Renewable Energy

Embedded energy generation offers a real opportunity for collaborative SA power solutions

By | 2019-11-18T07:14:59+02:00 November 18th, 2019|General, Investment Banking, Renewable Energy|

By Duncan Abel, Principal: Energy Finance at Nedbank CIB Given the ongoing challenges facing energy supply in South Africa, it's easy to take a pessimistic view on the development of the sector in this country. However, as is so often the case, when we become consumed with focusing on the problems, we run the risk [...]

Sustainable Solutions. Sustainable Returns.

By | 2019-06-27T09:57:39+02:00 June 27th, 2019|Finance, General, Renewable Energy|

If you can see how green energy can grow your business, then you’ll see the bigger picture. That wind and water could unleash unlimited watts, and the sun can light up the dark. Because when you look at the world differently you’ll see that financial expertise can generate profit without costing the earth. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yf5dG2rIpbs [...]

Sustainable societies lead to sustainable returns.

By | 2019-06-27T10:04:59+02:00 June 26th, 2019|Finance, General, Renewable Energy|

Sustainability is at the heart of everything we do. It’s what makes us different, and it’s why we’re the first bank in SA to issue renewable-energy bonds. Through renewable-energy bonds, Nedbank CIB is helping to build a low-carbon economy, reducing our reliance on fossil fuels and significantly benefiting the environment. We’re proving that green projects [...]

Green Bonds offer effective ways to bridge the gap between sustainable development intention and action

By | 2019-06-12T09:47:51+02:00 June 7th, 2019|Finance, General, Renewable Energy|

  By Bruce Stewart; Head: Debt Capital Market Origination and Arvana Singh; Principal: Debt Capital Market Origination, Nedbank CIB Modern businesses increasingly recognise that their sustained success is contingent on their ability to deliver real and lasting value to the society in which they exist; and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) offer a [...]

Nedbank becomes the first SA bank to issue a Renewable Energy Bond

By | 2019-06-26T15:00:15+02:00 April 30th, 2019|Finance, General, Renewable Energy|

  Nedbank today became the first bank in South Africa to list a Renewable Energy Bond on the green segment of the JSE. The instrument, which opened for auction on 24 April, was developed by Nedbank in line with International Capital Market Association Green Bond Principles and the Climate Bonds Standard thereby contributing [...]

Signing of IPP agreements will add momentum to overall economic growth in SA

By | 2018-09-04T06:46:24+02:00 June 19th, 2018|Finance, General, Renewable Energy|

In his 2018 REIPPPP Bid Windows 3.5 and 4 Contractual speech, Minister of Energy, Jeff Radebe announced  that 58 000 fulltime jobs will be created through the procurement of 27 renewable energy projects, which are set to generate significant value for South Africa’s economy. Nedbank CIB is proud to be the lead finance provider for [...]