• 6 minutes Trump vs. MbS
  • 11 minutes Can the World Survive without Saudi Oil?
  • 15 minutes WTI @ $75.75, headed for $64 - 67
  • 9 hours Satellite Moons to Replace Streetlamps?!
  • 1 day US top CEO's are spending their own money on the midterm elections
  • 3 hours EU to Splash Billions on Battery Factories
  • 7 hours U.S. Shale Oil Debt: Deep the Denial
  • 15 hours The Balkans Are Coming Apart at the Seams Again
  • 1 day OPEC Is Struggling To Deliver On Increased Output Pledge
  • 3 hours The Dirt on Clean Electric Cars
  • 2 hours Owning stocks long-term low risk?
  • 1 day Uber IPO Proposals Value Company at $120 Billion
  • 17 hours 47 Oil & Gas Projects Expected to Start in SE Asia between 2018 & 2025
  • 1 day A $2 Trillion Saudi Aramco IPO Keeps Getting Less Realistic
  • 1 day 10 Incredible Facts about U.S. LNG
  • 1 day U.N. About Climate Change: World Must Take 'Unprecedented' Steps To Avert Worst Effects
Why Crypto Miners Are Paying Attention To The Permian

Why Crypto Miners Are Paying Attention To The Permian

The Permian is literally burning…

How The Trade War Could Benefit Australian Gas

How The Trade War Could Benefit Australian Gas

As the U.S.-China tit-for-tat tariff…

Terra Firma to Set Up a $5 Billion Renewable Energy Investment Fund

The private equity firm Terra Firma has joined with the Chinese Development Bank to create a multi-billion dollar renewable energy investment fund. They will start “raising between $3 and $5 billion in the next few months, with China Development Bank to put an as-yet-undefined amount into the fund.”

The move into renewable energy is not new for Terra Firma who already own; Infinis, which collects landfill gas; EverPower, a US wind farm operator; and Rete Rinnovabile, Italy’s leading solar power generator.

Despite the cuts that some governments have made to their renewable energy subsidy schemes, Terra Firm clearly remain confident that the renewable energy sector is going to continue to grow.

Renewable Energy: Deal with the "Devil", Invest in Iranian Renewable Energy

A report from the UN Environment Programme said that the “cuts have not much dented the investment picture overall and global spending on renewable energy reached $257 billion in 2011.”

China Development Bank will focus on attracting investors from China, while Terra Firma will focus on the US and Europe.

By. Joao Peixe of Oilprice.com


x

Join the discussion | Back to homepage

Leave a comment

Leave a comment

Oilprice - The No. 1 Source for Oil & Energy News