters
71
Section 7.16.    Funding Agent Employment of Agents and Counsel
72
Section 7.17.    Funding Agent’s Reimbursement and Indemnification
72
Section 7.18.    Funding Agent Rights as a Lender
73
Section 7.19.    Funding Agent Lender Credit Decision
73
Section 7.20.    Funding Agent Successor Funding Agent
74
Section 7.21.    Funding Agent Transaction Documents; Further Assurances
74
Section 7.22.    Lender Relationships
74
Article VIII Administration and Servicing of the Collateral
76
Section 8.1.    Management Agreements/Servicing Agreements/Facility Administration Agreement
76
Section 8.2.    Accounts
78
Section 8.3.    Adjustments
88
Article IX The Paying Agent
89
Section 9.1.    Appointment
89
Section 9.2.    Representations and Warranties
89
Section 9.3.    Limitation of Liability of the Paying Agent
89
Section 9.4.    Certain Matters Affecting the Paying Agent
90
Section 9.5.    Indemnification
96
Section 9.6.    Successor Paying Agent
96
Article X Miscellaneous
97
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Section 10.1.    Survival
97
Section 10.2.    Amendments, Etc.
97
Section 10.3.    Notices, Etc.
98
Section 10.4.    No Waiver; Remedies
99
Section 10.5.    Indemnification
99
Section 10.6.    Costs, Expenses and Taxes
100
Section 10.7.    Right of Set-off; Ratable Payments; Relations Among Lenders
100
Section 10.8.    Binding Effect; Assignment
101
Section 10.9.    Governing Law
104
Section 10.10.    Jurisdiction
104
Section 10.11.    Waiver of Jury Trial
104
Section 10.12.    Section Headings
105
Section 10.13.    Tax Characterization
105
Section 10.14.    Execution
105
Section 10.15.    Limitations on Liability
105
Section 10.16.    Confidentiality
105
Section 10.17.    Limited Recourse
107
Section 10.18.    Customer Identification - USA Patriot Act Notice
107
Section 10.19.    Paying Agent Compliance with Applicable Anti-Terrorism and Anti-Money Laundering Regulations
107
Section 10.20.    Non-Petition
108
Section 10.21.    No Recourse
108
Section 10.22.    [Reserved]
108
Section 10.23.    Additional Paying Agent Provisions
108
Section 10.24.    Acknowledgement Regarding Any Supported QFCs
108
Section 10.25.     Effect of Amendment and Restatement
109

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Schedule I    —    Eligibility Criteria
Schedule II    —    The Collection Account, the Supplemental Reserve Account, the Liquidity Reserve Account, the SAP Lockbox Account, the SAP Revenue Account, the Takeout Transaction Account and the Borrower’s Account
Schedule III    —    [Reserved]
Schedule IV    —    Scheduled Hedged SREC Payments
Schedule V    —    Scheduled Host Customer Payments
Schedule VI    —    Scheduled PBI Payments
Schedule VII    —    Scheduled Managing Member Distributions
Schedule VIII    —    Tax Equity Financing Documents
Schedule IX    —    SAP Financing Documents
Schedule X    —    SAP NTP Financing Documents
Schedule XI    —    Puerto Rico Non-Storage Solar Assets
Exhibit A    —    Defined Terms
Exhibit B-1    —    Form of Borrowing Base Certificate
Exhibit B-2    —    Form of Notice of Borrowing
Exhibit C    —    [Reserved]
Exhibit D-1    —    Form of Class A Loan Note
Exhibit D-2    —    Form of Class B Loan Note
Exhibit E    —    Commitments
Exhibit F    —    Form of Assignment Agreement
Exhibit G    —    Form of Solar Service Agreement
Exhibit H    —    Form of Notice of Delayed Funding
Exhibit I    —    Delayed Funding Notice
Exhibit J    —    Form of Underwriting and Reassignment Credit Policy
Exhibit K    —    Disqualified Lenders



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Amended and Restated Credit Agreement
This Amended and Restated Credit Agreement (this “Agreement”) is entered into as of March 29, 2021, by and among Sunnova TEP Holdings, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (the “Borrower”), Sunnova TE Management, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, as Facility Administrator (in such capacity, the “Facility Administrator”), the financial institutions from time to time parties hereto (each such financial institution (including any Conduit Lender), a “Lender and collectively, the “Lenders”), each Funding Agent representing a group of Lenders, Credit Suisse AG, New York Branch (“CSNY”), as administrative agent (in such capacity, the “Administrative Agent”) for the Lenders, Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, not in its individual capacity, but solely as Paying Agent (as defined below), and U.S. Bank National Association, as Verification Agent (as defined below).
Recitals
Whereas, on September 6, 2019, (the “Original Closing Date”) the parties hereto entered into that certain Credit Agreement, as amended by that certain First Amendment to Credit Agreement, dated as of December 2, 2019, as further amended by that certain Consent and Second Amendment to Credit Agreement dated as of December 31, 2019, as further amended by that certain Third Amendment to Credit Agreement, dated as of January 31, 2020, as further amended by that certain Fourth Amendment to Credit Agreement, dated as of February 28, 2020, as further amended by that certain Fifth Amendment to Credit Agreement, dated as of March 31, 2020, as further amended by that certain Omnibus Amendment, dated as of May 14, 2020, as further amended by that certain Seventh Amendment to Credit Agreement, dated as of June 26, 2020, as further amended by that certain Eighth Amendment to Credit Agreement dated as of October 28, 2020, as further amended by that certain Ninth Amendment to Credit Agreement dated as of November 9, 2020, and as further amended by that certain Tenth Amendment to Credit Agreement, dated as of January 29, 2021 (the “Original Credit Agreement”), wherein the Lenders provided loans to Borrower in connection with its ownership interest in the Solar Asset Owner Member Interests; and
Whereas, parties hereto desire to amend and restate, without novation, the Original Credit Agreement upon the terms and subject to the conditions set forth herein.
Now, Therefore, in consideration of the premises and the mutual agreements contained herein, the parties hereto agree as follows:
Article I

Certain Definitions
    Section 1.1.    Certain Definitions. Capitalized terms used but not otherwise defined herein have the meanings given to them in Exhibit A attached hereto.
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    Section 1.2.    Computation of Time Periods. In this Agreement, in the computation of periods of time from a specified date to a later specified date, the word “from” means “from and including,” the words “to” and “until” each means “to but excluding” and the word “through” means “through and including.” Any references to completing an action on a non-Business Day (including any payments), shall be automatically extended to the next Business Day
    Section 1.3.    Construction. The definitions of terms herein shall apply equally to the singular and plural forms of the terms defined. Whenever the context may require, any pronoun shall include the corresponding masculine, feminine and neuter forms. The words “include,” “includes” and “including” shall be deemed to be followed by the phrase “without limitation.” The word “will” shall be construed to have the same meaning and effect as the word “shall.” Unless the context requires otherwise, (A) any definition of or reference to any agreement, instrument or other document herein shall be construed as referring to such agreement, instrument or other document as from time to time amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified (subject to any restrictions on such amendments, supplements or modifications set forth therein), (B) any reference herein to any Person shall be construed to include such Person’s successors and permitted assigns, (C) the words “herein,” “hereof” and “hereunder,” and words of similar import, shall be construed to refer to this Agreement in its entirety and not to any particular provision hereof, (D) all references herein to Sections, Schedules and Exhibits shall be construed to refer to Sections of, and Schedules and Exhibits to, this Agreement, (E) the words “asset” and “property” shall be construed to have the same meaning and effect and to refer to any and all real property, tangible and intangible assets and properties, including cash, securities, accounts and contract rights, and interests in any of the foregoing, (F) any reference to a statute, rule or regulation is to that statute, rule or regulation as now enacted or as the same may from time to time be amended, re-enacted or expressly replaced and (G) “or” is not exclusive. References to “Managing Member” in this Agreement shall be deemed to include all entities comprising such defined term unless the context requires otherwise. “References to “Manager” in this Agreement shall be deemed to include all entities comprising such defined term unless the context requires otherwise.
    Section 1.4.    Accounting Terms. All accounting terms not specifically or completely defined herein shall be construed in conformity with, and all financial data (including financial ratios and other financial calculations) required to be submitted pursuant to this Agreement shall be prepared in conformity with GAAP applied on a consistent basis, as in effect from time to time, applied in a manner consistent with that used in preparing the audited financial statements, except as otherwise specifically prescribed herein.
Article II

Amounts and Terms of the Advances
    Section 2.1.    Establishment of the Credit Facility. On the Original Closing Date, and subject to and upon the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement and the other Transaction Documents, the Administrative Agent and the Lenders agreed to establish the credit facility set forth in this Agreement for the benefit of the Borrower.
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    Section 2.2.    The Advances. (A) Subject to the terms and conditions set forth herein, each Non-Conduit Lender in a Class A Lender Group agrees, severally and not jointly, to make one or more loans (each such loan, a “Class A Advance”) to the Borrower, from time to time during the Availability Period, in an amount, for each Class A Lender Group, equal to its Class A Lender Group Percentage of the aggregate Class A Advances requested by the Borrower pursuant to Section 2.4; provided that the Class A Advances made by any Class A Lender Group shall not exceed its Class A Lender Group Percentage of the lesser of (i) the Class A Aggregate Commitment effective at such time and (ii) the Class A Borrowing Base at such time; provided, further, that a Non-Conduit Lender in a Class A Lender Group shall be deemed to have satisfied its obligation to make a Class A Advance hereunder (solely with respect to such Class A Advance) to the extent any Conduit Lender in such Lender Group funds such Class A Advance in place of such Non-Conduit Lender in accordance with this Agreement, it being understood that such Conduit Lender may fund a Class A Advance in its sole discretion.
    (B)    Subject to the terms and conditions set forth herein, each Non-Conduit Lender in a Class B-I Lender Group agrees, severally and not jointly, to make one or more loans (each such loan, a “Class B-I Advance”) to the Borrower, from time to time during the Availability Period, in an amount, for each Class B-I Lender Group, equal to its Class B-I Lender Group Percentage of the aggregate Class B-I Advances requested by the Borrower pursuant to Section 2.4; provided that the Class B-I Advances made by any Class B-I Lender Group shall not exceed its Class B-I Lender Group Percentage of the lesser of (i) the Class B-I Aggregate Commitment effective at such time and (ii) the Class B-I Borrowing Base at such time; provided, further, that a Non-Conduit Lender in a Class B-I Lender Group shall be deemed to have satisfied its obligation to make a Class B-I Advance hereunder (solely with respect to such Class B-I Advance) to the extent any Conduit Lender in such Lender Group funds such Class B-I Advance in place of such Non-Conduit Lender in accordance with this Agreement, it being understood that such Conduit Lender may fund a Class B-I Advance in its sole discretion.
    (C)    Subject to the terms and conditions set forth herein (including the limitations set forth in Section 2.4(B)) each Non-Conduit Lender in a Class B-II Lender Group agrees, severally and not jointly, to make one or more loans (each such loan, a “Class B-II Advance”) to the Borrower, from time to time during the Availability Period, in an amount, for each Class B-II Lender Group, equal to its Class B-II Lender Group Percentage of the aggregate Class B-II Advances requested by the Borrower pursuant to Section 2.4; provided, that the Class B-II Advances made by any Class B-II Lender Group shall not exceed its Class B-II Lender Group Percentage of the lesser of (i) the Class B-II Aggregate Commitment effective at such time and (ii) the Class B-II Borrowing Base at such time; provided, further, that a Non-Conduit Lender in a Class B-II Lender Group shall be deemed to have satisfied its obligation to make a Class B-II Advance hereunder (solely with respect to such Class B-II Advance) to the extent any Conduit Lender in such Lender Group funds such Class B-II Advance in place of such Non-Conduit Lender in accordance with this Agreement, it being understood that such Conduit Lender may fund a Class B-II Advance in its sole discretion.


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    Section 2.3.    Use of Proceeds. Proceeds of the Advances shall only be used by the Borrower to (i) purchase Solar Assets and/or Solar Asset Owner Member Interests from TEP Resources under the Sale and Contribution Agreement, (ii)  make deposits into the Liquidity Reserve Account (up to the Liquidity Reserve Account Required Balance), (iii) make deposits into the Supplemental Reserve Account (up to the Supplemental Reserve Account Required Balance), (iv) make distributions to the Parent permitted hereunder and (v) pay certain fees and expenses incurred in connection with establishment of the credit facility set forth in this Agreement.
    Section 2.4.    Making the Advances. (A) Except as otherwise provided herein, the Borrower may request that the Lenders make Advances to the Borrower by the delivery to the Administrative Agent, each Funding Agent, the Paying Agent and, so long as it remains a Lender hereunder, the CS Conduit Lender, not later than 1:00 P.M. (New York City time) two (2) Business Days prior to the proposed Funding Date of a written notice of such request substantially in the form of Exhibit B-2 attached hereto (each such notice, a “Notice of Borrowing”) together with a duly completed Borrowing Base Certificate signed by a Responsible Officer of the Borrower. Any Notice of Borrowing or Borrowing Base Certificate received by the Administrative Agent, the Funding Agents and the Paying Agent after the time specified in the immediately preceding sentence shall be deemed to have been received by the Administrative Agent, the Funding Agents and the Paying Agent on the next Business Day, and to the extent that results in the proposed Funding Date being earlier than two (2) Business Days after the date of delivery of such Notice of Borrowing, then the date specified in such Notice of Borrowing as the proposed Funding Date of an Advance shall be deemed to be the Business Day immediately succeeding the proposed Funding Date of such Advance specified in such Notice of Borrowing. The proposed Funding Date specified in a Notice of Borrowing shall be no earlier than two (2) Business Days after the date of delivery of such Notice of Borrowing and may be up to a maximum of thirty (30) days after the date of delivery of such Notice of Borrowing. Unless otherwise provided herein, each Notice of Borrowing shall be irrevocable. The aggregate principal amount of the Class A Advance and Class B Advance requested by the Borrower for any Funding Date shall not be less than the lesser of (x) $1,000,000 and (y) the remaining amount necessary in order for the Borrower to fully utilize all available Commitments. If the Administrative Agent delivers a written notice (including by electronic mail) to the Borrower contesting the Borrower’s calculations or any statement within such Notice of Borrowing, it shall promptly inform the Borrower. The Borrower may then deliver an amended Notice of Borrowing to the Administrative Agent, the Funding Agents and the Paying Agent or, by written notice, rescind the Notice of Borrowing.
    (B)     The Notice of Borrowing shall specify (i) the aggregate amount of Class A Advances requested together with the allocated amount of Class A Advances to be paid by each Class A Lender Group based on its respective Class A Lender Group Percentage, (ii)(a) the aggregate amount of Class B-I Advances requested together with the allocated amount of Class B-I Advances to be paid by each Class B-I Lender Group based on its respective Class B-I Lender Group Percentage, or (b) the aggregate amount of Class B-II Advances requested together with the allocated amount of Class B-II Advances to be paid by each Class B-II Lender Group based on its respective Class B-II Lender Group Percentage and (iii) the Funding Date. The amount of Class A Advances to Class B Advances requested shall be determined on a pro
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rata basis based on the Class A Borrowing Base and Class B Aggregate Borrowing Base as of the proposed Funding Date. With respect to any Class B Advances requested, the Borrower shall only request and is only permitted to request Class B-II Advances if the amount of outstanding Class B-I Advances is equal to the Class B-I Commitment. Each Funding Agent may, in its sole discretion, allocate any requested Advances among the Lenders in its Lender Group.
    (C)    With respect to the Advances to be made on the Original Closing Date, each Lender shall pay the amount of its Advance by wire transfer of such funds to the Borrower’s Account no later than 4:00 P.M. (New York City time) on the Original Closing Date.
(D)     With respect to the Advances to be made on any Funding Date, other than the initial Advance to be made on the Original Closing Date, upon a determination by the Administrative Agent that all conditions precedent to the Advances to be made on such Funding Date set forth in Article III have been satisfied or otherwise waived, each Lender shall fund the amount of its Advance by wire transfer of such funds in accordance with the Borrower’s written instructions initiated no later than 2:00 P.M. (New York City time) on such Funding Date.
    (E)    Notwithstanding the foregoing, if any Non-Conduit Lender who shall have previously notified the Borrower in writing, in substantially the form of Exhibit H hereto, that it has incurred any external cost, fee or expense directly related to and as a result of the “liquidity coverage ratio” under Basel III in respect of its Commitment hereunder or any liquidity agreement between such Non-Conduit Lender and the Conduit Lender, or its interest in the Advances, such Non-Conduit Lender may, upon receipt of a Notice of Borrowing pursuant to Section 2.4(A), notify the Borrower in writing by 5:00 P.M. (New York City time) two (2) Business Days prior to the Funding Date specified in such Notice of Borrowing, in substantially the form of Exhibit I hereto (a “Delayed Funding Notice”), of its intent to fund (or, if applicable and if such Conduit Lender so agrees in its sole discretion, have its Conduit Lender, if applicable, fund all or part of) its allocated amount of the related Advance in an amount that would, if combined with all other requested Advances within the past thirty-five (35) days, exceed $20,000,000 (such amount, the “Delayed Amount”) on a Business Day that is on or before the thirty-fifth (35th) day following the date of delivery of such Non-Conduit Lender of such Delayed Funding Notice (the “Delayed Funding Date”) rather than on the date specified in such Notice of Borrowing. If any Non-Conduit Lender provides a Delayed Funding Notice to the Borrower following the delivery by the Borrower of a Notice of Borrowing, the Borrower may revoke such Notice of Borrowing by delivering written notice of the same to the Administrative Agent and the Funding Agents by 12:00 P.M. (New York city time) on the Business Day preceding the related Funding Date. No Non-Conduit Lender that has provided a Delayed Funding Notice in respect of an Advance (a “Delayed Funding Lender”) shall be considered to be in default of its obligation to fund its Delayed Amount pursuant to Section 2.4(D) hereunder unless and until it has failed to fund the Delayed Amount on or before the Delayed Funding Date. A Delayed Funding Lender is not obliged to fund until thirty-five (35) days have elapsed since the funding request. For the avoidance of doubt, a Delayed Funding Lender shall be required to fund its Delayed Amount regardless of the occurrence of an Amortization Event, Event of Default, Potential Amortization Event or Potential Default which occurs during the period from and including the related Funding Date to and including the related Delayed Funding
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Date, unless such Amortization Event, Event of Default, Potential Amortization Event or Potential Default relates to an Insolvency Event with respect to the Borrower.
    (F)    If (i) one or more Delayed Funding Lenders provide a Delayed Funding Notice to the Borrower in respect of a Notice of Borrowing and (ii) the Borrower shall not have revoked the Notice of Borrowing prior to the Business Day preceding such Funding Date, the Administrative Agent shall, by no later than 12:00 P.M. (New York City time) on the Business Day preceding such Funding Date, direct each Lender Group and each Non-Conduit Lender that is not a Delayed Funding Lender with respect to such Funding Date (each a “Non-Delayed Funding Lender”) to fund an additional portion of such Advance on such Funding Date equal to such Non-Delayed Funding Lender’s proportionate share (based upon such Non-Delayed Funding Lender’s Commitment relative to the sum of the Commitments of all Non-Delayed Funding Lenders) of the aggregate Delayed Amounts with respect to such Funding Date; provided, that in no event shall a Non-Delayed Funding Lender be required to fund any amounts in excess of its Commitment. Subject to Section 2.4(D), in the case of a Non-Delayed Funding Lender that is a Non-Conduit Lender, such Non-Conduit Lender hereby agrees, or, in the case of a Non-Delayed Funding Lender that is a Lender Group, the Conduit Lender in such Lender Group may agree, in its sole discretion, and the Non-Conduit Lenders in such Lender Group hereby agree, to fund such portion of the Advance on such Funding Date.
(G)    After the Non-Delayed Funding Lenders fund a Delayed Amount on any Funding Date in accordance with Section 2.4(F), the Delayed Funding Lender in respect of such Delayed Amount will be obligated to fund an amount equal to the excess, if any, of (a) such Delayed Amount over (b) the amount, if any, by which the portion of any principal distribution amount paid to such Non-Delayed Funding Lenders pursuant to Section 2.7 or any decrease to the outstanding principal balance made in accordance with Section 2.8, on any date during the period from and including such Funding Date to but excluding the Delayed Funding Date for such Delayed Amount, was greater than what it would have been had such Delayed Amount been funded by such Delayed Funding Lender on such Funding Date (the “Delayed Funding Reimbursement Amount”) with respect to such Delayed Amount on or before its Delayed Funding Date, irrespective of whether the Borrower would be able to satisfy the conditions set forth in Section 3.2(A) to an Advance, in an amount equal to such Delayed Funding Reimbursement Amount on such Delayed Funding Date. Such Delayed Funding Lender shall fund such Delayed Funding Reimbursement Amount on such Delayed Funding Date by paying such amount to the Administrative Agent in immediately available funds, and the Administrative Agent shall distribute such funds to each such Non-Delayed Funding Lender, pro rata based on the relative amount of such Delayed Amount funded by such Non-Delayed Funding Lender on such Funding Date pursuant to Section 2.4(F).
(H)     Notwithstanding anything to the contrary set forth in this Agreement, the Class B-II Lenders shall be deemed to satisfy their obligation to timely fund a Class B-II Advance so long as the Class B-II Lenders funds such Class B-II Advance by the Business Day immediately succeeding any Funding Date.


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    Section 2.5.    Fees.
    (A)    Facility Administrator Fee. Subject to the terms and conditions of the Facility Administration Agreement, the Borrower shall pay the Facility Administrator Fee to the initial Facility Administrator and after the resignation or replacement of the initial Facility Administrator, the Borrower shall pay the Facility Administrator Fee to a Successor Facility Administrator appointed in accordance with the Facility Administration Agreement.
    (B)    Verification Agent Fee. Subject to the terms and conditions of the Verification Agent Agreement, the Borrower shall pay to the Verification Agent the Verification Agent Fee.
    (C)    Paying Agent Fee. Subject to the terms and conditions of the Paying Agent Fee Letter, the Borrower shall pay to the Paying Agent the Paying Agent Fee.
    (D)    Unused Line Fees. Solely during the Availability Period, the Borrower agrees to pay to each Funding Agent, for the benefit of the Non-Conduit Lender in its Lender Group and as consideration for the Commitment of such Non-Conduit Lender in such Lender Group unused line fees in Dollars (the “Unused Line Fee”) for the period from the Original Closing Date to the last day of the Availability Period, computed as (a) the Unused Line Fee Percentage multiplied by (b) the average Unused Portion of the Commitments with respect to such Lender Group during a calendar quarter. Accrued Unused Line Fees shall be due and payable in arrears (from Distributable Collections as set forth and in the order of priority established pursuant to Section 2.7) on the Payment Date immediately following the last day of the applicable calendar quarter for which such fee was calculated and on the last day of the Availability Period.
    (E)    Payment of Fees. The fees set forth in Section 2.5(A), (B), (C) and (D) shall be payable on each Payment Date by the Borrower from Distributable Collections as set forth in and in the order of priority established pursuant to Section 2.7(B). Notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein or in any Transaction Document, the fees referred to in this Section 2.5 shall not constitute “Confidential Information.”
    (F)    Amendment Fee.     Commencing on December 2, 2019, and thereafter, the Borrower shall pay to the Administrative Agent a fee of $10,000 in connection with each amendment (or group of related amendments effective of the same date) to the Transaction Documents requested by it, which fee shall be in addition to the reimbursement of costs and expenses associated therewith that is provided for in Section 10.6 hereof. For the avoidance of doubt, any consent to a Proposed Form delivered by the Administrative Agent pursuant to Section 5.1(X) shall not give rise to the obligation to pay the amendment fee set forth in this Section 2.5(F) so long as no amendment to any Transaction Document is required in connection with such Proposed Form as determined by the Administrative Agent in its sole discretion.
    (G)     Invested Capital Payment Amount. The Borrower shall pay the Invested Capital Payment Amount on the Invested Capital Payment Date.


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    Section 2.6.    Reduction/Increase of the Commitments.
    (A)    The Borrower may, on any Business Day, upon written notice given to the Administrative Agent and each of the Funding Agents not later than ten (10) Business Days prior to the date of the proposed action (which notice may be conditioned upon any event), terminate in whole or reduce in part, on a pro rata basis based on its Class A Lender Group Percentage, Class B-I Lender Group Percentage or Class B-II Lender Group Percentage, as applicable, the Unused Portion of the Commitments with respect to each Lender Group (and on a pro rata basis with respect to each Non-Conduit Lender in such Lender Group); provided, that (i) any partial reduction of the Class B Commitments shall be applied first to the Class B-II Commitments (on a pro rata basis with respect to each Non-Conduit Lender in each Class B-II Lender Group), until the Class B-II Commitments shall have been reduced to zero and thereafter shall be applied to the Class B-I Commitments (on a pro rata basis with respect to each Non-Conduit Lender in each Class B-I Lender Group), (ii) any partial reduction shall be in the amount of $1,000,000 or an integral multiple thereof and (iii) any Unused Portion of the Commitments so reduced may not be increased again without the written consent of the related Non-Conduit Lenders in such Lender Group.
    (B)    The Borrower may, on any Business Day upon written notice given to the Administrative Agent and each of the Funding Agents, request an increase, on a pro rata basis based on its Class A Lender Group Percentage, Class B-I Lender Group Percentage or Class B-II Lender Group Percentage, as applicable, of the Commitments of the Non-Conduit Lender(s) in each Lender Group; provided, that any increase shall be at least equal to $5,000,000 or an integral multiple thereof but shall in no event cause the Aggregate Commitment to exceed the Maximum Facility Amount, the Class A Aggregate Commitment to exceed the Class A Maximum Facility Amount, the Class B-I Aggregate Commitment to exceed the Class B-I Maximum Facility Amount or the Class B-II Aggregate Commitment to exceed the Class B-II Maximum Facility Amount. Each Non-Conduit Lender shall, within five (5) Business Days of receipt of such request, notify the Administrative Agent and the Administrative Agent shall in turn notify the Borrower in writing (with copies to the other members of the applicable Lender Group) whether or not each Non-Conduit Lender has, in its sole discretion, agreed to increase its Commitment. If a Non-Conduit Lender does not send any notification to the Administrative Agent within such five (5) Business Day period, such Non-Conduit Lender shall be deemed to have declined to increase its Commitment. Any increase in Commitments agreed to pursuant to this Section 2.6(B) may be reduced by a Non-Conduit Lender, at any time, upon five Business Days’ written notice to the Borrower from the Administrative Agent (with copies to the other members of the applicable Lender Group) setting forth the amount of such reduction; provided, however, that such Commitment may not be reduced to an amount less than such Non-Conduit Lender’s initial Commitment on the Original Closing Date (if such reduction is prior to a Takeout Transaction) or to an amount less than such Non-Conduit Lender’s Commitment on or after a Takeout Transaction (if such reduction is on or after a Takeout Transaction), but may be reduced to an amount that is less than the then Aggregate Outstanding Advances.



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    Section 2.7.    Repayment of the Advances. (A) Notwithstanding any other provision to the contrary, the outstanding principal balance of the Advances and the other Obligations owing under this Agreement, together with all accrued but unpaid interest thereon, shall be due and payable in full, if not due and payable earlier, on the Maturity Date. For the avoidance of doubt, amounts borrowed and repaid hereunder may be reborrowed in accordance with the terms hereof.
    (B)    On any Business Day, the Borrower may direct the Paying Agent to, and on each Payment Date, the Borrower shall direct the Paying Agent to, subject to Section 2.7(D), apply all amounts on deposit in the Collection Account (including (x)(1)(a) Collections deposited therein during the related Collection Period and (b) any amounts due during the related Collection Period but deposited into the Collection Account within ten (10) Business Days after the end of such Collection Period that the Facility Administrator (at its option) has determined (with written notice thereof to the Paying Agent (with a copy to the Administrative Agent, each Lender and the Borrower)) to be treated as if such amounts were on deposit in the Collection Account at the end of such Collection Period, (2) amounts deposited therein from the Liquidity Reserve Account or the Supplemental Reserve Account, in each case in accordance with Section 8.2 or (3) any amounts deposited therein by a Seller or TEP Resources pursuant to the Sale and Contribution Agreement or the Parent pursuant to the Parent Guaranty, respectively, but (y) excluding Collections deposited therein in the current Collection Period except as necessary to make distributions pursuant to clauses (i) through (iii) of this Section or as otherwise determined by the Facility Administrator pursuant to clause (x)(1)(a) above) (the “Distributable Collections”), amounts on deposit in the Takeout Transaction Account on such Business Day representing net proceeds of any Takeout Transaction and any other amounts paid or received from the Borrower, including pursuant to Sections 2.11, 2.12(A) and 2.13, as applicable, to the Obligations in the following order of priority based solely on information contained in (I) with respect to any Payment Date, the Facility Administrator Report for such related Collection Period or, if no Facility Administrator Report is available, solely as directed in writing by the Administrative Agent or (II) with respect to any other Business Day, including the date of closing for a Takeout Transaction, on which the Borrower requests an application and distribution of funds in the Collection Account (and/or Takeout Transaction Account, if applicable, or other amounts paid or received from the Borrower), an interim Facility Administrator Report or such other report in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent (as confirmed by the Administrative Agent via an email sent to the Paying Agent) and the Paying Agent that is delivered by the Facility Administrator (which the Facility Administrator hereby agrees to deliver at the request of the Administrative Agent):
(i)first (Service Providers), ratably, (a) to the Paying Agent (1) the Paying Agent Fee and (2)(x) any accrued and unpaid Paying Agent Fees with respect to prior Payment Dates plus (y) out-of-pocket expenses and indemnities of the Paying Agent incurred and not reimbursed in connection with its obligations and duties under this Agreement; provided that the aggregate payments to the Paying Agent reimbursement for clauses (2)(y) will be limited to $50,000 per calendar year so long as no Event of Default or Amortization Event has occurred pursuant to this Agreement (unless otherwise approved by the Majority Lenders); (b) to the Facility Administrator, the Facility Administrator Fee, and (c) to the Verification Agent, the Verification Agent Fee;
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(ii)    second (Hedge Agreement Payments, Class A Interest Distribution Amount and Unused Line Fee), on a pari passu basis (a) to the Qualifying Hedge Counterparty under each Hedge Agreement, the payment of all amounts which are due and payable by the Borrower to such Qualifying Hedge Counterparty on such date (other than fees, expenses, termination payments, indemnification payments, tax payments or other similar amounts), pursuant to the terms of the applicable Hedge Agreement (net of all amounts which are due and payable by such Qualifying Hedge Counterparty to the Borrower on such date pursuant to the terms of such Hedge Agreement), and (b)(I) first, to each Class A Funding Agent, for the benefit of and on behalf of the Class A Lenders in its Class A Lender Group, the Class A Interest Distribution Amount then due (allocated among the Class A Lender Groups based on their Class A Lender Group Percentages) until paid in full and (II) second, to each Class A Funding Agent, for the benefit of and on behalf of the related Non-Conduit Lender(s) in its Class A Lender Group, the payment of the Unused Line Fee then due (allocated among the Class A Lender Groups based on their Class A Lender Group Percentages) until paid in full;
(iii)    third (Class B Interest Distribution Amount (No Event of Default) and Unused Line Fee), so long as no Event of Default has occurred and is continuing, (a) first, to each Class B Funding Agent, for the benefit of and on behalf of the Class B Lenders in its Class B Lender Group, the Class B Interest Distribution Amount then due (allocated among the Class B Lender Groups based on their Class B Lender Group Percentages) until paid in full and (b) second, to each Class B Funding Agent, for the benefit of and on behalf of the related Non-Conduit Lender(s) in its Class B Lender Group, the payment of the Unused Line Fee then due (allocated among the Class B Lender Groups based on their Class B Lender Group Percentages) until paid in full;
(iv)    fourth (Liquidity Reserve Account and Supplemental Reserve Account), (a) first, if the amount on deposit in the Liquidity Reserve Account is less than the Liquidity Reserve Account Required Balance and no Amortization Event has occurred and is continuing, to the Liquidity Reserve Account until the amount on deposit in the Liquidity Reserve Account shall equal the Liquidity Reserve Account Required Balance and (b) second to the Supplemental Reserve Account, the Supplemental Reserve Account Deposit, if any;
(v)fifth (Availability Period Borrowing Base Deficiency), during the Availability Period (a) first, to the extent required under Section 2.9 in connection with a Class A Borrowing Base Deficiency, to each Class A Funding Agent, on behalf of the Class A Lenders in its Class A Lender Group, for the prepayment and reduction of the outstanding principal amount of any Class A Advances, an amount equal to the amount necessary to cure such Class A Borrowing Base Deficiency (allocated ratably among the Class A Lender Groups based on their Class A Lender Group Percentages) and (b) second, to the extent required under Section 2.9 in connection with a Class B-I Borrowing Base Deficiency, Class B-II Borrowing Base Deficiency or Class B Aggregate Borrowing Base Deficiency, as applicable, to each applicable Class B Funding Agent, on
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behalf of the Class B Lenders in its Class B Lender Group, for the prepayment and reduction of the outstanding principal amount of any applicable Class B Advances, an amount equal to the amount necessary to cure such Class B-I Borrowing Base Deficiency, Class B-II Borrowing Base Deficiency or Class B Aggregate Borrowing Base Deficiency, as applicable (allocated ratably among the applicable Class B-I Lender Groups, Class B-II Lender Groups or Class B Lender Groups, as applicable, based on their Class B-I Lender Group Percentages, Class B-II Lender Group Percentages or Class B Lender Group Percentages, as applicable);
(vi) sixth (Qualifying Hedge Counterparty Breakage and Amortization Period Class A Lender Obligations), on a pari passu basis (a) to the Administrative Agent for the account of the Hedge Counterparty under each Hedge Agreement, all payments which arose due to a default by the Borrower or due to any prepayments of amounts under such Hedge Agreement and all fees, expenses, indemnification payments, tax payments or other amounts (to the extent not previously paid hereunder) which are due and payable by the Borrower to such Hedge Counterparty on such date, pursuant to the terms of the applicable Hedge Agreement (net of all amounts which are due and payable by such Qualifying Hedge Counterparty to the Borrower on such date pursuant to the terms of such Hedge Agreement) and (b) during the Amortization Period, to the Administrative Agent and each Class A Funding Agent on behalf of itself and the Class A Lenders in its related Class A Lender Group, all remaining amounts, for application to the principal balance of the outstanding Class A Advances and the aggregate amount of all Obligations then due from the Borrower to the Administrative Agent, such Class A Funding Agent and each such Class A Lender in the Class A Lender Group (allocated among such Obligations as selected by the Administrative Agent; provided that payment of the principal balance of outstanding Class A Advances shall be allocated ratably among the Class A Lender Groups based on their Class A Lender Group Percentages) until paid in full;
(vii)seventh (Class B Interest Distribution Amount (Event of Default)), if an Event of Default has occurred and is continuing, to each Class B Funding Agent, for the benefit of and on behalf of the Class B Lenders in its Class B Lender Group, the Class B Interest Distribution Amount then due (allocated among the Class B Lender Groups based on their Class B Lender Group Percentages) until paid in full;
(viii)eighth (Amortization Period Class B Lender Obligations; Invested Capital Payment Amount), first (i) during the Amortization Period, to each Class B Funding Agent on behalf of itself and the Class B Lenders in its related Class B Lender Group, all remaining amounts, for application to the payment of the principal balance of the outstanding Class B Advances and the aggregate amount of all Obligations then due from the Borrower to such Class B Funding Agent and each such Class B Lender in the Class B Lender Group (allocated among such Obligations as selected by the Class B Funding Agents; provided that payment of the principal balance of outstanding Class B Advances shall be allocated ratably among the Class B Lender Groups based on their Class B Lender Group Percentages) until paid in full and second (ii) on the Invested
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Capital Payment Date, to the Class B-I Funding Agent, on behalf of the Class B-I Lenders in its Class B-I Lender Group, the Invested Capital Payment Amount;
(ix)ninth (Class A Additional Interest Distribution Amount and Class B Additional Interest Distribution Amount), first, to each Class A Funding Agent, for the benefit of and on behalf of the Class A Lenders in its Class A Lender Group, the Class A Additional Interest Distribution Amount then due (allocated among the Class A Lender Groups based on their Class A Lender Group Percentages) until paid in full and second, to each Class B Funding Agent, for the benefit of and on behalf of the Class B Lenders in its Class B Lender Group, the Class B Additional Interest Distribution Amount then due (allocated among the Class B Lender Groups based on their Class B Lender Group Percentages);
(x)tenth (Lender Fees and Expenses), first, to the Administrative Agent and each Class A Funding Agent on behalf of itself and the Class A Lenders in its related Class A Lender Group, the payment of all Breakage Costs, all Liquidation Fees and all other amounts (other than those already provided for above) due and payable by the Borrower to the Administrative Agent, such Class A Funding Agent and such Class A Lenders (solely in their capacity as a Class A Lender) hereunder or under any other Transaction Document until paid in full and second, to each Class B Funding Agent on behalf of itself and the Class B Lenders in its related Class B Lender Group, the payment of all Breakage Costs, all Liquidation Fees and all other amounts (other than those already provided for above) due and payable by the Borrower to such Class B Funding Agent and such Class B Lenders (solely in their capacity as a Class B Lender) hereunder or under any other Transaction Document until paid in full;
(xi)eleventh (All Other Obligations), to the Administrative Agent on behalf of any applicable party, the ratable payment of all other Obligations that are past due and/or payable on such date;
(xii)twelfth (Service Provider Indemnities), ratably, to the Paying Agent, the Verification Agent and/or the Facility Administrator, any indemnification, expenses, fees or other obligations owed to the Paying Agent, the Verification Agent and/or the Facility Administrator, respectively (including out-of-pocket expenses and indemnities of the Paying Agent and the Verification Agent not paid pursuant to clause (i) above and any Facility Administrator Fees, Paying Agent Fees or Verification Agent Fees not paid pursuant to clause (i) above), pursuant to the Transaction Documents;
(xiii)thirteenth (Eligible Letter of Credit Bank), to each Eligible Letter of Credit Bank or other party as directed by the Facility Administrator (a) any fees and expenses related to a Letter of Credit and (b) any amounts which have been drawn under a Letter of Credit and any interest due thereon; and
(xiv)fourteenth (Remainder), all Distributable Collections remaining in the Collection Account after giving effect to the preceding distributions in this Section
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2.7(B), to the Borrower’s Account (to cover any other expenses of the Borrower or to make distributions on behalf of the Borrower).
    (C)    [Reserved].
    (D)    Notwithstanding anything to the contrary set forth in this Section 2.7 or Section 8.2, the Paying Agent shall not be obligated to make any determination or calculation with respect to the payments or allocations to be made pursuant to either of such Sections, and in making the payments and allocations required under such Sections, the Paying Agent shall be entitled to rely exclusively and conclusively upon the information in the latest Facility Administrator Report (or such other report or direction signed by the Administrative Agent) received by the Paying Agent pursuant to either such Section prior to the applicable payment date. Any payment direction to be acted upon by the Paying Agent pursuant to either such Section on a payment date other than a Payment Date shall be delivered to the Paying Agent at least two (2) Business Days prior to the date on which any payment is to be made.
    Section 2.8.    Certain Prepayments.
(A)        The Borrower may at any time upon written notice to the Administrative Agent, the Funding Agents and the Paying Agent, and subject to the priority of payments set forth in this Section 2.8, prepay all or any portion of the balance of the principal amount of the Class A Advances, Class B-I Advances or the Class B-II Advances based on the outstanding principal amounts thereof, which notice shall be given at least two (2) Business Days prior to the proposed date of such prepayment. If such prepayment is not being made in connection with a Takeout Transaction, such prepayment (which need not be on a Payment Date) shall be accompanied by (a) the payment of all accrued but unpaid interest on the amounts to be so prepaid, (b) any Liquidation Fee in connection with such prepayment if such prepayment is not made on a Payment Date and (c) all payments which arise due to any prepayments of amounts under a Hedge Agreement, pursuant to the terms of the applicable Hedge Agreement (net of all amounts which are due and payable by such Qualifying Hedge Counterparty to the Borrower on such date pursuant to the terms of such Hedge Agreement) (which amounts shall be paid to the Administrative Agent for the account of the Hedge Counterparty under each Hedge Agreement). Prepayments made in accordance with this Section shall be applied (i) in the absence of an Event of Default or Amortization Event, ratably to the outstanding principal amount of Class A Advances, Class B Advances and any Hedge Counterparties and (ii) if an Event of Default or Amortization Event has occurred and is continuing, (a) first, on a pari passu basis (I) to reduce the outstanding principal amount of Class A Advances and (II) to any Hedge Counterparties and (b) second, to reduce the outstanding principal amount of Class B Advances; provided, that prepayments applied to the Class B Advances shall be applied first, to the outstanding principal balance of the Class B-II Advances until paid in full and second, to the outstanding principal balance of the Class B-I Advances until paid in full. If such prepayment is being made in connection with a Takeout Transaction, such prepayment shall be not less than the amount required by the definition of “Takeout Transaction”.
    (B)    The Borrower shall deposit all proceeds of any Takeout Transaction (net of reasonable fees, taxes, commissions, premiums and expenses incurred by the Borrower in
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connection with such Takeout Transaction so long as such deposit is greater than or equal to the Minimum Payoff Amount) into the Takeout Transaction Account, and the Administrative Agent shall apply such proceeds to prepay the applicable Class A Advances and Class B Advances made in respect of the Collateral that is subject to such Takeout Transaction and make other related payments in accordance with Section 2.7(B), including any such payments due to the Paying Agent.
    Section 2.9.    Mandatory Prepayments of Advances. On any date that the Borrower either (a) obtains knowledge that (i) as of any prior Funding Date, any prior Payment Date or date on which a prepayment was made in accordance with Section 2.8 or (ii) in connection with the delivery of a Borrowing Base Certificate for an upcoming Funding Date, Payment Date or date on which a prepayment is to made in accordance with Section 2.8, or (b) receives notice from the Administrative Agent (with calculations set forth in reasonable detail), that as of any Funding Date, Payment Date or date on which a prepayment is made in accordance with Section 2.8, (i) the aggregate outstanding principal amount of all Class A Advances exceeds the lesser of (x) the amount of the Class A Aggregate Commitment in effect as of such date (without giving effect to or treating as outstanding any Advance that was approved pursuant to Section 2.18) and (y) the Class A Borrowing Base (the occurrence of any such excess being referred to herein as a “Class A Borrowing Base Deficiency”), or (ii) (A) if such date is more than 30 days prior to the end of the Availability Period, (I) the aggregate outstanding principal amount of all Class B-I Advances exceeds the lesser of (x) the amount of the Class B-I Aggregate Commitment in effect as of such date (without giving effect to or treating as outstanding any Advance that was approved pursuant to Section 2.18) and (y) the Class B-I Borrowing Base (the occurrence of any such excess being referred to herein as a “Class B-I Borrowing Base Deficiency”) or (II) the aggregate outstanding principal amount of all Class B-II Advances exceeds the lesser of (x) the amount of the Class B-II Aggregate Commitment in effect as of such date (without giving effect to or treating as outstanding any Advance that was approved pursuant to Section 2.18) and (y) the Class B-II Borrowing Base (the occurrence of any such excess being referred to herein as a “Class B-II Borrowing Base Deficiency”) and (B) if such date is 30 days or less prior to the end of Availability Period, the aggregate outstanding principal amount of all Class B Advances exceeds the lesser of (x) the amount of the Class B Aggregate Commitment in effect as of such date (without giving effect to or treating as outstanding any Advance that was approved pursuant to Section 2.18) and (y) the Class B Aggregate Borrowing Base (the occurrence of any such excess being referred to herein as a “Class B Aggregate Borrowing Base Deficiency” and together with the Class A Borrowing Base Deficiency, the Class B-I Borrowing Base Deficiency and the Class B-II Borrowing Base Deficiency, a “Borrowing Base Deficiency”), the Borrower shall pay to the Class A Funding Agent, Class B-I Funding Agent and/or the Class B-II Funding Agent, as applicable, for the account of its Lender Group the amount of any such excess (to be applied to the reduction of the applicable Advances ratably among all applicable Lender Groups based on their Lender Group Percentages to the extent necessary to cure such Borrowing Base Deficiency), together with accrued but unpaid interest on the amount required to be so prepaid to the date of such prepayment and any Liquidation Fee in connection with such prepayment if such prepayment is not made on a Payment Date.     


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    Section 2.10.    [Reserved].
    Section 2.11.    Interest. The makers of the Advances shall be entitled to the applicable Interest Distribution Amount payable on each Payment Date in accordance with Section 2.7(B).
    Section 2.12.    Breakage Costs; Liquidation Fees; Increased Costs; Capital Adequacy; Illegality; Additional Indemnifications.
    (A)    Breakage Costs and Liquidation Fees. (i) If any Advance is not made on the date specified by the Borrower for any reason other than default by the Lenders, the Borrower hereby agrees to pay Breakage Costs, if any, and (ii) the Borrower agrees to pay all Liquidation Fees associated with a reduction of the principal balance of a Class A Advance or Class B Advance at any time. The Borrower shall not be responsible for any Liquidation Fees or any other loss, cost, or expenses arising at the time of, and arising solely as a result of, any assignment made pursuant to Section 10.8 and the reallocation of any portion of a Class A Advance or Class B Advance of the applicable Lender making such assignment unless, in each case, such assignment is requested by the Borrower.
    (B)    Increased Costs. If any Change in Law (a) shall subject any Lender, the Administrative Agent or any Affiliate thereof (each of which, an “Affected Party”) to any Taxes (other than (x) Indemnified Taxes, (y) Taxes described in clauses (ii) through (iv) of the definition of Excluded Taxes and (z) Connection Income Taxes) on its loans, loan principal, commitments, or other obligations, or its deposits, reserves, other liabilities or capital attributable thereto, (b) shall impose, modify or deem applicable any reserve requirement (including any reserve requirement imposed by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System), special deposit or similar requirement against assets of, deposits with or for the account of, or credit extended by, any Affected Party, or (c) shall impose any other condition affecting the Collateral or the rights of any Lender and the Administrative Agent hereunder, the result of which is to increase the cost to any Affected Party under this Agreement or to reduce the amount of any sum received or receivable by an Affected Party under this Agreement, then on the next Payment Date after written demand by such Affected Party, such Affected Party shall receive such additional amount or amounts as will compensate such Affected Party for such additional or increased cost incurred or such reduction suffered to the extent such additional or increased costs or reduction are incurred or suffered in connection with the Collateral, any obligation to make Advances hereunder, any of the rights of such Lender or the Administrative Agent hereunder, or any payment made hereunder in accordance with Section 2.7(B); provided, that the Borrower shall not be required to compensate such Affected Party for any portion of such additional or increased cost or such reduction that is incurred more than one hundred eighty (180) days prior to any such demand (except that, if the event giving rise to such additional or increased cost or such reduction is retroactive, then the 180-day period referred to above shall be extended to include the period of retroactive effect thereof).
    (C)    Capital Adequacy. If any Change in Law has or would have the effect of reducing the rate of return on the capital of any Affected Party as a consequence of its obligations hereunder or arising in connection herewith to a level below that which any such Affected Party could have achieved but for such Change in Law (taking into consideration the policies of such
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Affected Party with respect to capital adequacy) by an amount deemed by such Affected Party to be material, then from time to time, then on the next Payment Date after written demand by such Affected Party (which demand shall be accompanied by a statement setting forth the basis for such demand), such Affected Party shall receive such additional amount or amounts as will compensate such Affected Party for such reduction in accordance with Section 2.7(B); provided, that the Borrower shall not be required to compensate such Affected Party for any portion of such additional amount or amounts that are incurred more than one hundred eighty (180) days prior to any such demand (except that, if the event giving rise to such additional amount or amounts is retroactive, then the 180-day period referred to above shall be extended to include the period of retroactive effect thereof).
    (D)    Compensation. If as a result of any event or circumstance similar to those described in Section 2.12(A), 2.12(B), or 2.12(C), any Affected Party is required to compensate a bank or other financial institution providing liquidity support, credit enhancement or other similar support to such Affected Party in connection with this Agreement or the funding or maintenance of Advances hereunder, then on the next Payment Date after written demand by such Affected Party, such Affected Party shall receive such additional amount or amounts as may be necessary to reimburse such Affected Party for any amounts paid by it; provided, that the Borrower shall not be required to compensate such Affected Party for any portion of such additional amount or amounts that are incurred more than one hundred eighty (180) days prior to any such demand (except that, if the event giving rise to such additional amount or amounts is retroactive, then the 180-day period referred to above shall be extended to include the period of retroactive effect thereof).
    (E)    Calculation. In determining any amount provided for in this Section 2.12, the Affected Party may use any reasonable averaging and attribution methods. Any Affected Party making a claim under this Section 2.12 shall submit to the Borrower a certificate as to such additional or increased cost or reduction, which certificate shall be conclusive absent manifest error.















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    Section 2.13.    Payments and Computations. (A) The Borrower (through the Paying Agent pursuant to Section 2.7(B) and as otherwise permitted in this Agreement) shall make each payment and prepayment hereunder and under the Advances in respect of principal, interest, expenses, indemnities, fees or other Obligations due from the Borrower not later than 4:00 P.M. (New York City time) on the day when due in U.S. Dollars to the related Funding Agent at its address referred to in Section 10.3 or to such account provided by such Funding Agent in immediately available, same-day funds. Payments on Obligations may also be made by application of funds in the Collection Account or the Takeout Transaction Account as provided in Section 2.7(B), as applicable. All computations of interest for Advances shall be made by the related Funding Agent, who shall notify the Facility Administrator, the Borrower and the Administrative Agent of any determination thereof on or prior to the payment thereof pursuant to Section 2.7(B), as applicable. All computations of interest for Advances made under the Base Rate shall be made by the applicable Funding Agent on the basis of a year of 365 or 366 days, as the case may be, and actual days elapsed (including the first day but excluding the last day) occurring in the period for which such interest is payable. All other computations of fees and interest provided hereunder shall be made on the basis of a 360-day year and actual days elapsed (including the first day but excluding the last day) occurring in the period for which such interest is payable. Notwithstanding the foregoing, each determination by a Funding Agent of an interest rate hereunder shall be subject to the approval of the Administrative Agent.
    (B)    All payments to be made in respect of fees, if any, due to the Administrative Agent from the Borrower hereunder shall be made on the date when due without presentment, demand, protest or notice of any kind, all of which are hereby expressly waived by the Borrower, and without setoff, counterclaim or other deduction of any nature (other than with respect to Taxes pursuant to Section 2.17), and an action therefor shall immediately accrue. The Borrower agrees that, to the extent there are insufficient funds in the Administrative Agent’s Account, to make any payment under this clause (B) when due, the Borrower shall immediately pay to the Administrative Agent all amounts due that remain unpaid.
    Section 2.14.    Payment on Non-Business Days. Whenever any payment hereunder or under the Advances shall be stated to be due on a day other than a Business Day, such payment shall be made on the next succeeding Business Day, and such extension of time shall in such case be included in the computation of payment of interest.
    Section 2.15.    [Reserved].
    Section 2.16.    Extension of the Scheduled Commitment Termination Date or Facility Maturity Date. No earlier than ninety (90) days, and no later than sixty (60) days, prior to the then Scheduled Commitment Termination Date or Facility Maturity Date, the Borrower may deliver written notice to the Administrative Agent and each Funding Agent requesting an extension of such Scheduled Commitment Termination Date or Facility Maturity Date, as applicable. The Administrative Agent shall respond to such request no later than thirty (30) days following the date of its receipt of such request, indicating whether it is considering such request and preliminary conditions precedent to any extension of the Scheduled Commitment Termination Date or the Facility Maturity Date, as applicable, as the Administrative Agent determines to include in such response. The Administrative Agent’s failure to respond to a
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request delivered by the Borrower pursuant to this Section 2.16 shall not be deemed to constitute any agreement by the Administrative Agent to any such extension. The granting of any extension of the Scheduled Commitment Termination Date or the Facility Maturity Date, as applicable, requested by the Borrower shall be in the mutual discretion of the Borrower and the Administrative Agent (on behalf of the Lenders with the consent of all Lender Groups).
    Section 2.17.    Taxes.
    (A)    Defined Terms. For purposes of this Section 2.17 the term “applicable Law” includes FATCA.
    (B)    Payments Free of Taxes. Any and all payments by or on account of any obligation of the Borrower under any Transaction Document shall be made without deduction or withholding for any Taxes, except as required by applicable Law. If any applicable Law (as determined in the good faith discretion of an applicable withholding agent) requires the deduction or withholding of any Tax from any such payment by a withholding agent, then the applicable withholding agent shall be entitled to make such deduction or withholding and shall timely pay the full amount deducted or withheld to the relevant Governmental Authority in accordance with applicable Law and, if such Tax is an Indemnified Tax, then the sum payable by the Borrower shall be increased as necessary so that after such deduction or withholding has been made (including such deductions and withholdings applicable to additional sums payable under this Section) the applicable Recipient receives an amount equal to the sum it would have received had no such deduction or withholding been made.
    (C)    Payment of Other Taxes by the Borrower. The Borrower shall timely pay to the relevant Governmental Authority in accordance with applicable Law, or at the option of a Funding Agent timely reimburse it for the payment of, any Other Taxes.
    (D)    Indemnification by the Borrower. The Borrower shall indemnify each Recipient, within ten days after demand therefor, for the full amount of any Indemnified Taxes (including Indemnified Taxes imposed or asserted on or attributable to amounts payable under this Section) payable or paid by such Recipient or required to be withheld or deducted from a payment to such Recipient and any reasonable expenses arising therefrom or with respect thereto, whether or not such Indemnified Taxes were correctly or legally imposed or asserted by the relevant Governmental Authority. A certificate as to the amount of such payment or liability delivered to the Borrower by a Recipient (with a copy to each Funding Agent), or by a Funding Agent on its own behalf or on behalf of a Recipient, shall be conclusive absent manifest error.
    (E)    Indemnification by the Lenders. Each Non-Conduit Lender shall severally indemnify each Funding Agent, within ten days after demand therefor, for (i) any Indemnified Taxes attributable to such Non-Conduit Lender (but only to the extent that the Borrower has not already indemnified such Funding Agent for such Indemnified Taxes and without limiting the obligation of the Borrower to do so), and (ii) any Excluded Taxes attributable to such Non-Conduit Lender, in each case, that are payable or paid by a Funding Agent in connection with any Transaction Document, and any reasonable expenses arising therefrom or with respect thereto, whether or not such Taxes were correctly or legally imposed or asserted by the relevant
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Governmental Authority. A certificate as to the amount of such payment or liability delivered to any Non-Conduit Lender by its Funding Agent shall be conclusive absent manifest error. Each Non-Conduit Lender hereby authorizes its Funding Agent to set off and apply any and all amounts at any time owing to such Non-Conduit Lender under any Transaction Document or otherwise payable by such Funding Agent to the Non-Conduit Lender from any other source against any amount due to such Funding Agent under this paragraph (E).
    (F)    Evidence of Payments. As soon as practicable after any payment of Taxes by the Borrower to a Governmental Authority pursuant to this Section 2.17, the Borrower shall deliver to each Funding Agent the original or a certified copy of a receipt issued by such Governmental Authority evidencing such payment, a copy of the return reporting such payment or other evidence of such payment reasonably satisfactory to such Funding Agent.
    (G)    Status of Recipients. (i) Any Recipient that is entitled to an exemption from or reduction of withholding Tax with respect to payments made under any Transaction Document shall deliver to the Borrower, the Paying Agent and the related Funding Agent, at the time or times reasonably requested by the Borrower, the Paying Agent or such Funding Agent, such properly completed and executed documentation reasonably requested by the Borrower, the Paying Agent or such Funding Agent as will permit such payments to be made without withholding or at a reduced rate of withholding. In addition, any Recipient, if reasonably requested by the Borrower, the Paying Agent or the related Funding Agent, shall deliver such other documentation prescribed by applicable Law or reasonably requested by the Borrower, the Paying Agent or such Funding Agent as will enable the Borrower, the Paying Agent or such Funding Agent to determine whether or not such Recipient is subject to backup withholding or information reporting requirements. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the preceding two sentences, the completion, execution and submission of such documentation (other than such documentation set forth in clauses (ii)(a), (ii)(b) and (ii)(d) below) shall not be required if in the Recipient’s reasonable judgment such completion, execution or submission would subject such Recipient to any material unreimbursed cost or expense or would materially prejudice the legal or commercial position of such Recipient.
    (ii)    Without limiting the generality of the foregoing,
    (a)    any Recipient that is a U.S. Person shall deliver to the Borrower, the Paying Agent and the related Funding Agent on or prior to the date on which such Recipient becomes a Recipient under this Agreement (and from time to time thereafter upon the reasonable request of the Borrower, the Paying Agent or such Funding Agent), executed originals of Internal Revenue Service Form W-9 certifying that such Recipient is exempt from U.S. federal backup withholding tax;
    (b)    any Recipient that is not a U.S. Person shall, to the extent it is legally entitled to do so, deliver to the Borrower, the Paying Agent and the related Funding Agent (in such number of copies as shall be requested by the Borrower, the Paying Agent or such Funding Agent) on or prior to the date on which such Recipient becomes a Recipient under this Agreement (and from time to time thereafter upon the reasonable
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request of the Borrower, the Paying Agent or such Funding Agent), whichever of the following is applicable:
    (1)    in the case of a Recipient claiming the benefits of an income tax treaty to which the United States is a party (x) with respect to payments of interest under any Transaction Document, executed originals of Internal Revenue Service Form W-8BEN or W-8BEN-E establishing an exemption from, or reduction of, U.S. federal withholding Tax pursuant to the “interest” article of such tax treaty and (y) with respect to any other applicable payments under any Transaction Document, Internal Revenue Service Form W-8BEN or W-8BEN-E establishing an exemption from, or reduction of, U.S. federal withholding Tax pursuant to the “business profits” or “other income” article of such tax treaty;
    (2)    executed copies of Internal Revenue Service Form W-8ECI;
    (3)    in the case of a Recipient claiming the benefits of the exemption for portfolio interest under Section 881(c) of the Internal Revenue Code, (x) a certificate to the effect that such Recipient is not a “bank” within the meaning of Section 881(c)(3)(A) of the Internal Revenue Code, a “10 percent shareholder” of the Borrower within the meaning of Section 881(c)(3)(B) of the Internal Revenue Code, or a “controlled foreign corporation” related to the Borrower as described in Section 881(c)(3)(C) of the Internal Revenue Code (a “U.S. Tax Compliance Certificate”) and (y) executed originals of Internal Revenue Service Form W-8BEN or W-8BEN-E; or
    (4)    to the extent a Recipient is not the beneficial owner, executed originals of Internal Revenue Service Form W-8IMY, accompanied by Internal Revenue Service Form W-8ECI, Internal Revenue Service Form W-8BEN or W-8BEN-E, a U.S. Tax Compliance Certificate, Internal Revenue Service Form W-9, and/or other certification documents from each beneficial owner, as applicable; provided that if the Recipient is a partnership and one or more direct or indirect partners of such Recipient are claiming the portfolio interest exemption, such Recipient may provide a U.S. Tax Compliance Certificate on behalf of each such direct and indirect partner;
    (c)    any Recipient which is not a U.S. Person shall, to the extent it is legally entitled to do so, deliver to the Borrower, the Paying Agent and the related Funding Agent (in such number of copies as shall be requested by the recipient) on or prior to the date on which such Recipient becomes a Recipient under this Agreement (and from time to time thereafter upon the reasonable request of the Borrower, the Paying Agent or such Funding Agent), executed originals of any other form prescribed by applicable Law as a basis for claiming exemption from or a reduction in U.S. federal withholding Tax, duly completed, together with such supplementary documentation as may be prescribed by applicable Law to permit the Borrower, the Paying Agent or such Funding Agent to determine the withholding or deduction required to be made; and
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    (d)    if a payment made to a Recipient under any Transaction Document would be subject to U.S. federal withholding Tax imposed by FATCA if such Recipient were to fail to comply with the applicable reporting requirements of FATCA (including those contained in Section 1471(b) or 1472(b) of the Internal Revenue Code, as applicable), such Recipient shall deliver to the Borrower, the Paying Agent and the related Funding Agent at the time or times prescribed by Law and at such time or times reasonably requested by the Borrower, the Paying Agent or such Funding Agent such documentation prescribed by applicable Law (including as prescribed by Section 1471(b)(3)(C)(i) of the Internal Revenue Code) and such additional documentation reasonably requested by the Borrower, the Paying Agent or such Funding Agent as may be necessary for the Borrower, the Paying Agent and such Funding Agent to comply with their obligations under FATCA and to determine that such Recipient has complied with such Recipient’s obligations under FATCA or to determine the amount, if any, to deduct and withhold from such payment. Solely for purposes of this clause (d), “FATCA” shall include any amendments made to FATCA after the date of this Agreement.
Each Recipient agrees that if any form or certification it previously delivered expires or becomes obsolete or inaccurate in any respect, it shall update such form or certification or promptly notify the Borrower, the Paying Agent and the related Funding Agent in writing of its legal inability to do so.
    (H)    Forms for Paying Agent. The Administrative Agent and each Funding Agent shall deliver to the Paying Agent on or before the first Payment Date, executed originals of Internal Revenue Service Form W-9 or W-8, as applicable, certifying that the Administrative Agent or such Funding Agent is exempt from U.S. federal backup withholding tax. The Administrative Agent and each Funding Agent agrees that if such Internal Revenue Service Form previously delivered expires or becomes obsolete or inaccurate in any respect, it shall update such form or promptly notify the Paying Agent and the Borrower in writing of its legal inability to do so.
    (I)    Treatment of Certain Refunds. If any party determines, in its sole discretion exercised in good faith, that it has received a refund of any Taxes as to which it has been indemnified pursuant to this Section 2.17 (including by the payment of additional amounts pursuant to this Section 2.17), it shall pay to the indemnifying party an amount equal to such refund (but only to the extent of indemnity payments made under this Section with respect to the Taxes giving rise to such refund), net of all out-of-pocket expenses (including Taxes) of such indemnified party and without interest (other than any interest paid by the relevant Governmental Authority with respect to such refund). Such indemnifying party, upon the request of such indemnified party, shall repay to such indemnified party the amount paid over pursuant to this paragraph (I) (plus any penalties, interest or other charges imposed by the relevant Governmental Authority) in the event that such indemnified party is required to repay such refund to such Governmental Authority. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this paragraph (I), in no event will the indemnified party be required to pay any amount to an indemnifying party pursuant to this paragraph (I) the payment of which would place the indemnified party in a less favorable net after-Tax position than the indemnified party would have been in if the Tax subject to indemnification and giving rise to such refund had not been deducted, withheld or otherwise imposed and the indemnification payments or additional amounts with respect to such Tax had
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never been paid. This paragraph shall not be construed to require any indemnified party to make available its Tax returns (or any other information relating to its Taxes that it deems confidential) to the indemnifying party or any other Person.
    (J)    Survival. Each party’s obligations under this Section 2.17 shall survive the resignation or replacement of a Funding Agent or any assignment of rights by, or the replacement of, a Lender, the termination of the Commitments and the repayment, satisfaction or discharge of all obligations under any Transaction Document.
    Section 2.18.    Request for Borrowing Exceeding Aggregate Commitment.
(A)     Notice. The Borrower may, from time to time during the Availability Period, prior to the issuance of a Notice of Borrowing, send a written notice to the Administrative Agent and each Lender Group setting forth the Borrower’s intent to request a borrowing that will cause the Aggregate Outstanding Advances to exceed the Aggregate Commitment (but not the Maximum Facility Amount) then in effect. Such notice shall be sent no later than five (5) Business Days prior to the date on which the Borrower intends to send the related Notice of Borrowing and shall set forth the amount by which the sum of the Aggregate Outstanding Advances (after giving effect to such borrowing) will exceed the Aggregate Commitment and the related Funding Date.
(B)     Approval/Disapproval. Upon receipt of the notice described in Section 2.18(A) by the Funding Agents, each Funding Agent shall, no later than five (5) Business Days after receipt thereof, obtain the written approval or disapproval of each Non-Conduit Lender in the related Lender Group regarding the requested Advances, which approval shall be granted or not granted in the sole discretion of the Non-Conduit Lenders. If the making of the requested Advances is approved, the Borrower shall, in accordance with procedures set forth in Section 2.4, send the related Notice of Borrowing. Any approved Advances to be made by the Lenders in the related Lender Group shall be funded within such Lender Group pursuant to any allocation as agreed to by all of the members of such Lender Group. If the making of the requested Advances is not approved, then the Borrower shall, prior to sending its Notice of Borrowing, modify the same in a manner sufficient to ensure that the requested borrowing does not cause the Aggregate Outstanding Advances to exceed the Aggregate Commitment then in effect, as applicable.
(C)     Commitment. For the avoidance of doubt, if the making of an Advance by a Lender Group that would cause the Aggregate Outstanding Advances to exceed the Aggregate Commitment, as applicable, is approved, each Non-Conduit Lender’s Commitment shall be increased solely to the extent such Non-Conduit Lender approved the Advance. Each Non-Conduit Lender’s Commitment shall otherwise remain as set forth on Exhibit E unless increased and/or reduced from time to time in accordance with Section 2.6 or amended in connection with assignments made by a Non-Conduit Lender pursuant to Section 10.8. Moreover, the Borrower must go through the procedures described in Sections 2.18(A) and (B) each time a request for an Advance is made which would cause the sum of all outstanding Advances to exceed the Aggregate Commitment, as applicable.
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(D)     Nothing set forth in this Section 2.18 requires a Conduit Lender to make any Advance; provided, however, a Conduit Lender may, in its sole discretion, make the Advance requested pursuant to this Section 2.18 for its Lender Group. Any Advance approved pursuant to this Section 2.18 shall be made pursuant to and in accordance with Sections 2.2 and 2.4.
Article III

Conditions of Lending and Closing
    Section 3.1.    Conditions Precedent to Original Closing. The following conditions shall be satisfied on or before the Original Closing Date:
    (A)    Closing Documents. The Administrative Agent shall have received each of the following documents, in form and substance satisfactory to Administrative Agent, duly executed, and each such document shall be in full force and effect, and all consents, waivers and approvals necessary for the consummation of the transactions contemplated thereby shall have been obtained:
(i)this Agreement;
(ii)a Loan Note for each Lender Group that has requested the same;
(iii)the Contribution Agreement;
(iv)the Sale and Contribution Agreement;
(v)the SAP Contribution Agreement;
(vi)the Security Agreement;
(vii)the Pledge Agreement;
(viii)the Subsidiary Guaranty;
(ix)the Facility Administration Agreement;
(x)the Verification Agent Agreement;
(xi)the Parent Guaranty;
(xii)the Tax Equity Investor Consents;
(xiii)each Fee Letter;
(xiv)the Verification Agent Fee Letter; and
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(xv)the Paying Agent Fee Letter.
    (B)    Secretary’s Certificates. The Administrative Agent shall have received: (i) a certificate from the Assistant Secretary of the Verification Agent, and the Paying Agent, (ii) a certificate from the Secretary of each of the Parent, Intermediate Holdco, Financing Fund Seller, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members, SAP, the Borrower and each Affiliate thereof that is party to a Transaction Document (a) attesting to the resolutions of such Person’s members, managers or other governing body authorizing its execution, delivery, and performance of this Agreement and the other Transaction Documents to which it is a party, (b) authorizing specific Responsible Officers for such Person to execute the same, and (c) attesting to the incumbency and signatures of such specific Responsible Officers; (iii) copies of governing documents, as amended, modified, or supplemented prior to the Original Closing Date of each of the Parent, Intermediate Holdco, Financing Fund Seller, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members, SAP, the Borrower and each Affiliate thereof that is party to a Transaction Document, in each case certified by a Responsible Officer of such Person; and (iv) a certificate of status with respect to each of the Parent, Intermediate Holdco, Financing Fund Seller, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members, SAP, the Borrower and each Affiliate thereof that is party to a Transaction Document dated within fifteen (15) days of the Original Closing Date, such certificate to be issued by the appropriate officer of the jurisdiction of organization of such entity, which certificate shall indicate that such entity is in good standing in such jurisdiction.
    (C)    Legal Opinions. The Administrative Agent shall have received customary opinions from (i) counsel (which may be in-house counsel) to Paying Agent and Verification Agent addressing authorization and enforceability of the Transaction Documents and other corporate matters and (ii) counsel to the Parent, Intermediate Holdco, Financing Fund Seller, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members, SAP, the Borrower and each Affiliate thereof that is party to a Transaction Document addressing (a) authorization and enforceability of the Transaction Documents and other corporate matters, (b) security interest and UCC matters, (c) substantive consolidation matters and (d) true sale matters.
    (D)    No Material Adverse Effect. Since December 31, 2018 there has been no Material Adverse Effect.
    (E)    Know Your Customer Information. The Administrative Agent and the Paying Agent shall have received all documentation and other information required by regulatory authorities under applicable “Know Your Customer” and anti-money laundering rules and regulations, including the Patriot Act.
    (F)    Payment of Fees. The Borrower shall have paid all fees previously agreed in writing to be paid on or prior to the Original Closing Date.
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    (G)    Evidence of Insurance. The Administrative Agent shall have received certification evidencing coverage under the insurance policies referred to in Section 5.1(L).
    (H)    [Reserved].
    (I)    [Reserved].
    (J)    Taxes. The Administrative Agent shall have received a certificate from the Borrower that all sales, use and property taxes, and any other taxes in connection with any period prior to the Original Closing Date, that are due and owing with respect to each Solar Asset and/or Solar Asset Owner Member Interest have been paid or provided for by the Parent.
    (K)    Closing Date Certificate of the Borrower. The Administrative Agent shall have received a certificate of a Responsible Officer of the Borrower (in his or her capacity as such) in form satisfactory to Administrative Agent certifying that its representations and warranties set forth in the Transaction Documents to which it is a party are true and correct in all material respects as of the Original Closing Date (except to the extent such representations and warranties expressly relate to any earlier date, in which case such representations and warranties shall be true and correct in all material respects as of such earlier date).
    (L)    UCC Search Results. Administrative Agent shall have received the results of a recent search of all effective UCC financing statements (or equivalent filings) made with respect to the Assignors, Financing Fund Seller, the Borrower, SAP, the Managing Members and the Financing Funds in all appropriate jurisdictions together with copies of all such filings disclosed by such search.
    (M)    UCC Financing Statements. The Borrower shall have duly filed proper financing statements (or the equivalent thereof in any applicable foreign jurisdiction, as applicable), on or before the Original Closing Date, under the UCC with the Delaware Secretary of State and any other applicable filing office in any applicable jurisdiction that the Administrative Agent deems necessary or desirable in order to perfect the Administrative Agent’s interests in the Collateral. The Borrower shall have filed proper financing statement amendments (or the equivalent thereof in any applicable foreign jurisdiction, as applicable), if any, necessary to release all security interests and other rights of any Person in the Collateral previously granted by the Borrower or any of its affiliates.
    (N)    Accounts. The Administrative Agent shall have received evidence reasonably satisfactory to it that the Collection Account, the Supplemental Reserve Account, the Liquidity Reserve Account, the SAP Revenue Account, the Takeout Transaction Account and the Borrower’s Account have been established.
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    (O)    Tax Equity Facility Due Diligence. The Administrative Agent shall be satisfied with the results of any due diligence of the Financing Funds, the SAP Financing Documents, the Tax Equity Financing Documents and the transactions contemplated by the SAP Financing Documents and Tax Equity Financing Documents, including receipt of fully executed Tax Equity Financing Documents and any related Tax Loss Insurance Policy, in its sole discretion.
    Section 3.2.    Conditions Precedent to All Advances. (A) Except as otherwise expressly provided below, the obligation of each Non-Conduit Lender to make or participate in each Advance (including the initial Advances made on the Original Closing Date) shall be subject, at the time thereof, to the satisfaction of the following conditions:
    (i)    Funding Documents. The Administrative Agent and each Funding Agent shall have received, no later than two (2) Business Days prior to the Funding Date, a completed Notice of Borrowing and a Borrowing Base Certificate, each in form and substance satisfactory to the Administrative Agent.
    (ii)    Solar Assets. All conditions to the acquisition of Solar Assets by the respective Financing Fund under the applicable Tax Equity Financing Documents have been satisfied, and all conditions to the acquisition of Solar Assets by the applicable Assignors, the applicable Seller, the Borrower and SAP under the Contribution Agreements, the Sale and Contribution Agreement, the SAP Contribution Agreement and the SAP NTP Financing Documents, as applicable, have been satisfied.    
    (iii)    Managing Members. All conditions to the acquisition of Managing Members by the Borrower under the Sale and Contribution Agreement and Section 3.3 shall have been satisfied.
    (iv)    Representations and Warranties. All of the representations and warranties of the Borrower, the Assignors, the Sellers, TEP Resources, the Parent and the initial Facility Administrator contained in this Agreement or any other Transaction Document that relate to the eligibility of the Solar Assets shall be true and correct as of the Funding Date and all other representations and warranties of the Borrower, the Assignors, the Sellers, TEP Resources, the Parent, the Managing Members, SAP, and the initial Facility Administrator contained in this Agreement or any other Transaction Document shall be true and correct in all material respects (except for those representations and warranties that are qualified by materiality, in which case such representations and warranties shall be true and correct in all respects) as of the Funding Date (or such earlier date or period specifically stated in such representation or warranty).
    (v)    No Defaults; Solvency. The Administrative Agent shall have received a certification that no Amortization Event, Event of Default, Potential Amortization Event or Potential Default has occurred and is continuing or would result from any borrowing of any Advance or from the application of the proceeds therefrom and after giving effect to such Advance or from the application of the proceeds therefrom, the Borrower will be Solvent.
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    (vi)    Verification Agent Certificate. The Administrative Agent shall have received the A-1 Verification Agent Certification (or, in respect of the initial Advance, the Original Closing Date Verification Agent Certification) in respect of the Solar Assets from the Verification Agent pursuant to the Verification Agent Agreement.
    (vii)    Hedge Requirements. The Borrower shall be in compliance with all applicable Hedge Requirements.
    (viii)    Liquidity Reserve. The amount on deposit in the Liquidity Reserve Account shall not be less than the Liquidity Reserve Account Required Balance, taking into account the application of the proceeds of the Advances on the Funding Date.
    (ix)        Aggregate Commitment/No Borrowing Base Deficiency. After giving effect to such Advance, the Aggregate Outstanding Advances shall not exceed the Aggregate Commitment in effect as of such Funding Date unless the Borrower shall have, pursuant to the procedures set forth in Section 2.18, received the written approval of the Non-Conduit Lenders with respect to such Advance, such approval to be granted by each Non-Conduit Lender in its sole discretion. After giving effect to such Advance, there should not exist a Class A Borrowing Base Deficiency, Class B-I Borrowing Base Deficiency or a Class B-II Borrowing Base Deficiency.
    (x)         Availability Period. The Commitment Termination Date shall not have occurred, nor shall it occur as a result of making such Advance, nor has the Availability Period ended.
    (xi)        Updated Schedules. The Borrower shall have provided the Administrative Agent an updated Schedule IV, an updated Schedule V, an updated Schedule VI and an updated Schedule VII to reflect the Scheduled Hedged SREC Payments, Scheduled Host Customer Payments, Scheduled PBI Payments and Scheduled Managing Member Distributions as of such Funding Date.
    (xii)    Other Documents. The Borrower shall have provided the Administrative Agent with all documents reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent related to the Solar Assets being financed by the Borrower (indirectly through its ownership of the Solar Asset Owner Member Interests) on such Funding Date.
    (xiii)     Class B Advances. With respect to the Class B Advances, the Class A Lenders shall have funded the requested Class A Advances on such Funding Date.
    (B)    Each Notice of Borrowing submitted by the Borrower after the Original Closing Date shall be deemed to be a representation and warranty that the conditions specified in this Section 3.2 have been satisfied on and as of the date of the applicable Notice of Borrowing.


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    Section 3.3.    Conditions Precedent to Acquisition of Additional Managing Members. As a condition to the Borrower's acquisition of a Managing Member after the Original Closing Date:
(A)    the Borrower shall have provided the Administrative Agent with all documents reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent related to the such Managing Member and the related Financing Fund; and
(B)     the Administrative Agent, the Majority Lenders and the Majority Class B Lenders shall have consented to the Borrower's acquisition of such Managing Member, in each case, in their reasonable discretion; provided, that consent by the Majority Class B Lenders shall not be unreasonably withheld, conditioned or delayed if otherwise approved by the Majority Lenders; provided, further, that if the Majority Class B Lenders have not affirmatively disapproved such transaction in writing within five (5) Business Days of receiving drafts of the relevant financing fund limited liability company agreement, master purchase agreement and tax loss insurance policy that are, in each case, considered by the Administrative Agent to be substantially final and the Majority Lenders have otherwise approved such transaction, such transaction shall be deemed approved by the Majority Class B Lenders). The Administrative Agent and the Lenders shall use their best efforts to provide the consent required by this clause (B) (or confirm their affirmative disapproval of such transaction) within five (5) Business Days of receiving drafts of the relevant financing fund limited liability company agreement, master purchase agreement and tax loss insurance policy that are, in each case, considered by the Administrative Agent to be substantially final.






















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    Section 3.4.    Conditions Precedent to Amendment and Restatement. The following conditions shall be satisfied on or before the Amendment and Restatement Date:
    (A)    Amendment and Restatement Documents.1 The Administrative Agent shall have received each of the following documents (the “Amendment and Restatement Documents”), in form and substance satisfactory to Administrative Agent, duly executed, and each such document shall be in full force and effect, and all consents, waivers and approvals necessary for the consummation of the transactions contemplated thereby shall have been obtained:
(i)this Agreement;
(ii)the Master SAP Contribution Agreement;
(iii)the Sale and Contribution Agreement;
(iv)that certain Assignment and Assumption Agreement, dated as of the Amendment and Restatement Date, by and between Funding Fund Seller as assignor, SAP Seller as assignee, and consented and agreed to by the Borrower;
(v)that certain Amended and Restated Master Distribution Agreement, dated as of the Amendment and Restatement Date, by and among SAP, Borrower, TEP Resources and SAP Seller;
(vi)that certain Assignment and Assumption Agreement, dated as of the Amendment and Restatement Date, by and between Funding Fund Seller as assignor, SAP Seller as assignee, and consented and agreed to by the Borrower, TEP Resources and SAP;
(vii)the TEP OpCo Contribution Agreement;
(viii)that certain Amended and Restated TEP IV-C Contribution Agreement, dated as of the Amendment and Restatement Date, by and among the Assignors and Financing Fund Seller, related to TEP IV-C;
(ix)that certain Amended and Restated TEP IV-E Contribution Agreement, dated as of the Amendment and Restatement Date by and among the Assignors and Financing Fund Seller, related to TEP IV-E;
(x)that certain Returned Project Distribution Agreement, dated as of the Amendment and Restatement Date, by and between SAP Seller and Financing Fund Seller;
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(xi)that certain Omnibus Ratification and Reaffirmation Agreement, dated as of the Amendment and Restatement Date, by and among TEP Resources, the Borrower, the Managing Members, SAP, and the Administrative Agent;
(xii)the Parent Guaranty;
(xiii)that certain TEP Developer Contribution Agreement, dated as of the Amendment and Restatement Date, by and between TEP Inventory and SAP Seller; and
(xiv)that certain TEP Resources Distribution Agreement, dated as of the Amendment and Restatement Date, by and between Financing Fund Seller and SAP Seller.
    (B)    Representations and Warranties. All of the representations and warranties of the Parent, the Facility Administrator, Intermediate Holdco, Sunnova Inventory Holdings, Sunnova Inventory Pledgor, TEP Inventory, SAP Seller, Financing Fund Seller, TEP Resources, the Borrower, the Managing Members, and SAP contained herein shall be true and correct in all material respects (except for those representations and warranties that are qualified by materiality, in which case such representations and warranties shall be true and correct in all respects) as of the Amendment and Restatement Date (or such earlier date or period specifically stated in such representation or warranty).
    (C)    Legal Opinions. The Administrative Agent shall have received customary opinions from counsel to the Assignors, the Sellers, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members, SAP, the Borrower and each Affiliate thereof that is party to an Amendment and Restatement Document addressing (i) authorization and enforceability of the Amendment and Restatement Documents and other corporate matters, (ii) security interest and UCC matters, (iii) substantive consolidation matters and (iv) true sale matters.
    (D)    Secretary’s Certificates. The Administrative Agent shall have received: (i) a certificate from the Assistant Secretary of the Paying Agent, (ii) a certificate from the Secretary of each of the Parent, the Facility Administrator, Intermediate Holdco, Sunnova Inventory Holdings, Sunnova Inventory Pledgor, TEP Inventory, SAP Seller, Financing Fund Seller, TEP Resources, the Borrower, the Managing Members, SAP and each Affiliate thereof that is party to a Transaction Document (a) attesting to the resolutions of such Person’s members, managers or other governing body authorizing its execution, delivery, and performance of this Agreement and the other Transaction Documents to which it is a party, (b) authorizing specific Responsible Officers for such Person to execute the same, and (c) attesting to the incumbency and signatures of such specific Responsible Officers; (iii) copies of governing documents, as amended, modified, or supplemented prior to the Amendment and Restatement Date of each of the Parent, Intermediate Holdco, Financing Fund Seller, SAP Seller, TEP Resources, the Borrower, the Managing Members, SAP, Sunnova Inventory Holdings, Sunnova
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Inventory Pledgor, TEP Inventory, the Facility Administrator and each Affiliate thereof that is party to a Transaction Document, in each case certified by a Responsible Officer of such Person; and (iv) a certificate of status with respect to each of the Parent, Intermediate Holdco, Financing Fund Seller, SAP Seller, TEP Resources, the Borrower, the Managing Members, SAP, Sunnova Inventory Holdings, Sunnova Inventory Pledgor, TEP Inventory, the Facility Administrator and each Affiliate thereof that is party to a Transaction Document dated within fifteen (15) days of the Amendment and Restatement Date, such certificate to be issued by the appropriate officer of the jurisdiction of organization of such entity, which certificate shall indicate that such entity is in good standing in such jurisdiction.
    (E)    UCC Search Results. Administrative Agent shall have received the results of a recent search of all effective UCC financing statements (or equivalent filings) made with respect to the Assignors, Financing Fund Seller, SAP Seller, TEP Resources, the Borrower, SAP, the Managing Members and the Financing Funds in all appropriate jurisdictions together with copies of all such filings disclosed by such search.
    (F)    UCC Financing Statements. The Borrower shall have duly filed proper financing statements (or the equivalent thereof in any applicable foreign jurisdiction, as applicable), on or before the Amendment and Restatement Date, under the UCC with the Delaware Secretary of State and any other applicable filing office in any applicable jurisdiction that the Administrative Agent deems necessary or desirable in order to perfect the Administrative Agent’s interests in the Collateral. The Borrower shall have filed proper financing statement amendments (or the equivalent thereof in any applicable foreign jurisdiction, as applicable), if any, necessary to release all security interests and other rights of any Person in the Collateral previously granted by the Borrower or any of its affiliates.
    (G)    Other Documents. The Borrower shall have provided the Administrative Agent with all other documents reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent.










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Article IV

Representations and Warranties
    Section 4.1.    Representations and Warranties of the Borrower. The Borrower represents and warrants to the Administrative Agent and each Lender as of the Original Closing Date, as of each Funding Date, as of the Amendment and Restatement Date, and with respect to paragraphs (A), (B), (F), (G), (I), (K), and (L) through (S) as of each Payment Date, as follows:
    (A)    Organization; Corporate Powers. Each Relevant Party (i) is a duly organized and validly existing limited liability company, in good standing under the laws of the State of Delaware, (ii) has the limited liability company power and authority to own its property and assets and to transact the business in which it is engaged and presently proposes to engage, and (iii) is duly qualified and is authorized to do business in all jurisdictions where it is required to be so qualified or authorized.
    (B)    Authority and Enforceability. Each Relevant Party has the limited liability company or other organizational power and authority to execute, deliver and carry out the terms and provisions of the Transaction Documents to which it is party and has taken all necessary company or other organizational action to authorize the execution, delivery and performance of the Transaction Documents to which it is party. Each Relevant Party has duly executed and delivered each Transaction Document to which it is party and each Transaction Document to which it is party constitutes the legal, valid and binding agreement and obligation of the respective Relevant Party enforceable in accordance with its terms, except to the extent that the enforceability thereof may be limited by applicable bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, moratorium or similar laws generally affecting creditors’ rights and by equitable principles (regardless of whether enforcement is sought in equity or at law).
    (C)    Government Approvals. No order, consent, authorization, approval, license, or validation of, or filing recording, registration with, or exemption by, any Governmental Authority is required to authorize or is required as a condition to: (i) the execution, delivery and performance by a Relevant Party of any Transaction Document to which it is a party or any of its obligations thereunder or (ii) the legality, validity, binding effect or enforceability of any Transaction Document to which such Relevant Party is a party.
    (D)    Litigation. There are no material actions, suits or proceedings, pending or threatened in writing with respect to any Relevant Party.
    (E)    Applicable Law, Contractual Obligations and Organizational Documents. Neither the execution, delivery and performance by any Relevant Party of the Transaction Documents to which it is party nor compliance with the terms and provisions thereof (i) will contravene any provision of any law, statute, rule, regulation, order, writ, injunction or decree of any Governmental Authority applicable to such Relevant Party or its properties and assets, (ii) will conflict with or result in any breach of, any of the terms,
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covenants, conditions or provisions of, or constitute a default under or result in the creation or imposition of (or the obligation to create or impose) any Lien (other than the Liens created pursuant to the Security Agreement, the Pledge Agreement or Permitted Liens) upon any of the property or assets of the Borrower pursuant to the terms of any contract, or (iii) will breach any provision of the certificate of formation or the operating agreement of such Relevant Party and will, for each of subsection (i), (ii) and (iii), result in a Material Adverse Effect.
    (F)    Use of Proceeds. Proceeds of the Class A Advances and the Class B Advances have been used only as permitted under Section 2.3. No part of the proceeds of the Class A Advances or the Class B Advances will be used directly or indirectly to purchase or carry Margin Stock, or to extend credit to others for the purpose of purchasing or carrying any Margin Stock, in violation of any of the provisions of Regulations T, U or X of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. The Borrower is not engaged in the business of extending credit for the purpose of purchasing or carrying any Margin Stock. At no time would more than 25% of the value of the assets of the Borrower that are subject to any “arrangement” (as such term is used in Section 221.2(g) of such Regulation U) hereunder be represented by Margin Stock.
    (G)    Accounts. The names and addresses of the Collection Account, the Supplemental Reserve Account, the Liquidity Reserve Account, the SAP Lockbox Account, the SAP Revenue Account, the Takeout Transaction Account and the Borrower’s Account are specified on Schedule II attached hereto, as updated pursuant to Section 5.1(Q). Other than accounts on Schedule II attached hereto, the Borrower (or, with respect to the SAP Lockbox Account, SAP) does not have any other accounts. The Borrower has directed, or has caused to be directed (i) each Financing Fund, each Managing Member and SAP to make all payments in respect of the Managing Member Distributions and the SAP Distributions, as applicable, to the Collection Account, (ii) all Host Customers related to Solar Assets owned by SAP to make Host Customer Payments to the SAP Lockbox Account and (iii) each Hedged SREC Counterparty to make all Hedged SREC Payments to the Collection Account and, to the extent any payments referred to in clauses (i), (ii) or (iii) are deposited into another account, has caused such payments to be deposited into the Collection Account no later than two (2) Business Days after receipt. The Borrower shall cause (i) SAP to cause all amounts on deposit in the SAP Lockbox Account in excess of an amount to be agreed to by SAP and the Administrative Agent to be swept daily into the SAP Revenue Account pursuant to standing instructions and (ii) the SAP Lockbox Account to at all times be subject to a first priority perfected security interest in favor of the Administrative Agent.
    (H)    ERISA. None of the assets of the Borrower are or, prior to the repayment of all Obligations, will be subject to Title I of ERISA, Section 4975 of the Internal Revenue Code, or, by reason of any investment in the Borrower by any governmental plan, as the case may be, any other federal, state, or local provision similar to Section 406 of ERISA or Section 4975 of the Internal Revenue Code. Neither the Borrower nor any of its ERISA Affiliates has maintained, participated or had any liability in respect to any Plan during the past six (6) years which could reasonably be expected to subject the
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Borrower or any of its ERISA Affiliates to any tax, penalty or other liabilities. No ERISA Event has occurred or is reasonably likely to occur. With respect to any Plan which is a Multi-Employer Plan, no such Multi-Employer Plan is, or to the knowledge of the Relevant Parties reasonably like to occur, in reorganization or insolvent as defined in Title IV of ERISA Borrower and the Lenders, take any.
    (I)    Taxes. Each Relevant Party has timely filed (or had filed on its behalf) all federal state, provincial, territorial, foreign and other Tax returns and reports required to be filed under applicable law, and has timely paid (or had paid on its behalf) all federal state, foreign and other Taxes levied or imposed upon it or its properties, income or assets otherwise due and payable, except those which are being contested in good faith by appropriate actions diligently conducted and for which adequate reserves have been provided in accordance with GAAP. No Lien or similar adverse claim has been filed, and no claim is being asserted, with respect to any such Tax due from any Relevant Party or with respect to any Solar Assets. Any Taxes due and payable by any Relevant Party or its predecessors in interest in connection with the execution and delivery of this Agreement and the other Transaction Documents and the transfers and transactions contemplated hereby or thereby have been paid or shall have been paid if and when due. Except to the extent provided in the Tax Equity Financing Documents, no Relevant Party is liable for Taxes payable by any other Person.
    (J)    Material Agreements. The Borrower has not defaulted under the Transaction Documents, any similar agreements entered into in connection with a Takeout Transaction or any other material agreement to which the Borrower is a party and to the Borrower’s knowledge, there is no breach or default by a counterparty to such Transaction Documents, similar agreements entered into in connection with the Takeout Transaction or any other material agreement to which the Borrower is a party.
    (K)    Accuracy of Information. The written information (other than financial projections, forward looking statements, and information of a general economic or industry specific nature) that has been made available to the Paying Agent, the Verification Agent, the Administrative Agent or any Lender by or on behalf of the Borrower or any Affiliate thereof in connection with the transactions hereunder including any written statement or certificate of factual information, when taken as a whole, does not, when furnished, contain any untrue statement of a material fact or omit to state a material fact necessary in order to make the statements contained therein not materially misleading in the light of the circumstances under which such statements are made (giving effect to all supplements and updates thereto).
    (L)    No Material Adverse Effect. Since the date of delivery of the latest audited financial statements for a fiscal year of SEI pursuant to Section 5.1(A)(i), there has been no Material Adverse Effect.
    (M)    Investment Company Act. No Relevant Party is an “investment company” or an “affiliated person” of or “promoter” or “principal underwriter” for an “investment company” as such terms are defined in the 1940 Act, nor is any Relevant Party otherwise
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subject to regulation thereunder and no Relevant Party relies solely on the exemption from the definition of “investment company” in Section 3(c)(1) and/or 3(c)(7) of the 1940 Act (although such exemptions may be available).
    (N)    Covered Fund. No Relevant Party is a “covered fund” under Section 13 of the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956, as amended
    (O)    Properties; Security Interest. The Borrower has good title to all of its properties and assets necessary in the ordinary conduct of its business, free and clear of Liens other than Permitted Liens and Permitted Equity Liens. Once executed and delivered, the Security Agreement, the Pledge Agreement and the SAP Lockbox Account Control Agreement create, as security for the Obligations, a valid and enforceable and (coupled with this Agreement and the taking of all actions required thereunder and under the Security Agreement, the Pledge Agreement and the SAP Lockbox Account Control Agreement for perfection) perfected security interest in and Lien on all of the Collateral, in favor of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, superior to and prior to the rights of all third persons and subject to no other Liens, except for Permitted Liens.
    (P)    Subsidiaries. The Borrower does not have, and shall not have, any Subsidiaries (other than the Managing Members and SAP), and does not and shall not otherwise own or hold, directly or indirectly, any Capital Stock of any other Person (other than in the case of Capital Stock of the Managing Members and SAP).
    (Q)    Valid Transfer. The Contribution Agreements create a valid sale, transfer or assignment from the applicable Assignor to the related assignee thereunder of all right, title and interest of such Assignor in and to the Conveyed Property in each case conveyed to any assignee thereunder. The Sale and Contribution Agreement creates (i) a valid sale, transfer and/or assignment from SAP Seller to TEP Resources of all right, title and interest of SAP Seller in and to the Conveyed Property in each case conveyed to TEP Resources thereunder, and (ii) a valid sale, transfer and/or assignment from TEP Resources to the Borrower of all right, title and interest of TEP Resources in and to the Conveyed Property in each case conveyed to the Borrower thereunder. The SAP Contribution Agreement creates a valid transfer and/or assignment from the Borrower to SAP of all right title and interest of the Borrower in and to the Conveyed Property in each case conveyed to SAP thereunder.
    (R)    Purchases of Solar Assets. (i) The Borrower has given reasonably equivalent value to TEP Resources (which may include additional Capital Stock in the Borrower) in consideration for the transfer to the Borrower by TEP Resources of the Conveyed Property conveyed to the Borrower under the Sale and Contribution Agreement, and no such transfer has been made for or on account of an antecedent debt owed by TEP Resources to the Borrower; (ii) TEP Resources has given reasonably equivalent value to SAP Seller (which may include additional Capital Stock in TEP Resources) in consideration for the transfer to TEP Resources by SAP Seller of the Conveyed Property conveyed to TEP Resources under the Sale and Contribution
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Agreement, and no such transfer has been made for or on account of an antecedent debt owed by SAP Seller to TEP Resources; and (iii) each related assignee under the Master SAP Contribution Agreement has given reasonably equivalent value to the applicable Assignor thereunder (which may include additional Capital Stock in such assignee) in consideration for the transfer to such assignee by the applicable Assignor of the Conveyed Property conveyed to such assignee under the Master SAP Contribution Agreement, and no such transfer has been made for or on account of an antecedent debt owned by such assignee to the applicable Assignor.
    (S)    OFAC and Patriot Act. Neither any Relevant Party nor, to the knowledge of any Relevant Party, any of its officers, directors or employees appears on the Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List published by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) or is otherwise a person with which any U.S. person is prohibited from dealing under the laws of the United States, unless authorized by OFAC. No Relevant Party conducts business or completes transactions with the governments of, or persons within, any country under economic sanctions administered and enforced by OFAC. No Relevant Party will directly or indirectly use the proceeds from this Agreement, or lend, contribute or otherwise make available such proceeds to any subsidiary, joint venture partner or other person to fund any activities of or business with any person that, at the time of such funding, is the subject of economic sanctions administered or enforced by OFAC, or is in any country or territory that, at the time of such funding or facilitation, is the subject of economic sanctions administered or enforced by OFAC. No Relevant Party is in violation of Executive Order No. 13224 or the Patriot Act.
    (T)    Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. Neither the Relevant Parties nor, to the knowledge of the Relevant Parties, any of its directors, officers, agents or employees, has used any of the proceeds of any Advance (i) for any unlawful contribution, gift, entertainment or other unlawful expense relating to political activity, (ii) to make any direct or indirect unlawful payment to any government official or employee from corporate funds, (iii) to violate any provision of the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act of 1977 or similar law of a jurisdiction in which a Relevant Party conducts its business and to which they are lawfully subject, or (iv) to make any unlawful bribe, rebate, payoff, influence payment, kickback or other unlawful payment.
    (U)    Eligibility. Each Solar Asset listed on the Schedule of Solar Assets most recently delivered to the Administrative Agent was an Eligible Solar Asset as of such date of delivery of such Schedule of Solar Assets.
    (V)    Beneficial Ownership Certification. The information included in any Beneficial Ownership Certification delivered by the Borrower is true and correct in all respects.
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Article V

Covenants
    Section 5.1.    Affirmative Covenants. The Borrower covenants and agrees that, until all Obligations (other than contingent obligations not then due) hereunder have been paid in full and the Commitments have been terminated:
    (A)    Reporting Requirements. The Borrower will furnish to the Administrative Agent and each Lender and, in the case of subclause (v)(a) below and the Paying Agent:
    (i)    within (a) the earlier of (x) one hundred eighty (180) days after the close of each fiscal year of SEI (beginning with the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019) and (y) such earlier period as required by Applicable Law, the unqualified (provided, however explanatory language added to the auditor’s standard report shall not constitute a qualification) audited financial statements for such fiscal year that include the consolidated balance sheet of SEI and its consolidated subsidiaries as of the end of such fiscal year, the related consolidated statements of income, of stockholders’ equity and of cash flows for such fiscal year, in each case, setting forth comparative figures for the preceding fiscal year (it being acknowledged that such requirement with respect to SEI may be satisfied by the filing of the appropriate report on Form 10-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission), and, beginning with the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019, the assets and liabilities of the Parent and the Borrower as of the end of such fiscal year presented in a note or schedule to such financial statements of SEI, and in each case prepared in accordance with GAAP, and audited by a Nationally Recognized Accounting Firm selected by SEI and (b) the earlier of (x) sixty (60) days after the end of each of the first three quarters of its fiscal year and (y) such earlier period as required by Applicable Law, the unaudited consolidated balance sheets and income statements for such fiscal quarter on a year-to-date basis for SEI and its consolidated subsidiaries (it being acknowledged that such requirement with respect to SEI may be satisfied by the filing of the appropriate report on Form 10-Q with the Securities and Exchange Commission);
    (ii)    if, at any time, Sunnova Management is the Facility Administrator, but is not a subsidiary of SEI, within (a) the earlier of (x) 180 days after the end of each of its fiscal years (beginning with the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019) and (y) such earlier period as required by Applicable Law, a copy of the unqualified (provided, however explanatory language added to the auditor’s standard report shall not constitute a qualification) audited consolidated financial statements for such year for Sunnova Management, containing financial statements for such year and prepared by a Nationally Recognized Accounting Firm selected by Sunnova Management and (b) the earlier of (x) sixty (60) days after the end of each of its fiscal quarters and (y) such earlier period as required by Applicable Law, the unaudited consolidated balance sheets and income
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statements for such fiscal quarter on a year-to-date basis for Sunnova Management;
    (iii)    at any time that Sunnova Management is the Facility Administrator, within one hundred eighty (180) days after the end of each of its fiscal years (beginning with the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019), a report prepared by a Qualified Service Provider containing such firm’s conclusions with respect to an examination of certain information relating to Sunnova Management’s compliance with its obligations under the Transaction Documents (including, without limitation, such firm’s conclusions with respect to an examination of the calculations of amounts set forth in certain of Sunnova Management’s reports delivered hereunder and pursuant to the Facility Administration Agreement during the prior calendar year and Sunnova Management’s source records for such amounts), in form and substance satisfactory to the Administrative Agent;
    (iv)    as soon as possible, and in any event within five (5) Business Days, after the Borrower or any of their ERISA Affiliates knows or has reason to know that an ERISA Event has occurred, a certificate of a responsible officer of the Borrower setting forth the details of such ERISA Event, the action that the Borrower or the ERISA Affiliate proposes to take with respect thereto, and, when known, any action taken or threatened by the Internal Revenue Service, Department of Labor or the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation;
    (v)    (a) promptly, and in any event within five (5) Business Days, after a Responsible Officer of any of the Borrower, any Seller, Intermediate Holdco, the Facility Administrator (if it is an Affiliate of the Borrower) or the Parent obtains knowledge thereof, notice of the occurrence of any event that constitutes an Event of Default, a Potential Default, an Amortization Event or a Potential Amortization Event, which notice shall specify the nature thereof, the period of existence thereof and what action the Borrower propose to take with respect thereto and (b) promptly, and in any event within five (5) Business Days after a Responsible Officer of any of the Borrower, any Seller, Intermediate Holdco, the Facility Administrator (if it is an Affiliate of the Borrower) or the Parent obtains knowledge thereof, notice of any other development concerning any litigation, governmental or regulatory proceeding (including environmental law) or labor matter (including ERISA Event) pending or threatened in writing against the (1) Borrower or (2) Parent or SEI that, in the case of this clause (2), individually or in the aggregate, if adversely determined, would reasonably be likely to have a material adverse effect on (1) the ability of the Parent to perform its obligations under the Parent Guaranty, or (2) the business, operations, financial condition, or assets of the SEI or Parent;
    (vi)    promptly, and in any event within five (5) Business Days after a Responsible Officer of any of the Borrower, any Seller, Intermediate Holdco, the Facility Administrator (if it is an Affiliate of the Borrower) or the Parent obtains
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knowledge thereof, notice of the occurrence of any event that constitutes a default, an event of default or any event that would permit the acceleration of any obligation under a Sunnova Credit Facility; and
    (vii)    promptly, and in any event within five (5) Business Days, after receipt thereof by any of the Borrower, any Seller, Intermediate Holdco, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members, the Financing Funds, the Manager (if it is an Affiliate of the Borrower) or the Parent, copies of all material notices, requests, and other documents (excluding regular periodic reports) delivered or received by the Borrower, any Seller, Intermediate Holdco, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members, the Financing Funds, the Manager (if it is an Affiliate of the Borrower) or the Parent under or in connection with the Sale and Contribution Agreement, the SAP Contribution Agreement, the Tax Equity Financing Documents, the SAP NTP Financing Documents or the SAP Financing Documents;
    (viii)    promptly, and in any event within five (5) Business Days, after receipt thereof by any of the Borrower, any Seller, Intermediate Holdco, the Facility Administrator (if it is an Affiliate of the Borrower) or the Parent, copies of all notices and other documents delivered or received by the Borrower with respect to any material tax Liens on Solar Assets (either individually or in the aggregate);
    (ix)    on each Funding Date and on each other day on which SAP or a Financing Fund either acquires or disposes of Solar Assets that is included in the Borrowing Base, an updated Schedule IV, an updated Schedule V, an updated Schedule VI and an updated Schedule VII, in each case, to reflect such acquisition or disposition of Solar Assets on such date;
    (x)    on each Funding Date on which the Borrower acquires a Managing Member from TEP Resources, an updated Schedule VIII to reflect such acquisition of such Managing Member on such date; and
    (xi)    subject to any confidentiality requirements of the Securities and Exchange Commission, promptly after receipt thereof by SEI or any Subsidiary, copies of each notice or other correspondence received from the Securities and Exchange Commission concerning any investigation or possible investigation or other inquiry by such agency regarding financial or other operational results of SEI or any Subsidiary which could reasonably be expected to result in Material Adverse Effect.
    (B)    Solar Asset Reporting. The Borrower shall:
(i)    enforce the provisions of each Management Agreement and Servicing Agreement which require the Manager to deliver any reports to a Financing Fund or SAP; and
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(ii)    enforce the provisions of the Facility Administration Agreement which require the Facility Administrator to deliver any reports (including the Facility Administrator Report and any Borrowing Base Certificate setting forth detailed calculations of the Borrowing Base) to the Administrative Agent, each Funding Agent and the Paying Agent; and
(iii)    within 20 Business Days of the Original Closing Date, cause to be delivered to the Administrative Agent an A-1 Verification Agent Certification with respect to the Solar Assets relating to the initial Advance; and
(iv)    on the Scheduled Commitment Termination Date, cause to be delivered to the Administrative Agent an A-2 Verification Agent Certification with respect to all Solar Assets included in the Borrowing Base.
    (C)    UCC Matters; Protection and Perfection of Security Interests. The Borrower agrees to notify the Administrative Agent in writing of any change (i) in its legal name, (ii) in its identity or type of organization or corporate structure, or (iii) in the jurisdiction of its organization, in each case, within ten (10) days of such change. The Borrower agrees that from time to time, at its sole cost and expense, it will promptly execute and deliver all further instruments and documents, and take all further action necessary or reasonably required by the Administrative Agent (a)  to complete all assignments from Assignors to each assignee thereunder under each Contribution Agreement, from SAP Seller to TEP Resources and from TEP Resources to the Borrower under the Sale and Contribution Agreement, from a Financing Fund to the Parent or an Affiliate thereof pursuant to a SREC Direct Sale, from the Borrower to SAP under the SAP Contribution Agreement and, with respect to SRECs, from a Financing Fund to the Borrower in accordance with Section 5.2(N), (b) to perfect, protect or more fully evidence the Administrative Agent’s security interest in the Collateral, or (c) to enable the Administrative Agent to exercise or enforce any of its rights hereunder, under the Security Agreement or under any other Transaction Document. Without limiting the Borrower’s obligation to do so, the Borrower hereby irrevocably authorizes the filing of such financing or continuation statements, or amendments thereto or assignments thereof, and such other instruments or notices, as may be necessary or reasonably required by the Administrative Agent. The Borrower hereby authorizes the Administrative Agent to file one or more financing or continuation statements, and amendments thereto and assignments thereof, naming the Borrower as debtor, relative to all or any of the Collateral now existing or hereafter arising without the signature of the Borrower where permitted by law. A carbon, photographic or other reproduction of the Security Agreement or any financing statement covering the Collateral or any part thereof shall be sufficient as a financing statement.
    (D)    Access to Certain Documentation and Information Regarding the Solar Assets. The Borrower shall permit (and, as applicable, shall cause the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members, SAP and the Verification Agent to permit) the Administrative Agent (and, as applicable, the Verification Agent) or its duly authorized representatives or independent contractors, upon reasonable advance notice to the
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Borrower (and, as applicable, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members, SAP and the Verification Agent), (i) access to documentation that the Borrower, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members, SAP or the Verification Agent, as applicable, may possess regarding the Solar Assets, (ii) to visit the Borrower, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members, SAP or the Verification Agent, as applicable, and to discuss their respective affairs, finances and accounts (as they relate to their respective obligations under this Agreement and the other Transaction Documents) with the Borrower, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members, SAP or the Verification Agent, as applicable, their respective officers, and independent accountants (subject to such accountants’ customary policies and procedures), and (iii) to examine the books of account and records of the Borrower, the Verification Agent, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members, or SAP, as applicable as they relate to the Solar Assets, to make copies thereof or extracts therefrom, in each case, at such reasonable times and during regular business hours of the Borrower, the Verification Agent, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members, or SAP as applicable; provided that, upon the existence of an Event of Default, the Class B Lenders shall have the same rights of access, inspection and examination as the Administrative Agent under this Section 5.1(D). The frequency of the granting of such access, such visits and such examinations, and the party to bear the expense thereof, shall be governed by the provisions of Section 7.11 with respect to the reviews of the Borrower’ business operations described in such Section 7.11. The Administrative Agent (and, as applicable, the Verification Agent and the Class B Lenders) shall and shall cause their representatives or independent contractors to use commercially reasonable efforts to avoid interruption of the normal business operations of the Borrower, the Verification Agent, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members or SAP, as applicable. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Section 5.1(D), (i) none of the Borrower, the Verification Agent, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members or SAP will be required to disclose, permit the inspection, examination or making copies or abstracts of, or discussion of, any document, information or other matter that (x) constitutes non-financial trade secrets or non-financial proprietary information, (y) in respect of which disclosure to the Administrative Agent or any Lender (or their respective representatives or contractors) is prohibited by law or any binding confidentiality agreement, or (z) is subject to attorney-client or similar privilege or constitutes attorney work product and (ii) the Borrower shall have the opportunity to participate in any discussions with the Borrower’s independent accountants.
    (E)    Existence and Rights; Compliance with Laws. The Borrower shall preserve and keep in full force and effect each Relevant Party’s limited liability company existence, and any material rights, permits, patents, franchises, licenses and qualifications. The Borrower shall comply, and cause each other Relevant Party to, comply with all applicable laws and maintain in place all permits, licenses, approvals and qualifications required for each of them to conduct its business activities to the extent that the lack of compliance thereof would result in a Material Adverse Effect.
    (F)    Books and Records. The Borrower shall maintain, and cause (if any are Affiliates of the Borrower) the Facility Administrator to maintain, proper and complete
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financial and accounting books and records. The Borrower shall, and shall cause the Financing Funds and SAP to, maintain with respect to Solar Assets accounts and records as to each Solar Asset that are proper, complete, accurate and sufficiently detailed so as to permit (i) the reader thereof to know as of the most recently ended calendar month the status of each Solar Asset including payments made and payments owing (and whether or not such payments are past due), and (ii) reconciliation of payments on each Solar Asset and the amounts from time to time deposited in respect thereof in the Collection Account, if applicable.
    (G)    Taxes. The Borrower shall pay, or cause to be paid, when due all Taxes imposed upon any Relevant Party or any of its properties or which they are required to withhold and pay over, and provide evidence of such payment to the Administrative Agent if requested; provided, that no Relevant Party shall be required to pay any such Tax that is being contested in good faith by proper actions diligently conducted if (i) they have maintained adequate reserves with respect thereto in accordance with GAAP and (ii) in the case of a Tax that has or may become a Lien against any of the Collateral, such proceedings conclusively operate to stay the sale of any portion of the Collateral to satisfy such Tax.
    (H)    Maintenance of Properties. The Borrower shall ensure that each Relevant Party’s material properties and equipment used or useful in each of their business in whomsoever’s possession they may be, are kept in reasonably good repair, working order and condition, normal wear and tear excepted, and that from time to time there are made in such properties and equipment all needful and proper repairs, renewals, replacements, extensions, additions, betterments and improvements thereto, in each case, to the extent and in the manner customary for companies in similar businesses.
    (I)    ERISA. The Borrower shall deliver to the Administrative Agent such certifications or other evidence from time to time prior to the repayment of all Obligations and the termination of all Commitments, as requested by the Administrative Agent in its sole discretion, that (i) no Relevant Party is an “employee benefit plan” as defined in Section 3(3) of ERISA, which is subject to Title I of ERISA or a plan within the meaning of Section 4975 of the Internal Revenue Code, or a “governmental plan” within the meaning of Section 3(32) of ERISA, (ii) no Relevant Party is subject to state statutes regulating investments and fiduciary obligations with respect to governmental plans, and (iii)  assets of the Borrower do not constitute “plan assets” within the meaning of 29 C.F.R. Section 2510.3-101, as modified in application by Section 3(42) of ERISA of any “benefit plan investor” as defined in Section 3(42) of ERISA.
    (J)    Use of Proceeds. The Borrower will only use the proceeds of the Class A Advances and the Class B Advances as permitted under Section 2.3.
    (K)    Change of State of Organization; Collections; Names, Etc. (i) In respect of each Assignor, the Sellers, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members, the Financing Funds and SAP, the Borrower shall notify the Administrative Agent, the Paying Agent and the Verification Agent in writing of any change (a) in such entity’s
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legal name, (b) in such entity’s identity or type of organization or corporate structure, or (c) in the jurisdiction of such entity’s organization, in each case, within ten (10) days of such change; and
    (ii)    in the event that the Borrower or any Affiliated Entity thereof receives any Collections directly, the Borrower shall hold, or cause such Affiliated Entity to hold, all such Collections in trust for the benefit of the Secured Parties and deposit, or cause such Affiliated Entity to deposit, such amounts into the Collection Account, as soon as practicable, but in no event later than two (2) Business Days after its receipt thereof.
    (L)    Insurance. The Borrower shall maintain or cause to be maintained by the Facility Administrator pursuant to the Facility Administration Agreement and by the Manager pursuant to the Managements Agreements, at the Facility Administrator's and the Manager's own expenses, insurance coverage (i) by such insurers and in such forms and amounts and against such risks as are generally consistent with the insurance coverage maintained by the Borrower, Facility Administrator, the Manager, the Managing Members, the Financing Funds and SAP as of the Amendment and Restatement Date or (ii) as is customary, reasonable and prudent in light of the size and nature of the Borrower’s, the Facility Administrator’s, the Manager’s, the Manager Member’s, the Financing Funds’ and SAP’s respective businesses as of any date after the Amendment and Restatement Date. The Borrower shall be deemed to have complied with this provision if one of its Affiliates has such policy coverage and, by the terms of any such policies, the coverage afforded thereunder extends to the Borrower. Upon the request of the Administrative Agent at any time subsequent to the Original Closing Date, the Borrower shall cause to be delivered to the Administrative Agent, a certification evidencing the Borrower’s, the Facility Administrator’s, the Manager’s, the Manager Member’s, the Financing Funds’ and SAP’s coverage under any such policies.
    (M)    Maintenance of Independent Director. The Borrower shall maintain at least one individual to serve as an independent director (an “Independent Director”) of the Borrower, (i) which is not, nor at any time during the past six (6) years has been, (a) a direct or indirect beneficial owner, a partner (whether direct, indirect or beneficial), customer or supplier of the Borrower or any of its Affiliates, (b) a manager, officer, employee, member, stockholder, director, creditor, Affiliate or associate of the Borrower or any of its Affiliates (other than as an independent officer, director, member or manager acting in a capacity similar to that set forth herein), (c) a person related to, or which is an Affiliate of, any person referred to in clauses (a) or (b), or (d) a trustee, conservator or receiver for any Affiliate of the Borrower or any of its Affiliates, (ii) which shall have had prior experience as an independent director for a corporation or limited liability company whose charter documents required the unanimous consent of all independent directors thereof before such corporation or limited liability company could consent to the institution of bankruptcy or insolvency proceedings against it or could file a petition seeking relief under any applicable federal or state law relating to bankruptcy, and (iii) which shall have at least three (3) years of employment experience with one or more entities with a national reputation and presence that provide, in the ordinary course of their respective businesses, advisory, management or placement services to issuers of
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securitization or structured finance instruments, agreements or securities, and is currently employed by such an entity.
    (N)    The Sale and Contribution Agreement. The Borrower shall make such reasonable requests for information and reports or for action under the Sale and Contribution Agreement to SAP Seller and TEP Resources as the Administrative Agent may reasonably request to the extent that the Borrower is entitled to do the same thereunder.
    (O)    Management Agreement/Servicing Agreement. The Borrower shall cause the Managing Members to direct the Financing Funds and SAP to keep in full force and effect each Management Agreement and Servicing Agreement or such equivalent replacement agreements such that O&M Services and Servicing Services are provided in respect of the Solar Assets owned by such Person in a manner consistent with the Tax Equity Financing Documents and the SAP Financing Documents and with the same degree of care that the Parent and its Affiliates use to provide similar services to Solar Assets not owned by a Financing Fund or SAP.
    (P)    Maintenance of Separate Existence. The Borrower shall take all reasonable steps to continue its identity as a separate legal entity and to make it apparent to third Persons that it is an entity with assets and liabilities distinct from those of the Affiliated Entities or any other Person, and that it is not a division of any of the Affiliated Entities or any other Person. In that regard the Borrower shall:
    (i)    maintain its limited liability company existence, make independent decisions with respect to its daily operations and business affairs, not amend, modify, terminate or fail to comply with the provisions of its organizational documents, not merge into or consolidate with any Person, or dissolve, terminate, liquidate in whole or in part, transfer or otherwise dispose of all or substantially all of its assets or change its legal structure, and, other than pursuant to the terms of the limited liability company agreement of the Borrower, not be controlled in making such decisions by any other Affiliated Entity or any other Person;
    (ii)    maintain its assets in a manner which facilitates their identification and segregation from those of any of the other Affiliated Entities;
    (iii)    except as expressly otherwise permitted hereunder, conduct all intercompany transactions or enter into any contract or agreement with the other Affiliated Entities except upon terms and conditions that are intrinsically fair and substantially similar to those that would be available on an arm’s length basis with unaffiliated third parties;
    (iv)    not assume or guarantee any obligation of any of the other Affiliated Entities, nor have any of its obligations assumed or guaranteed by any other Affiliated Entity, pledge its assets for the benefit of any other Affiliated Entity, or hold itself out as responsible for the debts of any other Affiliated Entity
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or for the decisions or actions with respect to the business and affairs of any other Affiliated Entity;
    (v)    except as expressly otherwise permitted hereunder or contemplated under any of the other Transaction Documents, the SAP Financing Documents, the SAP NTP Financing Documents or the Tax Equity Financing Documents, not permit the commingling or pooling of its funds or other assets with the assets of any other Affiliated Entity or make any loans or advances to any other Affiliated Entity;
    (vi)    maintain separate deposit and other bank accounts to which no other Affiliated Entity has any access;
    (vii)    compensate (either directly or through reimbursement of its allocable share of any shared expenses) all employees, consultants and agents, and Affiliated Entities, to the extent applicable, for services provided to the Borrower by such employees, consultants and agents or Affiliated Entities, in each case, either directly from the Borrower’s own funds or indirectly through documented capital contributions from Parent or any other direct or indirect parent of the Borrower;
    (viii)    have agreed with each of the other relevant Affiliated Entities to allocate among themselves, through documented intercompany transactions, including documented capital contributions from Parent or any other direct or indirect parent of the Borrower, shared overhead and corporate operating services and expenses which are not reflected in documentation in connection with a Takeout Transaction (including the services of shared employees, consultants and agents and reasonable legal and auditing expenses) on the basis of actual use or the value of services rendered, and otherwise on a basis reasonably related to actual use or the value of services rendered;
    (ix)    pay for its own account, directly from the Borrower’s own funds or indirectly through documented capital contributions from Parent or any other direct or indirect parent of the Borrower, its own liabilities, including, without limitation, for accounting and payroll services, rent, lease and other expenses (or its allocable share of any such amounts provided by one or more other Affiliated Entity) and not have such liabilities or operating expenses (or the Borrower’s allocable share thereof) paid by any of the Affiliated Entities; provided, that Parent or another Affiliated Entity shall be permitted to pay the initial organizational expenses of the Borrower;
    (x)    conduct its business (whether in writing or orally) solely in its own name through its duly authorized officers, employees and agents, including the Facility Administrator, hold itself out to the public as a legal entity separate and distinct from any other Affiliated Entity, and correct any known misunderstanding regarding its separate identity;
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    (xi)    maintain a sufficient number of employees in light of its contemplated business operations, and maintain adequate capital for the normal obligations reasonably foreseeable in a business of its size and character and in light of its contemplated business operations;
    (xii)    maintain its books, records, resolutions and agreements as official records, and shall maintain all of its books, records, financial statements and bank accounts separate from those of any other Affiliated Entity, and shall not permit its assets to be listed on the financial statement of any other Affiliated Entity; provided, however, that the Borrower’s assets may be included in a consolidated financial statement of its affiliates provided that (i) appropriate notation shall be made on such consolidated financial statements to indicate the separateness of Borrower and such affiliates and to indicate that the Borrower’s assets and credit are not available to satisfy the debts and other obligations of such affiliates or any other Person and (ii) such assets shall be listed on the Borrower’s own separate balance sheet;
    (xiii)    except as provided in the limited liability company agreement of the Borrower, not acquire obligations or securities of any other Affiliated Entities, or identify its members or the other Affiliated Entities, as applicable, as a division or part of it;
    (xiv)    file its own tax returns unless prohibited by Applicable Law from doing so (except that the Borrower may file or may include its filing as part of a consolidated federal tax return, to the extent required and/or permitted by Applicable Law, provided that, there shall be an appropriate notation indicating the separate existence of the Borrower and its assets and liabilities); and
    (xv)    otherwise practice and adhere to corporate formalities such as complying with its organizational documents and member and Facility Administrator resolutions, the holding of regularly scheduled meetings of members and Facility Administrator, use stationery, invoices and checks separate from those of any other Affiliated Entity, and maintaining complete and correct books and records and minutes of meetings and other proceedings of its members and Facility Administrator.
    (Q)    Updates to Account Schedule. Schedule II attached hereto shall be updated by the Borrower and delivered to the Administrative Agent and each Lender immediately to reflect any changes as to which the notice and other requirements specified in Section 5.2(K) have been satisfied.
    (R)    Deposits into the Accounts. (i) The Borrower shall (a) direct, or cause to be directed, all Collections other than Collections related to SAP Solar Assets to the Collection Account and all Collections related to SAP Solar Assets to the SAP Lockbox Account, (b) direct, or cause to be directed, all Hedged SREC Counterparties to make all related Hedged SREC Payments directly into the Collection Account and, to the extent
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any Hedged SREC Payments are deposited by the relevant Hedged SREC Counterparty in another account, cause such payments to be deposited into the Collection Account no later than two (2) Business Days after receipt, and (c) deposit or cause to be deposited all net proceeds of a Takeout Transaction into the Takeout Transaction Account in accordance with Section 2.7(B).
    (ii)    The Borrower shall not and shall not permit the Managing Members or SAP to deposit into or otherwise credit (or cause to be deposited or credited), or consent to or fail to object to any such deposit or credit of, cash or cash proceeds other than Collections into the Collection Account or the SAP Lockbox Account.
    (S)    Hedging. The Borrower shall at all times satisfy the Hedge Requirements. To the extent the Borrower is required to terminate one or more Hedge Agreements in order to satisfy the Hedge Requirements, the Borrower shall terminate such Hedge Agreements in the order in which they are entered into.
    (T)    Update to Solar Assets. The Borrower shall notify the Facility Administrator and the Administrative Agent in writing of any additions or deletions to the Schedule of Solar Assets, no later than each Funding Date and each Payment Date (which in the case of the update delivered on any Payment Date shall be prepared as of the last day of the related Collection Period).
    (U)    Notice to SAP Seller, TEP Resources and Parent. The Borrower shall promptly notify SAP Seller, TEP Resources and the Parent of a breach of Section 4.1(U) and shall require SAP Seller or the Parent to cure such breach or pay the Liquidated Damages Amount for such Defective Solar Asset pursuant to and in accordance with the Sale and Contribution Agreement or the Parent Guaranty, as applicable.
    (V)    Government Approvals. The Borrower shall promptly obtain all orders, consents, authorizations, approvals, licenses and validations of, or file recordings, register with, or obtain exemption from, any Governmental Authority required as a condition to the performance of its obligations under any Transaction Document.
        (W)     Underwriting and Reassignment Credit Policy. The Borrower shall provide or shall cause the Parent to provide, to the Administrative Agent (with a copy to each Lender) all proposed revisions to the Underwriting and Reassignment Credit Policy. Exhibit J shall be deemed to be amended to include such revisions upon the consent of the Administrative Agent, the Majority Lenders and the Majority Class B Lenders, in each case, in their reasonable discretion; provided, that consent by the Majority Class B Lenders shall not be unreasonably withheld, conditioned or delayed if otherwise approved by the Majority Lenders; provided, further, that if the Majority Class B Lenders have not affirmatively disapproved such revisions in writing within five (5) Business Days of receiving such revisions and the Majority Lenders have otherwise approved such revisions, such revisions shall be deemed approved by the Majority Class B Lenders.
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    (X)        Deviations from Approved Forms. The Borrower shall provide or shall cause the applicable Seller to provide, to the Administrative Agent (with a copy to each Lender) all proposed forms of Solar Service Agreements which deviate in any material respect from a form attached hereto as Exhibit G (each such form a “Proposed Form”) and shall provide notice to the Administrative Agent (with a copy to each Lender) regarding the cessation of a form of Solar Service Agreement attached hereto as Exhibit G or previously delivered hereunder. The Administrative Agent shall use its best efforts to notify the Borrower in writing within ten (10) Business Days of receipt of a Proposed Form of its objection or approval of the terms of such Proposed Form. Upon the written approval of the Administrative Agent, such approval not to be unreasonably withheld or delayed, Exhibit G shall be deemed to be amended to include such Proposed Form as a Solar Service Agreement in addition to the other forms attached or previously delivered hereunder. The Borrower shall, no less frequently than once per calendar quarter, provide or shall cause the applicable Seller to provide, to the Administrative Agent (with copies to each Lender) all forms of Solar Service Agreements that incorporate changes which do not deviate materially from a form attached hereto as Exhibit G. Upon receipt of such forms of Solar Service Agreements, Exhibit G shall be deemed to be amended to include such forms in addition to the other forms attached or previously delivered hereunder.
    (Y)        Beneficial Owner Certification. Promptly following any request therefor, the Borrower shall provide such information and documentation reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent or any Lender for purposes of compliance with applicable “know your customer” requirements under the Patriot Act, the Beneficial Ownership Regulation or other applicable anti-money laundering laws.



















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    Section 5.2.    Negative Covenants. The Borrower covenants and agrees that, until all Obligations (other than contingent obligations not then due) hereunder have been paid in full, the Borrower will not:
    (A)    Business Activities. (x) Conduct any business other than:
    (i)    the acquisition from time to time of any or all right, title and (direct or indirect) interest in and to (1) Solar Assets and Solar Asset Owner Membership Interests and all rights and interests thereunder or relating thereto pursuant to the Sale and Contribution Agreement and (2) SRECs in accordance with Section 5.2(N);
    (ii)    the conveyance from time to time of Solar Asset Owner Member Interests, SAP Solar Assets or Hedged SREC Solar Assets in connection with a Takeout Transaction, the conveyance of Solar Assets to SAP and the sale or transfer of any Excess SRECs;
    (iii)    the origination of Hedged SREC Agreements;
    (iii)    the execution and delivery by the Borrower from time to time of purchase agreements, in form and substance satisfactory to the Administrative Agent, related to the sale of securities by the Borrower or any of their Affiliates in connection with a Takeout Transaction;
    (iv)    the performance by the Borrower of all of its obligations under the aforementioned agreements and under this Agreement and any documentation related thereto;
    (v)    the preparation, execution and delivery of any and all other documents and agreements as may be required in connection with the performance of the activities of the Borrower approved above; and
    (vi)    to engage in any lawful act or activity and to exercise any powers permitted under the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act that are reasonably related, incidental, necessary, or advisable to accomplish the foregoing; or
    (y)    permit the Managing Members or SAP to conduct any business other than the transactions contemplated by the Tax Equity Financing Documents.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, after the Original Closing Date and at any time on or prior to the earlier of (a) the Maturity Date and (b) the date on which all Obligations (other than contingent obligations not then due) of the Borrower hereunder have been paid in full, the Borrower shall not, without the prior written consent of the Administrative Agent and the Majority Lenders (1) purchase or otherwise acquire any Solar Assets or Solar Asset Owner Membership Interests, or interests therein, except for acquisitions from TEP Resources pursuant to and in accordance with the Sale and
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Contribution Agreement, (2) convey or otherwise dispose of any Collateral or interests therein, other than permitted under Sections 5.2(A)(ii) or 5.2(E) or the SAP Contribution Agreement, or (3) establish any Subsidiaries; provided, that notwithstanding this paragraph, the Borrower may continue to own directly or indirectly interests in the Financing Funds and SAP, which shall purchase and acquire Solar Assets in accordance with the terms of the SAP Financing Documents, the SAP NTP Financing Documents or the Tax Equity Financing Documents, as applicable.
    (B)    Sales, Liens, Etc. Except as permitted hereunder (i) sell, assign (by operation of law or otherwise) or otherwise dispose of, or create or suffer to exist any Lien upon or with respect to, the Collateral or any portion thereof, or upon or with respect to the Collection Account or any other account owned by or in the name of the Borrower or SAP to which any Collections are sent, or assign any right to receive income in respect thereof, or (ii) create or suffer to exist any Lien upon or with respect to any of its properties, whether now owned or hereafter acquired, or assign any right to receive income, to secure or provide for the payment of any Indebtedness of any Person or for any other reason; provided that notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein, this Section 5.2(B) shall not prohibit (x) any Lien that constitutes a Permitted Lien or a Permitted Equity Lien, (y) a SAP Transfer or (z) so long as notice is given to Administrative Agent (with a copy to each Lender) under any Facility Administrator Report of any of the following, any actions permitted under Sections 5.2(A)(ii).
    (C)    Indebtedness. Incur or assume any Indebtedness, except Permitted Indebtedness.
    (D)    Loans and Advances. Make any loans or advances to any Person.
    (E)    Dividends, Etc. Declare or make any dividend payment or other distribution of assets, properties, cash, rights, obligations or securities on account of any interest in Borrower, or purchase, redeem or otherwise acquire for value any interest in the Affiliated Entities or any rights or options to acquire any such interest to any Person that is not the Borrower, except:
    (i)    transfers, dividends or other distributions of Transferable Assets to TEP Resources pursuant to the Sale and Contribution Agreement;
    (ii)    distributions of cash by the Borrower to the Borrower's Account in accordance with Section 2.7(B)(xiv);
    (iii)     distributions of Solar Assets that were Substantial Stage Solar Assets or Final Stage Solar Assets in accordance with a SAP Transfer;
    (iv)    transfers, dividends or other distributions of Service Incentives;
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    (v)    transfers, dividends or other distributions of Solar Asset Owner Member Interests, SAP Solar Assets or Hedged SREC Solar Assets in connection with a Takeout Transaction;
    (vi)    transfers, dividends or other distributions of SREC Direct Sale Proceeds; or
    (vii)    transfers, dividends or other distributions of Excess SRECs and Excess SREC Proceeds;
provided, that the distributions described in subsection (i) of clause (E) shall not be permitted if either an Event of Default or Potential Default would result therefrom unless all outstanding Obligations (other than contingent liabilities for which no claims have been asserted) have been irrevocably paid in full with all accrued but unpaid interest thereon and any related Liquidation Fees; provided, further, that nothing in this Section 5.2(E) shall prohibit or limit any Financing Fund Contributions.
    (F)    Mergers, Etc. Merge or consolidate with or into, or convey, transfer, lease or otherwise dispose of (whether in one transaction or in a series of transactions) all or substantially all of its assets (whether now owned or hereafter acquired) to, or acquire all or substantially all of the assets of, any Person, except in connection with the acquisition or sale of Solar Assets or Solar Asset Owner Membership Interests and similar property pursuant to the Sale and Contribution Agreement, in connection with a Takeout Transaction or an acquisition or sale where all Obligations have been paid in full with all accrued but unpaid interest thereon and any related Liquidation Fees.
    (G)    Investments. Make any investment of capital in any Person either by purchase of stock or securities, contributions to capital, property transfer or otherwise or acquire or agree to acquire by any manner any business of any Person except pursuant to the transactions contemplated herein and in the SAP Financing Documents, the SAP NTP Financing Documents or the Tax Equity Financing Documents.
    (H)    Change in Organizational Documents. Amend, modify or otherwise change any of the terms or provisions in its organizational documents as in effect on the date hereof without the consent of the Administrative Agent and the Majority Lenders.
    (I)    Transactions with Affiliates. Enter into, or be a party to, any transaction with any of its Affiliates, except (i) the transactions contemplated by the Transaction Documents, the SAP Financing Documents, the SAP NTP Financing Documents, the Tax Equity Financing Documents or any similar conveyance agreement entered into in connection with a Takeout Transaction or SAP Transfer, (ii) any other transactions (including the lease of office space or computer equipment or software by the Borrower from an Affiliate and the sharing of employees and employee resources and benefits) (a) in the ordinary course of business or as otherwise permitted hereunder, (b) pursuant to the reasonable requirements and purposes of the Borrower’s business, (c) upon fair and reasonable terms (and, to the extent material, pursuant to written agreements) that are
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consistent with market terms for any such transaction, and (d) permitted by Sections 5.2(B), (C), (E) or (F), (iii) employment and severance arrangements and health, disability and similar insurance or benefit plans between the Borrower and its directors, officers, employees in the ordinary course of business, and (iv) the payment of customary fees and reasonable out of pocket costs to, and indemnities provided on behalf of, directors, managers, consultants, officers and employees of any parent entity of the Borrower to the extent attributable to the ownership or operation of the Borrower.
    (J)    Addition, Termination or Substitution of Accounts. Add, terminate or substitute, or consent to the addition, termination or substitution of, the Collection Account, the Supplemental Reserve Account, the Liquidity Reserve Account, the SAP Lockbox Account (including any termination, revocation or substitution of the standing instructions to sweep amounts on deposit in the SAP Lockbox Account into the SAP Revenue Account on a daily basis as set forth in Section 4.1(G)), the SAP Revenue Account or the Takeout Transaction Account unless the Administrative Agent and the Majority Lenders shall have consented thereto after having received at least thirty (30) days’ prior written notice thereof. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Borrower neither has nor shall have any control over the Collection Account, the Supplemental Reserve Account, the Liquidity Reserve Account, the SAP Lockbox Account, the SAP Revenue Account or the Takeout Transaction Account. For the avoidance of doubt, any Financing Fund Contributions shall not be controlled or distributed through the Paying Agent Accounts.
    (K)    Collections. (i) Deposit at any time Collections into any bank account other than in accordance with Section 5.1(R), (ii) make any change to the payment instructions to a Financing Fund, a Managing Member or SAP in respect of the Solar Asset Owner Member Interests to any other destination other than the Collection Account, (iii)  make any change to the payment instructions to any Hedged SREC Counterparty or direct any Hedged SREC Counterparty to make any Hedged SREC Payments to go to any destination other than the Collection Account, or (iv) permit the assets of any Person (other than the Borrower) to be deposited into the Collection Account.
    (L)    Amendments to Transaction Documents. (x) Without the consent of the Administrative Agent and subject to Section 10.2, amend, modify or otherwise change any of the terms or provisions of any Transaction Document other than (i) supplements identifying Solar Assets and/or Solar Asset Owner Membership Interests to be transferred in in accordance with the Sale and Contribution Agreement, (ii) supplements identifying Solar Assets to be financed in connection with each Funding Date, (iii) amendments, supplements or other changes in accordance with the terms of the applicable Transaction Document, the SAP Financing Documents, the SAP NTP Financing Documents or Tax Equity Financing Document, and (iv) amendments, supplements or other changes with respect to exhibits and schedules to any Transaction Document, the SAP Financing Documents, the SAP NTP Financing Documents or Tax Equity Financing Document that would not reasonably be expected to have a material adverse effect on the value, enforceability, or collectability of the Collateral or adversely affect Collections and (y)
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without the consent of the Majority Class B Lenders, amend, modify or otherwise change the Parent Guaranty or Section 8 of the Sale and Contribution Agreement.
    (M)    Bankruptcy of Tax Equity Parties. Without the consent of the Administrative Agent, the Borrower shall not, directly or indirectly, cause the institution of bankruptcy or insolvency proceedings against a Tax Equity Party.
    (N)    SRECs. The Borrower shall not acquire SRECs directly or indirectly from a Financing Fund unless such acquisition (i) is pursuant to distribution of such SRECs from such Financing Fund, (ii) does not require the Borrower to purchase such SRECs or otherwise make any conveyance in exchange for such SRECs and (iii) is made pursuant to documentation acceptable to the Administrative Agent.
    Section 5.3.    Covenants Regarding the Solar Asset Owner Member Interests. The Borrower covenants and agrees, that, until all Obligations (other than contingent obligations not then due) hereunder have been paid in full, the Borrower shall:
(A)determine whether or not to exercise each Purchase Option in accordance with the Purchase Standard. The Borrower will make such determination, and if it determines to do so, will exercise such Purchase Option, no later than 60 days following the related Call Date in accordance with the terms and conditions of the related Financing Fund LLCA. Such determination will take into account whether sufficient funds are available in the Supplemental Reserve Account to pay the related Purchase Option Price, and if such funds are not then available in the Supplemental Reserve Account, the Borrower shall make a determination, in accordance with the Purchase Standard, whether to exercise such Purchase Option as soon thereafter as such funds are available in the Supplemental Reserve Account. Upon the Borrower’s exercise and completion of a Purchase Option, the Borrower shall (i) instruct the related Financing Fund to pay all distributions to be made by such Financing Fund to the Borrower in respect of the Managing Member Interests and the Tax Equity Investor Interests directly to the Collection Account and deliver to the Administrative Agent the original certificate of the related Managing Member Interests and the related Tax Equity Investor Interests together with instruments of transfer executed in blank, (ii) cause the Managing Members to execute and deliver to the Administrative Agent an Accession Agreement to the Pledge Agreement covering the Tax Equity Investor Interest acquired pursuant to the Purchase Option, and (iii) cause the Managing Members to amend the related Financing Fund LLCA to require such Financing Fund to have at all times an Independent Director;
(B)(x) cause the Managing Members (i) to cause each Financing Fund to make all Managing Member Distributions directly to the Collection Account and (ii) to deliver to the Administrative Agent for deposit into the Collection Account any Managing Member Distributions received by the Managing Members and (y) cause SAP to (i) make all SAP Distributions directly to the Collection Account and (ii) to deliver to the Administrative Agent for deposit into the Collection Account any SAP Distributions received by SAP;
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(C)cause each of the Managing Members and SAP to comply with the provisions of its operating agreement and not to take any action that would cause the Managing Members to violate the provisions of the related Financing Fund LLCA;
(D)cause each of the Managing Members and SAP to maintain all material licenses and permits required to carry on its business as now conducted and in accordance with the provisions of the Transaction Documents, except to the extent the failure to do so could not reasonably be expected to have a material adverse effect on the interests of the Administrative Agent or the Lenders;
(E)not permit or consent to the admission of any new member of the Managing Members or SAP other than a successor independent member in accordance with the provisions of their respective operating agreements;
(F)cause the Managing Members not to permit or consent to the admission of any new member of a Financing Fund other than pursuant to the exercise of a Purchase Option by the Managing Member;
(G)cause the Managing Members not to make any material amendment to a Financing Fund LLCA that could reasonably be expected to have a material adverse effect on the interests of the Administrative Agent or the Lenders and cause the Managing Members and SAP not to make any material amendment to their respective operating agreements that could reasonably be expected to have a material adverse effect on the interests of the Administrative Agent or the Lenders;
(H)cause the Managing Members on its own behalf and on behalf of each Financing Fund (i) to comply with and enforce the provisions of the Tax Loss Insurance Policies and (ii) not to consent to any amendment to a Tax Loss Insurance Policy to the extent that such amendment could reasonably be expected to have a material adverse effect on the interests of the Administrative Agent or the Lenders;
(I)cause the Managing Members to cause each Financing Fund to (i) comply with the provisions of each respective Financing Fund LLCA and (ii) not take any action that would violate the provisions of such Financing Fund LLCA, and cause the Managing Members and SAP to not to make any material amendment to their respective operating agreement that could reasonably be expected to have a material adverse effect on the interests of the Administrative Agent or the Lenders;
(J)    cause the Managing Members to cause each Financing Fund and cause the Managing Members and SAP to maintain all material licenses and permits required to carry on its business as now conducted and in accordance with the provisions of the SAP Financing Documents, the SAP NTP Financing Documents and the Tax Equity Financing Documents, except to the extent the failure to do so could not reasonably be expected to have a material adverse effect on the interests of the Administrative Agent or the Lenders;
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(K)cause the Managing Members to cause the related Financing Funds not to incur any indebtedness or sell, dispose of or other encumber any of its assets other than as permitted by the Transaction Documents; and
(L)cause the Managing Members to obtain the consent of the Administrative Agent for any action that requires the prior consent of a Managing Member and the related Tax Equity Investor in the related Financing Fund LLCA or any action that could reasonably be expected to cause a Material Adverse Effect.
Article VI

Events of Default
    Section 6.1.    Events of Default. The occurrence of any of the following specified events shall constitute an event of default under this Agreement (each, an “Event of Default”):
    (A)    Non-Payment. (i) The Borrower shall fail to make any required payment of principal (excluding any payment required to be made to cure a Class B-I Borrowing Base Deficiency, a Class B-II Borrowing Base Deficiency or a Class B Aggregate Borrowing Base Deficiency during the Amortization Period) or interest when due hereunder (excluding Additional Interest Distribution Amounts during the Amortization Period) and such failure shall continue unremedied for two (2) Business Days after the day such payment is due or (ii) the Borrower shall fail to pay the Aggregate Outstanding Advances by the Maturity Date, or (iii) the Borrower shall fail to make any required payment on any other Obligation when due hereunder or under any other Transaction Document and such failure under this sub-clause (iii) shall continue unremedied for five (5) Business Days after the earlier of (a) written notice of such failure shall have been given to the Borrower by the Administrative Agent or any Lender or (b) the date upon which a Responsible Officer of the Borrower obtained knowledge of such failure.
    (B)    Representations. Any representation or warranty made or deemed made by the Borrower (other than pursuant to Section 4.1(U) hereof or, with respect to the Parent only, Section 4.1(L) hereof), a Seller, TEP Resources, the Parent, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members or SAP herein or in any other Transaction Document (after giving effect to any qualification as to materiality set forth therein, if any) shall prove to have been inaccurate in any material respect when made and such defect, to the extent it is capable of being cured, is not cured within thirty (30) days from the earlier of the date of receipt by the Borrower, the Parent, a Seller, TEP Resources, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members or SAP as the case may be, of written notice from the Administrative Agent of such failure by the Borrower, the Parent, the Facility Administrator, a Seller, TEP Resources, the Managing Members or SAP, as the case may be, of such failure.
    (C)    Covenants. The Borrower, a Seller, TEP Resources, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members or SAP shall fail to perform or observe any other term, covenant or agreement contained in this Agreement or in any other Transaction
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Document which has not been cured within thirty (30) days from the earlier of the date of receipt by the Borrower, a Seller, TEP Resources, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members or SAP, as the case may be, of written notice from the Administrative Agent of such failure by the Borrower, a Seller, TEP Resources, the Facility Administrator, the Managing Members or SAP, as the case may be, of such failure.
    (D)    Validity of Transaction Documents. This Agreement or any other Transaction Document shall (except in accordance with its terms), in whole or in part, cease to be (i) in full force and effect and/or (ii) the legally valid, binding and enforceable obligation of a Seller, TEP Resources, the Borrower, the Parent, the Facility Administrator, a Managing Member or SAP.
    (E)    Insolvency Event. An Insolvency Event shall have occurred with respect to Parent, a Seller, TEP Resources, Borrower, the Facility Administrator, a Managing Member, SAP or a Financing Fund.
    (F)    Breach of Parent Guaranty; Failure to Pay Liquidated Damages Amounts. Any failure by Parent to perform under the Parent Guaranty; provided that a breach by Parent of the Financial Covenants is not an Event of Default hereunder, or any failure of a Seller or TEP Resources to pay Liquidated Damages Amounts pursuant to the Sale and Contribution Agreement.
    (G)    ERISA Event. Either (i) any ERISA Event shall have occurred or (ii) the assets of the Borrower become subject to Title I of ERISA, Section 4975 of the Internal Revenue Code, or, by reason of any investment in the Borrower by any governmental plan, as the case may be, any other federal, state, or local provision similar to Section 406 of ERISA or Section 4975 of the Internal Revenue Code.
    (H)    Borrowing Base Deficiency. A Class A Borrowing Base Deficiency or, during the Availability Period, a Class B-I Borrowing Base Deficiency, a Class B-II Borrowing Base Deficiency or Class B Aggregate Borrowing Base Deficiency continues for more than two (2) Business Days.
    (I)    Security Interest. The Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Lenders, ceases to have a first priority perfected security interest in Collateral having a value in excess of $150,000 and such failure shall continue unremedied for more than five (5) Business Days unless such Liens with a higher priority than Agent’s Liens are Permitted Liens or Permitted Equity Liens; provided that if such cessation in security interest is due to Administrative Agent’s actions, then no Event of Default shall be deemed to occur under this Section 6.1(I).
    (J)    Judgments. There shall remain in force, undischarged, unsatisfied, and unstayed for more than thirty (30) consecutive days, any final non-appealable judgment against any Relevant Party in excess of $250,000 or the Parent in excess of $1,000,000,
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in each case over and above the amount of insurance coverage available from a financially sound insurer that has not denied coverage.
    (K)    1940 Act. Any Relevant Party becomes, or becomes controlled by, an entity required to register as an “investment company” under the 1940 Act.
    (L)    Hedging. Failure of the Borrower to maintain Hedge Agreements satisfying the Hedge Requirements and such failure continues for five (5) Business Days or any Hedge Counterparty ceases to be a Qualifying Hedge Counterparty and such Hedge Counterparty is not replaced with a Qualifying Hedge Counterparty within ten Business Days.
    (M)    Change of Control. The occurrence of a Change of Control.
    (N)    Financing Fund Material Adverse Effect. The occurrence of any event that results in a Material Adverse Effect (as defined in the Financing Fund LLCA) with respect to a Managing Member or a Financing Fund.
    (O)    Replacement of Manager. The Manager resigns, removed or is replaced under a Management Agreement or a Servicing Agreement and, in each case, a replacement Manager, acceptable to the Administrative Agent has not accepted an appointment under such agreement within 60 days of such resignation or removal.
    (P)    Parent Material Adverse Effect. A representation or warranty made or deemed made by the Borrower pursuant to Section 4.1(L) hereof regarding the Parent shall prove to have been inaccurate in any material respect when made and such defect, to the extent it is capable of being cured, is not cured within ninety (90) days from the earlier of the date of receipt by the Borrower of written notice from the Administrative Agent of such failure by the Borrower.
    (Q)    Resignation or Removal of Managing Member. A Managing Member resigns or is removed under a Financing Fund LLCA.












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    Section 6.2.    Remedies. If any Event of Default shall then be continuing, the Administrative Agent (i) may, in its discretion, or (ii) shall, upon the written request of the Majority Lenders, by written notice to the Borrower and the Lenders, take any or all of the following actions, without prejudice to the rights of the Administrative Agent or any Lender to enforce its claims against the Borrower in any manner permitted under applicable law:
    (A)    declare the Commitments terminated, whereupon the Commitment of each Lender shall forthwith terminate immediately without any other notice of any kind;
    (B)    declare the principal of and any accrued interest in respect of the Class A Advances, the Class B Advances and all other Obligations owing hereunder and thereunder to be, whereupon the same shall become, immediately due and payable without presentment, demand, protest or other notice of any kind, all of which are hereby waived by the Borrower; provided, that, upon the occurrence of an Insolvency Event with respect to the Borrower, the principal of and any accrued interest in respect of the Advances and all other Obligations owing hereunder shall be immediately due and payable without any notice to the Borrower or Lenders;
    (C)    if the Facility Administrator is Sunnova Management, replace the Facility Administrator with a Successor Facility Administrator in accordance with the Facility Administration Agreement; and/or
    (D)    foreclose on and liquidate the Collateral or to the extent permitted by the Tax Equity Financing Documents, the Solar Assets owned by a Financing Fund, and pursue all other remedies available under the Security Agreement, the Pledge Agreement, the Subsidiary Guaranty and the other Transaction Documents, subject to the terms of the Tax Equity Financing Documents.

















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    Section 6.3.    Class B Buyout Option (A) The Administrative Agent shall provide prompt written notice (the “Triggering Event Notice”) to the Class B Lenders if an Event of Default shall have occurred and (i) the Administrative Agent shall have declared the Class A Advances, the Class B Advances and all other Obligations hereunder and thereunder immediately due and payable, (ii) the Administrative Agent shall have commenced enforcement proceedings against the Borrower and the Collateral or (iii) an Event of Default shall be continuing for sixty (60) days and the Administrative Agent shall not have commenced enforcement proceedings against the Borrower and the Collateral; provided, however, that, in no event shall the Administrative Agent be obligated to send to the Class B Lenders more than one (1) Triggering Event Notice in respect of any single event or occurrence as to which such notice relates. The Triggering Event Notice shall include the bank account information for payment of the Class B Buyout Amount and the following (including supporting detail) without duplication: (i) the aggregate principal amount of the Class A Advances, interest and fees with respect thereto (but excluding any prepayment fees or penalties), the fees, expenses and indemnities due the Administrative Agent, and all other Obligations owing to the Class A Lenders then outstanding and unpaid and (ii) the Obligations owing to the Class A Lenders expected to accrue through the Class B Buyout Option Exercise Date (provided that any such amounts that are not earned or actually due and owing as of the Class B Buyout Option Exercise Date shall not be required to be paid on the Class B Buyout Option Exercise Date) and (iii) the amount of all liabilities that have been incurred by the Borrower under Section 10.5 to the Class A Lenders (such amounts in clause (iii), the “Class A Indemnified Liabilities”, and such amounts in clauses (i) through (iii), collectively, “Estimated Class B Buyout Amount”).
    (B)    The Class B Lenders shall have the option (the “Class B Buyout Option”), exercised by delivery of a written notice to the Administrative Agent (a “Class B Buyout Notice”), to purchase all (but not less than all) of the aggregate principal amount of the Class A Advances, together with interest and fees due with respect thereto, and all other Obligations owing to the Class A Lenders (collectively, the “Class B Purchase Rights”). Unless the Administrative Agent (acting at the direction of the Majority Lenders), in each case, agrees in writing to a longer time period, the Class B Purchase Right shall be exercisable by any one or more Class B Lenders for a period of 10 Business Days, commencing on the date on which the Administrative Agent provides the Triggering Event Notice (each such date, a “Class B Purchase Right Termination Date”). The Class A Lenders shall retain all rights to be indemnified or held harmless by the Borrower in accordance with the terms of this Agreement with respect to any contingent claims for indemnification or cost reimbursement that are not paid as part of the Class B Buyout Amount. Prior to the applicable Class B Purchase Right Termination Date, any one or more Class B Lenders may exercise the Class B Purchase Right (each, a “Buyout Class B Lender”) by delivering the Class B Buyout Notice, which notice (i) shall be irrevocable (unless the final Class B Buyout Amount is more than $100,000 higher than the Estimated Class B Buyout Amount set forth in the Triggering Event Notice, in which case such Class B Buyout Option Notice may be revoked in the sole and absolute discretion of the applicable Class B Lender at any time prior to the Class B Buyout Option Exercise Date), (ii) shall state that each such Class B Lender is electing to exercise the Class B Purchase Rights (ratably based on the aggregate Class B Commitments of the Non-Conduit Lenders related to each Buyout Class B Lender over the aggregate Class B Commitments of the Non-Conduit Lenders related to all Buyout Class B Lenders or such other allocation as the related Class B Lenders shall agree) and
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(iii) shall specify the date on which such right is to be exercised by such Class B Lenders (such date, the “Class B Buyout Option Exercise Date”), which date shall be a Business Day not more than fifteen (15) Business Days after receipt by the Administrative Agent of such notice(s).
    (C)    On the Business Day prior to the Class B Buyout Option Exercise Date, the Administrative Agent shall deliver to each Buyout Class B Lender a written notice specifying (without duplication) the aggregate outstanding principal balance of the Class A Advances, interest and fees with respect thereto (but excluding any prepayment fees or penalties) and all other Obligations owing to the Class A Lenders then outstanding and unpaid as of the Class B Buyout Option Exercise Date and, subject to and in accordance with Section 10.5, Class A Indemnified Liabilities then outstanding and unpaid of which it is then aware (collectively, the “Class B Buyout Amount”). On the Class B Buyout Option Exercise Date, the Administrative Agent shall cause the Class A Lenders to sell, and the Class A Lenders shall sell, to the Buyout Class B Lenders their respective pro rata portions of the Class B Buyout Amounts, and such Class B Lenders shall purchase from the Class A Lenders, at their respective pro rata portions of the Class B Buyout Amount, all of the Class A Advances. The Class A Lenders shall cooperate with the Administrative Agent in effectuating such sales of their respective Class A Advances.
    (D)    Upon the date of such purchase and sale, each Buyout Class B Lender shall (i) pay to the Class A Lenders its pro rata portion of the Class B Buyout Amount therefor and (ii) agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Administrative Agent and the Class A Lenders from and against any loss, liability, claim, damage or expense (including reasonable fees and expenses of legal counsel and indemnification) arising out of any claim asserted by a third party as a direct result of any acts by the Buyout Class B Lenders occurring after the date of such purchase (but excluding, for the avoidance of doubt, any such loss, liability, claim, damage or expense resulting from the gross negligence, bad faith or willful misconduct of the Administrative Agent or any Class A Lender seeking indemnification). The Class B Buyout Amount and other sums shall be remitted by wire transfer of immediately available funds to the bank account set forth in the Triggering Event Notice. In connection with the foregoing purchase, accrued and unpaid interest on the Class A Loans shall be calculated through the Business Day on which such purchase and sale shall occur if the amounts so paid by the Buyout Class B Lenders to the bank account designated by the Class A Lenders are received in such account prior to at before 1:00 p.m., New York time and interest shall be calculated to and include the next Business Day if the amounts so paid by the Buyout Class B Lenders to the bank account designated by the Class A Lenders are received in such Account later than 1:00 p.m., New York time.
    (E)    Any purchase pursuant to this Section 6.3 shall be expressly made without representation or warranty of any kind by the Class A Lenders, the Administrative Agent or any other Person as to the Obligations owing to the Class A Lenders or otherwise and without recourse to the Class A Lenders, the Administrative Agent or any other Person, except that the Class A Lenders shall represent and warrant: (i) the amount of Class A Advances being purchased and that the purchase price and other sums payable by the Buyout Class B Lenders are true, correct and accurate amounts, (ii) that the Class A Lenders shall convey all right, title and interest in and to the Class A Advances free and clear of any Liens of the Class A Lenders or created or suffered to exist by the Class A Lenders, (iii) as to the absence of any claims made or
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threatened in writing against the Class A Lenders related to the Class A Advances, and (iv) the Class A Lenders are duly authorized to assign the Class A Advances.
    Section 6.4.    Sale of Collateral (A) The power to effect any sale of any portion of the Collateral upon the occurrence and during the continuance of an Event of Default pursuant to this Article VI, the Security Agreement, the Pledge Agreement and the SAP Lockbox Account Control Agreement shall not be exhausted by any one or more sales as to any portion of the Collateral remaining unsold, but shall continue unimpaired until all Collateral shall have been sold or until all Obligations (other than contingent obligations not then due) hereunder have been paid in full. The Administrative Agent acting on its own or through an agent, may from time to time postpone any sale by public announcement made at the time and place of such sale.    
    (B)    Notwithstanding anything to the contrary set forth herein, but subject in all events to clause (v) of this Section 6.4(B), if the Administrative Agent (acting at the written direction of the Majority Lenders) elects to solicit and accept bids in connection with, and to sell or dispose of, the Collateral, the Administrative Agent shall deliver a notice (a “Collateral Sale Notice”) of such sale to the Borrower and the Lenders. The date of the intended sale of Collateral (the “Intended Collateral Sale Date”) need not be specified in the Collateral Sale Notice but shall be a date after the related Class B Purchase Right Termination Date described in Section 6.3(B). The Collateral Sale Notice shall include the following (including supporting detail) without duplication: (i) the aggregate principal amount of the Class A Advances, interest and fees with respect thereto (but excluding any prepayment fees or penalties), the fees, expenses and indemnities due the Administrative Agent, and all other Obligations owing to the Class A Lenders then outstanding and unpaid, (ii) the Obligations owing to the Class A Lenders expected to accrue through the Intended Collateral Sale Date (provided that any such amounts that are not earned or actually due and owing as of the Intended Collateral Sale Date shall not be required to be paid on the Intended Collateral Sale Date) and (iii) the amount of Class A Indemnified Liabilities. Following receipt of the Collateral Sale Notice:
        (i) The Class B Lenders shall have the right to purchase all (but not less than all) of the Collateral (the “Class B Collateral Purchase Right”) at a price equal to (without duplication) the aggregate principal amount of the Class A Advances, interest and fees with respect thereto (but excluding any prepayment fees or penalties), the fees, expenses and indemnities due the Administrative Agent, and all other Obligations owing to the Class A Lenders then outstanding and unpaid as of the Intended Collateral Sale Date and, subject to and in accordance with Section 10.5, Class A Indemnified Liabilities then outstanding and unpaid of which it is then aware (collectively, the “Class B Collateral Purchase Amount”). If any Class B Lender desires to exercise its Class B Collateral Purchase Right, it shall send a written notice (a “Class B Collateral Exercise Notice”) to the Administrative Agent no later than the thirtieth (30th) day after receipt of the Collateral Sale Notice (the “Class B Collateral Exercise Deadline”) irrevocably and unconditionally agreeing to purchase all (but not less than all) of the Collateral on a Business Day which is no later than the fifth (5th) Business Day following delivery of its Class B Collateral Exercise Notice (the “Class B Collateral Purchase Date”) at a price equal to the Class B Collateral Purchase Amount.
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        (ii) If the Administrative Agent receives only one Class B Collateral Exercise Notice prior to the Class B Collateral Exercise Deadline, then the Class B Lender who delivered such Class B Collateral Exercise Notice shall be deemed to have exercised the Class B Collateral Purchase Right and shall be obligated to purchase all (but not less than all) of the Collateral on the Class B Collateral Purchase Date on terms and at a price equal to the Class B Collateral Purchase Amount.
        (iii) If the Administrative Agent receives more than one Class B Collateral Exercise Notice prior to the Class B Collateral Exercise Deadline (the senders of such Class B Collateral Exercise Notice, each a “Bidder”), the Administrative Agent shall schedule a meeting or conference call (the “Final Auction”) for 10:00 a.m. (or such other time as may be acceptable to the Administrative Agent and each Bidder) on the date that is two (2) Business Days prior to the Class B Collateral Purchase Date. At such meeting or on such call, each Bidder shall be entitled to make one or more irrevocable and unconditional bids to purchase all (but not less than all) of the Collateral on the Class B Collateral Purchase Date at an all cash price greater than the Class B Collateral Purchase Amount. The Final Auction shall conclude upon the earlier of (a) the time when all Bidders (other than the Bidder who made the then highest bid) confirm they will not make any further bids and (b) thirty (30) minutes having elapsed since the making of the then highest bid. The Bidder that has made the highest bid when the Final Auction has concluded shall be deemed to have exercised the Class B Collateral Purchase Right and shall be obligated irrevocably and unconditionally to purchase all (but not less than all) of the Collateral on the Class B Collateral Purchase Date at a price equal to such highest bid.
        (iv) If the Administrative Agent receives no Class B Collateral Exercise Notice prior to the Class B Collateral Exercise Deadline or the sale of the Collateral is for any reason not consummated on the Class B Collateral Purchase Date, the Class B Collateral Purchase Right shall terminate automatically without notice or any action required on the part of any Person and the Administrative Agent shall, subject to the terms of this Agreement, proceed with a sale of the Collateral (or rights or interests therein), at one or more public or private sales as permitted by law. Each of the Lenders may bid on and purchase the Collateral (or rights or interest therein) at such a sale.
        (v) Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in this Section 6.4(B), the Majority Lenders agree not to instruct the Administrative Agent to solicit and accept bids in connection with, or to sell or dispose of, the Collateral following the occurrence of an Event of Default unless and until (i) no Class B Lender shall have duly delivered to the Administrative Agent pursuant to Section 6.3 a Class B Buyout Notice for such Class B Lender on or prior to the related Class B Purchase Right Termination Date or (ii) the Class B Lenders who have delivered timely Class B Buyout Notice(s) shall have failed to pay the Class B Buyout Amount for such Class B Lender in full on the related Class B Buyout Option Exercise Date all in accordance with Section 6.3.
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    (C)     If the Class B Lenders do not elect to exercise the Class B Collateral Purchase Right prior to the Class B Collateral Exercise Deadline, then the Administrative Agent shall sell the Collateral as otherwise set forth in this Section 6.4 and pursuant to the other Transaction Documents. The Class B Lenders shall also have the right to bid for and purchase the Collateral offered for sale at a public auction conducted by the Administrative Agent pursuant to this Section 6.4 and the other Transaction Documents and, upon compliance with the terms of any such sale, may hold, retain and dispose of such property without further accountability therefor. Any Class B Lender purchasing Collateral at such a sale may set off the purchase price of such property against amounts owing to it in payment of such purchase price up to the full amount owing to it so long as the cash portion of such purchase price equals or exceeds either the (x) cash portion of the next highest bidder in such auction or (y) amount required to pay off the Class A Obligations in full.
    (D)     Unless otherwise stipulated at the time of sale, the Collateral or any portion thereof are to be sold on an “as is-where is” basis.
    (E)     The Administrative Agent shall incur no liability as a result of the sale (whether public or private) of the Collateral or any part thereof at any sale pursuant to this Agreement conducted in a commercially reasonable manner and at the written direction of the Majority Lenders. Each of the Borrower and the Secured Parties hereby agrees that in respect of any sale of any of the Collateral pursuant to the terms hereof, the Administrative Agent is hereby authorized to comply with any limitation or restriction in connection with such sale as it may be advised by counsel is necessary in order to avoid any violation of Applicable Laws, or in order to obtain any required approval of the sale or of the purchaser by any Governmental Authority, and the Borrower and the Secured Parties further agree that such compliance shall not, in and of itself, result in such sale being considered or deemed not to have been made in a commercially reasonable manner, nor shall the Administrative Agent be liable or accountable to the Borrower or the Secured Parties for any discount allowed by reason of the fact that the Collateral or any part thereof is sold in compliance with any such limitation or restriction.














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Article VII

The Administrative Agent and Funding Agents
    Section 7.1.    Appointment; Nature of Relationship. The Administrative Agent is appointed by the Funding Agents and the Lenders (and by each Qualifying Hedge Counterparty by execution of a Qualifying Hedge Counterparty Joinder, if applicable) as the Administrative Agent hereunder and under each other Transaction Document, and each of the Funding Agents and the Lenders and each Qualifying Hedge Counterparty irrevocably authorizes the Administrative Agent to act as the contractual representative of such Funding Agent and such Lender and such Qualifying Hedge Counterparty with the rights and duties expressly set forth herein and in the other Transaction Documents. The Administrative Agent agrees to act as such contractual representative upon the express conditions contained in this Article VII. Notwithstanding the use of the defined term “Administrative Agent,” it is expressly understood and agreed that the Administrative Agent shall not have any fiduciary responsibilities to any Funding Agent or Lender or any Qualifying Hedge Counterparty by reason of this Agreement and that the Administrative Agent is merely acting as the representative of the Funding Agents, the Lenders and each Qualifying Hedge Counterparty with only those duties as are expressly set forth in this Agreement and the other Transaction Documents. In its capacity as the Funding Agents’, the Lenders’ and each Qualifying Hedge Counterparty’s contractual representative, the Administrative Agent (A) does not have any implied duties and does not assume any fiduciary duties to any of the Funding Agents, the Lenders or any Qualifying Hedge Counterparty, (B) is a “representative” of the Funding Agents, the Lenders and each Qualifying Hedge Counterparty within the meaning of Section 9-102 of the UCC as in effect in the State of New York, and (C) is acting as an independent contractor, the rights and duties of which are limited to those expressly set forth in this Agreement and the other Transaction Documents. Each of the Funding Agents, the Lenders and each Qualifying Hedge Counterparty agree to assert no claim against the Administrative Agent on any agency theory or any other theory of liability for breach of fiduciary duty, all of which claims each Funding Agent, each Lender and each Qualifying Hedge Counterparty waives.
    Section 7.2.    Powers. Each Funding Agent, Lender and Qualifying Hedge Counterparty authorizes the Administrative Agent to take such action on such Funding Agent’s, Lender’s or Qualifying Hedge Counterparty’s behalf and to exercise such powers, rights and remedies hereunder and under the other Transaction Documents as are specifically delegated or granted to the Administrative Agent by the terms hereof and thereof, together with such powers, rights and remedies as are reasonably incidental thereto. The Administrative Agent shall have only those duties and responsibilities that are expressly specified herein and in the other Transaction Documents. The Administrative Agent may exercise such powers, rights and remedies and perform such duties by or through its agents or employees. The Administrative Agent shall not have, by reason hereof or in any of the other Transaction Documents, a fiduciary relationship in respect of any Funding Agent, Lender or Qualifying Hedge Counterparty; and nothing herein or any of the other Transaction Documents, expressed or implied, is intended to or shall be so construed as to impose upon the Administrative Agent any obligations in respect hereof or any of the other Transaction Documents except as expressly set forth herein or therein.
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    Section 7.3.    Exculpatory Provisions. Neither the Administrative Agent nor any of its officers, partners, directors, employees or agents shall be liable to the Borrower, any Funding Agent, any Lender or any Qualifying Hedge Counterparty for any action taken or omitted by the Administrative Agent under or in connection with any of the Transaction Documents except to the extent such action or inaction is found in a final non-appealable judgment by a court of competent jurisdiction to have arisen solely from (A) the gross negligence or willful misconduct of such Person or (B) breach of contract by such Person with respect to the Transaction Documents. The Administrative Agent shall be entitled to refrain from any act or the taking of any action (including the failure to take an action) in connection herewith or any of the other Transaction Documents or from the exercise of any power, discretion or authority vested in it hereunder or thereunder unless and until the Administrative Agent shall have received instructions in respect thereof from the Lenders as directed by the terms of this Agreement or other Transaction Document, or, in the absence of such direction, the Majority Lenders, and such instructions and any action taken or failure to act pursuant thereto shall be binding on all of the Lenders and on all holders of Loan Notes. Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, (i) the Administrative Agent shall be fully justified in failing or refusing to take any action hereunder and under any other Transaction Document unless it shall first be indemnified to its satisfaction by the Lenders pro rata against any and all liability, cost and expense that it may incur by reason of taking or continuing to take any such action; (ii) the Administrative Agent shall be entitled to rely, and shall be fully protected in relying, upon any Class A Loan Note, Class B Loan Note, notice, consent, certificate, affidavit, letter, telegram, statement, paper, communication, instrument or document believed by it to be genuine and correct and to have been signed or sent by the proper Person or Persons, and shall be entitled to rely and shall be protected in relying on opinions and judgments of counsel (who may be counsel for the Borrower), accountants, experts and other professional advisors selected by it with due care; and (iii) no Lender, Funding Agent or Qualifying Hedge Counterparty shall have any right of action whatsoever against the Administrative Agent as a result of the Administrative Agent acting or (where so instructed) refraining from acting hereunder or any of the other Transaction Documents in accordance with the instructions of the applicable Lenders.
    Section 7.4.    No Responsibility for Certain Matters. The Administrative Agent nor any of its directors, officers, agents or employees shall not be responsible to any Funding Agent, any Lender or any Qualifying Hedge Counterparty for the execution, effectiveness, genuineness, validity, enforceability, collectability or sufficiency of this Agreement or any other Transaction Document or for any representations, warranties, recitals or statements made herein or therein or made in any written or oral statements or in any financial or other statements, instruments, reports or certificates or any other documents furnished or made by or on behalf of the Borrower, the Facility Administrator or Parent or their respective affiliates to the Administrative Agent, any Funding Agent, any Lender or any Qualifying Hedge Counterparty in connection with the Transaction Documents and the transactions contemplated thereby or for the financial condition or business affairs of the Borrower, the Facility Administrator or Parent or their respective affiliates to the Administrative Agent or any other Person liable for the payment of any Obligations, nor shall the Administrative Agent be required to ascertain or inquire as to the performance or observance of any of the terms, conditions, provisions, covenants or agreements contained in any of the Transaction Documents or as to the use of the proceeds of the Advances or as to the existence or possible existence of any Event of Default or Potential Event of Default
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or to make any disclosures with respect to the foregoing. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the Administrative Agent shall have no duty or obligation whatsoever to make, verify, or recompute any numerical information or other calculations under or in connection with this Agreement or any other Transaction Document, including any numerical information and other calculations included in any Borrowing Base Certificate, Facility Administrator Report or otherwise, and the Administrative Agent shall have no duty or liability to confirm, verify or review the contents, and shall not be responsible for the accuracy or content, of any documents, certificates or opinions delivered in connection with this Agreement or any other Transaction Document. In addition, the Administrative Agent shall have no duty or liability to determine whether any Solar Asset is an Eligible Solar Asset or to inspect the Solar Assets at any time or ascertain or inquire as to the performance or observance of any of the Borrower’s, the Facility Administrator’s or the Parent’s or any of their respective affiliate’s representations, warranties or covenants. Anything contained herein to the contrary notwithstanding, the Administrative Agent shall not have any liability arising from confirmations of the amount of outstanding Advances or the component amounts thereof. The Administrative Agent shall not be responsible to any Funding Agent, any Lender or any Qualifying Hedge Counterparty for the perfection or priority of any of the Liens on any of the Collateral, or for the execution, effectiveness, genuineness, validity, legality, enforceability, collectability, or sufficiency of this Agreement or any of the other Transaction Documents or the transactions contemplated thereby, or for the financial condition of any guarantor of any or all of the Obligations, the Borrower or any of its respective Affiliates.
    Section 7.5.    Employment of Administrative Agents and Counsel. The Administrative Agent may execute any of its duties as the Administrative Agent hereunder and under any other Transaction Document by or through employees, agents, and attorneys-in-fact and shall not be answerable to the Funding Agents, the Lenders or any Qualifying Hedge Counterparty, except as to money or securities received by it or its authorized agents, for the default or misconduct of any such agents or attorneys-in-fact selected by it with reasonable care. The Administrative Agent shall be entitled to advice of counsel concerning the contractual arrangement between the Administrative Agent and the Funding Agents, the Lenders or any Qualifying Hedge Counterparty and all matters pertaining to the Administrative Agent’s duties hereunder and under any other Transaction Document.
    Section 7.6.    The Administrative Agent’s Reimbursement and Indemnification. Each Non-Conduit Lender, ratably, based on the Class A Lender Group Percentages, the Class B-I Lender Group Percentages and Class B-II Lender Group Percentages, as applicable, severally agrees to indemnify each of the Administrative Agent and its Affiliates and officers, partners, directors, trustees, employees and agents of the Administrative Agent (each, an “Indemnitee Agent Party”), to the extent that such Indemnitee Agent Party shall not have been reimbursed by the Borrower, (A) for any reasonable and documented expenses incurred by such Indemnitee Agent Party on behalf of the Lenders in connection with the preparation, execution, delivery, administrations and enforcement of the Transaction Documents and (B) for and against any and all liabilities, obligations, losses, damages, penalties, actions, judgments, suits, costs, expenses (including counsel fees and disbursements) or disbursements of any kind or nature whatsoever which may be imposed on, incurred by or asserted against such Indemnitee Agent Party in exercising its powers, rights and remedies or performing its duties hereunder or under the other
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Transaction Documents or otherwise in its capacity as such Indemnitee Agent Party in any way relating to or arising out of this Agreement or the other Transaction Documents, IN ALL CASES, WHETHER OR NOT CAUSED BY OR ARISING, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, OUT OF THE COMPARATIVE, CONTRIBUTORY, OR SOLE NEGLIGENCE OF SUCH INDEMNITEE AGENT PARTY; provided, no Lender shall be liable for any portion of such liabilities, obligations, losses, damages, penalties, actions, judgments, suits, costs, expenses or disbursements resulting from such Indemnitee Agent Party’s gross negligence or willful misconduct as determined by a final, non-appealable judgment of a court of competent jurisdiction. If any indemnity furnished to any Indemnitee Agent Party for any purpose shall, in the opinion of such Indemnitee Agent Party, be insufficient or become impaired, such Indemnitee Agent Party may call for additional indemnity and cease, or not commence, to do the acts indemnified against until such additional indemnity is furnished; provided further, that in no event shall this sentence require any Lender to indemnify any Indemnitee Agent Party against any liability, obligation, loss, damage, penalty, action, judgment, suit, cost, expense or disbursement in excess of such Lender’s pro rata share of the aggregate outstanding principal amount of Advances of all Lenders; and provided, further, this sentence shall not be deemed to require any Lender to indemnify any Indemnitee Agent Party against any liability, obligation, loss, damage, penalty, action, judgment, suit, cost, expense or disbursement described in the proviso in the immediately preceding sentence.
    Section 7.7.    Rights as a Lender. The agency hereby created shall in no way impair or affect any of the rights and powers of, or impose any duties or obligations upon the Administrative Agent in its individual capacity as a Lender hereunder. With respect to its Commitment and Advances made by it and the Loan Notes (if any) issued to it, the Administrative Agent shall have the same rights and powers hereunder and under any other Transaction Document as any other Lender and may exercise the same as if it were not performing the duties and functions delegated to it hereunder, and the term “Lender” shall, unless the context clearly otherwise indicates, include the Administrative Agent in its individual capacity. The Administrative Agent may accept deposits from, lend money to, and generally engage in any kind of trust, debt, equity or other transaction, in addition to those contemplated by this Agreement or any other Transaction Document, with the Borrower or any of its Affiliates in which such Person is not prohibited hereby from engaging with any other Person.
    Section 7.8.    Lender Credit Decision. Each Lender represents and warrants that it has made its own independent investigation of the financial condition and affairs of the Borrower in connection with Advances hereunder and that it has made and shall continue to make its own appraisal of the creditworthiness of the Borrower. The Administrative Agent shall not have any duty or responsibility, either initially or on a continuing basis, to make any such investigation or any such appraisal on behalf of a Lender or, except as otherwise required in this Agreement or any other Transaction Document, to provide such Lender with any credit or other information with respect thereto, whether coming into its possession before the making of the Advances or at any time or times thereafter, and the Administrative Agent shall not have any responsibility with respect to the accuracy of or the completeness of any information provided by or on behalf of the Borrower, the Facility Administrator or the Parent to a Lender.
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    Section 7.9.    Successor Administrative Agent. (A) The Administrative Agent may resign at any time by giving written notice thereof to the Lenders, the Funding Agents, each Qualifying Hedge Counterparty, the Verification Agent, the Paying Agent and the Borrower. If the Administrative Agent shall resign under this Agreement, then the Majority Lenders and the Borrower shall appoint a successor agent, whereupon such successor agent shall succeed to the rights, powers and duties of the Administrative Agent and references herein to the Administrative Agent shall mean such successor agent, effective upon its appointment; and such former Administrative Agent’s rights, powers and duties in such capacity shall be terminated, without any other or further act or deed on the part of such former Administrative Agent or any of the parties to this Agreement. After any retiring Administrative Agent’s resignation hereunder in such capacity, the provisions of this Article VII and Sections 2.17, 2.12, 10.5 and 10.6 shall inure to its benefit as to any actions taken or omitted to be taken by it while it was Administrative Agent under this Agreement.
    (B)     If the Administrative Agent ceases to be an Affiliate of any Lender hereunder, the Majority Lenders shall have the right to terminate the Administrative Agent upon ten (10) days’ notice to the Administrative Agent, the Lenders, the Funding Agents, each Qualifying Hedge Counterparty, the Verification Agent, the Paying Agent and the Borrower and replace the Administrative Agent with a successor of their choosing, whereupon such successor Administrative Agent shall succeed to the rights, powers and duties of the Administrative Agent and references herein to the Administrative Agent shall mean such successor agent, effective upon its appointment; and such former Administrative Agent’s rights, powers and duties in such capacity shall be terminated, without any other or further act or deed on the part of such former Administrative Agent or any of the parties to this Agreement. After any terminated Administrative Agent’s termination hereunder as such agent, the provisions of this Article VII and Sections 2.17, 2.12, 10.5 and 10.6 shall inure to its benefit as to any actions taken or omitted to be taken by it while it was Administrative Agent under this Agreement.
(C)    If no successor Administrative Agent shall have been so appointed by the Majority Lenders and the Borrower and shall have accepted such appointment within thirty (30) days after the exiting Administrative Agent’s giving notice of resignation or receipt of notice of removal, then the exiting Administrative Agent may appoint, on behalf of the Borrower and the Lenders, a successor Administrative Agent (but only if such successor is reasonably acceptable to the Majority Lenders) or petition a court of competent jurisdiction to appoint a successor Administrative Agent.
(D)    If (i) the Class A Commitments have expired or terminated and all Obligations due and owing to the Class A Lenders have been reduced to zero or (ii) any Class B Lender or Lenders elect to purchase and does purchase all Class A Advances funded by the Class A Lenders pursuant to Section 6.3 on the date on which circumstance described in either preceding clause (i) or (ii) occurs, Credit Suisse AG, New York Branch (or its successor or assign under this Agreement) shall assign, at the direction of the Majority Lenders, to the Person specified by the Majority Lenders, and such assignee shall assume (and shall be deemed to have assumed) all of Credit Suisse AG, New York Branch’s (or its successor or assign’s) rights, powers and duties as Administrative Agent under this Agreement and the other Transaction Documents, without further act or deed on the part of the Administrative Agent (or such other Person) or any of the
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other parties to this Agreement or any other Transaction Document; provided that the provisions of this Article VII and Sections 2.17, 2.12, 10.5 and 10.6 of this Agreement shall inure to its benefit of Credit Suisse AG, New York Branch (or its successor or assign) as to any actions taken or omitted to be taken by it while it was Administrative Agent.
    Section 7.10.    Transaction Documents; Further Assurances. (A) Each Non-Conduit Lender, each Funding Agent and each Qualifying Hedge Counterparty authorizes the Administrative Agent to enter into each of the Transaction Documents to which it is a party and each Lender, each Funding Agent and each Qualifying Hedge Counterparty authorizes the Administrative Agent to take all action contemplated by such documents in its capacity as Administrative Agent. Each Lender, each Funding Agent and each Qualifying Hedge Counterparty agrees that no Lender, no Funding Agent and no Qualifying Hedge Counterparty, respectively, shall have the right individually to seek to realize upon the security granted by any Transaction Document, it being understood and agreed that such rights and remedies may be exercised solely by the Administrative Agent for the benefit of the Lenders, the Funding Agents and each Qualifying Hedge Counterparty upon the terms of the Transaction Documents.
    (B)    Any Funding Agent may (in their sole discretion and expense), at any time, have their Advances rated by Moody’s, S&P, DBRS, Inc., A.M. Best or Kroll Bond Rating Agency, Inc. Any such rating shall not be a condition precedent to closing the credit facility or the making of the Advances as set forth in this Agreement. The Borrower, Sunnova Management, and the Parent shall provide reasonable assistance to obtain such rating. For the avoidance of doubt, any such rating shall not be a condition precedent to the exercise of any rights of the Borrower or Sunnova Management under this Agreement. Any costs or fees associated with the rating of the Advances shall be borne by the Funding Agent and the Lenders.
    (C)    Each Lender, by funding an Advance, shall be deemed to have acknowledged receipt of, and consented to and approved, each Transaction Document and each other document required to be approved by the Administrative Agent, any Funding Agent, any Lender or any Qualified Hedge Counterparty, as applicable, on the Original Closing Date or any Funding Date.
    Section 7.11.    Collateral Review. (A) Prior to the occurrence of an Event of Default, the Administrative Agent and/or its designated agent may not more than one (1) time during any given twelve (12) month period (at the expense of the Borrower), upon reasonable notice, perform (i) reviews of the Facility Administrator’s and/or Borrower’s business operations and (ii) audits of the Collateral, in all cases, the scope of which shall be determined by the Administrative Agent.
    (B)    After the occurrence of and during the continuance of an Event of Default, the Administrative Agent or its designated agent may, in its sole discretion regarding frequency (at the expense of the Borrower), upon reasonable notice, perform (i) reviews of the Facility Administrator’s and/or Borrower’s business operations and (ii) audits or any other review of the Collateral, in all cases, the scope of which shall be determined by the Administrative Agent.
    (C)    The results of any review conducted in accordance with this Section 7.11 shall be distributed by the Administrative Agent to the Lenders.
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    Section 7.12.    Funding Agent Appointment; Nature of Relationship. Each Funding Agent is appointed by the Lenders in its Lender Group as their agent hereunder, and such Lenders irrevocably authorize such Funding Agent to act as the contractual representative of such Lenders with the rights and duties expressly set forth herein and in the other Transaction Documents. Each Funding Agent agrees to act as such contractual representative upon the express conditions contained in this Article VII. Notwithstanding the use of the defined term “Administrative Agent,” it is expressly understood and agreed that no Funding Agent shall have any fiduciary responsibilities to any Lender by reason of this Agreement and that each Funding Agent is merely acting as the representative of the Lenders in its Lender Group with only those duties as are expressly set forth in this Agreement and the other Transaction Documents. In its capacity as the related Lenders’ contractual representative, each Funding Agent (A) does not have any implied duties and does not assume any fiduciary duties to any of the Lenders, (B) is a “representative” of the Lenders in its Lender Group within the meaning of Section 9-102 of the UCC as in effect in the State of New York and (C) is acting as an independent contractor, the rights and duties of which are limited to those expressly set forth in this Agreement and the other Transaction Documents. Each of the Lenders agrees to assert no claim against their Funding Agent on any agency theory or any other theory of liability for breach of fiduciary duty, all of which claims each Lender waives.    
    Section 7.13.    Funding Agent Powers. Each Lender authorizes the Funding Agent in its Lender Group to take such action on such Lender’s behalf and to exercise such powers, rights and remedies hereunder and under the other Transaction Documents as are specifically delegated or granted to the Funding Agents by the terms hereof and thereof, together with such powers, rights and remedies as are reasonably incidental thereto. The Funding Agents shall have only those duties and responsibilities that are expressly specified herein and in the other Transaction Documents. The Funding Agents may exercise such powers, rights and remedies and perform such duties by or through its agents or employees. The Funding Agents shall not have, by reason hereof or in any of the other Transaction Documents, a fiduciary relationship in respect of any Lender; and nothing herein or any of the other Transaction Documents, expressed or implied, is intended to or shall be so construed as to impose upon the Funding Agents any obligations in respect hereof or any of the other Transaction Documents except as expressly set forth herein or therein.












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    Section 7.14.    Funding Agent Exculpatory Provisions. Neither any Funding Agent nor any of its officers, partners, directors, employees or agents shall be liable to the Borrower, the Lenders or any Lender for any action taken or omitted by such Funding Agent under or in connection with any of the Transaction Documents except to the extent such action or inaction is found in a final non-appealable judgment by a court of competent jurisdiction to have arisen solely from (A) the gross negligence or willful misconduct of such Person or (B) breach of contract by such Person with respect to the Transaction Documents. Each Funding Agent shall be entitled to refrain from any act or the taking of any action (including the failure to take an action) in connection herewith or any of the other Transaction Documents or from the exercise of any power, discretion or authority vested in it hereunder or thereunder unless and until such Funding Agent shall have received instructions in respect thereof from each of the Lenders in its Lender Group as directed by the terms of this Agreement or other Transaction Document, and such instructions and any action taken or failure to act pursuant thereto shall be binding on all such Lenders. Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, (i) each Funding Agent shall be fully justified in failing or refusing to take any action hereunder and under any other Transaction Document unless it shall first be indemnified to its satisfaction by the Lenders in its Lender Group pro rata against any and all liability, cost and expense that it may incur by reason of taking or continuing to take any such action; (ii) each Funding Agent shall be entitled to rely, and shall be fully protected in relying, upon any Loan Note, notice, consent, certificate, affidavit, letter, telegram, statement, paper, communication, instrument or document believed by it to be genuine and correct and to have been signed or sent by the proper Person or Persons, and shall be entitled to rely and shall be protected in relying on opinions and judgments of counsel (who may be counsel for the Borrower), accountants, experts and other professional advisors selected by it with due care; and (iii) no Lender shall have any right of action whatsoever against the Funding Agents as a result of such Funding Agent acting or (where so instructed) refraining from acting hereunder or any of the other Transaction Documents in accordance with the instructions of the applicable Lenders.
    Section 7.15.    No Funding Agent Responsibility for Certain Matters. Neither any Funding Agent nor any of its directors, officers, agents or employees shall not be responsible to any Lender for the execution, effectiveness, genuineness, validity, enforceability, collectability or sufficiency of this Agreement or any other Transaction Document or for any representations, warranties, recitals or statements made herein or therein or made in any written or oral statements or in any financial or other statements, instruments, reports or certificates or any other documents furnished or made by or on behalf of the Borrower, the Facility Administrator or Parent or their respective affiliates to the Administrative Agent, any Funding Agent, any Lender or any Qualifying Hedge Counterparty in connection with the Transaction Documents and the transactions contemplated thereby or for the financial condition or business affairs of the Borrower, the Facility Administrator or Parent or their respective affiliates to such Funding Agent or any other Person liable for the payment of any Obligations, nor shall any Funding Agent be required to ascertain or inquire as to the performance or observance of any of the terms, conditions, provisions, covenants or agreements contained in any of the Transaction Documents or as to the use of the proceeds of the Advances or as to the existence or possible existence of any Event of Default or Potential Event of Default or to make any disclosures with respect to the foregoing. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the Funding Agents shall have no duty or obligation whatsoever to make, verify, or recompute any numerical information or other
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calculations under or in connection with this Agreement or any other Transaction Document, including any numerical information and other calculations included in any Borrowing Base Certificate, Facility Administrator Report or otherwise, and the Funding Agents shall have no duty or liability to confirm, verify or review the contents, and shall not be responsible for the accuracy or content, of any documents, certificates or opinions delivered in connection with this Agreement or any other Transaction Document. In addition, the Funding Agents shall have no duty or liability to determine whether any Solar Asset is an Eligible Solar Asset or to inspect the Solar Assets at any time or ascertain or inquire as to the performance or observance of any of the Borrower’s, the Facility Administrator’s or the Parent’s or any of their respective affiliate’s representations, warranties or covenants. Anything contained herein to the contrary notwithstanding, the Funding Agents shall not have any liability arising from confirmations of the amount of outstanding Advances or the component amounts thereof. The Funding Agents shall not be responsible to any Lender for the perfection or priority of any of the Liens on any of the Collateral, or for the execution, effectiveness, genuineness, validity, legality, enforceability, collectability, or sufficiency of this Agreement or any of the other Transaction Documents or the transactions contemplated thereby, or for the financial condition of any guarantor of any or all of the Obligations, the Borrower or any of its respective Affiliates.
    Section 7.16.    Funding Agent Employment of Agents and Counsel. Each Funding Agent may execute any of its duties as a Funding Agent hereunder by or through employees, agents, and attorneys-in-fact and shall not be answerable to the Lenders in its Lender Group, except as to money or securities received by it or its authorized agents, for the default or misconduct of any such agents or attorneys-in-fact selected by it with reasonable care. Each Funding Agent, at the expense of the Non-Conduit Lenders, shall be entitled to advice of counsel concerning the contractual arrangement between such Funding Agent and the Lenders in its Lender Group and all matters pertaining to such Funding Agent’s duties hereunder and under any other Transaction Document.
    Section 7.17.    Funding Agent’s Reimbursement and Indemnification. Each Non-Conduit Lender in each Lender Group, ratably, based on the applicable Class A Lender Group Percentages, the Class B-I Lender Group Percentages and Class B-II Lender Group Percentages, as applicable, severally agrees to indemnify each of the Funding Agent in their Lender Group and its Affiliates and officers, partners, directors, trustees, employees and agents of the Administrative Agent (each, an “Indemnitee Funding Agent Party”), to the extent that such Indemnitee Funding Agent Party shall not have been reimbursed by the Borrower, (A) for any reasonable and documented expenses incurred by such Indemnitee Funding Agent Party on behalf of the Lenders in connection with the preparation, execution, delivery, administrations and enforcement of the Transaction Documents and (B) for and against any and all liabilities, obligations, losses, damages, penalties, actions, judgments, suits, costs, expenses (including counsel fees and disbursements) or disbursements of any kind or nature whatsoever which may be imposed on, incurred by or asserted against such Indemnitee Funding Agent Party in exercising its powers, rights and remedies or performing its duties hereunder or under the other Transaction Documents or otherwise in its capacity as such Indemnitee Funding Agent Party in any way relating to or arising out of this Agreement or the other Transaction Documents, IN ALL CASES, WHETHER OR NOT CAUSED BY OR ARISING, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, OUT OF THE COMPARATIVE, CONTRIBUTORY, OR SOLE NEGLIGENCE OF SUCH
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INDEMNITEE FUNDING AGENT PARTY; provided, no Lender shall be liable for any portion of such liabilities, obligations, losses, damages, penalties, actions, judgments, suits, costs, expenses or disbursements resulting from such Indemnitee Funding Agent Party’s gross negligence or willful misconduct as determined by a final, non-appealable judgment of a court of competent jurisdiction. If any indemnity furnished to any Indemnitee Funding Agent Party for any purpose shall, in the opinion of such Indemnitee Funding Agent Party, be insufficient or become impaired, such Indemnitee Funding Agent Party may call for additional indemnity and cease, or not commence, to do the acts indemnified against until such additional indemnity is furnished; provided further, that in no event shall this sentence require any Lender to indemnify any Indemnitee Funding Agent Party against any liability, obligation, loss, damage, penalty, action, judgment, suit, cost, expense or disbursement in excess of such Lender’s pro rata share of the aggregate outstanding principal amount of Advances of all Lenders in the applicable Lender Group; and provided, further, this sentence shall not be deemed to require any Lender to indemnify any Indemnitee Funding Agent Party against any liability, obligation, loss, damage, penalty, action, judgment, suit, cost, expense or disbursement described in the proviso in the immediately preceding sentence.    
    Section 7.18.    Funding Agent Rights as a Lender. The agency hereby created shall in no way impair or affect any of the rights and powers of, or impose any duties or obligations upon any Funding Agent in its individual capacity as a Lender hereunder. With respect to its Commitment and Advances made by it and the Loan Notes (if any) issued to it, each Funding Agent shall have the same rights and powers hereunder and under any other Transaction Document as any other Lender and may exercise the same as if it were not performing the duties and functions delegated to it hereunder, and the term “Lender” shall, unless the context clearly otherwise indicates, include such Funding Agent in its individual capacity. Each Funding Agent may accept deposits from, lend money to, and generally engage in any kind of trust, debt, equity or other transaction, in addition to those contemplated by this Agreement or any other Transaction Document, with the Borrower or any of their Affiliates in which such Person is not prohibited hereby from engaging with any other Person.
    Section 7.19.    Funding Agent Lender Credit Decision. Each Lender represents and warrants that it has made its own independent investigation of the financial condition and affairs of the Borrower in connection with Advances hereunder and that it has made and shall continue to make its own appraisal of the creditworthiness of the Borrower. No Funding Agent shall have any duty or responsibility, either initially or on a continuing basis, to make any such investigation or any such appraisal on behalf of a Lender or, except as otherwise required in this Agreement or any other Transaction Document, to provide such Lender with any credit or other information with respect thereto, whether coming into its possession before the making of the Advances or at any time or times thereafter, and no Funding Agent shall have any responsibility with respect to the accuracy of or the completeness of any information provided by or on behalf of the Borrower, the Facility Administrator or the Parent to a Lender.



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    Section 7.20.    Funding Agent Successor Funding Agent. (A) Any Funding Agent may resign at any time by giving written notice thereof to the Lenders in its Lender Group, the Administrative Agent and the Borrower. If a Funding Agent shall resign under this Agreement, then the Lenders in the applicable Lender Group shall appoint a successor agent, whereupon such successor agent shall succeed to the rights, powers and duties of such Funding Agent and references herein to such Funding Agent shall mean such successor agent, effective upon its appointment; and such former Funding Agent’s rights, powers and duties in such capacity shall be terminated, without any other or further act or deed on the part of such former Funding Agent or any of the parties to this Agreement. After any retiring Administrative Agent’s resignation hereunder in such capacity, the provisions of this Article VII and Sections 2.17, 2.12, 10.5 and 10.6 shall inure to its benefit as to any actions taken or omitted to be taken by it while it was Funding Agent under this Agreement.
    (B)     If any Funding Agent ceases to be an Affiliate of any Lender in its Lender Group hereunder, the Lenders in such Lender Group shall have the right to terminate such Funding Agent upon ten (10) days’ notice to such Funding Agent, the Administrative Agent and the Borrower and replace such Funding Agent with a successor of their choosing, whereupon such successor Funding Agent shall succeed to the rights, powers and duties of such Funding Agent and references herein to such Funding Agent shall mean such successor agent, effective upon its appointment; and such former Funding Agent’s rights, powers and duties in such capacity shall be terminated, without any other or further act or deed on the part of such former Funding Agent or any of the parties to this Agreement. After any terminated Funding Agent’s termination hereunder as such agent, the provisions of this Article VII and Sections 2.17, 2.12, 10.5 and 10.6 shall inure to its benefit as to any actions taken or omitted to be taken by it while it was Funding Agent under this Agreement.
(C)    If no successor Funding Agent shall have been so appointed by such Lenders and shall have accepted such appointment within thirty (30) days after the exiting Funding Agent’s giving notice of resignation or receipt of notice of removal, then the exiting Funding Agent may appoint, on behalf of such Lenders, a successor Funding Agent (but only if such successor is reasonably acceptable to each such Lender) or petition a court of competent jurisdiction to appoint a successor Funding Agent.
    Section 7.21.    Funding Agent Transaction Documents; Further Assurances. Each Lender authorizes the Funding Agent in its Lender Group to enter into each of the Transaction Documents to which it is a party and each Lender authorizes the Funding Agent in its Lender Group to take all action contemplated by such documents in its capacity as Funding Agent.
    Section 7.22.    Lender Relationships.

(A)    Subordination; Non-Petition Covenants. Anything in this Agreement or any other Transaction Documents to the contrary notwithstanding, the Borrower and each member of each Class B Lender Group agree for the benefit of members of the Class A Lender Groups that the Obligations owing to the Class B Lenders shall be subordinate and junior to the Obligations owing to the Class A Lenders to the extent set forth in Section 2.7, including during any case against the Borrower under the Bankruptcy Code and any other applicable federal or State
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bankruptcy, insolvency or other similar law. If, notwithstanding the provisions of this Agreement, any holder of an Obligation owing to a Class B Lender shall have become aware or received written notice (in either case prior to the time that all Obligations owing to the Class A Lenders have been paid in full) that it has received any payment or distribution in respect of any Obligation owing to a Class B Lender contrary to the provisions of this Agreement, then such payment or distribution shall be received and held in trust for the benefit of, and shall forthwith be paid over and delivered to, the Class A Lenders ratably based on the amount of the Obligations owing to the Class A Lenders which the Class A Lenders are entitled thereto in accordance with this Agreement; provided, however, that, if any such payment or distribution is made other than in cash, it shall be held by the Class A Lenders as part of the Collateral and subject in all respects to the provisions of this Agreement, including the provisions of this Section 7.22. The holders of the Obligations owing to the Class B Lenders agree, for the benefit of the holders of the Obligations owing to the Class A Lenders, that, before the date that is one year and one day after the termination of this Agreement or, if longer, the expiration of the then applicable preference period plus one day, the holders of the Obligations of the Class B Lenders shall not, without the prior written consent of the Majority Lenders, acquiesce, petition or otherwise invoke or cause any other Person to invoke the process of any governmental authority for the purpose of commencing or sustaining a case against the Borrower under the Bankruptcy Code and any other applicable federal or State bankruptcy, insolvency or other similar law or appointing a receiver, liquidator, assignee, trustee, custodian, sequestrator or other similar official of the Borrower or any substantial part of its property or ordering the winding-up or liquidation of the affairs of the Borrower.
(B)     Standard of Conduct. In exercising any of its or their voting rights, rights to direct and consent or any other rights as a Lender hereunder, subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, a Lender or Lenders, as the case may be, shall not, except as may be expressly provided herein with respect to any particular matter, have any obligation or duty to any Person or to consider or take into account the interests of any Person and shall not be liable to any Person for any action taken by it or them or at its or their direction or any failure by it or them to act or to direct that an action be taken, without regard to whether such action or inaction benefits or adversely effects any Lender, the Borrower or any other Person, except for any liability to which such Lender may be subject to the extent that the same results from such Lender’s taking or directing an action, or failing to take or direct an action, in bad faith or in violation of the express terms of this Agreement.









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Article VIII

Administration and Servicing of the Collateral
    Section 8.1.    Management Agreements/Servicing Agreements/Facility Administration Agreement.
    (A)    Each Management Agreement, duly executed counterparts of which have been delivered to the Administrative Agent, sets forth the covenants and obligations of the Manager with respect to the Solar Assets and other matters addressed in the Management Agreements, and reference is hereby made to the Management Agreements for a detailed statement of said covenants and obligations of the Manager thereunder. The Borrower shall cause the Manager (to the extent an Affiliate of the Borrower) and each Relevant Party that is party to a Management Agreement to (i) perform and observe all of the material terms, covenants and conditions of each Management Agreement and (ii) promptly notify the Administrative Agent and each Lender of any notice to Borrower, a Managing Member or SAP of any material default under any Management Agreement.
    (B)    Each Servicing Agreement, duly executed counterparts of which have been delivered to the Administrative Agent, sets forth the covenants and obligations of the Manager with respect to the Solar Assets and other matters addressed in the Servicing Agreement, and reference is hereby made to the Servicing Agreements for a detailed statement of said covenants and obligations of the Manager thereunder. The Borrower shall cause the Manager (to the extent an Affiliate of the Borrower) and each Relevant Party that is party to a Servicing Agreement to (i) perform and observe all of the material terms, covenants and conditions of each Servicing Agreement and (ii) promptly notify the Administrative Agent and each Lender of any notice to Borrower, a Managing Member or SAP of any material default under any Servicing Agreement.
    (C)     The Facility Administration Agreement, duly executed counterparts of which have been delivered to the Administrative Agent, sets forth the covenants and obligations of the Facility Administrator with respect to the Collateral and other matters addressed in the Facility Administration Agreement, and reference is hereby made to the Facility Administration Agreement for a detailed statement of said covenants and obligations of the Facility Administrator thereunder. The Borrower agrees that the Administrative Agent, in its name or (to the extent required by law) in the name of the Borrower, may (but is not, unless so directed and indemnified by the Majority Lenders, required to) enforce all rights of the Borrower under the Facility Administration Agreement for and on behalf of the Lenders whether or not an Event of Default has occurred and is continuing.
    (D)    Promptly following a request from the Administrative Agent (acting at the direction of the Majority Lenders) to do so, the Borrower shall take all such lawful action as the Administrative Agent may request to compel or secure the performance and observance by the Facility Administrator of each of its obligations to the Borrower and with respect to the Collateral under or in connection with the Facility Administration Agreement in accordance with the terms thereof, and in effecting such request shall exercise any and all rights, remedies, powers and privileges lawfully available to the Borrower under or in connection with the Facility
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Administration Agreement to the extent and in the manner directed by the Administrative Agent, including the transmission of notices of default on the part of the Facility Administrator thereunder and the institution of legal or administrative actions or proceedings to compel or secure performance by the Facility Administrator of each of its obligations under the Facility Administration Agreement.
    (E)    The Borrower shall not waive any default by the Facility Administrator under the Facility Administration Agreement without the written consent of the Administrative Agent and the Majority Lenders, and, upon the occurrence and during the continuation of an Event of Default, the Majority Class B Lenders.
    (F)    The Administrative Agent does not assume any duty or obligation of the Borrower under the Facility Administration Agreement and the rights given to the Administrative Agent thereunder are subject to the provisions of Article VII.
    (G)    The Borrower has not and will not provide any payment instructions to any of the Managing Members, SAP or a Financing Fund that are inconsistent with the Facility Administration Agreement or this Agreement.
    (H)    With respect to the Facility Administrator’s obligations under Section 3.3 of the Facility Administration Agreement, the Administrative Agent shall not have any responsibility to the Borrower, the Facility Administrator or any party hereunder to make any inquiry or investigation as to, and shall have no obligation in respect of, the terms of any engagement of an independent accountant by the Facility Administrator; provided that the Administrative Agent shall be authorized, upon receipt of written direction from Facility Administrator directing the Administrative Agent, to execute any acknowledgment or other agreement with the independent accountant required for the Administrative Agent to receive any of the reports or instructions provided for herein, which acknowledgment or agreement may include, among other things, (i) acknowledgement that the Facility Administrator has agreed that the procedures to be performed by the independent accountant are sufficient for the Borrower’s purposes, (ii) acknowledgment that the Administrative Agent has agreed that the procedures to be performed by an independent accountant are sufficient for the Administrative Agent’s purposes and that the Administrative Agent’s purposes is limited solely to receipt of the report, (iii) releases by the Administrative Agent (on behalf of itself and the Lenders) of claims against the independent accountant and acknowledgement of other limitations of liability in favor of the independent accountant, and (iv) restrictions or prohibitions on the disclosure of information or documents provided to it by such firm of independent accountants (including to the Lenders). Notwithstanding the foregoing, in no event shall the Administrative Agent be required to execute any agreement in respect of the independent accountant that the Administrative Agent determines adversely affects it in its individual capacity or which is in a form that is not reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent.




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    Section 8.2.    Accounts.
    (A)    Establishment. The Borrower has established and shall maintain or cause to be maintained:
    (i)    for the benefit of the Secured Parties, in the name of the Borrower, at the Paying Agent, a segregated non-interest bearing trust account (such account, as more fully described on Schedule II attached hereto, the “Collection Account”), bearing a designation clearly indicating that the funds deposited therein are held for the benefit of the Borrower and the Secured Parties;
    (ii)    for the benefit of the Secured Parties, in the name of the Borrower, at the Paying Agent, a segregated non-interest bearing trust account (such account, as more fully described on Schedule II attached hereto, being the “Supplemental Reserve Account”), bearing a designation clearly indicating that the funds deposited therein as described below are held for the benefit of the Borrower and the Secured Parties;
    (iii)     for the benefit of the Secured Parties, in the name of the Borrower, at the Paying Agent, a segregated non-interest bearing trust account (such account, as more fully described on Schedule II attached hereto, being the “Liquidity Reserve Account”), bearing a designation clearly indicating that the funds deposited therein as described below are held for the benefit of the Borrower and the Secured Parties;
    (iv)    for the benefit of the Secured Parties, in the name of the Borrower, at the Paying Agent, a segregated non-interest bearing trust account (such account, as more fully described on Schedule II attached hereto, being the “SAP Revenue Account”), bearing a designation clearly indicating that the funds deposited therein as described below are held for the benefit of the Borrower and the Secured Parties; and
    (v)    for the benefit of the Secured Parties, in the name of the Borrower, at the Paying Agent, a segregated non-interest bearing trust account (such account, as more fully described on Schedule II attached hereto, being the “Takeout Transaction Account”, and together with the Collection Account, the Supplemental Reserve Account, the Liquidity Reserve Account, the SAP Revenue Account and the Takeout Transaction Account, each a “Paying Agent Account” and collectively the “Paying Agent Accounts”), bearing a designation clearly indicating that the funds deposited therein as described below are held for the benefit of the Borrower and the Secured Parties.
    (B)    [Reserved].
    (C)    Deposits and Withdrawals from the Liquidity Reserve Account. Deposits into, and withdrawals from, the Liquidity Reserve Account shall, subject to Section 2.7(D), be made in the following manner:
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    (i)    On the Original Closing Date, the Borrower shall deliver to the Paying Agent for deposit into the Liquidity Reserve Account, an amount equal to the Liquidity Reserve Account Required Balance as of such date;
    (ii)    From the proceeds of Advances hereunder, the Borrower shall deliver to the Paying Agent for deposit into the Liquidity Reserve Account amounts necessary to maintain on deposit therein an amount equal to or in excess of the Liquidity Reserve Account Required Balance as of the date of each such Advance, and on each Payment Date, the Facility Administrator shall direct the Paying Agent, based on the Facility Administrator Report, to deposit into the Liquidity Reserve Account from available Collections (as set forth and in the order of priority established pursuant to Section 2.7(B)), funds in the amount required under Section 2.7(B), and the Borrower may, at its option, deposit additional funds into the Liquidity Reserve Account;
    (iii)    If on any Payment Date (without giving effect to any withdrawal from the Liquidity Reserve Account) available funds on deposit in the Collection Account would be insufficient to make the payments due and payable on such Payment Date pursuant to Section 2.7(B)(i) through (iii)(a), (vii) and (ix), the Facility Administrator shall direct the Paying Agent, based on the Facility Administrator Report delivered pursuant to Section 3.1 of the Facility Administration Agreement, to withdraw from the Liquidity Reserve Account an amount equal to the lesser of such insufficiency and the amount on deposit in the Liquidity Reserve Account and deposit such amount into the Collection Account and apply such amount to payments set forth in Section 2.7(B)(i) through (iii)(a), (vii) and (ix);
    (iv)    Upon the occurrence of an Event of Default, the Administrative Agent (or the Facility Administrator with the written consent of the Administrative Agent) shall cause the Paying Agent, by providing written direction to the Paying Agent, to withdraw all amounts on deposit in the Liquidity Reserve Account and deposit such amounts into the Collection Account for distribution in accordance with Section 2.7(B);
    (v)    On the earliest to occur of (a) the Maturity Date, (b) an Amortization Event (other than an Event of Default) and (c) the date on which the outstanding balance of the Advances is reduced to zero, the Administrative Agent shall cause the Paying Agent, by providing written direction to the Paying Agent, in the case of subclauses (a) and (b), and the Facility Administrator or the Borrower shall cause the Paying Agent, by providing written direction to the Paying Agent, in the case of subclause (c), to withdraw all amounts on deposit in the Liquidity Reserve Account and deposit such amounts into the Collection Account to be paid in accordance with Section 2.7(B);
    (vi)    Unless an Event of Default or an Amortization Event has occurred and is continuing, on any Payment Date, if, as set forth on the Facility Administrator Report, amounts on deposit in the Liquidity Reserve Account are greater than the Liquidity Reserve Account Required Balance (after giving effect to all other distributions and disbursements on such Payment Date), the Facility Administrator shall direct the Paying Agent, based on the Facility Administrator Report, to withdraw funds in excess of the
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Liquidity Reserve Account Required Balance from the Liquidity Reserve Account and disburse such amounts into the Borrower’s Account; and
    (vii)    On any Payment Date, if, as set forth on the Facility Administrator Report, the amount of funds in the Liquidity Reserve Account and in the Collection Account is equal to or greater than the aggregate outstanding balance of Advances (whether or not then due and payable) and all other amounts due and payable hereunder, then the Facility Administrator shall direct the Paying Agent, based on the Facility Administrator Report, to withdraw all funds from the Liquidity Reserve Account and deposit such amounts into the Collection Account to pay all such amounts and the aggregate outstanding balance of all Advances (whether or not then due and payable).
Notwithstanding anything in this Section 8.2(C) to the contrary, in lieu of or in substitution for moneys otherwise required to be deposited to the Liquidity Reserve Account, the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) may deliver or cause to be delivered to the Paying Agent a Letter of Credit; provided that any deposit into the Liquidity Reserve Account required to be made by the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) after the replacement of amounts on deposit in the Liquidity Reserve Account with a Letter of Credit shall be made by the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) by way of cash deposits to the Liquidity Reserve Account as provided in Section 2.7(B) or pursuant to the Borrower’s (or the Facility Administrator’s on behalf of the Borrower) causing an increase in the Letter of Credit or the delivery to the Paying Agent of an additional Letter of Credit.
If at any time a Letter of Credit is held by the Paying Agent as an asset of the Liquidity Reserve Account, and if any withdrawals from the Liquidity Reserve Account will be required under this Section 8.2(C) or otherwise, the Administrative Agent (or the Borrower with the written consent of the Administrative Agent) shall, no later than three (3) Business Days prior to the applicable Payment Date or payment date, direct the Paying Agent in writing to draw on the Letter of Credit, which direction shall provide the required draw amount. The Administrative Agent (or the Borrower with the written consent of the Administrative Agent) shall direct the Paying Agent to submit the drawing documents to the applicable Eligible Letter of Credit Bank no later than 5:00 P.M. (New York City time) on the second (2nd) Business Day after the Paying Agent receives such direction. Upon the receipt of the proceeds of any such drawing, the Paying Agent shall deposit such proceeds into the Liquidity Reserve Account. Any (A) references in the Transaction Documents to amounts on deposit in the Liquidity Reserve Account or amounts in or credited to the Liquidity Reserve Account shall include or be deemed to include the aggregate available amount of the Letters of Credit delivered to the Paying Agent pursuant to this Section 8.2(C), and (B) Letter of Credit delivered by the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) to the Paying Agent pursuant to this Section 8.2(C) shall be held as an asset of the Liquidity Reserve Account and valued for purposes of determining the amount on deposit in the Liquidity Reserve Account at the amount as of any date then available to be drawn on such Letter of Credit.
If at any time a Letter of Credit is held by the Paying Agent as an asset of the Liquidity Reserve Account, then: (i) if the Letter of Credit is scheduled to expire by its terms and ten (10)
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days prior to the scheduled expiration date such Letter of Credit has not been extended or replaced, then the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) or the Administrative Agent shall on such tenth (10th) day prior to the scheduled expiration date notify the Paying Agent in writing of such failure to extend or replace the Letter of Credit, and the Paying Agent shall, submit the drawing documents delivered to it by the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) or the Administrative Agent to the Eligible Letter of Credit Bank no later than 5:00 P.M. (New York City time) on the second (2nd) Business Day prior to the scheduled expiration date and draw the full amount of such Letter of Credit and deposit the proceeds of such drawing into the Liquidity Reserve Account, and (ii) if the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) or the Administrative Agent notifies the Paying Agent in writing that the financial institution issuing the Letter of Credit ceases to be an Eligible Letter of Credit Bank or a Responsible Officer of the Paying Agent otherwise receives written notice that the financial institution issuing the Letter of Credit ceases to be an Eligible Letter of Credit Bank, then the Paying Agent shall, no later than the second (2nd) Business Day after receipt of any such written notice by a Responsible Officer of the Paying Agent submit the drawing documents delivered to it by the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) or the Administrative Agent to draw the full amount of such Letter of Credit and deposit the proceeds of such drawing into the Liquidity Reserve Account.
If at any time a Letter of Credit is held by the Paying Agent as an asset of the Liquidity Reserve Account, the stated amount of the Letter of Credit may be reduced from time to time, to the extent of any reduction in the dollar amount of the Liquidity Reserve Account Required Balance. Each month upon receipt by the Paying Agent of the Facility Administrator Report if such Facility Administrator Report shows a reduction in the Liquidity Reserve Account Required Balance, then the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) or the Administrative Agent shall, prior to the related Payment Date, direct the Paying Agent to send the Eligible Letter of Credit Bank a letter in the form provided in the Letter of Credit to reduce the stated amount of the Letter of Credit. The Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) or the Administrative Agent shall ensure that the letter submitted shall provide for the reduction to be effective as of the close of business on the related Payment Date. The reduction shall be in the amount shown on the Facility Administrator Report as the Liquidity Reserve Account “reductions” and the remaining stated amount of the Letter of Credit shall be equal to the Liquidity Reserve Account Required Balance “ending required amount” as shown on the Facility Administrator Report. Any drawing on the Letter of Credit may be reimbursed by the Borrower only from amounts remitted to the Borrower pursuant to clauses (xiii) or (xiv) of Section 2.7(B).
Notwithstanding the foregoing or any other provision to the contrary in this Agreement or any other Transaction Document, in no event shall the Paying Agent be required to report, track, calculate or monitor the value, available amount or any other information regarding any Letter of Credit for any party hereto or beneficiary of or under the Liquidity Reserve Account, except as expressly required pursuant to this Section 8.2(C).
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    (D)    Deposits and Withdrawals from the Supplemental Reserve Account. Deposits into, and withdrawals from, the Supplemental Reserve Account shall, subject to Section 2.7(D), be made in the following manner:
    (i)    On each Payment Date, to the extent of Distributable Collections and in accordance with and subject to the priority of payments set forth in Section 2.7(B), the Facility Administrator shall direct the Paying Agent, based on the Facility Administrator Report, to deposit into the Supplemental Reserve Account an amount equal to the Supplemental Reserve Account Deposit until the amount on deposit equals the Supplemental Reserve Account Required Balance.
    (ii)    On each Payment Date, the Facility Administrator shall direct the Paying Agent, based on the Facility Administrator Report, to deposit into the Supplemental Reserve Account from available Collections (as set forth and in the order of priority established pursuant to Section 2.7(B)), funds in the amount required under Section 2.7(B), if any, and the Borrower may, at its option, deposit additional funds into the Supplemental Reserve Account;
    (iii)    The Paying Agent shall release funds from the Supplemental Reserve Account to pay the following amounts upon direction from the Facility Administrator set forth in an Officer’s Certificate (no more than once per calendar month) in the following order of priority:
(a)the costs (inclusive of labor costs) of replacement of any Inverter that no longer has the benefit of a Manufacturer Warranty and for which (1) the Manager is not obligated under the related Management Agreement to cover the replacement costs of such Inverter (or if so obligated, has failed to pay such costs) and the related Financing Fund has insufficient funds to pay replacement costs for such Inverter or (2) the Facility Administrator in its role as Manager has paid under the related Management Agreement;
(b)the amount of any deductible in connection with each claim paid by the Tax Loss Insurer under the related Tax Loss Insurance Policy plus the amount of the difference, if any, between (1) the amount of a Tax Loss Indemnity and (2) the sum of the amount of proceeds of a Tax Loss Insurance Policy received by a Financing Fund, as loss payee under such Tax Loss Insurance Policy with respect to the Tax Loss Indemnity and the amount of any deductible in connection therewith; and
(c)each Purchase Option Price when due and payable under the terms of a Financing Fund LLCA upon exercise by the related Managing Member of the related Purchase Option.
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    (iv)    Unless an Event of Default or an Amortization Event has occurred and is continuing, on any Payment Date, if, as set forth on the Facility Administrator Report, amounts on deposit in the Supplemental Reserve Account are greater than the Supplemental Reserve Account Required Balance (after giving effect to all other distributions and disbursements and all releases and withdrawals on such Payment Date), the Facility Administrator shall direct the Paying Agent, based on the Facility Administrator Report, to withdraw funds in excess of the Supplemental Reserve Account Required Balance from the Supplemental Reserve Account and disburse such amounts into the Borrower’s Account;
    (v)    If on any Payment Date (after giving effect to any withdrawals from the Liquidity Reserve Account) available funds on deposit in the Collection Account would be insufficient to pay the interest payments or other amounts due and payable pursuant to Section 2.7(B)(i) through (iii)(a), (vii) and (ix) on such Payment Date, the Facility Administrator shall direct the Paying Agent, based on the Facility Administrator Report, to withdraw from the Supplemental Reserve Account an amount equal to the lesser of such insufficiency and the amount on deposit in the Supplemental Reserve Account and deposit such amount into the Collection Account and apply such amount to payments set forth in Section 2.7(B)(i) through (iii)(a), (vii) and (ix); and
    (vi)    If on any Payment Date, the Borrower has provided notice to the Administrative Agent that (1) a Managing Member has irrevocably provided notice to the related Tax Equity Investor that it will not exercise the related Purchase Option or (2) the period in which such Purchase Option may be exercised under the related Financing Fund LLCA has expired and cannot be extended, the Borrower may direct the Paying Agent, to withdraw from the Supplemental Reserve Account any amounts on deposit therein in respect of clause (ii)(a) of the definition of “Supplemental Reserve Account Required Balance” and deposit such amounts into the Collection Account for application in accordance with Section 2.7; and
    (vii)    On the date on which the Aggregate Outstanding Advances are reduced to zero, the Administrative Agent shall cause the Paying Agent, pursuant to a written direction, to withdraw all amounts on deposit in the Supplemental Reserve Account and deposit such amounts into the Collection Account to be paid in accordance with Section 2.7(B).
Notwithstanding anything in this Section 8.2(D) to the contrary, in lieu of or in substitution for moneys otherwise required to be deposited to the Supplemental Reserve Account, the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) may deliver or cause to be delivered to the Paying Agent a Letter of Credit; provided that any deposit into the Supplemental Reserve Account required to be made by the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) after the replacement of amounts on deposit in the Supplemental Reserve Account with a Letter of Credit shall be made by the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) by way of cash deposits to the Supplemental Reserve Account as provided in Section 2.7(B) or pursuant to the Borrower’s (or the Facility
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Administrator’s on behalf of the Borrower) causing an increase in the Letter of Credit or the delivery to the Paying Agent of an additional Letter of Credit.
If at any time a Letter of Credit is held by the Paying Agent as an asset of the Supplemental Reserve Account, and if any withdrawals from the Supplemental Reserve Account will be required under this Section 8.2(D) or otherwise, the Administrative Agent (or the Borrower with the written consent of the Administrative Agent) shall, no later than three (3) Business Days prior to the applicable Payment Date or payment date, direct the Paying Agent in writing to draw on the Letter of Credit, which direction shall provide the required draw amount. The Administrative Agent (or the Borrower with the written consent of the Administrative Agent) shall direct the Paying Agent to submit the drawing documents to the applicable Eligible Letter of Credit Bank no later than 5:00 P.M. (New York City time) on the second (2nd) Business Day after the Paying Agent receives such direction. Upon the receipt of the proceeds of any such drawing, the Paying Agent shall deposit such proceeds into the Supplemental Reserve Account. Any (A) references in the Transaction Documents to amounts on deposit in the Supplemental Reserve Account or amounts in or credited to the Supplemental Reserve Account shall include or be deemed to include the aggregate available amount of the Letters of Credit delivered to the Paying Agent pursuant to this Section 8.2(D), and (B) Letter of Credit delivered by the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) to the Paying Agent pursuant to this Section 8.2(D) shall be held as an asset of the Supplemental Reserve Account and valued for purposes of determining the amount on deposit in the Supplemental Reserve Account at the amount as of any date then available to be drawn on such Letter of Credit.
If at any time a Letter of Credit is held by the Paying Agent as an asset of the Supplemental Reserve Account, then: (i) if the Letter of Credit is scheduled to expire by its terms and ten (10) days prior to the scheduled expiration date such Letter of Credit has not been extended or replaced, then the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) or the Administrative Agent shall on such tenth (10th) day prior to the scheduled expiration date notify the Paying Agent in writing of such failure to extend or replace the Letter of Credit, and the Paying Agent shall, submit the drawing documents delivered to it by the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) or the Administrative Agent to the Eligible Letter of Credit Bank no later than 5:00 P.M. (New York City time) on the second (2nd) Business Day prior to the scheduled expiration date and draw the full amount of such Letter of Credit and deposit the proceeds of such drawing into the Supplemental Reserve Account, and (ii) if the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) or the Administrative Agent notifies the Paying Agent in writing that the financial institution issuing the Letter of Credit ceases to be an Eligible Letter of Credit Bank or a Responsible Officer of the Paying Agent otherwise receives written notice that the financial institution issuing the Letter of Credit ceases to be an Eligible Letter of Credit Bank, then the Paying Agent shall, no later than the second (2nd) Business Day after receipt of any such written notice by a Responsible Officer of the Paying Agent submit the drawing documents delivered to it by the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) or the Administrative Agent to draw the full amount of such Letter of Credit and deposit the proceeds of such drawing into the Supplemental Reserve Account.
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If at any time a Letter of Credit is held by the Paying Agent as an asset of the Supplemental Reserve Account, the stated amount of the Letter of Credit may be reduced from time to time, to the extent of any reduction in the dollar amount of the Supplemental Reserve Account Required Balance. Each month upon receipt by the Paying Agent of the Facility Administrator Report if such Facility Administrator Report shows a reduction in the Supplemental Reserve Account Required Balance, then the Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) or the Administrative Agent shall, prior to the related Payment Date, direct the Paying Agent to send the Eligible Letter of Credit Bank a letter in the form provided in the Letter of Credit to reduce the stated amount of the Letter of Credit. The Borrower (or the Facility Administrator on behalf of the Borrower) or the Administrative Agent shall ensure that the letter submitted shall provide for the reduction to be effective as of the close of business on the related Payment Date. The reduction shall be in the amount shown on the Facility Administrator Report as the Supplemental Reserve Account “reductions” and the remaining stated amount of the Letter of Credit shall be equal to the Supplemental Reserve Account Required Balance “ending required amount” as shown on the Facility Administrator Report. Any drawing on the Letter of Credit may be reimbursed by the Borrower only from amounts remitted to the Borrower pursuant to clauses (xiii) or (xiv) of Section 2.7(B).
Notwithstanding the foregoing or any other provision to the contrary in this Agreement or any other Transaction Document, in no event shall the Paying Agent be required to report, track, calculate or monitor the value, available amount or any other information regarding any Letter of Credit for any party hereto or beneficiary of or under the Supplemental Reserve Account, except as expressly required pursuant to this Section 8.2(D).
    (E)    Deposits and Withdrawals from the SAP Revenue Account. Deposits into the SAP Revenue Account shall be made consistent with Section 5.1(R). The Paying Agent shall withdraw all amounts on deposit in the SAP Revenue Account in excess of $55,000 on the first Business Day of each calendar month and remit such amounts to the Collection Account. The Manager shall be permitted to withdraw up to $55,000 in the aggregate during each calendar month from the SAP Revenue Account to pay Operational Amounts in accordance with the related SAP Financing Documents. On the date on which the Aggregate Outstanding Advances are reduced to zero, the Administrative Agent shall cause the Paying Agent, pursuant to a written direction, to withdraw all amounts on deposit in the SAP Revenue and deposit such amounts into the Collection Account to be paid in accordance with Section 2.7(B).
    (F)    Paying Agent Account Control. (i) Each Paying Agent Account shall be established and at all times maintained with the Paying Agent which shall act as a “securities intermediary” (as defined in Section 8-102 of the UCC) and a “bank” (as defined in Section 9-102 of the UCC) hereunder (in such capacities, the “Securities Intermediary”) with respect to each Paying Agent Account. The Paying Agent hereby confirms that, as of the Amendment and Restatement Date, the account numbers of each of the Paying Agent Accounts are as described on Schedule II attached hereto.
    (ii)    Each Paying Agent Account shall be a “securities account” as defined in Section 8-501 of the UCC and shall be maintained by the Paying Agent as a securities intermediary for and in the name of the Borrower, subject to the lien of the
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Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties.  The Paying Agent shall treat the Administrative Agent as the “entitlement holder” (within the meaning of Section 8-102(a)(7) of the UCC) in respect of all “financial assets” (within the meaning of Section 8-102(a)(9) of the UCC) credited to the Paying Agent Accounts.
    (iii)    The Paying Agent hereby confirms and agrees that:
    (a)    the Paying Agent shall not change the name or account number of any Paying Agent Account without the prior written consent of the Administrative Agent and the Borrower;
    (b)    all securities or other property underlying any financial assets (as hereinafter defined) credited to a Paying Agent Account shall be registered in the name of the Paying Agent, indorsed to the Paying Agent or indorsed in blank or credited to another securities account maintained in the name of the Paying Agent, and in no case will any financial asset credited to a Paying Agent Account be registered in the name of the Borrower or any other Person, payable to the Borrower or specially indorsed to the Borrower or any other Person, except to the extent the foregoing have been specially indorsed to the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, or in blank;
    (c)    all property transferred or delivered to the Paying Agent pursuant to this Agreement will be credited to the appropriate Borrower Account in accordance with the terms of this Agreement;
    (d)    each Paying Agent Account is an account to which financial assets are or may be credited, and the Paying Agent shall, subject to the terms of this Agreement, treat each of the Borrower and the Facility Administrator as entitled to exercise the rights that comprise any financial asset credited to each such Paying Agent Account; and
    (e)    notwithstanding the intent of the parties hereto, to the extent that any Paying Agent Account shall be determined to constitute a “deposit account” within the meaning of Section 9-102(a)(29) of the UCC, such Paying Agent Account shall be subject to the exclusive control of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, and the Paying Agent will comply with instructions originated by the Administrative Agent directing disposition of the funds in such Paying Agent Account, without further consent by the Borrower or the Facility Administrator; provided that, notwithstanding the foregoing, the Administrative Agent hereby authorizes the Paying Agent to honor withdrawal, payment, transfer or other instructions directing disposition of the funds in the Collection Account received from the Borrower or the Facility Administrator, on its behalf, pursuant to Section 2.7 or this Section 8.2.
    (iv)    The Paying Agent hereby agrees that each item of property (including, without limitation, any investment property, financial asset, security, instrument or cash)
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credited to any Paying Agent Account shall be treated as a “financial asset” within the meaning of Section 8-102(a)(9) of the UCC.
    (v)    If at any time the Paying Agent shall receive an “entitlement order” (as defined in Section 8-102(a)(8) of the UCC) (an “Entitlement Order”) from the Administrative Agent (i.e., an order directing a transfer or redemption of any financial asset in any Paying Agent Account), or any “instruction” (within the meaning of Section 9-104 of the UCC), originated by the Administrative Agent, the Paying Agent shall comply with such Entitlement Order or instruction without further consent by the Borrower, the Facility Administrator or any other Person. Neither the Facility Administrator nor the Borrower shall make any withdrawals from any Paying Agent Account, except pursuant to Section 2.7 or this Section 8.2.
    (vi)    In the event that the Paying Agent has or subsequently obtains by agreement, by operation of law or otherwise a security interest in any Paying Agent Account or any financial assets, funds, cash or other property credited thereto or any security entitlement with respect thereto, the Paying Agent hereby agrees that such security interest shall be subordinate to the security interest of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties. Notwithstanding the preceding sentence, the financial assets, funds, cash or other property credited to any Paying Agent Account will not be subject to deduction, set-off, banker’s lien, or any other right in favor of any Person other than the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties (except that the Paying Agent may set-off (i) all amounts due to the Paying Agent in its capacity as securities intermediary in respect of customary fees and expenses for the routine maintenance and operation of the Paying Agent Accounts, and (ii) the face amount of any checks that have been credited to the Paying Agent Accounts but are subsequently returned unpaid because of uncollected or insufficient funds).
    (vii)    Regardless of any provision in any other agreement, for purposes of the UCC, New York shall be deemed to be the “bank’s jurisdiction” (within the meaning of Section 9-304 of the UCC) and the “security intermediary’s jurisdiction” (within the meaning of Section 8-110 of the UCC).
    (viii)    If, at any time, the Paying Agent resigns, is removed hereunder or ceases to meet the eligibility requirements of an Eligible Institution, the Facility Administrator, for the benefit of the Administrative Agent and the Lenders, shall within thirty (30) days establish a new Collection Account, Supplemental Reserve Account, Liquidity Reserve Account, the SAP Revenue Account, and Takeout Transaction Account meeting the conditions specified above with an Eligible Institution reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent and transfer any cash and/or any investments held therein or with respect thereto to such new Collection Account, Supplemental Reserve Account, Liquidity Reserve Account, SAP Revenue Account, or Takeout Transaction Account, as applicable. From the date such new Collection Account, Supplemental Reserve Account, Liquidity Reserve Account, SAP Revenue Account, or Takeout Transaction Account is established, it shall be the “Collection Account,” “Supplemental Reserve Account,”
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“Liquidity Reserve Account,” “SAP Revenue Account,” or “Takeout Transaction Account” hereunder, as applicable.
    (G)    Permitted Investments. Prior to an Event of Default, the Facility Administrator (and after an Event of Default, the Administrative Agent) may direct each banking institution at which the Collection Account, the Liquidity Reserve Account, Supplemental Reserve Account, SAP Revenue Account, or Takeout Transaction Account shall be established, in writing, to invest the funds held in such accounts in one or more Permitted Investments. Absent such written direction, such funds shall remain uninvested. All investments of funds on deposit in the Collection Account, the Liquidity Reserve Account, Supplemental Reserve Account, SAP Revenue Account, or Takeout Transaction Account shall be uninvested so that such funds will be available on the Business Day immediately preceding the date on which the funds are to be disbursed from such account, unless otherwise expressly set forth herein. All interest derived from such Permitted Investments shall be deemed to be “investment proceeds” and shall be deposited into such account to be distributed in accordance with the requirements hereof. The taxpayer identification number associated with the Collection Account, the Liquidity Reserve Account, Supplemental Reserve Account, SAP Revenue Account, and Takeout Transaction Account shall be that of the Borrower, and the Borrower shall report for federal, state and local income tax purposes the income, if any, earned on funds in such accounts.
    Section 8.3.    Adjustments. If the Facility Administrator makes a mistake with respect to the amount of any Collection or payment and deposits, pays or causes to be deposited or paid, an amount that is less than or more than the actual amount thereof, the Facility Administrator shall appropriately adjust the amounts subsequently deposited into the applicable account or paid out to reflect such mistake for the date of such adjustment. Any Eligible Solar Asset in respect of which a dishonored check is received shall be deemed not to have been paid.

















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Article IX

The Paying Agent
    Section 9.1.    Appointment. The appointment of Wells Fargo Bank, National Association is hereby confirmed by the other parties hereto (other than the Verification Agent) as Paying Agent, and accepts such appointment subject to the terms of this Agreement.
    Section 9.2.    Representations and Warranties. The Paying Agent represents to the other parties hereto as follows:
    (A)    Organization; Corporate Powers. The Paying Agent is duly incorporated and validly existing under the laws of the jurisdiction of its incorporation and has all requisite power and authority to conduct its business, to own its property and to execute, deliver and perform all of its obligations under this Agreement, and no license, permit, consent or approval, is required to be obtained, effective or given by the Paying Agent to enable it to perform its obligations hereunder.
    (B)    Authority. The execution, delivery and performance by the Paying Agent of this Agreement have been duly authorized by all necessary action on the part of the Paying Agent.
    (C)    Enforcement. This Agreement constitutes the legal, valid and binding obligation of the Paying Agent, enforceable against the Paying Agent in accordance with its terms except as such enforcement may be limited by bankruptcy, insolvency or similar laws affecting the enforcement of creditors’ rights generally and general principles of equity, regardless of whether such enforcement is sought at equity or at law.
    (D)    No Conflict. The Paying Agent is not in violation of any law, rule, or regulation governing the banking or trust powers of the Paying Agent applicable to it or any indenture, lease, loan or other agreement to which the Paying Agent is a party or by which it or its assets may be bound or affected, except for such laws, rules or regulations or indentures, leases, loans or other agreements the violation of which would not have a material adverse effect on the Paying Agent’s abilities to perform its obligations in accordance with the terms of this Agreement.
    Section 9.3.    Limitation of Liability of the Paying Agent. Notwithstanding anything contained herein to the contrary, this Agreement has been executed by Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, not in its individual capacity, but solely as the Paying Agent, and in no event shall Wells Fargo Bank, National Association have any liability for the representations, warranties, covenants, agreements or other obligations of the other parties hereto or in any of the certificates, notices or agreements delivered pursuant hereto, as to all of which recourse shall be had solely to the assets of the party responsible therefor.

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    Section 9.4.    Certain Matters Affecting the Paying Agent. Notwithstanding anything herein to the contrary:
    (A)    The Paying Agent undertakes to perform such duties and only such duties as are specifically set forth in this Agreement. The Paying Agent shall not have any duties or responsibilities except those expressly set forth in this Agreement.
    (B)    The Paying Agent shall not be subject to any fiduciary or other implied duties, obligations or covenants regardless of whether an Event of Default has occurred and is continuing.
    (C)    The Paying Agent shall not be liable for any action taken or any error of judgment made in good faith by an officer or officers of the Paying Agent, unless it shall be conclusively determined by the final judgment of a court of competent jurisdiction not subject to appeal or review that the Paying Agent was grossly negligent or acted with willful misconduct in ascertaining the pertinent facts.
    (D)    The Paying Agent shall not be liable with respect to any action taken or omitted to be taken by it in good faith in accordance with any direction given or certificate or other document delivered to the Paying Agent under this Agreement or any other Transaction Document.
    (E)    None of the provisions of this Agreement or any other Transaction Document shall require the Paying Agent to expend or risk its own funds or otherwise to incur any liability, financial or otherwise, in the performance of any of its duties hereunder, or in the exercise of any of its rights or powers if it shall have reasonable grounds for believing that repayment of such funds or indemnity satisfactory to it against such risk or liability is not assured to it.
    (F)    The Paying Agent may conclusively rely and shall be fully protected in acting or refraining from acting upon any resolution, certificate, statement, instrument, opinion, report, notice, request, consent, order, approval or other paper or document believed by it to be genuine and to have been signed or presented by the proper party or parties, and shall be under no obligation to inquire as to the adequacy, content, accuracy or sufficiency of any such information or be under any obligation to make any calculation (or re-calculation), certification, or verification in respect of any such information and shall not be liable for any loss that may be occasioned thereby. The Paying Agent may also, but shall not be required to, rely upon any statement made to it orally or by telephone and believed by it to have been made by the proper person, and shall not incur any liability for relying thereon.
    (G)    Whenever in the administration of the provisions of this Agreement or any other Transaction Document the Paying Agent shall deem it necessary or desirable that a matter be proved or established prior to taking or suffering any action to be taken hereunder, such matter may, in the absence of gross negligence, willful misconduct or bad faith on the part of the Paying Agent, be deemed to be conclusively proved and
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established by a certificate delivered to the Paying Agent hereunder, and such certificate, in the absence of gross negligence, willful misconduct or bad faith on the part of the Paying Agent, shall be full warrant to the Paying Agent for any action taken, suffered or omitted by it under the provisions of this Agreement or any other Transaction Document.
    (H)    The Paying Agent, at the expense of the Borrower, may consult with counsel, and the advice or any opinion of counsel shall be full and complete authorization and protection in respect of any action taken or omitted by it hereunder in good faith and in accordance with such advice or opinion of counsel; provided however that such costs of counsel are reasonable and documented. Before the Paying Agent acts or refrains from acting hereunder, it may require and shall be entitled to receive an Officer’s Certificate and/or an opinion of counsel, the costs of which (including the Paying Agent's reasonable and documented attorney's fees and expenses) shall be paid by the party requesting that the Paying Agent act or refrain from acting. The Paying Agent shall not be liable for any action it takes or omits to take in good faith in reliance on such Officer’s Certificate or opinion of counsel.
    (I)    The Paying Agent shall not be bound to make any investigation into the facts or matters stated in any resolution, certificate, statement, instrument, opinion, report, notice, request, entitlement order, approval or other paper or document.
    (J)    Except as provided expressly in Section 8.2(G) hereof, the Paying Agent shall have no obligation to invest and reinvest any cash held in any of the accounts hereunder in the absence of a timely and specific written investment direction pursuant to the terms of this Agreement. In no event shall the Paying Agent be liable for the selection of investments or for investment losses incurred thereon. The Paying Agent shall have no liability in respect of losses incurred as a result of the liquidation of any investment prior to its stated maturity or the failure of another party to timely provide a written investment direction pursuant to the terms of this Agreement. Investments in any Permitted Investments are not obligations or recommendations of, or endorsed or guaranteed by, the Paying Agent or its Affiliates. The Paying Agent and its Affiliates may provide various services for Permitted Investments and may be paid fees for such services. Each party hereto understands and agrees that proceeds of the sale of investments of the funds in any account maintained with the Paying Agent will be deposited by the Paying Agent into the applicable accounts on the Business Day on which the Paying Agent receives appropriate instructions hereunder, if such instructions received by the Paying Agent prior to the deadline for same day sale of such investments. If the Paying Agent receives such instructions after the applicable deadline for the sale of such investments, such proceeds will be deposited by the Paying Agent into the applicable account on the next succeeding Business Day. The parties hereto agree that notifications after the completion of purchases and sales of investments shall not be provided by the Paying Agent hereunder, and the Paying Agent shall make available, upon request and in lieu of notifications, periodic account statements that reflect such investment activity. No statement shall be made available if no investment activity has occurred during such period.
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    (K)    The Paying Agent may execute any of the trusts or powers hereunder or perform any duties hereunder either directly or by or through agents, attorneys, affiliates, custodians or nominees appointed with due care, and shall not be responsible for any action or omission on the part of any agent, attorney, custodian or nominee so appointed.
    (L)    Any corporation or entity into which the Paying Agent may be merged or converted or with which it may be consolidated, or any corporation or entity resulting from any merger, conversion or consolidation to which the Paying Agent shall be a party, or any corporation or entity succeeding to the business of the Paying Agent shall be the successor of the Paying Agent hereunder without the execution or filing of any paper with any party hereto or any further act on the part of any of the parties hereto except where an instrument of transfer or assignment is required by law to effect such succession, anything herein to the contrary notwithstanding.
    (M)    In no event shall the Paying Agent be liable for punitive, special, indirect or consequential loss or damage of any kind whatsoever (including lost profits), even if the Paying Agent has been advised of such loss or damage and regardless of the form of action.
    (N)    In no event shall the Paying Agent be liable for any failure or delay in the performance of its obligations under this Agreement or any related documents because of circumstances beyond the Paying Agent’s control, including a failure, termination, or suspension of a clearing house, securities depositary, settlement system or central payment system in any applicable part of the world or acts of God, flood, war (whether declared or undeclared), civil or military disturbances or hostilities, nuclear or natural catastrophes, political unrest, explosion, severe weather or accident, earthquake, terrorism, fire, riot, labor disturbances, strikes or work stoppages for any reason, embargo, government action, including any laws, ordinances, regulations or the like (whether domestic, federal, state, county or municipal or foreign) which delay, restrict or prohibit the providing of the services contemplated by this Agreement or any other Transaction Document or any related documents, or the unavailability of communications or computer facilities, the failure of equipment or interruption of communications or computer facilities, or the unavailability of the Federal Reserve Bank wire or telex or other wire or communication facility, or any other causes beyond the Paying Agent’s control whether or not of the same class or kind as specified above.
    (O)    Knowledge of the Paying Agent shall not be attributed or imputed to any affiliate, line of business, or other division of Wells Fargo Bank, National Association (and vice versa).
    (P)    The right of the Paying Agent to perform any permissive or discretionary act enumerated in this Agreement or any other Transaction Document shall not be construed as a duty.
    (Q)    Absent gross negligence, bad faith or willful misconduct (in each case as conclusively determined by a court of competent jurisdiction pursuant to a final order or
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verdict not subject to appeal) on the part of, Wells Fargo Bank, National Association in acting in each of its capacities under this Agreement and the related Transaction Documents shall not constitute impermissible self-dealing or a conflict of interest, and the parties hereto hereby waive any conflict of interest presented by such service. Wells Fargo Bank, National Association may act as agent for, provide banking, custodial, collateral agency, verification and other services to, and generally engage in any kind of business, with others to the same extent as if Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, were not a party hereto. Nothing in this Agreement or any other Transaction Document shall in any way be deemed to restrict the right of Wells Fargo Bank, National Association to perform such services for any other person or entity, and the performance of such services for others will not, in and of itself, be deemed to violate or give rise to any duty or obligation to any party hereto not specifically undertaken by Wells Fargo Bank, National Association hereunder or under any other Transaction Document.
    (R)    The Paying Agent shall not be responsible for preparing or filing any reports or returns relating to federal, state or local income taxes with respect to this Agreement or any other Transaction Document other than for the Paying Agent’s compensation.
    (S)    The Paying Agent shall not be deemed to have notice or knowledge of, or be required to act based on, any event or information (including any Event of Default, Amortization Event or any other default and including the sending of any notice) unless a Responsible Officer of the Paying Agent has actual knowledge or shall have received written notice thereof. In the absence of such actual knowledge or receipt of such notice, the Paying Agent may conclusively assume that none of such events have occurred and the Paying Agent shall not have any obligation or duty to determine whether any Event of Default, Amortization Event or any other default has occurred. The delivery or availability of reports or other documents to the Paying Agent (including publicly available reports or documents) shall not constitute actual or constructive knowledge or notice of information contained in or determinable from those reports or documents, except for such information provided to be delivered under this Agreement to the Paying Agent; and knowledge or information acquired by any Responsible Officer of the Paying Agent in any of its respective capacities hereunder or under any other document related to this transaction, provided that the foregoing shall not relieve the Person acting as Paying Agent, as applicable, from its obligations to perform or responsibility for the manner of performance of its duties in a separate capacity under the Transaction Documents.
    (T)     Except as otherwise provided in this Article IX:
        (i)    except as expressly required pursuant to the terms of this Agreement, the Paying Agent shall not be required to make any initial or periodic examination of any documents or records for the purpose of establishing the presence or absence of defects, the compliance by the Borrower or any other Person with its representations and warranties or for any other purpose except as expressly required pursuant to the terms of this Agreement;
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        (ii)    whether or not therein expressly so provided, every provision of this Agreement relating to the conduct or affecting the liability of or affording protection to the Paying Agent shall be subject to the provisions of this Article IX;
        (iii)    the Paying Agent shall not have any liability with respect to the acts or omissions of any other Person, and may assume compliance by each of the other parties to the Transaction Documents with their obligations thereunder unless a Responsible Officer of the Paying Agent is notified of any such noncompliance in writing;
        (iv)    under no circumstances shall the Paying Agent be personally liable for any representation, warranty, covenant, obligation or indebtedness of any other party to the Transaction Documents (other than Wells Fargo Bank, National Association in any of its capacities under the Transaction Documents);
        (v)    the Paying Agent shall not be held responsible or liable for or in respect of, and makes no representation or warranty with respect to (A) any recording, filing or depositing of this Agreement or any agreement referred to herein or any financing statement, continuation statement or amendments to a financing statement or continuation statement evidencing a security interest, or to see to the maintenance of any such recording or filing or depositing or to any re-recording, refiling or redepositing of any thereof, or (B) the existence, genuineness, value or protection of any collateral, for the legality, enforceability, effectiveness or sufficiency of the Transaction Documents or for the monitoring, creation, maintenance, enforceability, existence, status, validity, priority or perfection of any security interest, lien or collateral or the performance of any collateral; and
        (vi)    the Paying Agent shall not be required to take any action hereunder if it shall have reasonably determined, or shall have been advised by its counsel, that such action is likely to result in liability on the part of the Paying Agent or is contrary to the terms hereof or any other Transaction Document to which it is a party or is not in accordance with applicable laws.
    (U)    It is expressly understood and agreed by the parties hereto that the Paying Agent (i) has not provided nor will it provide in the future, any advice, counsel or opinion regarding the tax, financial, investment, securities law or insurance implications and consequences of the consummation, funding and ongoing administration of this Agreement and the matters contemplated herein, including, but not limited to, income, gift and estate tax issues, and the initial and ongoing selection and monitoring of financing arrangements, (ii) has not made any investigation as to the accuracy of any representations, warranties or other obligations of any other party to this Agreement or the other Transaction Documents or any other document or instrument and shall not have any liability in connection therewith and (iii) has not prepared or verified, or shall be responsible or liable for, any information, disclosure or other statement in any disclosure or offering document delivered in connection with this Agreement or the other Transaction Documents.
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    (V)    The recitals contained herein shall not be taken as the statements of the Paying Agent, and the Paying Agent does not assume any responsibility for their correctness. The Paying Agent does not make any representation regarding the validity, sufficiency or enforceability of this Agreement or the other Transaction Documents or as to the perfection or priority of any security interest therein, except as expressly set forth in Section 9.2(C).
    (W)    In the event that (i) the Paying Agent is unsure as to the application or interpretation of any provision of this Agreement or any other Transaction Document, (ii) this Agreement is silent or is incomplete as to the course of action that the Paying Agent is required or permitted to take with respect to a particular set of facts, or (iii) more than one methodology can be used to make any determination or calculation to be performed by the Paying Agent hereunder, then the Paying Agent may give written notice to the Administrative Agent (with a copy to each Lender) requesting written instruction and, to the extent that the Paying Agent acts or refrains from acting in good faith in accordance with any such written instruction, the Paying Agent shall not be personally liable to any Person. If the Paying Agent shall not have received such written instruction within ten (10) calendar days of delivery of notice to the Administrative Agent (or within such shorter period of time as may reasonably be specified in such notice or as may be necessary under the circumstances) it may, but shall be under no duty to, take or refrain from taking any action, and shall have no liability to any Person for such action or inaction.
    (X)    The Paying Agent shall be under no obligation to exercise any of the rights or powers vested in it by this Agreement or any other Transaction Document or to institute, conduct or defend any litigation hereunder or thereunder or in relation hereto or thereto at the request, order or direction of any of any Person, unless such Person with the requisite authority shall have offered to the Paying Agent security or indemnity satisfactory to the Paying Agent against the costs, expenses and liabilities (including the reasonable and documented fees and expenses of the Paying Agent's counsel and agents) which may be incurred therein or thereby.
    (Y)    The Paying Agent shall have no duty (i) to maintain or monitor any insurance or (ii) to see to the payment or discharge of any tax, assessment, or other governmental charge or any lien or encumbrance of any kind owing with respect to, assessed or levied against, any part of the Collateral.
    (Z)    Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Agreement, the Paying Agent shall not be required to take any action that is not in accordance with applicable law.
    (AA)    The rights, benefits, protections, immunities and indemnities afforded the Paying Agent hereunder shall extend to the Paying Agent (in any of its capacities) under any other Transaction Document or related agreement as though set forth therein in their entirety mutatis mutandis.
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    Section 9.5.    Indemnification. The Borrower and the Facility Administrator (for so long as the Facility Administrator is an Affiliate of the Borrower) agree, jointly and severally, to reimburse and indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Paying Agent, in its individual and representative capacities, and its officers, directors, agents and employees (collectively, the “Paying Agent Indemnified Parties”) against any and all fees, costs, damages, losses, suits, claims, judgments, liabilities, obligations, penalties, actions, expenses (including the reasonable and documented fees and expenses of counsel and court costs) or disbursements of any kind and nature whatsoever, regardless of the merit, which may be imposed on, incurred by or demanded, claimed or asserted against any of them in any way directly or indirectly relating to or arising out of or in connection with this Agreement or any other Transaction Document or any other document delivered in connection herewith or therewith or the transactions contemplated hereby or thereby, or the enforcement of any of the terms hereof or thereof or of any such other documents, including in connection with any enforcement (including any action, claim or suit brought) by any Paying Agent Indemnified Party of its rights hereunder or thereunder (including rights to indemnification), provided, that none of the Borrower or the Facility Administrator shall be liable for any of the foregoing to the extent arising from the gross negligence, willful misconduct or bad faith of the Paying Agent, as determined by the final judgment of a court of competent jurisdiction, no longer subject to appeal or review. The provisions of this Section 9.5 shall survive the discharge, termination or assignment of this Agreement or any related agreement or the earlier of the resignation or removal of the Paying Agent. This Section 9.5 shall not apply with respect to Taxes other than any Taxes that represent losses, liabilities, claims and damages arising from any non-Tax Proceeding. The Paying Agent Indemnified Parties’ reasonable and documented expenses are intended as expenses of administration.
    Section 9.6.    Successor Paying Agent. The Paying Agent may resign at any time by giving at least thirty (30) days’ prior written notice thereof to the other parties hereto; provided, that no such resignation shall become effective until a successor Paying Agent that is satisfactory to the Administrative Agent and, to the extent no Event of Default or Amortization Event has occurred and is continuing, the Borrower, has been appointed hereunder. The Paying Agent may be removed at any time for cause by at least thirty (30) days’ prior written notice received by the Paying Agent from the Administrative Agent. Upon any such resignation or removal, the Administrative Agent shall have the right to appoint a successor Paying Agent that is satisfactory to the Borrower (unless an Event of Default or Amortization Event has occurred and is continuing). If no successor Paying Agent shall have been so appointed and shall have accepted such appointment within thirty (30) days after the exiting Paying Agent’s giving notice of resignation or receipt of notice of removal, then the exiting Paying Agent may, at the sole expense (including all fees, costs and expenses (including attorneys’ reasonable and documented fees and expenses) incurred in connection with such petition) of the Borrower, petition a court of competent jurisdiction to appoint a successor Paying Agent. Upon the acceptance of any appointment as the Paying Agent hereunder by a successor Paying Agent, such successor Paying Agent shall thereupon succeed to and become vested with all the rights, powers, privileges and duties of the exiting Paying Agent, and the exiting Paying Agent shall be discharged from its duties and obligations hereunder. After any exiting Paying Agent’s resignation hereunder, the provisions of this Article IX shall continue in effect for its benefit in respect of any actions taken or omitted to be taken by it while it was acting as the Paying Agent hereunder. If the Paying Agent consolidates with, merges or converts into, or transfers or sells all or substantially all its
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corporate trust business or assets to, another Person, the resulting, surviving or transferee Person without any further act shall be the successor Paying Agent.
Article X

Miscellaneous
    Section 10.1.    Survival. All representations and warranties made by the Borrower and the Facility Administrator herein and all indemnification obligations of the Borrower and the Facility Administrator hereunder shall survive, and shall continue in full force and effect, after the making and the repayment of the Advances hereunder and the termination of this Agreement.
    Section 10.2.    Amendments, Etc.     (A) No amendment to or waiver of any provision of this Agreement, nor consent to any departure therefrom by the parties hereto, shall in any event be effective unless the same shall be in writing and signed by the Administrative Agent, on behalf of the Lenders and each Funding Agent, and the Borrower and consented to by the Majority Lenders; provided, that no such amendment or waiver shall (i) amend, modify or waive any provision of Sections 7.14 through 7.22 hereof without the written consent of all Funding Agents or (ii) affect the rights or duties of the Paying Agent, Verification Agent or Facility Administrator under this Agreement without the written consent of such Paying Agent, Verification Agent or Facility Administrator, respectively; provided, however, that no Class A Fundamental Amendment shall in any event be effective unless the same shall be in writing and signed by each of the Borrower, the Administrative Agent and the each Class A Lender; and provided further, that no Fundamental Amendment shall in any event be effective unless the same shall be in writing and signed by each of the Borrower, the Administrative Agent and each Lender; provided, that consent to any such Fundamental Amendment shall not be unreasonably withheld by any Class B Lender. The Borrower agrees to provide notice to each party hereto of any amendments to or waivers of any provision of this Agreement; provided that the Borrower shall provide the Conduit Lender with prompt written notice of any amendment to any provision of this Agreement, prior to such amendment becoming effective.
    (B)    Notwithstanding the foregoing or any other provision of this Agreement or any other Transaction Document to the contrary, the Administrative Agent, on behalf of the Lenders and each Funding Agent, and the Borrower may enter into an amendment hereto for the purpose of subdividing the Advances into separate tranches or reallocating the outstanding principal balance of the Advances among the Class A Advances and the Class B Advances; provided, no such amendment may be executed without the consent of all Lenders affected thereby; provided further, that such amendment shall be at the expense of the Lender or Lenders requesting such amendment and that none of the Borrower, Paying Agent or the Administrative Agent need enter into such amendment and no Lender need consent to such amendment if it would have a Material Adverse Effect on the payments, economics or obligations of any such party. Subject to the preceding sentence, each of the Borrower and the Facility Administrator agree to cooperate in effecting any amendment pursuant to this Section 10.2(B).
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    (C)    Notwithstanding anything to the contrary set forth in this Section 10.2, the consent of the Administrative Agent shall not be required for any amendment made in accordance with Sections 5.1(A)(ix) and (x).
    Section 10.3.    Notices, Etc.. All notices and other communications provided for hereunder shall be in writing and mailed or delivered by courier or facsimile: (A) if to the Borrower, to the Borrower, at its address at 20 Greenway Plaza, Suite 540, Houston, TX 77046. Attention: Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, Facsimile: (281) 985-9907, email address: treasury@sunnova.com; notices@sunnova.com; (B) if to the Facility Administrator, at its address at 20 Greenway Plaza, Suite 540, Houston, TX 77046, Attention: Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, Facsimile: (281) 985-9907, email address: treasury@sunnova.com; notices@sunnova.com; (C)  if to the Administrative Agent, the CS Funding Agent or the CS  Non-Conduit Lender, at its address at Credit Suisse AG, New York Branch, 11 Madison Avenue, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10010; Conduit and Warehouse Financing (212) 538-2007; email address: list.afconduitreports@creditsuisse.com; abcp.monitoring@creditsuisse.com; (D) if to the CS Conduit Lender, at its address at Alpine Securitization Ltd. c/o Credit Suisse AG, New York Branch 11 Madison Avenue, 4th Floor New York, NY 10010, Attention: Securitized Products Finance, E-mail: abcp.monitoring@credit-suisse.com; (E) if to the Class B-I Lender or the Class B-II Lender, at its address at LibreMax Opportunistic Value Master Fund, LP, c/o LibreMax Capital, LLC, 600 Lexington Ave, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10022, Attention: Frank Bruttomesso, Email: fbruttomesso@libremax.com, Telephone: 212-612-1565; (F) if to the Paying Agent, at its address at 600 S. 4th Street, MAC N9300-061, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415, Attention: Corporate Trust Services – Asset-Backed Administration, E-mail: ctsabsservicer@wellsfargo.com; and (G) in the case of any party, at such address or other address as shall be designated by such party in a written notice to each of the other parties hereto. Notwithstanding the foregoing, each Facility Administrator Report described in Section 5.1(B) and the Borrowing Base Certificate described in Section 2.4 may be delivered by electronic mail; provided, that such electronic mail is sent by a Responsible Officer and each such Facility Administrator Report or the Borrowing Base Certificate is accompanied by an electronic reproduction of the signature of a Responsible Officer of the Borrower. All such notices and communications shall be effective, upon receipt, provided, that notice by facsimile or email shall be effective upon electronic or telephonic confirmation of receipt from the recipient.












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    Section 10.4.    No Waiver; Remedies. No failure on the part of the Administrative Agent or any Lender to exercise, and no delay in exercising, any right hereunder or under the Loan Notes shall operate as a waiver thereof; nor shall any single or partial exercise of any such right preclude any other or further exercise thereof or the exercise of any other right. The remedies herein provided are cumulative and not exclusive of any remedies provided by law.
    Section 10.5.    Indemnification. The Borrower agrees to indemnify the Administrative Agent, the Paying Agent, the Successor Facility Administrator, the Verification Agent, each Lender, and their respective Related Parties (collectively, the “Indemnitees”) from and hold each of them harmless against any and all losses, liabilities, claims, damages or expenses (including court costs and fees and expenses of counsel and of enforcing the Borrower’s indemnification obligations hereunder) to which such Indemnitee may become subject arising out of, resulting from or in connection with any claim, litigation, investigation or proceeding (each, a “Proceeding” (including any Proceedings under environmental laws)) relating to the Transaction Documents or any other agreement, document, instrument or transaction related thereto, the use of proceeds thereof and the transactions contemplated hereby, regardless of whether any Indemnitee is a party thereto and whether or not such Proceedings are brought by the Borrower, its equity holders, affiliates, creditors or any other third party, and to reimburse each Indemnitee upon written demand therefor (together with reasonable back-up documentation supporting such reimbursement request) for any reasonable and documented legal or other out-of-pocket expenses incurred in connection with investigating or defending any of the foregoing of one law firm to all such Indemnitees, taken as a whole, and, in the case of a conflict of interest, of one additional counsel to the affected Indemnitee taken as a whole (and, if reasonably necessary, of one local counsel and/or one regulatory counsel in any material relevant jurisdiction); provided, that the foregoing indemnity and reimbursement obligation will not, as to any Indemnitee, apply to (A) losses, claims, damages, liabilities or related expenses (i) to the extent they are found in a final non-appealable judgment of a court of competent jurisdiction to arise from the willful misconduct, bad faith or gross negligence of, or with respect to Indemnitees other than the Paying Agent or the Verification Agent, material breach of the Transaction Documents by, such Indemnitee or any of its affiliates or controlling persons or any of the officers, directors, employees, advisors or agents of any of the foregoing or (ii) arising out of any claim, litigation, investigation or proceeding that does not involve an act or omission of the Borrower or any of their Affiliates and that is brought by such Indemnitee against another Indemnitee (other than an Indemnitee acting in its capacity as Paying Agent, agent, arranger or any other similar role in connection with the Transaction Documents) or (B) any settlement entered into by such Indemnitee without the Borrower’s written consent (such consent not to be unreasonably withheld or delayed). This Section 10.5 shall not apply with respect to Taxes other than any Taxes that represent losses, liabilities, claims and damages arising from any non-Tax Proceeding. The provisions of this Section 10.5 shall survive the discharge, termination or assignment of this Agreement or any related agreement or the earlier of the resignation or removal of the Paying Agent or the Verification Agent. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Section 10.5, the provisions of this Section shall be applied without prejudice to, and the provisions shall not have the effect of diminishing, the rights of the Paying Agent and any Paying Agent Indemnified Parties under Section 9.5 of this Agreement or any other provision of any Transaction Document providing for the indemnification of any such Persons.
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    Section 10.6.    Costs, Expenses and Taxes. The Borrower agrees to pay all reasonable and documented costs and expenses in connection with the preparation, execution, delivery, filing, recording, administration, modification, amendment or waiver of this Agreement, the Loan Notes and the other documents to be delivered hereunder, including the reasonable fees and out-of-pocket expenses of counsel for the Administrative Agent, any Lender and the Paying Agent with respect thereto and with respect to advising the Administrative Agent, such Lender and the Paying Agent as to their respective rights and responsibilities under this Agreement and the other Transaction Documents. The Borrower further agrees to pay on demand all costs and expenses, if any (including reasonable and documented counsel fees and expenses) (A) in connection with the enforcement (whether through negotiations, legal proceedings or otherwise) of this Agreement, the Loan Notes and the other documents to be delivered hereunder and (B) incurred by the Administrative Agent, any Lender or the Paying Agent in connection with the transactions described herein and in the other Transaction Documents, or any potential Takeout Transaction, including in any case reasonable and documented counsel fees and expenses in connection with the enforcement of rights under this Section 10.6. Without limiting the foregoing, the Borrower acknowledges and agrees that the Administrative Agent or its counsel may at any time after an Event of Default shall have occurred and be continuing, engage professional consultants selected by the Administrative Agent to conduct additional due diligence with respect to the transactions contemplated hereby, including (A) review and independently assess the existing methodology employed by the Borrower in allocating Collections with respect to the Collateral, assess the reasonableness of the methodology for the equitable allocation of those Collections and make any recommendations to amend the methodology, if appropriate, (B) review the financial forecasts submitted by the Borrower to the Administrative Agent and assess the reasonableness and feasibility of those forecasts and make any recommendations based on that review, if appropriate, and (C) verify the asset base of the Borrower and the Borrower’s valuation of their assets, as well as certain matters related thereto. The reasonable and documented fees and expenses of such professional consultants, in accordance with the provisions of this Section 10.6, shall be at the sole cost and expense of the Borrower. In addition, the Borrower shall pay any and all Other Taxes and agrees to save the Administrative Agent, the Paying Agent and each Lender harmless from and against any and all liabilities with respect to or resulting from any delay in paying or omission to pay such Other Taxes. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary set forth in this Section 10.6, the Borrower shall not be required to pay the costs or expenses of the Lenders following an Event of Default if such costs or expenses are related to disputes among the Lenders.
    Section 10.7.    Right of Set-off; Ratable Payments; Relations Among Lenders. (A) Upon the occurrence and during the continuance of any Event of Default, and subject to the prior payment of Obligations owed to the Paying Agent, each of the Administrative Agent and the Lenders are hereby authorized at any time and from time to time, to the fullest extent permitted by law, to set off and apply any and all deposits (general or special, time or demand, provisional or final) at any time held by and other indebtedness incurred pursuant to this Agreement at any time owing to the Administrative Agent or such Lender to or for the credit or the account of the Borrower against any and all of the obligations of the Borrower now or hereafter existing under this Agreement and the Loan Notes, whether or not the Administrative Agent or such Lenders shall have made any demand under this Agreement or the Loan Notes and although such obligations may be unmatured. The Administrative Agent and each Lender agrees promptly to
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notify the Borrower after any such set-off and application; provided that the failure to give such notice shall not affect the validity of such set-off and application. The rights of the Administrative Agent and the Lenders under this Section 10.7(A) are in addition to other rights and remedies (including other rights of set-off) which the Administrative Agent and the Lenders may have.
    (B)    If any Lender, whether by setoff or otherwise, has payment made to it upon its Advances in a greater proportion than that received by any other Lender, such other Lender agrees, promptly upon demand, to purchase a portion of the Advances held by the Lenders so that after such purchase each Lender will hold its ratable share of Advances. If any Lender, whether in connection with setoff or amounts which might be subject to setoff or otherwise, receives collateral or other protection for its Obligations or such amounts which may be subject to setoff, such Lender agrees, promptly upon written demand, to take such action necessary such that all Lenders share in the benefits of such collateral ratably in proportion to the obligations owing to them. In case any such payment is disturbed by legal process, or otherwise, appropriate further adjustments shall be made.
    (C)    Except with respect to the exercise of set-off rights of any Lender in accordance with Section 10.7(A), the proceeds of which are applied in accordance with this Agreement, each Lender agrees that it will not take any action, nor institute any actions or proceedings, against the Borrower or any other obligor hereunder or with respect to any Collateral or Transaction Document, without the prior written consent of the other Lenders or, as may be provided in this Agreement or the other Transaction Documents, at the direction of the Administrative Agent.
    (D)    The Lenders are not partners or co-venturers, and no Lender shall be liable for the acts or omissions of, or (except as otherwise set forth herein in case of the Administrative Agent) authorized to act for, any other Lender.
    Section 10.8.    Binding Effect; Assignment. (a) This Agreement shall be binding upon and inure to the benefit of the Borrower, the Paying Agent, the Verification Agent, the Facility Administrator and the Administrative Agent and each Lender, and their respective successors and assigns, except that the Borrower shall not have the right assign to its rights hereunder or any interest herein without the prior written consent of the Administrative Agent and the Lenders, and any assignment by Borrower in violation of this Section 10.8 shall be null and void. Any Lender may at any time, without the consent of the Borrower or the Administrative Agent, assign all or any portion of its rights and obligations under this Agreement and any Loan Note to a Federal Reserve Bank and each Conduit Lender may assign its rights and obligations under this Agreement to a Program Support Provider; provided, that no such assignment or pledge shall release the transferor Lender from its obligations hereunder. Each Lender may assign to one or more banks or other entities all or any part or portion of, or may grant participations to one or more banks or other entities in all or any part or portion of its rights and obligations hereunder (including, without limitation, its Commitment, its Loan Notes or its Advances); provided that during the Availability Period, no Lender may transfer or assign any portion of its rights and obligations under this Agreement or any Loan Note to a Disqualified Lender; provided further that each such assignment (A) shall be substantially in the form of Exhibit F hereto or any other form reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent and (B) shall either be made (i) to a
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Permitted Assignee or (ii) to a Person that is acceptable to the Administrative Agent in its reasonable discretion (such consent not to be unreasonably withheld or delayed) unless an Event of Default or Amortization Event shall have occurred and be continuing.
    (b)    If any assignment or participation is made to a Disqualified Lender in violation of this Section 10.8, the Borrower may upon notice to the applicable Disqualified Lender and the Administrative Agent, (A) purchase or prepay the Advances held by such Disqualified Lender by paying the lesser of (x) the principal amount thereof and (y) the amount that such Disqualified Lender paid to acquire such Advances, in each case plus accrued interest, accrued fees and all other amounts (other than principal amounts) payable to it hereunder and/or (B) require such Disqualified Lender to assign, without recourse (in accordance with and subject to the restrictions contained in this Section 10.8), all of its interest, rights and obligations under this Agreement to one or more banks or other entities at the lesser of (x) the principal amount thereof and (y) the amount that such Disqualified Lender paid to acquire such interests, rights and obligations, in each case plus accrued interest, accrued fees and all other amounts (other than principal amounts) payable to it hereunder.
    Disqualified Lenders (A) will not, absent an Event of Default or consent from the Borrower (x) have the right to receive financial reports that are not publicly available, Facility Administrator Reports or other reports or confidential information provided to Lenders by the Borrower or the Administrative Agent (other than Tax reporting information with respect to the Advances), (y) attend or participate in meetings with the Borrower attended by the Lenders and the Administrative Agent, or (z) access any electronic site maintained by the Borrower or Administrative Agent to provide Lenders with confidential information or confidential communications from counsel to or financial advisors of the Administrative Agent and (B) (x) for purposes of any consent to any amendment, waiver or modification of, or any action under, and for the purpose of any direction to the Administrative Agent or any Lender to undertake any action (or refrain from taking any action) under this Agreement or any other Transaction Document, each Disqualified Lender will be deemed to have consented in the same proportion as the Lenders that are not Disqualified Lenders consented to such matter, and (y) for purposes of voting on any plan of reorganization or plan of liquidation, each Disqualified Lender party hereto hereby agrees (1) not to vote on such plan, (2) if such Disqualified Lender does vote on such plan notwithstanding the restriction in the foregoing clause (1), such vote will be deemed not to be in good faith and shall be “designated” pursuant to Section 1126(e) of the Bankruptcy Code (or any similar provision in any other debtor relief laws), and such vote shall not be counted in determining whether the applicable class has accepted or rejected such plan in accordance with Section 1126(c) of the Bankruptcy Code (or any similar provision in any other debtor relief laws) and (3) not to contest any request by any party for a determination by a bankruptcy court (or other applicable court of competent jurisdiction) effectuating the foregoing clause (2).
(c)    Upon, and to the extent of, any assignment (unless otherwise stated therein) made by any Lender hereunder, the assignee or purchaser of such assignment shall be a Lender hereunder for all purposes of this Agreement and shall have all the rights, benefits and obligations (including the obligation to provide documentation pursuant to Section 2.17(G)) of a Lender hereunder. Each Funding Agent, acting solely for this purpose as an agent of the Borrower, shall maintain at one of its offices a register (the “Register”) for the recordation of the
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names and addresses of the Lenders in its Lender Group, the outstanding principal amounts (and accrued interest) of the Advances owing to each Lender in its Lender Group pursuant to the terms hereof from time to time and any assignment of such outstanding Advances. The entries in the Register shall be conclusive absent manifest error, and the Borrower, the Administrative Agent and the Lenders shall treat each Person whose name is recorded in the Register pursuant to the terms hereof as a Lender hereunder for all purposes of this Agreement. The Register shall be available for inspection by the Borrower, the Paying Agent and any Lender, at any reasonable time and from time to time upon reasonable prior notice.
(d)    Any Lender may, without the consent of the Borrower, sell participation interests in its Advances and obligations hereunder (each such recipient of a participation a “Participant”); provided that after giving effect to the sale of such participation, such Lender’s obligations hereunder and rights to consent to any waiver hereunder or amendment hereof shall remain unchanged, such Lender shall remain solely responsible to the other parties hereto for the performance of such obligations, all amounts payable to such Lender hereunder and all rights to consent to any waiver hereunder or amendment hereof shall be determined as if such Lender had not sold such participation interest, and the Borrower and the Administrative Agent and the other parties hereto shall continue to deal solely and directly with such Lender and not be obligated to deal with such participant. The Participant shall have no right to affect such Lender’s vote or action with respect to any matter requiring such Lender’s vote or action under this Agreement. Each Lender that sells a participation shall, acting solely for this purpose as an agent of the Borrower, maintain a register on which it enters the name and address of each Participant and the outstanding principal amounts (and accrued interest) of each Participant’s interest in the Advances or other obligations under the Transaction Documents (the “Participant Register”); provided that no Lender shall have any obligation to disclose all or any portion of the Participant Register (including the identity of any Participant or any information relating to a Participant’s interest in any commitments, loans, letters of credit or its other obligations under any Transaction Document) to any Person except to the extent that such disclosure is necessary to establish that such commitment, loan, or other obligation is in registered form under Section 5f.103-1(c) of the United States Treasury Regulations. The entries in the Participant Register shall be conclusive absent manifest error, and such Lender shall treat each Person whose name is recorded in the Participant Register as the owner of such participation for all purposes of this Agreement notwithstanding any notice to the contrary. For the avoidance of doubt, the Administrative Agent shall have no responsibility for maintaining a Participant Register. Each recipient of a participation shall, to the fullest extent permitted by law, have the same rights, benefits and obligations (including the obligation to provide documentation pursuant to Section 2.17(G)), hereunder with respect to the rights and benefits so participated as it would have if it were a Lender hereunder, except that no Participant shall be entitled to receive any greater payment under Sections 2.11 or 2.17 than its participating Lender would have been entitled to receive, except to the extent such entitlement to receive a greater payment results from a Change in Law that occurs after the Participant acquired the applicable participation.
(e)    Notwithstanding any other provision of this Agreement to the contrary, (i) a Lender may pledge as collateral, or grant a security interest in, all or any portion of its rights in, to and under this Agreement to a security trustee in connection with the funding by such Lender of Advances without the consent of the Borrower; provided that no such pledge or grant shall
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release such Lender from its obligations under this Agreement and (ii) a Conduit Lender may at any time, without any requirement to obtain the consent of the Administrative Agent or the Borrower, pledge or grant a security interest in all or any portion of its rights (including, without limitation, rights to payment of capital and yield) under this Agreement to a collateral agent or trustee for its commercial paper program.
    Section 10.9.    Governing Law. This Agreement shall, in accordance with Section 5-1401 of the General Obligations Law of the State of New York, be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without regard to conflicts of law principles thereof that would call for the application of the laws of any other jurisdiction.
    Section 10.10.    Jurisdiction. Any legal action or proceeding with respect to this Agreement may be brought in the courts of the State of New York (New York County) or of the United States for the Southern District of New York, and by execution and delivery of this agreement, each of the parties hereto consents, for itself and in respect of its property, to the exclusive jurisdiction of those courts. Each of the parties hereto irrevocably waives any objection, including any objection to the laying of venue or based on the grounds of forum non conveniens, or any legal process with respect to itself or any of its property, which it may now or hereafter have to the bringing of any action or proceeding in such jurisdiction in respect of this Agreement or any document related hereto. Each of the parties hereto waives personal service of any summons, complaint or other process, which may be made by any other means permitted by New York law.
    Section 10.11.    Waiver of Jury Trial. All parties hereunder hereby knowingly, voluntarily and intentionally waive any rights they may have to a trial by jury in respect of any litigation based hereon, or arising out of, under, or in connection with, this Agreement, or any course of conduct, course of dealing, statements (whether oral or written) or actions of the parties in connection herewith or therewith. All parties acknowledge and agree that they have received full and significant consideration for this provision and that this provision is a material inducement for all parties to enter into this Agreement.














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    Section 10.12.    Section Headings. All section headings are inserted for convenience of reference only and shall not affect any construction or interpretation of this Agreement.
    Section 10.13.    Tax Characterization. The parties hereto intend for the transactions effected hereunder to constitute a loan for U.S. federal income tax purposes.
    Section 10.14.    Execution. This Agreement may be executed in any number of counterparts and by different parties hereto in separate counterparts, each of which when so executed shall be deemed to be an original and all of which taken together shall constitute one and the same agreement. Delivery of an executed counterpart of a signature page to this Agreement by facsimile or by e-mail in portable document format (.pdf) shall be effective as delivery of a manually executed counterpart of this Agreement.
    Section 10.15.    Limitations on Liability. None of the members, managers, general or limited partners, officers, employees, agents, shareholders, directors, Affiliates or holders of limited liability company interests of or in the Borrower shall be under any liability to the Administrative Agent or the Lenders, respectively, any of their successors or assigns, or any other Person for any action taken or for refraining from the taking of any action in such capacities or otherwise pursuant to this Agreement or for any obligation or covenant under this Agreement, it being understood that this Agreement and the obligations created hereunder shall be, to the fullest extent permitted under applicable law, with respect to the Borrower, solely the limited liability company obligations of the Borrower. The Borrower and any member, manager, partner, officer, employee, agent, shareholder, director, Affiliate or holder of a limited liability company interest of or in the Borrower may rely in good faith on any document of any kind prima facie properly executed and submitted by any Person (other than the Borrower) respecting any matters arising hereunder.
    Section 10.16.    Confidentiality. (A)  Except as otherwise provided herein, the Fee Letters (including such information set forth in any engagement letter, term sheet or proposal prior to the Original Closing Date that contains fees similar in nature to those in the Fee Letters) (collectively, “Confidential Information”) are confidential. Each of the Borrower, the Facility Administrator, the Paying Agent and the Verification Agent agrees:
    (i)    to keep all Confidential Information confidential and to disclose Confidential Information only to those Affiliates, officers, employees, agents, accountants, equity holders, legal counsel and other representatives of the Borrower or its Affiliates (collectively, “Representatives”) who have a need to know such Confidential Information for the purpose of assisting in the negotiation, completion and administration of this Facility;
    (ii)    to use the Confidential Information only in connection with the Facility and not for any other purpose; and
    (iii)    to maintain and keep in force procedures reasonably designed to cause its Representatives to comply with these provisions and to be responsible for any failure of any Representative to follow those procedures. The provisions of this section 10.16(A) shall not apply to Confidential Information that (a) has been approved for release by written
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authorization of the appropriate party, or (b) is or hereafter becomes (through a source other than the Borrower, the Facility Administrator, the Paying Agent, the Verification Agent or their respective Affiliates or Representatives) generally available to the public and shall not prohibit the disclosure of Confidential Information to the extent required by applicable Law or by any Governmental Authority or to the extent necessary in connection with the enforcement of any Transaction Document.
The Borrower and the Facility Administrator agree not to provide copies of the Transaction Documents to any prospective investor in, or prospective lender to, the Borrower and the Facility Administrator without the prior written consent of the Administrative Agent, which shall not be unreasonably withheld, delayed or conditioned. For the avoidance of doubt, Borrower and the Facility Administrator or any other affiliate of Parent may provide copies of the Transaction Documents to any potential investor or equity holder in Parent or its affiliates, provided that each such Person shall have been instructed to keep the same confidential in accordance with this Section 10.16.
    (B)    Each Lender, each Funding Agent, and the Administrative Agent agrees to maintain the confidentiality of all nonpublic information with respect to the parties herein or any other matters furnished or delivered to it pursuant to or in connection with this Agreement or any other Transaction Document; provided, that such information may be disclosed (i) to such party’s Affiliates or such party’s or its Affiliates’ officers, directors, employees, agents, accountants, legal counsel and other representatives (collectively “Lender Representatives”), in each case, who have a need to know such information for the purpose of assisting in the negotiation, completion and administration of the Facility and on a confidential basis, (ii) to any permitted assignee of or participant in, or any prospective assignee of or participant in, the Facility or any of its rights or obligations under this Agreement, in each case on a confidential basis, (iii) to any financing source, dealer, hedge counterparty or other similar party in connection with financing or risk management activities related to the Facility, (iv) to any Commercial Paper rating agency (including by means of a password protected internet website maintained in connection with Rule 17g-5), (v) to the extent required by applicable Law or by any Governmental Authority, and (vi) to the extent necessary in connection with the enforcement of any Transaction Document.
The provisions of this Section 10.16(B) shall not apply to information that (i) is or hereafter becomes (through a source other than the applicable Lender, Funding Agent or the Administrative Agent or any Lender Representative associated with such party) generally available to the public, (ii) was rightfully known to the applicable Lender, applicable Funding Agent or the Administrative Agent or any Lender Representative or was rightfully in their possession prior to the date of its disclosure pursuant to this Agreement, (iii) becomes available to the applicable Lender, applicable Funding Agent or the Administrative Agent or any Lender Representative from a third party unless to their knowledge such third party disclosed such information in breach of an obligation of confidentiality to the applicable Lender, applicable Funding Agent or the Administrative Agent or any Lender Representative, (iv) has been approved for release by written authorization of the parties whose information is proposed to be disclosed, or (v) has been independently developed or acquired by any Lender, any Funding Agent or the Administrative Agent or any Lender Representative without violating this Agreement. The provisions of this Section 10.16 shall not prohibit any Lender, any Funding
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Agent or the Administrative Agent from filing with or making available to any judicial, governmental or regulatory agency or providing to any Person with standing any information or other documents with respect to the Facility as may be required by applicable Law or requested by such judicial, governmental or regulatory agency.
    Section 10.17.    Limited Recourse. All amounts payable by the Borrower on or in respect of the Obligations shall constitute limited recourse obligations of the Borrower secured by, and payable solely from and to the extent of, the Collateral; provided that (A) the foregoing shall not limit in any manner the ability of the Administrative Agent or any other Lender to seek specific performance of any Obligation (other than the payment of a monetary obligation in excess of the amount payable solely from the Collateral), (B) the provisions of this Section 10.17 shall not limit the right of any Person to name the Borrower as party defendant in any action, suit or in the exercise of any other remedy under this Agreement or the other Transaction Documents and (C) when any portion of the Collateral is transferred in a transfer permitted under and in accordance with this Agreement, the security interest in and Lien on such Collateral shall automatically be released, and the Lenders under this Agreement will no longer have any security interest in, lien on, or claim against such Collateral. No recourse shall be sought or had for the obligations of the Borrower against any Affiliate, director, officer, shareholder, manager or agent of the Borrower other than as specified in the Transaction Documents.
    Section 10.18.    Customer Identification - USA Patriot Act Notice. The Administrative Agent and each Lender hereby notifies the Borrower and the Facility Administrator that pursuant to the requirements of the USA Patriot Act (Title III of Pub. L. 107-56, signed into law October 26, 2001) (the “Patriot Act”), and the Administrative Agent’s and each Lender’s policies and practices, the Administrative Agent and the Lenders are required to obtain, verify and record certain information and documentation that identifies the Borrower and the Facility Administrator, which information includes the name and address of the Borrower and such other information that will allow the Administrative Agent or such Lender to identify the Borrower in accordance with the Patriot Act.
    Section 10.19.    Paying Agent Compliance with Applicable Anti-Terrorism and Anti-Money Laundering Regulations. In order to comply with laws, rules, regulations and executive orders in effect from time to time applicable to banking institutions, including, but not limited to those relating to funding of terrorist activities and money laundering, the Paying Agent is required to obtain, verify and record certain information relating to individuals and entities which maintain a business relationship with the Paying Agent. Accordingly, each of the parties agrees to provide to the Paying Agent upon its request from time to time such identifying information and documentation as may be available for such party in order to enable the Paying Agent to comply with such laws, rules, regulations and executive orders in effect from time to time applicable to banking institutions, including, but not limited to those relating to funding of terrorist activities and money laundering.



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    Section 10.20.    Non-Petition. Each party hereto hereby covenants and agrees that it will not institute against or join any other Person in instituting against the Conduit Lender any bankruptcy, reorganization, arrangement, insolvency or liquidation proceedings or other similar proceeding under the laws of the United States or of any state of the United States or of any other jurisdiction prior to the date which is one year and one day after the payment in full of all outstanding indebtedness of the Conduit Lender. The agreements set forth in this Section 10.20 and the parties’ respective obligations under this Section 10.20 shall survive the termination of this Agreement.
    Section 10.21.    No Recourse. (A) Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in this Agreement, the parties hereto hereby acknowledge and agree that all transactions with a Conduit Lender hereunder shall be without recourse of any kind to such Conduit Lender. A Conduit Lender shall have no liability or obligation hereunder unless and until such Conduit Lender has received such amounts pursuant to this Agreement. In addition, the parties hereto hereby agree that (i) a Conduit Lender shall have no obligation to pay the parties hereto any amounts constituting fees, reimbursement for expenses or indemnities (collectively, “Expense Claims”) and such Expense Claims shall not constitute a claim (as defined in Section 101 of Title 11 of the Bankruptcy Code or similar laws of another jurisdiction) against such Conduit Lender, unless or until such Conduit Lender has received amounts sufficient to pay such Expense Claims pursuant to this Agreement and such amounts are not required to pay the outstanding indebtedness of such Conduit Lender and (ii) no recourse shall be sought or had for the obligations of a Conduit Lender hereunder against any Affiliate, director, officer, shareholders, manager or agent of such Conduit Lender.
    (B)    The agreements set forth in this Section 10.21 and the parties’ respective obligations under this Section 10.21 shall survive the termination of this Agreement.
    Section 10.22.    [Reserved].
    Section 10.23.    Additional Paying Agent Provisions. The parties hereto acknowledge that the Paying Agent shall not be required to act as a “commodity pool operator” as defined in the Commodity Exchange Act, as amended, or be required to undertake regulatory filings related to this Agreement in connection therewith.
    Section 10.24.    Acknowledgement Regarding Any Supported QFCs. To the extent that the Transaction Documents provide support, through a guarantee or otherwise, for Hedge Agreements or any other agreement or instrument that is a QFC (such support, “QFC Credit Support” and each such QFC a “Supported QFC”), the parties acknowledge and agree as follows with respect to the resolution power of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation under the Federal Deposit Insurance Act and Title II of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (together with the regulations promulgated thereunder, the “U.S. Special Resolution Regimes”) in respect of such Supported QFC and QFC Credit Support (with the provisions below applicable notwithstanding that the Transaction Documents and any Supported QFC may in fact be stated to be governed by the laws of the State of New York and/or of the United States or any other state of the United States):
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In the event a Covered Entity that is party to a Supported QFC (each, a “Covered Party”) becomes subject to a proceeding under a U.S. Special Resolution Regime, the transfer of such Supported QFC and the benefit of such QFC Credit Support (and any interest and obligation in or under such Supported QFC and such QFC Credit Support, and any rights in property securing such Supported QFC or such QFC Credit Support) from such Covered Party will be effective to the same extent as the transfer would be effective under the U.S. Special Resolution Regime if the Supported QFC and such QFC Credit Support (and any such interest, obligation and rights in property) were governed by the laws of the United States or a state of the United States. In the event a Covered Party or a BHC Act Affiliate of a Covered Party becomes subject to a proceeding under a U.S. Special Resolution Regime, Default Rights under the Transaction Documents that might otherwise apply to such Supported QFC or any QFC Credit Support that may be exercised against such Covered Party are permitted to be exercised to no greater extent than such Default Rights could be exercised under the U.S. Special Resolution Regime if the Supported QFC and the Transaction Documents were governed by the laws of the United States or a state of the United States.
    Section 10.25.        Effect of Amendment and Restatement. Each of the parties hereto acknowledges and agrees that, upon the satisfaction of the conditions in Section 3.4, this Agreement amends, restates and in all respects replaces the Original Credit Agreement. Each of the parties hereto acknowledges and agrees that any reference to the “Credit Agreement” in the other Transaction Documents shall mean and be references to the Original Credit Agreement as amended and restated by this Agreement. All indebtedness, liabilities and obligations of the Borrower outstanding under the Original Credit Agreement and the Loan Notes and other documents delivered thereunder shall, to the extent not paid on or prior to the closing and effectiveness of this Agreement as an amended and restated Agreement on the Amendment and Restatement Date, be extended and renewed so as to continue and be Obligations outstanding hereunder. The Original Credit Agreement and other Transaction Documents as in effect prior to the Amendment and Restatement Date shall exclusively govern all acts, representations, qualifications to representations and other rights and duties of any Relevant Party hereunder and thereunder during the period of time on and after the Original Closing Date and prior to the Amendment and Restatement Date.

[Signature Pages Follow]
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In Witness Whereof, the parties hereto have caused this Agreement to be executed by their respective officers thereunto duly authorized, as of the date first above written.
Sunnova TEP Holdings, LLC, as Borrower



By:     /s/ Walter A. Baker            
Name: Walter A. Baker
Title:     Executive Vice President,
General Counsel and Secretary



Sunnova TE Management, LLC, as Facility Administrator



By:    /s/ Walter A. Baker            
Name: Walter A. Baker
Title:    Executive Vice President,
General Counsel and Secretary
[Signature Page to Sunnova TEP IV A&R Warehouse Credit Agreement]

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Credit Suisse AG, New York Branch,
as Administrative Agent and as a Funding Agent
By: /s/ Patrick Duggan    
Name: Patrick Duggan
Title: Director
By:     /s/ Marcus DiBrito    
Name: Marcus DiBrito
Title: Vice President
Credit Suisse AG, Cayman Islands Branch,
as a Lender
By: /s/ Patrick Duggan    
Name: Patrick Duggan
Title: Authorized Signatory
By:     /s/ Marcus DiBrito    
Name: Marcus DiBrito
Title: Authorized Signatory


[Signature Page to Sunnova TEP IV A&R Warehouse Credit Agreement]

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Alpine Securitization LTD., as a Conduit Lender
By: Credit Suisse AG, New York Branch, as attorney-in-fact
By:     /s/ Patrick Duggan    
Name: Patrick Duggan
Title: Director
By:     /s/ Marcus DiBrito    
Name: Marcus DiBrito
Title: Vice President

[Signature Page to Sunnova TEP IV A&R Warehouse Credit Agreement]

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LibreMax Opportunistic Value Master Fund, LP, as a Funding Agent and as a Lender
By: LibreMax GP, LLC, its general partner
By: LibreMax Parent GP, LLC, its managing member
By:     /s/ Frank Bruttomesso    
Name: Frank Bruttomesso
Title: General Counsel
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Wells Fargo Bank, National Association,
not in its individual capacity but solely as Paying Agent
By:     /s/ Jennifer C. Westberg    
Name: Jennifer C. Westberg
Title: Vice President
[Signature Page to Sunnova TEP IV A&R Warehouse Credit Agreement]

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U.S. Bank National Association,
as Verification Agent
By: /s/ Kenneth Brandt    
Name: Kenneth Brandt
Title: Vice President
[Signature Page to Sunnova TEP IV A&R Warehouse Credit Agreement]

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Exhibit A
Defined Terms
1940 Act” shall mean the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended.
A-1 Verification Agent Certification” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 4(a) of the Verification Agent Agreement.
A-2 Verification Agent Certification” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 4(b) of the Verification Agent Agreement.
Accession Agreement” shall mean (i) a Security Agreement Supplement in the form of Exhibit B to the Security Agreement, (ii) a Pledge Agreement Joinder in the form of Exhibit A to the Pledge Agreement, (iii) a Joinder Agreement in the form of Exhibit C to the Verification Agent Agreement, (iv) Guaranty Supplement in the form of Exhibit A to the Subsidiary Guaranty and (v) an Subsidiary Supplement in the form of Exhibit A to the Parent Guaranty.
Additional Interest Distribution Amount” shall mean, individually or collectively as the context may require, the Class A Additional Interest Distribution Amount and the Class B Additional Interest Distribution Amount. For the avoidance of doubt, the Additional Interest Distribution Amount shall not constitute “Confidential Information.”
Additional Solar Assets shall mean each Eligible Solar Asset that is acquired by a Financing Fund or SAP after the Original Closing Date and during the Availability Period.
Adjusted LIBOR Rate” shall mean a rate per annum equal to the rate (rounded upwards, if necessary, to the next higher 1/100 of 1%) obtained by dividing (i) LIBOR by (ii) a percentage equal to 100% minus the reserve percentage (rounded upward to the next 1/100th of 1%) in effect on such day and applicable to the Non-Conduit Lender for which this rate is calculated under regulations issued from time to time by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for determining the maximum reserve requirement (including any emergency, supplemental or other marginal reserve requirement) with respect to Eurocurrency funding (currently referred to as “eurocurrency liabilities”). The Adjusted LIBOR Rate shall be adjusted automatically as of the effective date of any change in such reserve percentage.
Administrative Agent shall have the meaning set forth in the introductory paragraph hereof.
Administrative Agent’s Account” shall mean the Administrative Agent’s bank account designated by the Administrative Agent from time to time by written notice to the Borrower.
Advance” shall mean, individually or collectively, as the context may require, a Class A Advance and/or a Class B Advance.
Affected Party shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.12(B).
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Affiliate” shall mean, with respect to any Person, any other Person that (i) directly or indirectly controls, is controlled by, or is under direct or indirect common control with such Person, or, (ii) is an officer or director of such Person, and in the case of any Lender that is an investment fund, the investment advisor thereof and any investment fund having the same investment advisor. A Person shall be deemed to be “controlled by” another Person if such other Person possesses, directly or indirectly, power to (a) vote 50% or more of the securities (on a fully diluted basis) having ordinary voting power for the election of directors or managing partners of such other Person, or (b) direct or cause the direction of the management and policies of such other Person whether by contract or otherwise.
Affiliated Entity shall mean any of the Parent, the Facility Administrator (if the Facility Administrator is an Affiliate of the Borrower), a Seller, an Assignor, and any of their respective direct or indirect Subsidiaries and/or Affiliates, whether now existing or hereafter created, organized or acquired.
Aggregate Commitment” shall mean, on any date of determination, the sum of the Commitments then in effect. The Aggregate Commitment as of the Amendment and Restatement Date shall be equal to $460,714,286.
Aggregate Discounted Solar Asset Balance” shall mean, on any date of determination, the sum of the Discounted Solar Asset Balances for the Managing Member Interests, the SAP Solar Assets and any Hedged SREC Solar Assets. Any Managing Member Interests, SAP Solar Assets or Hedged SREC Solar Assets that would otherwise be duplicated in computing this sum shall only be counted once. For the avoidance of doubt, the Aggregate Discounted Solar Asset Balance shall not include any amounts attributable to Service Incentives, Excess SREC Proceeds or SREC Direct Sale Proceeds or, prior to the completion of satisfactory due diligence and approval by the Administrative Agent (such approval to be made in its sole discretion), New Jersey TRECs or MA SMART Revenue.
Aggregate Outstanding Advances” shall mean, as of any date of determination, the sum of (i) the aggregate principal balance of all Class A Advances outstanding plus (ii) the aggregate principal balance of all Class B Advances outstanding.
Agreement shall have the meaning set forth in the introductory paragraph hereof.
A.M. Best” shall mean A. M. Best Company, Inc. and any successor rating agency.
Amendment and Restatement Date shall mean March 29, 2021.
Amendment and Restatement Documents shall have the meaning set forth in Section 3.4(A).
Amortization Event shall mean the occurrence of the any of the following events:
(i)a Facility Administrator Termination Event;
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(ii)the Solar Asset Payment Level is less than 88.0%;
(iii)the Managing Member Distributions Payment Level is less than 88.0%;
(iv)the Default Level is greater than 0.75%;
(v)the Default Level is greater than 0.40% for two consecutive Collection Periods;
(vi)an Event of Default (whether or not cured by a Tax Equity Investor);
(vii)a Tax Loss Insurance Policy ceases to be of full force and effect or ceases to meet the requirements of the related Tax Equity Facility;
(viii)if Sunnova Management is the Facility Administrator and the sum of (a) the net cash provided by operating activities of Sunnova Management, as reported in any set of quarterly financial statements delivered pursuant to Section 5(q)(ii) of the Parent Guaranty plus (b) unrestricted cash on hand held by Sunnova Management as of the date of such financial statements, shall be negative (for purposes of this clause (viii), the term “net cash” and “operating activities” shall have the meanings attributable to such terms under GAAP); provided, that if (x) on or prior to the date that is fifteen (15) Business Days after the date on which it is determined that such amount is negative, the Parent Guarantor's equity holders, any of their Affiliates and any other Person makes an equity investment to Sunnova Management in cash in an amount not less than such shortfall, and such cash, if so designated by Sunnova Management, be included as unrestricted cash, and (y) any such action described in subclause (x) is communicated to the Administrative Agent in writing, then no Amortization Event shall be deemed to have occurred or be continuing;
(ix)Parent breaches any of the Financial Covenants and such breach has not been cured in accordance with Section 5(r) of the Parent Guaranty;
(x)the amounts on deposit in the Liquidity Reserve Account are at any time less than the Liquidity Reserve Account Required Balance and such deficit is not cured by the earlier of the next Payment Date or the next Funding Date;
(xi)the amounts on deposit in the Supplemental Reserve Account are at any time less than the Supplemental Reserve Account Required Balance and such deficit is not cured by the earlier of the next Payment Date or the next Funding Date; or
(xii)the occurrence of a default under a Sunnova Credit Facility;
provided, that clause (v) shall not apply during the 30-day period following a Takeout Transaction if the threshold set forth in clause (v) would not have been breached but for the occurrence of such Takeout Transaction.
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Amortization Period” shall mean the period commencing at the end of the Availability Period.
Ancillary PV System Components shall mean main panel upgrades, generators, critter guards, snow guards, electric vehicle chargers, roofing and landscaping materials, automatic transfer switches and load controllers.
Ancillary Solar Service Agreements shall mean in respect of each Eligible Solar Asset, all agreements and documents ancillary to the Solar Service Agreement associated with such Eligible Solar Asset, which are entered into with a Host Customer in connection therewith, including any Customer Warranty Agreement.
Applicable Law shall mean all applicable laws of any Governmental Authority, including, without limitation, laws relating to consumer leasing and protection and any ordinances, judgments, decrees, injunctions, writs and orders or like actions of any Governmental Authority and rules and regulations of any federal, regional, state, county, municipal or other Governmental Authority.
Approved Installer shall mean an installer approved by the Parent to design, procure and install PV Systems on the properties of Host Customers and listed on the Parent’s list of approved installers as of the time of installation of an applicable PV System.
Approved U.S. Territory shall initially mean Puerto Rico, Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands and shall mean any other territory of the United States which the Administrative Agent has, in its sole discretion, approved as an Approved U.S. Territory, by providing a written notice to the Borrower regarding the same.
Approved Vendorshall mean a manufacturer of Solar Photovoltaic Panels, Inverters or Energy Storage Systems for PV Systems that was approved by the Parent and listed on the Parent’s list of approved vendors as of the time of installation of an applicable PV System.
Assignor” shall mean each of Parent, Intermediate Holdco, Sunnova Inventory Holdings, Sunnova Inventory Pledgor, TEP Inventory, and, if applicable, SAP Seller, as assignors of Solar Assets and/or Solar Asset Owner Membership Interests pursuant to a Contribution Agreement.
Availability Period” shall mean the period from the Original Closing Date until the earlier to occur of (i) the Commitment Termination Date, and (ii) an Amortization Event.
Bank Base Rate” shall mean, with respect to any Lender for any day, a rate per annum equal to the Base Rate with respect to such Lender on such date.
Bankruptcy Code” shall mean the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, 11 U.S.C. § 101, et seq., as amended.
Base Rate” shall mean, with respect to any Lender for any day, a rate per annum equal to the greater of (i) the prime rate of interest announced publicly by a Funding Agent with
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respect to its Lender Group (or the Affiliate of such Lender or Funding Agent, as applicable, that announces such rate) as in effect at its principal office from time to time, changing when and as said prime rate changes (such rate not necessarily being the lowest or best rate charged by such Person) or, if such Lender, Funding Agent or Affiliate thereof does not publicly announce the prime rate of interest, as quoted in The Wall Street Journal on such day and (ii) the sum of (a) 0.50% and (b) the rate equal to the weighted average of the rates on overnight Federal funds transactions with members of the Federal Reserve System arranged by Federal funds brokers, as published for such day (or, if such day is not a Business Day, for the next preceding Business Day) by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, or, if such rate is not so published for any day that is a Business Day, the average of the quotations for such day for such transactions received by such Funding Agent with respect to such Lender Group from three Federal funds brokers of recognized standing selected by it.
Base Case Model” shall mean a computer model agreed to by a Managing Member and the related Tax Equity Investor showing the expected economic results from ownership of the PV Systems owned by the related Financing Fund and the assumptions to be used in calculating when the such Tax Equity Investor has reached its target internal rate of return, which is attached as an exhibit to the related Financing Fund LLCA.
Base Reference Banks” shall mean the principal London offices of Standard Chartered Bank, Lloyds TSB Bank, Royal Bank of Scotland, Deutsche Bank and the investment banking division of Barclays Bank PLC or such other banks as may be appointed by the Administrative Agent with the approval of the Borrower.
Basel III shall mean Basel III: A global regulatory framework for more resilient banks and banking systems prepared by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, and all national implementations thereof.

Beneficial Ownership Certification” means a certification regarding beneficial ownership required by the Beneficial Ownership Regulation, which certification shall be substantially similar in form and substance to the form of Certification Regarding Beneficial Owners of Legal Entity Customers published jointly, in May 2018, by the Loan Syndications and Trading Association and Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association.
Beneficial Ownership Regulation” means 31 C.F.R. § 1010.230.
BHC Act Affiliate” has the meaning assigned to the term "affiliate" in, and shall be interpreted in accordance with, 12 U.S.C. § 1841(k).
Bidder” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.4.
Borrower shall have the meaning set forth in the introductory paragraph hereof.
Borrower’s Account” shall mean (i) the bank account of the Borrower, described on Schedule II attached hereto, for the benefit of the Borrower or (ii) such other account as may be designated by the Borrower from time to time by at least ten (10) Business Days’ prior written
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notice to the Administrative Agent and the Lenders, so long as such other account is acceptable to the Administrative Agent in its sole and absolute discretion.
Borrowing Base shall mean, as of any date of determination, the product of (x)(a) the Aggregate Discounted Solar Asset Balance minus (b) the Excess Concentration Amount times (y)(1) with respect to Solar Assets not owned by TEP IV-G and included in clause (x), (a) if such Solar Assets are not Puerto Rico Solar Assets or Substantial Stage Solar Assets, 87.500%, (b) if such Solar Assets are Puerto Rico Solar Assets that are not Substantial Stage Solar Assets, 75.000%, and (c) if such Solar Assets are Substantial Stage Solar Assets, 70.000% and (2) with respect to Solar Assets owned by TEP IV-G and included in clause (x), (a) if such Solar Assets are not Puerto Rico Solar Assets or Substantial Stage Solar Assets, 65.000%, (b) if such Solar Assets are Puerto Rico Solar Assets that are not Substantial Stage Solar Assets, 55.714%, and (c) if such Solar Assets are Substantial Stage Solar Assets, 52.000%.
Borrowing Base Certificate” shall mean the certificate in the form of Exhibit B-1 attached hereto.
Borrowing Base Deficiency shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.9.
Breakage Costs” shall mean, with respect to a failure by the Borrower, for any reason resulting from Borrower’s failure (but excluding any failures to borrow resulting from a Lender default under this Agreement), to borrow any proposed Advance on the date specified in the applicable Notice of Borrowing (including without limitation, as a result of the Borrower’s failure to satisfy any conditions precedent to such borrowing) after providing such Notice of Borrowing, the resulting loss, cost, expense or liability incurred by reason of the liquidation or reemployment of deposits, actually sustained by the Administrative Agent, any Lender or any Funding Agent; provided, however, that the Administrative Agent, such Lender or such Funding Agent shall use commercially reasonable efforts to minimize such loss or expense and shall have delivered to the Borrower a certificate as to the amount of such loss or expense, which certificate shall be conclusive in the absence of manifest error. For the avoidance of doubt, if a Lender does not make an advance and the Borrower has met all conditions precedent required under Article III or Lender has breached this Agreement, then any Breakage Costs shall be borne by Lender.
Business Day” shall mean any day other than Saturday, Sunday and any other day on which commercial banks in New York, New York, Minnesota or California are authorized or required by law to close.
Buyout Class B Lender” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.3 hereof.
Calculation Date shall mean with respect to a Payment Date, the close of business on the last day of the related Collection Period.
Call Dateshall mean, with respect to a Purchase Option, the earliest date on which such Purchase Option may be exercised.
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Capital Stock” shall mean, with respect to any Person, any and all shares, interests, participations or other equivalents, including membership interests (however designated, whether voting or non-voting) of equity of such Person, including, if such Person is a partnership, partnership interests (whether general or limited) or any other interest or participation that confers on a Person the right to receive a share of the profits and losses of, or distributions of assets of, such partnership, but in no event will Capital Stock include any debt securities convertible or exchangeable into equity unless and until actually converted or exchanged.
Carrying Cost shall mean, as of any date of determination, the sum of (i) the weighted average Swap Rate as of such date of determination, (ii) the weighted average Class A Usage Fee Margin and Class B Usage Fee Margin as of such date of determination, (iii) the Step-Up Rate and (iv) 0.10%.
Change in Law” shall mean (i) the adoption or taking effect of any Law after the date of this Agreement, (ii) any change in Law or in the administration, interpretation, application or implementation thereof by any Governmental Authority after the date of this Agreement, (iii) the making or issuance of any request, rule, guideline or directive (whether or not having the force of law) by any Governmental Authority after the date of this Agreement or (iv) compliance by any Affected Party, by any lending office of such Affected Party or by such Affected Party’s holding company, if any, with any request, guideline or directive (whether or not having the force of law) of any Governmental Authority made or issued after the date of this Agreement; provided, that notwithstanding anything herein to the contrary, (a) the Dodd-Frank Act, (b) Basel III and (c) all requests, rules, guidelines and directives under either of the Dodd-Frank Act or Basel III or issued in connection therewith shall be deemed to be a “Change in Law”, regardless of the date implemented, enacted, adopted or issued.
Change of Control” shall mean, the occurrence of one or more of the following events:
    (i)    any sale, lease, exchange or other transfer (in one transaction or a series of related transactions) of all or substantially all of the assets of SEI or Parent to any Person or group of related Persons for purposes of Section 13(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (a “Group”), other than, in each case, any such sale, lease, exchange or transfer to a Person or Group that is, prior to such, lease, exchange or transfer, an Affiliate of SEI and is controlled (as that term is used in the definition of Affiliate) by SEI;
    (ii)    the approval by the holders of Capital Stock of SEI, Parent, Intermediate Holdco, Sunnova Inventory Pledgor, TEP Inventory, a Seller, TEP Resources, the Borrower or any Subsidiary of the Borrower of any plan or proposal for the liquidation or dissolution of such Person;
    (iii)    any Person or Group shall become the owner, directly or indirectly, beneficially or of record, of shares representing more than 50% of the aggregate ordinary voting power represented by the issued and outstanding Capital Stock of SEI, other than any Person that is a Permitted Investor or Group that is controlled by a Permitted Investor provided that any transfers or issuances of equity of SEI on or after the Original Closing
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Date to, among or between a Permitted Investor or any Affiliate thereof, shall not constitute a “Change of Control” for purposes of this clause (iii);
(iv)     SEI shall cease to directly own all of the Capital Stock in Parent;
(v)     Parent shall cease to directly own all of the Capital Stock in Intermediate Holdco;
(vi)     Intermediate Holdco shall cease to directly own all of the Capital Stock in Sunnova Inventory Holdings;
(vii)     Sunnova Inventory Holdings shall cease to directly own all of the Capital Stock in Sunnova Inventory Pledgor;
(viii)     Sunnova Inventory Pledgor shall cease to directly own all of the Capital Stock in TEP Inventory;
(ix)     TEP Inventory shall cease to directly own all of the Capital Stock in SAP Seller;
(x)     SAP Seller shall cease to directly own all of the Capital Stock in TEP Resources or Financing Fund Seller;
(xi)     TEP Resources shall cease to directly own all of the Capital Stock in the Borrower; or
(xii)    the Borrower shall cease to own all of the Capital Stock in a Managing Member or SAP other than in connection with a Takeout Transaction pursuant to which 100% of the outstanding Capital Stock of such Managing Member or SAP is sold.
Class A Additional Interest Distribution Amount shall mean, with respect to the Class A Advances on any date of determination, an amount equal to the sum of (i) the product of (a) the daily average outstanding principal balance of all Class A Advances during the related period (including any related Interest Accrual Period), (b) the actual number of days in such period (including any related Interest Accrual Period), divided by 360, 365 or 366, as applicable, and (c) the Step-Up Rate and (ii) any unpaid Class A Additional Interest Distribution Amounts from prior Payment Dates plus, to the extent permitted by law, interest thereon at the Step-Up Rate for the related Interest Accrual Period. For the avoidance of doubt, the Class A Additional Interest Distribution Amount shall not constitute “Confidential Information.”
Class A Advance shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.2.
Class A Aggregate Commitment shall mean, on any date of determination, the sum of the Class A Commitments then in effect. The Class A Aggregate Commitment as of the Amendment and Restatement Date shall be equal to $[***]. For the avoidance of doubt, any
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Class A Advance approved or funded pursuant to Section 2.18 herein shall be deemed to increase the Commitment of the Non-Conduit Lender approving such Class A Advance.
Class A Borrowing Base shall mean, as of any date of determination, the product of (i) the Borrowing Base as of such date and (ii) (a) if the Borrowing Base is attributable to Solar Assets owned by TEP IV-G, [***] and (b) if the Borrowing Base is attributable to Solar Assets not owned by TEP IV-G, [***].
Class A Borrowing Base Deficiency shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.9.
Class A Commitment shall mean the obligation of a Non-Conduit Lender to fund a Class A Advance in accordance with the terms hereof, as set forth on Exhibit E attached hereto.
Class A Fundamental Amendment” shall mean any amendment, modification, waiver or supplement of or to this Agreement or any other Transaction Document that would (a) reduce the amount, timing or priority of any payment of principal, interest, fees or other amounts due to the Class A Lenders, or modify or alter any provision relating to pro rata treatment of the Class A Advances, in each case, including amending or modifying any of the definitions related to such terms; (b) amend or modify the definition of the terms “Class A Borrowing Base”, “Class A Borrowing Base Deficiency”, “Class A Commitment”, “Class A Fundamental Amendment,” “Class A Maximum Facility Amount”, “Class A Unused Portion of the Commitments” or, in each case, any defined terms within such definitions; or (c) change the provisions of this Agreement relating to the application of collections on, or the proceeds of the sale of, all or any portion of the Collateral to reduce payment of the Class A Advances.
Class A Funding Agent” shall mean a Person appointed as a Class A Funding Agent for a Class A Lender Group pursuant to Section 7.12.
Class A Indemnified Liabilities” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.3 hereof.
Class A Interest Distribution Amount shall mean, with respect to the Class A Advances on any date of determination, an amount equal to the sum of (i) the product of (a) the daily average outstanding principal balance of all Class A Advances during the related period (including any related Interest Accrual Period), (b) the actual number of days in such period (including any related Interest Accrual Period), divided by 360, 365 or 366, as applicable, and (c) the Class A Usage Fee Rate and (ii) any unpaid Class A Interest Distribution Amounts from prior Payment Dates plus, to the extent permitted by law, interest thereon at the Class A Usage Fee Rate for the related Interest Accrual Period. For the avoidance of doubt, the Class A Interest Distribution Amount shall not constitute “Confidential Information.”
Class A Lender” shall mean a Lender that has funded a Class A Advance.
Class A Lender Group” shall mean with respect to any Class A Advances, any group consisting of related Conduit Lenders, Non-Conduit Lenders and Funding Agents.
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Class A Lender Group Percentage” shall mean, for any Class A Lender Group, the percentage equivalent of a fraction (expressed out to five decimal places), the numerator of which is, with respect to each Class A Lender Group, the Class A Commitment of all Non-Conduit Lenders in such Class A Lender Group, and the denominator of which is the Class A Aggregate Commitment.
Class A Loan Note” shall mean each Class A Loan Note of the Borrower in the form of Exhibit D-1 attached hereto, payable to a Class A Funding Agent for the benefit of the Class A Lenders in such Class A Funding Agent’s Class A Lender Group, in the aggregate face amount of up to such Class A Lender Group’s portion of the Class A Maximum Facility Amount, evidencing the aggregate indebtedness of the Borrower to the Class A Lenders in such Funding Agent’s Class A Lender Group, as the same be amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time.
Class A Maximum Facility Amount” shall mean $[***].
Class A Unused Portion of the Commitments” shall mean, with respect to the Class A Lenders on any day, the excess of (x) the Class A Aggregate Commitment as of such day as of 5:00 P.M. (New York City time) on such day, over (y) the sum of the aggregate outstanding principal balance of the Class A Advances as of 5:00 P.M. (New York City time) on such day.
Class A Usage Fee Rate” shall mean the greater of (x) zero and (y) sum of (i) the Cost of Funds and (ii) the Class A Usage Fee Margin.
Class A Usage Fee Margin” shall have the meaning set forth in the Fee Letter referred to in clause (i) of the definition thereof.
Class B Additional Interest Distribution Amount” shall mean, with respect to the Class B Advances on any date of determination, an amount equal to the sum of (i) the product of (a) the daily average outstanding principal balance of all Class B Advances during the related period (including any related Interest Accrual Period), (b) the actual number of days in such period (including any related Interest Accrual Period), divided by 360, 365 or 366, as applicable, and (c) the Step-Up Rate and (ii) any unpaid Class B Additional Interest Distribution Amounts from prior Payment Dates plus, to the extent permitted by law, interest thereon at the Step-Up Rate for the related Interest Accrual Period. For the avoidance of doubt, the Class B Additional Interest Distribution Amount shall not constitute “Confidential Information.”
    “Class B Advance” shall mean, individually or collectively as the context may require, the Class B-I Advances and the Class B-II Advances.
Class B Aggregate Borrowing Base shall mean, as of any date of determination, the product of (i) the Borrowing Base as of such date and (ii) (a) if the Borrowing Base is attributable to Solar Assets owned by TEP IV-G, [***] and (b) if the Borrowing Base is attributable to Solar Assets not owned by TEP IV-G, [***].
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Class B Aggregate Borrowing Base Deficiency shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.9.
Class B Aggregate Commitment shall mean, on any date of determination, the sum of the Class B-I Commitments and the Class B-II Commitments then in effect.
Class B Buyout Amount” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.3 hereof.
Class B Buyout Notice” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.3 hereof.
Class B Buyout Option” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.3 hereof.
Class B Buyout Option Exercise Date” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.3 hereof.
Class B Collateral Exercise Deadline” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.4.
Class B Collateral Exercise Notice” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.4.
Class B Collateral Purchase Amount” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.4.
Class B Collateral Purchase Date” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.4.
Class B Collateral Purchase Right” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.4.
Class B Commitment shall mean, individually or collectively as the context may require, the Class B-I Commitments and the Class B-II Commitments.
Class B Funding Agent” shall mean, individually or collectively as the context may require, the Class B-I Funding Agents and the Class B-II Funding Agents.
Class B Interest Distribution Amount shall mean, with respect to the Class B Advances on any date of determination, an amount equal to the sum of (i) the product of (a) the daily average outstanding principal balance of all Class B Advances during the related period (including any related Interest Accrual Period), (b) the actual number of days in such period (including any related Interest Accrual Period), divided by 360, 365 or 366, as applicable, and (c) the Class B Usage Fee Rate and (ii) any unpaid Class B Interest Distribution Amounts from prior Payment Dates plus, to the extent permitted by law, interest thereon at the Class B Usage Fee Rate for the related Interest Accrual Period. For the avoidance of doubt, the Class B Interest Distribution Amount shall not constitute “Confidential Information.”
Class B Lender” shall mean, individually or collectively as the context may require, the Class B-I Lenders and the Class B-II Lenders.
Class B Lender Group” shall mean, individually or collectively as the context may require, the Class B-I Lender Group and the Class B-II Lender Group.
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Class B Lender Group Percentage” shall mean, for any Class B Lender Group, the percentage equivalent of a fraction (expressed out to five decimal places), the numerator of which is, with respect to each Class B Lender Group, the outstanding principal balance of the Class B Advances made by the Non-Conduit Lenders in such Class B Lender Group, and the denominator of which is the outstanding principal balance of all Class B Advances.
Class B Loan Note” shall mean each Class B Loan Note of the Borrower in the form of Exhibit D-2 attached hereto, payable to a Class B Funding Agent for the benefit of the Class B Lenders in such Class B Funding Agent’s Class B Lender Group, in the aggregate face amount of up to such Class B Lender Group’s portion of the Class B Maximum Facility Amount, evidencing the aggregate indebtedness of the Borrower to the Class B Lenders in such Class B Funding Agent’s Class B Lender Group, as the same be amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time.
Class B Maximum Facility Amount” shall mean the sum of the Class B-I Maximum Facility Amount and the Class B-II Maximum Facility Amount.
Class B Purchase Rights” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.3 hereof.
Class B Purchase Right Termination Date” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.3 hereof.
Class B Unused Portion of the Commitments” shall mean, with respect to the Class B Lenders on any day, the excess of (x) the Class B Aggregate Commitment as of such day as of 5:00 P.M. (New York City time) on such day, over (y) the sum of the aggregate outstanding principal balance of the Class B Advances as of 5:00 P.M. (New York City time) on such day.
Class B Usage Fee Margin” shall have the meaning set forth in the Fee Letter referred to in clause (i) of the definition thereof.
Class B Usage Fee Rate” shall mean the sum of (i) the Cost of Funds and (ii) the Class B Usage Fee Margin.
Class B-I Advance” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.2.
Class B-I Aggregate Commitment” shall mean, on any date of determination, the sum of the Class B-I Commitments then in effect. The Class B-I Aggregate Commitment as of the Amendment and Restatement Date shall be equal to $[***]. For the avoidance of doubt, any Class B-I Advance approved or funded pursuant to Section 2.18 herein shall be deemed to increase the Commitment of the Non-Conduit Lender approving such Class B-I Advance.
Class B-I Borrowing Base” shall mean, as of any date of determination, the lesser of (i) the Class B Aggregate Borrowing Base as of such date (ii) the Class B-I Aggregate Commitment as of such date.
Class B-I Borrowing Base Deficiency shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.9.
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Class B-I Commitment” shall mean the obligation of a Non-Conduit Lender to fund a Class B-I Advance in accordance with the terms hereof, as set forth on Exhibit E attached hereto.
Class B-I Funding Agent” shall mean a Person appointed as a Class B-I Funding Agent for a Class B-I Lender Group pursuant to Section 7.12.
Class B-I Lender” shall mean a Lender that has funded a Class B-I Advance.
Class B-I Lender Group” shall mean with respect to any Class B-I Advances, any group consisting of related Conduit Lenders, Non-Conduit Lenders and Funding Agents.
Class B-I Lender Group Percentage” shall mean, for any Class B-I Lender Group, the percentage equivalent of a fraction (expressed out to five decimal places), the numerator of which is, with respect to each Class B-I Lender Group, the Class B-I Commitment of all Non-Conduit Lenders in such Class B-I Lender Group, and the denominator of which is the Class B-I Aggregate Commitment.
Class B-I Maximum Facility Amount” shall mean $[***].
Class B-II Advance” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.2.
Class B-II Aggregate Commitment” shall mean, on any date of determination, the sum of the Class B-II Commitments then in effect. The Class B-II Aggregate Commitment as of the Amendment and Restatement Date shall be equal to $[***]. For the avoidance of doubt, any Class B-II Advance approved or funded pursuant to Section 2.18 herein shall be deemed to increase the Commitment of the Non-Conduit Lender approving such Class B-II Advance.
Class B-II Borrowing Base” shall mean, as of any date of determination, the lesser of (i) the excess, if any, of (a) the Class B Aggregate Borrowing Base as of such date over (b) the Class B-I Aggregate Commitment as of such date, and (ii) the Class B-II Aggregate Commitment as of such date.
Class B-II Borrowing Base Deficiency shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.9.
Class B-II Commitment” shall mean the obligation of a Non-Conduit Lender to fund a Class B-II Advance in accordance with the terms hereof, as set forth on Exhibit E attached hereto.
Class B-II Funding Agent” shall mean a Person appointed as a Class B-II Funding Agent for a Class B-II Lender Group pursuant to Section 7.12.
Class B-II Lender” shall mean a Lender that has funded a Class B-II Advance.
Class B-II Lender Group” shall mean with respect to any Class B-II Advances, any group consisting of related Conduit Lenders, Non-Conduit Lenders and Funding Agents.
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Class B-II Lender Group Percentage” shall mean, for any Class B-II Lender Group, the percentage equivalent of a fraction (expressed out to five decimal places), the numerator of which is, with respect to each Class B-II Lender Group, the Class B-II Commitment of all Non-Conduit Lenders in such Class B-I Lender Group, and the denominator of which is the Class B-II Aggregate Commitment.
Class B-II Maximum Facility Amount” shall mean $[***].
Closing Date Verification Agent Certification” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 4(c) of the Verification Agent Agreement.
Collateral” shall mean the Pledged Collateral (as defined in the Pledge Agreement) and have the meaning set forth in the Security Agreement, as applicable.
Collateral Sale Notice” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.4.
Collection Account” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 8.2(A)(i).
Collection Period shall mean, with respect to a Payment Date, the three calendar months preceding the month in which such Payment Date occurs; provided that with respect to the first Payment Date, the Collection Period will be the period from and including the Original Closing Date to the end of the calendar quarter preceding such Payment Date.
Collections” shall mean (without duplication) all distributions and payments received in respect of the SAP Solar Assets, Solar Asset Owner Member Interests, the Hedged SREC Solar Assets and other cash proceeds thereof, except for Service Incentives, Excess SREC Proceeds, and SREC Direct Sale Proceeds. Without limiting the foregoing, “Collections” shall include any amounts payable to the Borrower with respect to the Eligible Solar Assets (i) under any Hedge Agreement entered into in connection with this Agreement or (ii) in connection with the disposition of any Collateral.
Commercial Paper” shall mean commercial paper, money market notes and other promissory notes and senior indebtedness issued by or on behalf of a Conduit Lender.
Commitment shall mean, individually or collectively, as the context may require, the Class A Commitments and the Class B Commitments, as applicable.
Commitment Termination Date shall mean the earliest to occur of (i) the Scheduled Commitment Termination Date and (ii) the date of any voluntary termination of the facility by the Borrower.
Conduit Lender shall mean the CS Conduit Lender and each financial institution identified as such that may become a party hereto.
Confidential Information” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 10.16(A).
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Connection Income Taxes” shall mean Other Connection Taxes that are imposed on or measured by net income (however denominated) or that are franchise Taxes or branch profits Taxes.
Contribution Agreement” shall mean, collectively, (a) the Master SAP Contribution Agreement, (b) the TEP OpCo Contribution Agreement, and (c) the Financing Fund Contribution Agreements.
Conveyed Property” shall have the meaning set forth in the Sale and Contribution Agreement.
Corporate Trust Office” shall mean, with respect to the Paying Agent, the corporate trust office thereof at which at any particular time its corporate trust business with respect to the Transaction Documents is conducted, which office at the date of the execution of this instrument is located at 600 S. 4th Street, MAC N9300-061, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415, Attention: Corporate Trust Services – Asset-Backed Administration, or at such other address as such party may designate from time to time by notice to the other parties to this Agreement.
Cost of Funds” shall mean, (i) with respect to the Class A Advances for any Interest Accrual Period, interest accrued on such Class A Advances during such Interest Accrual Period at the Adjusted LIBOR Rate for such Interest Accrual Period or, if the Adjusted LIBOR Rate is not available, the Base Rate and (ii) with respect to the Class B Advances for any Interest Accrual Period, interest accrued on such Class B Advances during such Interest Accrual Period at the Adjusted LIBOR Rate for such Interest Accrual Period or, if the Adjusted LIBOR Rate is not available, the Base Rate.
Covered Entity” means any of the following: (i) a "covered entity" as that term is defined in, and interpreted in accordance with, 12 C.F.R. § 252.82(b); (ii)    a "covered bank" as that term is defined in, and interpreted in accordance with, 12 C.F.R. § 47.3(b); or (iii) a "covered FSI" as that term is defined in, and interpreted in accordance with, 12 C.F.R. § 382.2(b).
Covered Party” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 10.24 hereof.
Credit Card Receivable shall mean Host Customer Payments that are made via credit card.
CS Conduit Lender shall mean Alpine Securitization Ltd.
CS Lender Group” shall mean a group consisting of the CS Conduit Lender, the CS Non-Conduit Lender and CSNY, as a Funding Agent for such Lenders.
CS Non-Conduit Lender” shall mean Credit Suisse AG, Cayman Islands Branch.
CSNY shall have the meaning set forth in the introductory paragraph hereof.
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Customer Collection Policy” shall mean the initial Manager’s internal collection policy as described in each Management Agreement; provided that from and after the appointment of a Successor Manager pursuant to such Management Agreement, the “Customer Collection Policy” shall mean the collection policy of such Successor Manager for servicing assets comparable to the Borrower Solar Assets (as defined in such Management Agreement).
Customer Warranty Agreement” shall mean any separate warranty agreement provided by Parent to a Host Customer (which may be an exhibit to a Solar Service Agreement) in connection with the performance and installation of the related PV System (which may include a Performance Guaranty).
Cut-off Date shall mean, (i) for each Solar Asset acquired on the Original Closing Date, the date that is three (3) Business Days prior to the Original Closing Date, and (ii) for any Additional Solar Asset, the date specified as such in the related Schedule of Solar Assets.
Default Level shall mean, for any Collection Period, the quotient (expressed as a percentage) of (i) the excess (if any) of (a) the sum of the Discounted Solar Asset Balances of all Eligible Solar Assets that became Defaulted Solar Assets during such Collection Period and that did not repay all past due portions of a contractual payment due under the related Solar Service Agreement by the end of such Collection Period, over (b) (x) for the purposes of clause (v) of the definition of Amortization Event, the sum of the Discounted Solar Asset Balances of all Eligible Solar Assets that became Defaulted Solar Assets during the three immediately preceding Collection Periods and that repaid all past due portions of a contractual payment due under the related Solar Service Agreement during the Collection Period in which the “Default Level” is being calculated, or (y) otherwise, zero, divided by (ii) the Aggregate Discounted Solar Asset Balance on the first day of such Collection Period. For the avoidance of doubt, the receipt of any Liquidated Damages Amounts by the Borrower shall not constitute payments of past due amounts pursuant to clause (i).
Default Right” has the meaning assigned to that term in, and shall be interpreted in accordance with, 12 C.F.R. §§ 252.81, 47.2 or 382.1, as applicable.
Defaulted Solar Asset” shall mean a Solar Asset for which the related Host Customer is more than 120 days past due on any portion of a contractual payment due under the related Solar Service Agreement; provided, however, once such amounts are paid in full by the Host Customer such Solar Asset shall no longer be a “Defaulted Solar Asset”. For the avoidance of doubt, any past due amounts owed by an original Host Customer after reassignment to or execution of a replacement Solar Service Agreement with a new Host Customer shall not cause the Solar Asset to be deemed to be a Defaulted Solar Asset.
Defective Solar Asset” shall mean a Solar Asset with respect to which it is determined by the Administrative Agent (acting at the written direction of the Majority Lenders, such direction not to be unreasonably withheld, condition or delayed) or the Facility Administrator, at any time, that the Borrower breached as of the Transfer Date for such Solar Asset the representation in Section 4.1(U), unless such breach has been waived, in writing, by the Administrative Agent, acting at the direction of the Majority Lenders.
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Delayed Amount” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.4(E).
Delayed Funding Date” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.4(E).
Delayed Funding Lender” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.4(E).
Delayed Funding Notice” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.4(E).
Delayed Funding Reimbursement Amount” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.4(G).
Delinquent Solar Asset” shall mean a Solar Asset for which the related Host Customer is more than 90 days past due on any portion of a contractual payment due under the related Solar Service Agreement; provided, however, once such amounts are paid in full by the Host Customer such Solar Asset shall no longer be a “Delinquent Solar Asset”.
Discount Rate” shall mean, as of any date of determination, the greater of (i) 6.00% per annum and (ii) the Carrying Cost, in each case, determined as of such date of determination.
Discounted Solar Asset Balance” shall mean, as of any date of determination (x)(i) with respect to the Managing Member Interests or the SAP Solar Assets (other than a Substantial Stage Solar Asset), the present value of the remaining and unpaid stream of Net Cash Flow on or after such date of determination, based upon discounting such Net Cash Flow to such date of determination at an annual rate equal to the Discount Rate, (ii) with respect to a Hedged SREC Solar Asset, the present value of the remaining and unpaid stream of Scheduled Hedged SREC Payments for such Hedged SREC Solar Asset on or after such date of determination, based upon discounting such Scheduled Hedged SREC Payments to such date of determination at an annual rate equal to the Discount Rate, and (iii) with respect to a Substantial Stage Solar Asset, the amount actually disbursed to channel partners for services rendered in respect of such Substantial Stage Solar Asset; provided, however, that in the case of either (i) or (ii), any Transferable Solar Asset will be deemed to have a Discounted Solar Asset Balance equal to [***], and (y) for purposes of determining the Default Level respect to a Host Customer Solar Asset, the present value of the remaining and unpaid stream of Net Scheduled Payments for such Host Customer Solar Asset for the period beginning on such date of determination and ending on the date of the last Net Scheduled Payment for such Host Customer Solar Asset shall be based upon discounting such Net Scheduled Payments to such date of determination at an annual rate equal to the Discount Rate.
Disqualified Entity shall have the meaning set forth in the Tax Equity Financing Documents.
Disqualified Lender” shall mean any financial institution or other Persons set forth on Exhibit K hereto, including any known Affiliate thereof clearly identifiable on the basis of its name (in each case, other than any Affiliate that is primarily engaged in, or that advises funds or other investment vehicles that are engaged in, making, purchasing, holding or otherwise investing in commercial loans, bonds and similar extensions of credit or securities in the ordinary
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course and with respect to which such financial institution or other Person does not, directly or indirectly, possess the power to direct or cause the direction of the investment policies of such entity). The Borrower may from time to time update Exhibit K to (x) include identified Affiliates of financial institutions or other Persons identified pursuant to the preceding sentence; provided that such updates shall not apply retroactively to disqualify parties that have previously acquired an assignment or participation interest in the Commitment or (y) remove one or more Persons as Disqualified Lenders (in which case such removed Person or Persons shall no longer constitute Disqualified Lenders).
Distributable Collections” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.7(B).
Dodd-Frank Act shall mean the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
Dollar, Dollars, U.S. Dollars and the symbol “$” shall mean the lawful currency of the United States.
East Region” shall mean the states of New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Maryland, Florida, and South Carolina and any other territory of the United States consented to in writing by the Administrative Agent.
East Region Substantial Stage Date Solar Asset Reserve Amount” shall mean, as of any date of determination, the product of (i) 9/3 times (ii) the sum of the Class A Interest Distribution Amount, the Class B Interest Distribution Amount, the Class A Additional Interest Distribution Amount and the Class B Additional Interest Distribution Amount, if any, due and payable on the immediately succeeding Payment Date times (iii) the ratio of (x) the aggregate principal balance of all Advances related to Substantial Stage Solar Assets the Host Customer of which is located in the East Region as of such date divided by (y) the Aggregate Outstanding Advances as of such date; provided, however, that solely for the purpose of determining the East Region Substantial Stage Date Solar Asset Reserve Amount as of the Original Closing Date, the East Region Substantial Stage Date Solar Asset Reserve Amount shall be an amount reasonably calculated by the Administrative Agent and provided to the Borrower prior to the Original Closing Date.
Effective Advance Rate” shall mean, as of any date of determination, the ratio of the Aggregate Outstanding Advances to the Aggregate Discounted Solar Asset Balance.
Eligible Facility Administrator shall mean Sunnova Management or any other operating entity which, at the time of its appointment as Facility Administrator, (i) is legally qualified and has the capacity to service the Solar Assets or provide administrative services to the Borrower, and (ii) prior to such appointment, is approved in writing by the Administrative Agent as having demonstrated the ability to professionally and competently service the Collateral and/or a portfolio of assets of a nature similar to the Eligible Solar Assets in accordance with high standards of skill and care.
Eligible Hedged SREC Counterparty” shall mean (i) any Person rated, or guaranteed (such guaranty to be acceptable to the Administrative Agent in its sole discretion) by an entity
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rated, investment grade by any of Moody’s, Standard & Poor’s, Fitch, Inc., DBRS, Inc. or Kroll Bond Rating Agency, Inc. and (ii) such other Persons that are agreed to in writing by the Administrative Agent to be Eligible Hedged SREC Counterparties.
Eligible Institution shall mean a commercial bank or trust company having capital and surplus of not less than $[***] in the case of U.S. banks and $[***] (or the U.S. dollar equivalent as of the date of determination) in the case of foreign banks; provided that a commercial bank which does not satisfy the requirements set forth above shall nonetheless be deemed to be an Eligible Institution for purposes of holding any deposit account or any other account so long as such commercial bank is a federally or state chartered depository institution subject to regulations regarding fiduciary funds on deposit substantially similar to 12 C.F.R. § 9.10(b) and such account is maintained as a segregated trust account with the corporate trust department of such bank.
Eligible Letter of Credit Bank” means a financial institution (a) organized in the United States, (b) having total assets in excess of $[***] and with a long term rating of at least “A-” by S&P or “A3” by Moody’s and a short term rating of at least “A-1” by S&P or “P-1” by Moody’s, and (c) approved by the Administrative Agent acting on the instructions of the Majority Lenders (such approval not to be unreasonably delayed withheld or delayed).
Eligible Solar Asset” shall mean, on any date of determination, a Solar Asset:
(i)    which meets all of the criteria specified in Schedule I;
    (ii)    for which the legal title to the Host Customer Payments, PBI Payments and Energy Storage System Incentives related thereto is vested solely in a Financing Fund or SAP, and the Hedged SREC Payments related thereto is vested solely in the Borrower; and
    (iii)    was acquired by a Financing Fund or SAP pursuant to the related SAP NTP Financing Documents, Tax Equity Financing Documents or the SAP Contribution Agreement, as applicable, and has not been sold or encumbered by the related Financing Fund or SAP except as permitted hereunder (with respect to Permitted Liens and Permitted Equity Liens) and under the applicable SAP Financing Documents, SAP NTP Financing Documents or Tax Equity Financing Documents.
Energy Storage System” shall mean an energy storage system to be used in connection with a PV System, including all equipment related thereto (including any battery management system, wiring, conduits and any replacement or additional parts included from time to time).
Energy Storage System Incentives” shall mean payments paid by a state or local Governmental Authority, based in whole or in part on the size of an Energy Storage System, made as an inducement to the owner thereof.
ERISA shall mean the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended from time to time, and the regulations promulgated and rulings issued thereunder. Section
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references to ERISA are to ERISA, as in effect at the Original Closing Date and any subsequent provisions of ERISA, amendatory thereof, supplemental thereto or substituted therefor.
ERISA Affiliate shall mean each Person (as defined in Section 3(9) of ERISA), which together with the Borrower, would be deemed to be a “single employer” within the meaning of Section 414(b), (c), (m) or (o) of the Internal Revenue Code or Section 4001(a)(14) or 4001(b)(1) of ERISA.
ERISA Event” shall mean (i) that a Reportable Event has occurred with respect to any Single-Employer Plan; (ii) the institution of any steps by the Borrower or any ERISA Affiliate, the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation or any other Person to terminate any Single-Employer Plan or the occurrence of any event or condition described in Section 4042 of ERISA that constitutes grounds for the termination of, or the appointment of a trustee to administer, a Single-Employer Plan; (iii) the institution of any steps by the Borrower or any ERISA Affiliate to withdraw from any Multi-Employer Plan or Multiple Employer Plan or written notification of the Borrower or any ERISA Affiliate concerning the imposition of withdrawal liability; (iv) a non-exempt “prohibited transaction” within the meaning of Section 406 of ERISA or Section 4975 of the Internal Revenue Code in connection with any Plan; (v) the cessation of operations at a facility of the Borrower or any ERISA Affiliate in the circumstances described in Section 4062(e) of ERISA; (vi) with respect to a Single-Employer Plan, a failure to satisfy the minimum funding standard under Section 412 of the Internal Revenue Code or Section 302 of ERISA, whether or not waived; (vii) the conditions for imposition of a lien under Section 303(k) of ERISA shall have been met with respect to a Single-Employer Plan; (viii) a determination that a Single-Employer Plan is or is expected to be in “at-risk” status (within the meaning of Section 430(i)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code or Section 303(i)(4) of ERISA); (ix) the insolvency of or commencement of reorganization proceeding with respect to a Multi-Employer Plan or written notification that a Multi-Employer Plan is in “endangered” or “critical” status (within the meaning of Section 432 of the Internal Revenue Code or Section 305 of ERISA); or (x) the taking of any action by, or the threatening of the taking of any action by, the Internal Revenue Service, the Department of Labor or the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation with respect to any of the foregoing.
Estimated Class B Buyout Amount” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.3 hereof.
Event of Default shall mean any of the Events of Default described in Section 6.1.
Event of Loss shall mean the occurrence of an event with respect to a PV System if such PV System is damaged or destroyed by fire, theft or other casualty and such PV System has become inoperable because of such event.
Excess Concentration Amount” shall mean the dollar amount specified as such on Schedule III of a Borrowing Base Certificate; provided, that commencing on the Original Closing Date or the effective date of a Qualifying Takeout Transaction and ending ninety (90) days thereafter, lines 34, 37 and 40 thereof shall not be included in the calculation of the Excess Concentration Amount.
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Excess SRECs” means any SREC of a particular jurisdiction and vintage generated in excess of the amount of SRECs of such jurisdiction and such vintage required to satisfy the aggregate annual SREC delivery requirements of such jurisdiction and such vintage under all Hedged SREC Agreements.
Excess SREC Proceeds” means all cash proceeds actually received by the Borrower from the sale of Excess SRECs.
Excluded Taxes” shall mean any of the following Taxes imposed on or with respect to a Recipient or required to be withheld or deducted from a payment to a Recipient, (i) Taxes imposed on or measured by net income (however denominated), franchise Taxes, and branch profits Taxes, in each case, (a) imposed as a result of such Recipient being organized under the Laws of, or having its principal office or, in the case of any Lender, its applicable lending office located in, the jurisdiction imposing such Tax (or any political subdivision thereof) or (b) that are Other Connection Taxes, (ii) in the case of a Lender, U.S. federal withholding Taxes imposed on amounts payable to or for the account of such Lender with respect to an applicable interest in a Loan pursuant to a Law in effect on the date on which (a) such Lender acquires such interest in the Loan or (b) such Lender changes its lending office, except in each case to the extent that, pursuant to Section 2.17, amounts with respect to such Taxes were payable either to such Lender’s assignor immediately before such Lender became a party hereto or to such Lender immediately before it changed its lending office, (iii) Taxes attributable to such Recipient’s failure to comply with Section 2.17(G) and (iv) any U.S. federal withholding Taxes imposed under FATCA.
Expected Amortization Profile shall mean the expected amortization schedule of any outstanding Advance or any Advance that has been requested pursuant to Section 2.4, as the context may require, as of the applicable date of determination as determined by the Administrative Agent using its proprietary model and in consultation with the Borrower.
Expense Claim” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 10.21.
Facility” shall mean this Agreement together with all other Transaction Documents.
Facility Administration Agreement shall mean the Facility Administration Agreement, dated as of the Original Closing Date, by and among the Borrower, the Facility Administrator and the Administrative Agent, as amended, restated, modified and/or supplemented from time to time in accordance with its terms.
Facility Administrator” shall have the meaning set forth in the introductory paragraph hereof.
Facility Administrator Fee shall have the meaning set forth in Section 2.1(b) of the Facility Administration Agreement.
Facility Administrator Report” shall have the meaning set forth in the Facility Administration Agreement.
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Facility Administrator Termination Event” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 7.1 of the Facility Administration Agreement.
Facility Maturity Date” shall mean November 21, 2022, unless otherwise extended pursuant to and in accordance with Section 2.16.
FATCA shall mean Sections 1471 through 1474 of the Internal Revenue Code, as of the date of this Agreement (or any amended or successor version that is substantively comparable and not materially more onerous to comply with), any current or future regulations or official interpretations thereof, any agreements entered into pursuant to Section 1471(b)(1) of the Internal Revenue Code, and any intergovernmental agreements between the United States and another country which modify the provisions of the foregoing.
FATCA Withholding Tax” means any withholding or deduction required pursuant to FATCA.
Fee Letters shall mean (i) that certain Sixth Amended and Restated Fee Letter, dated as of October 28, 2020, entered into by and among the Administrative Agent, the Lenders and the Borrower, as the same be amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time, and (ii) any other fee letter between the Borrower and any other Lender or other Person, as the same be amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time.
Final Auction” shall have the meaning set forth in Section 6.4.
Final Stage Solar Asset” shall mean a Solar Asset for which the related PV System is fully installed but has not received Permission to Operate.
Final Stage Solar Asset Reserve Amountshall mean, as of any date of determination, the product of (i) 5/3 times (ii) the sum of the Class A Interest Distribution Amount, the Class B Interest Distribution Amount, the Class A Additional Interest Distribution Amount and the Class B Additional Interest Distribution Amount, if any, due and payable on the immediately succeeding Payment Date times (iii) the ratio of (x) the aggregate principal balance of all Advances related to Final Stage Solar Assets as of such date divided by (y) the Aggregate Outstanding Advances as of such date; provided, however, that solely for the purpose of determining the Final Stage Solar Asset Reserve Amount as of the Original Closing Date, the Final Stage Solar Asset Reserve Amount shall be an amount reasonably calculated by the Administrative Agent and provided to the Borrower prior to the Original Closing Date.
Financial Covenants” shall have the meaning set forth in the Parent Guaranty.
Financing Fund shall mean, collectively, each entity set forth under the heading “Financing Funds” on Schedule VIII hereto.
Financing Fund Contribution Agreements” shall mean, collectively, each document set forth under the heading “Contribution Agreements” on Schedule VIII hereto.
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Financing Fund Contributions” shall mean any capital contributions from Parent or its Affiliates to Borrower or a Managing Member for contribution to a Financing Fund.
Financing Fund LLCA shall mean, collectively, each document set forth under the heading “Financing Fund LLCAs” on Schedule VIII hereto.
Financing Fund Seller shall mean Sunnova TEP Developer, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company.
First Payment Date Reserve Amount” shall mean, as of any date of determination, the product of (i) 1/3 times (ii) the sum of the Class A Interest Distribution Amount, the Class B Interest Distribution Amount, the Class A Additional Interest Distribution Amount and the Class B Additional Interest Distribution Amount, if any, due and payable on the immediately succeeding Payment Date times (iii) the ratio of (x) the aggregate principal balance of all Advances related to Solar Assets which have received Permission to Operate but have not yet made a payment under the related Solar Service Agreement as of such date divided by (y) the Aggregate Outstanding Advances as of such date.
Fundamental Amendment” shall mean any amendment, modification, waiver or supplement of or to this Agreement or any other Transaction Document that would (a) extend the Facility Maturity Date or the Scheduled Commitment Termination Date; (b) (i) change the date fixed for the payment or extend the time for payment of principal of or interest on any Advance or any fee or other amount due hereunder or (ii) add new fees or increase fees payable by the Borrower hereunder or any other Transaction Document; (c) reduce the amount, timing or priority of any payment of principal, interest, fees or other amounts due to the Class B Lenders, or modify or alter any provision relating to pro rata treatment of the Class B Advances, in each case, including amending or modifying any of the definitions related to such terms; (d) modify the rate at which interest accrues or is payable on any Class A Advances or Class B Advances, in each case, amending or modifying any of the definitions related to such terms; (e) release any material portion of the Collateral, except in connection with dispositions permitted hereunder or under any other Transaction Document; (f) amend, modify, waive or supplement any provision of Sections 2.8, 2.9, 3.3, 5.1(A), 5.1(U), 5.2(A), 5.2(B), or 6.1 through 6.4, or the definition of the terms “Aggregate Discounted Solar Asset Balance”, “Amortization Event”, “Amortization Period”, “Availability Period”, “Borrowing Base Deficiency”, “Change of Control”, “Class A Borrowing Base”, “Class A Borrowing Base Deficiency”, “Class B Aggregate Borrowing Base Deficiency”, “Class B Aggregate Commitment”, “Class B Aggregate Borrowing Base”, “Class B Commitment”, “Class B Maximum Facility Amount”, “Class B Unused Portion of the Commitments”, “Class B-I Borrowing Base”, “Class B-I Borrowing Base Deficiency”, Class B-II Borrowing Base”, “Class B-II Borrowing Base Deficiency”, “Collections”, “Commitment Termination Date”, “Effective Advance Rate”, “Eligible Solar Asset”, “Excess Concentration Amount”, “Event of Default”, “Facility Maturity Date”, “Fundamental Amendment”, “Hedge Requirement”, “Hedge Trigger Event”, “Liquidity Reserve Account Required Balance”, “Maturity Date”, “Maximum Facility Amount”, “Supplemental Reserve Account Deposit”, “Takeout Transaction”, or, in each case, any defined terms within such definitions; (h) release any party to any Transaction Document from material obligations under any Transaction Document; (i) change the provisions of this Agreement relating to the application of collections
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on, or the proceeds of the sale of, all or any portion of the Collateral; (j) impair the right to institute suit for enforcement of the provisions of this Agreement; (k) reduce the percentage of Majority Lenders the consent of which is necessary to (1) approve any amendment to this Agreement or (2) direct the sale or liquidation of the Collateral; (l) permit the creation of any lien or security interest; (m) change the currency required for payments of Obligations owing to any Lender under this Agreement; or (n) waive, limit, reduce or impair any condition precedent required to be satisfied for the making of an Advance.
Funding Agent” shall mean, individually or collectively as the context may require, each Class A Funding Agent and each Class B Funding Agent, as applicable.
Funding Date shall mean any Business Day on which an Advance is made at the request of the Borrower in accordance with provisions of this Agreement and, with respect to any Class B-II Advance, subject to Section 2.4(H) .
GAAP shall mean generally accepted accounting principles as are in effect from time to time and applied on a consistent basis (except for changes in application in which the Borrower’s independent certified public accountants and the Administrative Agent reasonably agree) both as to classification of items and amounts.
Governmental Authority shall mean the government of the United States of America or any other nation, or of any political subdivision thereof, whether state or local, and any agency, authority, instrumentality, regulatory body, court, central bank or other entity exercising executive, legislative, judicial, taxing, regulatory or administrative powers or functions of or pertaining to government (including any supra-national bodies such as the European Union or the European Central Bank).
Hedge Agreement” shall mean, collectively, (i) the ISDA Master Agreement, the related Schedule to the ISDA Master Agreement, and the related Confirmation or (ii) a long form confirmation, in each case in form and substance reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent.
Hedge Counterparty” shall mean the initial counterparty under a Hedge Agreement, and any Qualifying Hedge Counterparty to such Hedge Agreement thereafter.
Hedge Requirements” shall mean the requirements of the Borrower (i) within two (2) Business Days of the Original Closing Date and on each Funding Date to enter into forward-starting interest rate swap agreements with a forward start date no later than the Facility Maturity Date to an aggregate DV01 exposure of within +/- 5.0% of the then present value of such forward-starting interest rate swap agreement according to the aggregate Expected Amortization Profile of the Aggregate Outstanding Advances and, to the extent the expected notional balance of the Aggregate Outstanding Advances is equal to or greater than $5,000,000, with an amortizing notional balance schedule which, after giving effect to such interest rate swap agreement, will cause not greater than 125.0% and not less than 75.0% of the aggregate Expected Amortization Profile of the Aggregate Outstanding Advances to be subject to a fixed interest rate, with each such interest rate swap agreement being entered into at the market fixed versus
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LIBOR swap rate as at the date of the execution thereof and (ii) upon the election of the Borrower or no later than five (5) Business Days following the occurrence of a Hedge Trigger Event and each Funding Date thereafter enter into one or more interest rate swap or cap agreements with a Hedge Counterparty, under which the Borrower will expect to, at all times until the Facility Maturity Date, receive on or about each Payment Date, an amount required to maintain a fixed interest rate or interest rate protection at then current market interest rates on not greater than 110.0% and not less than 90.0% of the expected notional balance of the Aggregate Outstanding Advances through the Facility Maturity Date (determined after giving effect to Advances and payments made on the applicable Funding Date) (it being understood that an interest rate swap agreement entered into under clause (i) of this definition of “Hedge Requirements” (to the extent the effective date thereof is earlier than the Facility Maturity Date) may be taken into account in determining whether the Borrower satisfies the requirements of this clause (ii)); provided, that, notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in this Agreement, the Borrower shall be permitted to enter into other types of derivative agreements in order to satisfy the Hedge Requirements subject to the prior written approval of the Administrative Agent in its sole discretion.
Hedge Trigger Event” shall mean the occurrence of either of the following (i) LIBOR for any Interest Accrual Period is greater than or equal to 2.75% or (ii) the end of the Availability Period.
Hedged SREC shall mean any SREC that is subject to a Hedged SREC Agreement.
Hedged SREC Agreement” shall mean, with respect to a PV System, the agreement evidencing all conditions to the payment of Hedged SREC Payments by the Eligible Hedged SREC Counterparty to the Borrower and the rate and timing of such Hedged SREC Payments.
Hedged SREC Credit Support Obligations” shall mean that Indebtedness constituting credit support for Hedged SRECs in favor of Eligible Hedged SREC Counterparties in the form of guarantees, letters of credit and similar reimbursement and credit support obligations.
Hedged SREC Payments shall mean, with respect to a PV System and the related Hedged SREC Agreement, all payments due by the related Eligible Hedged SREC Counterparty to the Borrower under or in respect of such Hedged SREC Agreement.
Hedged SREC Solar Asset shall mean (i) a Hedged SREC Agreement and all rights and remedies of the Borrower thereunder, including all Hedged SREC Payments due on and after the related Cut-Off Date and any related security therefor, (ii) the related Hedged SRECs subject to such Hedged SREC Agreement, and (iii) all documentation in the Solar Asset File and other documents held by the Verification Agent related to such Hedged SREC Agreement and related Hedged SRECs.
Host Customer” shall mean the customer under a Solar Service Agreement.
Host Customer Payments” shall mean with respect to a PV System and a Solar Service Agreement, all payments due from the related Host Customer under or in respect of such Solar
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