UK’s ‘largest’ solar bond worth £60m issued

An infrastructure and asset management company has issued a £60 million solar bond, believed to be the largest in the UK to date. Foresight Group used it to refinance its existing portfolio of solar assets in the country, located in Kent, Somerset and Wiltshire. Solar bonds are issued to provide low-interest financing for renewable energy […]

Government invests ahead of green bank approval

The Government has committed £80 million to green project financing ahead of the approval of the Government’s flagship Green Investment Bank. Two specialist fund managers will manage investments in the small scale waste infrastructure sector. All investments made by fund managers from Foresight Group and Greensphere Capital will be match-funded, bringing another £80 million more to […]