The Sunvestment Energy Group Blog

Sunvestment and RER Energy are teaming up to build and operate community solar at Saranac Lake

This village is expected to be the home of the first community solar project in the Adirondack Park. Solar power companies Sunvestment Energy Group and RER Energy of Rochester and Reading, Pennsylvania, respectively, are teaming up to build and operate a community solar project on state Route 86, just past Lake Colby heading toward Gabriels, which will provide solar energy to about 250 homes. Residents can start subscribing for the service in March, and the project is expected to be operational by summer. Read...

Green Finance Is Now $31 Trillion and Growing

Climate change may still be a matter of debate for some politicians, but investors are increasingly decisive. Money is gushing into any kind of asset labeled green or sustainable. The frenzy now has investors and firms alike grappling with what counts as “green finance”—and with funds that are no longer seen as green enough. Read more

Investing in climate change solutions hits the mainstream

As the increasingly popular divestment ‘movement’ continues to gather pace, as well as global attention, investors today need to both look ahead for opportunities for growth, and anticipate the solid returns that come from divesting stocks and equity from the fossil fuel industry and reinvesting into climate solutions such as solar PV and onshore wind. This is even more poignant following the deal made at the Paris Climate Conference (COP21) in December last year, which commits governments to holding the increase in the global average temperature to well below 2 degrees above...