Decarbonisation is about much more than investing in renewable energy sources, says Partners Group’s Matthew Lipton, and carbon management will be essential if the world is to meet the Paris Agreement goals.
Energy supply security has become a political imperative at a time when world economies are grappling with the need to decarbonise. Is this a disastrous combination of pressures or a spur to investment in clean energy?
The production of hydrogen and other derivatives from green electricity can help decarbonise hard-to-abate sectors, say Prime Capital’s head of infrastructure Mathias Bimberg and executive director of infrastructure Jens Walzner.
District heating networks offer a compelling and ESG-friendly investment opportunity, but you have to understand the nuances of individual markets, says Adeline Morin, partner and investment director at Vauban Infrastructure Partners