Johnny Wood | 2021-05-31 | Spectra
The global quest for more sustainable energy and the fact that some renewable power sources have become cheaper than fossil fuels have prompted a rethink of how we generate, store, transport and consume energy. However, fully embracing clean energy will involve refitting legacy pipelines, electricity grid networks and other infrastructure or building from scratch to develop new technologies. All of this requires investment.
Financing options range from government grants to pension funds to corporate bonds. But will the funds available match up to the level of investment required to set the energy sector on a course toward net zero emissions?