Getting their attention and confidence matters when mobilizing finance for investment and innovation in clean energy, yet roughly half of institutional investors haven't allocated capital to a renewable energy strategy.
Family offices in the U.S. already have the reputation of prioritizing alternative investments, and including solar in the mix can have cross-generational appeal, deliver predictable and steady returns, and help to finance our renewable energy future.
Japan's plans to develop its renewable energy industry are lagging much of the world, as the nation has "prioritized keeping the status quo for fear of change," Foreign Minister Taro Kono said.
Equis Energy, the Singapore-based developer of power projects, has asked for binding bids for its $4 billion renewable energy business by late September, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Those who control the money always seem to have a disproportionate amount of both social and political power, so JP Morgan Chase's announcement that they have committed to 100 percent renewables by 2020 is the biggest news yet for the energy sector.
Reports say oil giant and technology company among several others bidding for Equis Energy.
<span style="text-align: justify;">French energy company Engie is in talks with Singapore-based renewable energy developer Equis Energy to acquire projects from its India portfolio comprising green energy platforms Energon and Energon Soleq, two people with knowledge of the matter said.</span>
Engie is in talks with renewable energy developer Equis Energy to acquire projects from its India portfolio: green energy platforms Energon and Energon Soleq
<span style="text-align: justify; color: rgb(0, 0, 128);"><strong><a href="http://dealstreetasia.com/tag/geefs" rel="noopener noreferrer" style="color: rgb(0, 0, 128);" target="_blank">GE Energy Financial Services (GEEFS)</a></strong></span><span style="text-align: justify;"> is expanding its Indian renewable energy portfolio and is in talks with Avaada Power to invest in the renewable energy projects of the Vineet Mittal-promoted firm, two people aware of the development said.</span>