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Right-of-centre coalition’s surprise victory means lower targets for emissions reductions and continued support for coal.
China’s recent efforts to reduce its economy’s addiction to debt have brought more infrastructure assets to market and slowed down domestic competition, several analysts and investors say.
The proposals, which Labour says will begin ‘immediately’, are ‘the last thing that is needed’, according to National Grid.
Administration’s third solicitation is smaller than the previous two, which awarded $2.9bn in contracts and resulted in $7bn of investment in clean energy.
With the government missing in action this week, industry leaders were left to talk among themselves on what’s next for private finance
Yet other hurdles remain, including a possible referendum on the proposed sale that is pending approval by the Constitutional Council.
Taking its motives at face value, there is no obvious reason for the Government Pension Fund Global not to invest across the wider infra universe.
Declan O’Brien and Alex Leung of UBS Asset Management’s infrastructure research and strategy division argue that the asset class will continue to be resilient in the face of market volatility.
Just like the last two years, there’s talk around US politicians being poised to enact large-scale reform. But investor expectations are probably at their lowest.
The Clean Energy Council reveals new figures that show record levels of investment in the renewable energy sector but cautions that clearer policy is needed.

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