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Posted 09/04/2019
Author Ilaria Valtimora

Interview: Mark Goodwin, CEO, Apex Clean Energy

Mark Goodwin is the CEO of Apex Clean Energy, a turn-key renewable energy company founded in 2009. To date, Apex has financed more than 3.5GW of clean energy projects and completed 12 facilities...

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Posted 05/04/2019
Author Ilaria Valtimora

Interview: João Metelo, CEO, Principle Power

João Metelo is CEO of Principle Power, which specialises on floating offshore wind. Principle Power is one of the hospitality sponsors at Financing Wind North America in Denver on 24th and 25th...

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Posted 01/04/2019
Author Richard Heap

10 reasons to enter the European Wind Investment Awards

A Word About Wind editor-in-chief Richard Heap looks at ten of the key benefits to your business and the industry for entering the European Wind Investment Awards. Now we’ve read this, even we’re...

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Posted 28/03/2019
Author Richard Heap

Interview: Saad Qais, CFO, Goldwind Americas

Richard Heap spoke to Saad Qais, chief financial officer at Goldwind Americas, which is one of the leadership sponsors at Financing Wind North America in Denver on 24th and 25th April. He...

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Posted 20/03/2019
Author Ilaria Valtimora

What is a proxy revenue swap?

In the last few months, a number of wind companies have entered into proxy revenue swap contracts to hedge their exposure against weather and price risks. But how do proxy revenue swaps work? And...

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Posted 18/01/2019
Author Ilaria Valtimora

6 things to know about Financing Wind North America

On 24th and 25th April 2019, we are due to host our second  annual Financing Wind North America conference in Denver, Colorado.

We're proud to host this conference in association with headline...

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Posted 10/01/2019
Author Gunnar Herzig

Do offshore wind investors need a portfolio approach?

Gunnar Herzig is managing director at the newly-formed World Forum Offshore Wind (WFO), which is set to support the expansion of offshore wind around the world. In this article he argues investors...

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Posted 08/01/2019
Author Richard Heap

Why should wind investors care about health and safety?

Richard Heap spoke to Jakob Lau Holst, CEO at the Global Wind Organisation, about why health and safety should matter to investors, and what the global expansion of the wind industry means for...

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Posted 20/12/2018
Author Doreen Abeysundra

Floating Offshore Wind: What are the financing opportunities for commercial investors?

Doreen Abeysundra is the founder of Fresco Advisory Limited, an independent financial advisory focused on clean technology deals in niche sectors and regions. 

With 15 years of project finance...

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Posted 18/12/2018
Author Ilaria Valtimora

The Wind Business in 2018: Our review of the year for the global wind industry

Was 2018 a quiet year for the wind industry? Absolutely not! Big deals, major talking points and political changes globally. And as we've looked at everything the year has thrown at us, we've kept...

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