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Jigar Shah: On green money and the freedom to invest, Part 2.

31 Jan 2018, 14:45 • By Andy Colthorpe
Jigar Shah: On green money and the freedom to invest, Part 2.

We continue with the second part of our feature interview with clean energy entrepreneur and financier Jigar Shah of Generate Capital. We've just left off discussing the risk profile of various investors and how the industry is gradually drawing attention from more traditional sources of capital, from the early adopter-venture capital mentality we have seen to date.

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Jigar Shah: On green money and the freedom to invest

29 Jan 2018, 15:30 • By Andy Colthorpe
Jigar Shah: On green money and the freedom to invest

SunEdison founder and solar financing pioneer Jigar Shah talked to Andy Colthorpe about having the 'freedom to invest' for the biggest impact and why, with traditional lenders still reluctant to finance energy storage, there will always be space for frontrunners who are able to properly understand the value propositions of new and innovative sustainable technologies.

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Blockchain, energy storage as T&D infrastructure and Jigar Shah’s ‘freedom to invest’

19 Dec 2017, 13:34 • By Andy Colthorpe
Blockchain, energy storage as T&D infrastructure and Jigar Shah’s ‘freedom to invest’

The digital ledger system blockchain has been both praised and misunderstood in equal measure and its relationship to the physical world of electrons is at its earliest stages of exploration. In the latest ‘Storage & Smart Power’ section of PV Tech Power, Carsten Reincke-Collon, CTO of Younicos looks at how energy storage and management software will interact with blockchain-led or blockchain-like systems of data processing and recording.

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How to field questions from billion dollar investors, with Jigar Shah

How to field questions from billion dollar investors, with Jigar Shah

20 Sep 2017, 16:29
• By Andy Colthorpe

Solar entrepreneur and financier Jigar Shah probably requires little introduction. The SunEdison founder and former CEO is now president at Generate Capital, a project financing venture for sustainable infrastructure investment. Shah spoke with Andy Colthorpe about Generate Capital’s latest solar-plus-storage projects for a school district in California, as well as sharing his thoughts on the economics of energy storage today.

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ESA: Market design, frequency response and Jigar Shah’s ‘blunt’ words on renewable

ESA: Market design, frequency response and Jigar Shah’s ‘blunt’ words on renewable

8 Jul 2015, 16:36
• By Andy Colthorpe

Andy Colthorpe spoke to Energy Storage Association (ESA) executive director Matt Roberts a few weeks ago, shortly after the group’s annual conference in Dallas, Texas. Based in Washington, the organisation’s activities include advising on policy at regulatory and state level as well as encouraging technologists and researchers to share knowledge.

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ESA: Market design, frequency response and Jigar Shah’s ‘blunt’ words on renewable

ESA: Market design, frequency response and Jigar Shah’s ‘blunt’ words on renewable

8 Jul 2015, 16:36
• By Andy Colthorpe

Andy Colthorpe spoke to Energy Storage Association (ESA) executive director Matt Roberts a few weeks ago, shortly after the group’s annual conference in Dallas, Texas. Based in Washington, the organisation’s activities include advising on policy at regulatory and state level as well as encouraging technologists and researchers to share knowledge.