A renewed view on German power
Carlyle’s $125m senior debt funding for Plainfield project
An independent consultant hired by the White House to assess the US Department of Energy’s loan programmes in the wake of the Solyndra bankruptcy has advised the agency to hire a corporate-style chief risk officer and beef up its risk-management practices....
The Italian structured products market is seeing a pick-up as institutional investors demand exposure to physical assets and credit
Long-term REC off-take deal hedges West coast renewable energy compliance needs out to 2030; RECs demand expected to increase
Renewables: has the bubble burst?
Companies in the renewable energy industry are increasingly turning to financial derivatives to manage risk
With the UK's power sector estimated to need some £200 billion ($317 billion) worth of investment in the next 10-15 years, much is riding on the Electricity Market Reform, which so far lacks detail, say top power executives
Regulatory risk on the agenda
Biomass exchange: catalyst for European renewables?
Solar failure raises questions about funding for renewables
Managing wind speed risk
Industry associations urge House of Lords not to reignite feed-in tariff row
This month's special report looks explores the state of play in the innovative weather derivatives market
There is now an array of instruments available to hedge weather exposure, but evaluating that exposure is far harder than quantifying standard exposures such as commodity price risk. Garth Renne and Shaun Hatch discuss approaches to analysing wind and...
California's decision to delay carbon trading compliance until 2013 “will give the cap-and-trade programme it’s best chance of success”, says AB 32 co-sponsor
The secret to being a leading wholesale broker is to be a whole lot more.
Karthik Rajan, senior director, strategy portfolio and risk management group at IPR-GDF Suez North America, discusses how elements of commodity risk management can be integrated into the valuation of long-term wind power portfolios
Deal of the Year: Citi
An uphill struggle