An Introduction to Impact Investing (Part One)

Impact investing or investing to create positive impact has been gaining in popularity over the last two decades. But what is impact investing and what role can RECs play in it? In our blog series on impact investing, we will be sharing more about the topic including: Let us begin and explore the world of […]

Clean Energy Trading in Emerging Markets: Challenges and Opportunities

In today’s globalised world, the shift towards renewable energy is not just a trend but a necessity. Emerging markets like India, Brazil, and Indonesia are increasingly becoming focal points in the transition to renewable sources, with clean energy trading playing a pivotal role. This evolution presents a unique blend of challenges and opportunities, shaping the […]

Understanding Renewable Energy Trading: Concepts and Principles

Renewable energy trading is increasingly recognised as pivotal in the global transition to sustainable energy sources. It serves as a vital link between renewable energy production and consumption, providing a tangible method to encourage and validate green energy initiatives. In this blog post, we explore the core concepts and principles of renewable energy trading while […]

Navigating the Challenges of Solar Asset Management

Solar asset management is pivotal in maximising the output and lifespan of solar energy projects. This strategic approach ensures the longevity and efficiency of these installations and boosts their overall financial and environmental performance. However, given the increasing reliance on solar energy as a clean energy source, effective management of these assets becomes crucial for […]

Corporate Buyers in the Green Energy Market: Trends and Strategies

The burgeoning green energy market is seeing a surge in corporate participation. As sustainability becomes a cornerstone of corporate strategy, businesses are advocating for green practices and actively engaging in the renewable energy landscape. This shift is pivotal, reflecting the growing consensus that corporate buyers are catalysts in the demand for renewable energy solutions. At […]

What Selection Criteria Can Companies Use to Purchase Renewable Energy Certificates?

A renewable energy certificate (REC) traces the consumption of one megawatt-hour (MWh) of electricity to a renewable energy source, i.e. one REC is generated for every MWh of renewable electricity generated. As such, organisations may buy RECs to show proof that they have used clean energy and reduced their Scope 2 emissions. However, RECs are […]

The Economics of Renewable Energy Investment: Costs, Savings, and ROI

The world is pivoting towards a more sustainable future., The integration of renewable energy into the global energy mix is accelerating. Reducing carbon footprints and greenhouse gas emissions, renewable energy is crucial to meeting both sustainability and economic goals. Effective management of renewable energy resources, such as solar and wind power, helps harness their full […]

The Ultimate Guide to Energy Monitoring Systems: Tools, Techniques, and Benefits

Energy monitoring encompasses a series of processes and technologies designed to track, analyse, and optimise the energy consumption within an organisation. By defining specific objectives, businesses can better manage their energy usage, aligning operational practices with environmental goals. Integrating Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) and carbon offsets into energy monitoring further enhances this strategy, marking a […]