Green energy investment resilient despite economic shock
Investment in green technologies is holding up better than its fossil fuel rivals, reports Ahren Lester, despite the unprecedented economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic slashing 2020 forecasts
The growing pains of UK yieldcos
Weakening policy support and uncertainties caused by Brexit are among the challenges faced by the fledgling asset class. But it remains resilient, reports Peter Cripps
EF BRIEFS: AP3, Trig, VW, Vigeo, Eiris, United Wind, Forum Equity Partners
Swedish national pension fund AP3 has ramped up its sustainability efforts, pledging to halve its carbon footprint by 2018 and triple its investment in green bonds.
TRIG invests £246m in wind projects, plans share placing
The Renewables Infrastructure Group (TRIG), one of six UK-listed yieldcos, is paying £246 million ($386 million) for a 49% equity interest in a portfolio of six operating onshore wind farms owned by Fred Olsen Wind Ltd (FOWL).
Comparing the UK's six listed yieldcos
As the UK's six listed renewables funds continue to tap the equity markets, what are the differences between them that investors need to be aware of, asks Peter Cripps
Trig says it is insulated against oil price impact
The managers of The Renewables Infrastructure Group (Trig) have claimed it is insulated against the slump in oil prices.
TRIG to tap equity market, joining Foresight and Bluefield
The Renewable Infrastructure Group (TRIG) is planning to raise additional funds by issuing new shares.
TRIG buys three solar farms, places £20m shares
The Renewables Infrastructure Group (TRIG) has spent £73.7 million ($123.7 million) on the acquisition of three UK solar parks.