The Blog - What’s happening in wind

Posted 22/10/2018
Author Frances Salter
Tags Europe

How will investors cope with the move away from subsidies?

Marc Groves-Raines has been with Allianz Capital Partners since 2005, and has been its head of renewables since January 2018. During this time, he has led on European transactions and been...

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Posted 17/10/2018
Author Frances Salter

Chatham Partners' Felix Fischer on the future of German offshore and the step away from subsidies

Felix Fischer is one of the founding partners of infrastructure law firm, Chatham Partners. He specialises in advising developers and investors with regard to renewable energy facilities, with a...

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Posted 15/10/2018
Author Justin FitzHugh
Tags Investment

What does the retreat of subsidies mean for renewable energy projects?

Justin Fitzhugh, partner at Augusta & Co, explores what the rollback of subsidies means for investors in wind, including the limits of relying on PPAs. Justin was one of the guest speakers at...

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Posted 12/10/2018
Author Mike O'Neill
Tags Investment

Clever capital: survival of the fittest in energy's new world order

Mike O'Neill, CEO of Element Power, explains how investors are managing the transition away from subsidies - and why this has proved problematic for some. Mike was a guest speaker at our Financing...

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Posted 05/10/2018
Author Frances Salter
Tags PPAs

Viking Roar - Wind Power in Denmark, Norway and Sweden

Despite their geographical proximity, Denmark, Norway and Sweden are in very different situations when it comes to wind power. So what does this mean for investors? Frances Salter explains

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Posted 03/10/2018
Author Frances Salter
Tags Europe, UK

Equinor’s Stephen Bull on innovation in floating wind, new market opportunities and the future of RenewableUK

Stephen Bull is SVP of Wind and Low Carbon Development at Equinor, the largest energy operator in Norway. The utility develops oil, gas, wind, solar and CO2 projects in more than 30 countries...

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Posted 28/09/2018
Author Ilaria Valtimora
Tags Europe

Wind power companies: what are their prospects for 2019?

Despite an appetite from investors, wind companies are still facing uncertainty in Europe for the year ahead. Want to learn more about the future of the European market? Take a look at our free...

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Posted 24/09/2018
Author Frances Salter

What happens when the wind doesn't blow?

Donald Trump’s recent comments on the unreliability of wind energy are a load of hot air. Frances Salter explains

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Posted 21/09/2018
Author Frances Salter

Jake Gray, Clir Renewables co-founder, on AI, electrification and new markets

Jake Gray is the co-founder of Clir Renewables, who make energy optimisation and reporting software for wind farms. We caught up with him about the challenges of applying AI to wind farm data, new...

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Posted 11/09/2018
Author Frances Salter

Member Q&A: Michael Blazer, Invenergy

Michael Blazer is Senior Vice-President and Chief Legal Officer at Invenergy. He oversees all corporate legal affairs, and is responsible for developing and implementing the company's legal policy...

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