Finance

The level of investment in energy efficiency required to meet climate and energy security targets is significantly higher than both the current levels, and the levels that can be financed by public capital.  In order to scale up energy efficiency to the levels that we know are possible, and we know are needed, we need to change the game and make energy efficiency into something that people want to…

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Finance System Support

Where is industry in addressing Europe’s climate and energy obligations?

Where is industry in addressing Europe’s climate and energy obligations?  

Last November, the European Commission published its proposals to revise its array of clean energy legislation to have them…

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Finance

Standardisation, data and risk for energy efficiency investments

Good morning, today I am going to talk about three important words for the energy efficiency finance market, standardisation, data and risk.

I am going to start off talking about the so-called…

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Finance

Energy Transition of the EU Building Stock

 

 

 

The report entitled “Energy Transition of the EU Building Stock -Unleashing the 4thIndustrial Revolution in Europe” estimates the EU energy renovation market at EUR 109…

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Finance

Investing in Long-Life Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Assets

Investing in Long-Life Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency assets is quite attractive for long-term investors since they present a low technical risk and long and predictable cash flows.

This paper reviews long-life asset-investments. Risk assessment must be one of the corner stones of every investment decision and needs to follow 3 important steps:1. Risk identification, 2. Risk valuation, 3.…

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Finance Financing Sources & Form

Green Banking and Green Financing

SBI, largest Indian financial service provider with over 20.000 bank branches in India and presence in 35 countries. SBI has a 25% markt share in India -- and is recognized as a front runner in Green Banking and Green Financing in India (2013 Asia Green Future Leadership Award for "Best Green Service Innovation"). This short paper covers different initiatives of SBI in the areas…

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Finance Finance System Support Financing Sources & Form

Financing Energy Efficiency: A Capital Market perspective

The money is there! --- this presentation covers the challenges for institutional investors, the framework for investment decisions and an example of energy efficiency project selection criteria.

 

 

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