Solar panels under blue sky on sunset stock photo
Solar panels under blue sky on sunset stock photo

Energy

Leading global investment to generate more clean energy

Powerful combined platform with 300+ green energy specialists.

Sector Energy
Sub-sector Renewables
Region United Kingdom

Opportunity

Paris agreement commitments suggest renewable energy should account for around 40 per cent of the global energy mix by 20401.


Approach  

A Macquarie-led consortium acquired the UK Green Investment Bank in 2017 to create a dedicated global green investment business, acting as Green Investment Group.

Outcome

Significant transactions since acquisition:

  • Europe's largest single-site onshore wind farm 
  • Joint venture to develop waste-to-energy in UK and Ireland
  • Developing 2GW of offshore wind in Taiwan

£15 billion

Combined £15 billion of UK investment in past five years

£3 billion2

Target £3 billion of global investment over next three years

300+

Powerful combined platform with 300+ green energy specialists

1. International Energy Agency. World Energy Outlook 2017. https://www.iea.org/weo2017
2. Since Macquarie’s acquisition in 2017.

Related case studies

No results message:
Displayed when filters returns no results.

Service unavailable:
Displayed when filter service cannot be reached.