#REINVEST2020 Programme: Session Details


Saturday, 28 Nov, 2020 1330 - 1500 IST Virtual Session Coordinators

PLENARY SESSION 4: Financing Renewables: Managing Risk

Mr Pradip Kumar Das, CMD, IREDA
cmd@ireda.in
Mr Ranjit Jabbi
ranjit.jabbi@cii.in

During the last few years, the global investment in renewable energy space remained at around US$300 billion.  Though with decreasing cost of renewable energy technologies, capacity addition has gone up in renewables, globally.  If we have to shift to 1.5-degree scenario, the investment in renewables need to grow exponentially.  To meet the above challenge, it is necessary to create financing eco-system for renewable energy.  

Therefore, this session will discuss the perspective with regard to allocation and re-cycling of capital investments, innovative financial models, plausible innovative finance framework to reach this goal.  The speakers’ perspective may vary across the globe depending upon government’s policy, regulatory framework, the stage of growth, maturity level and success of RE in various regions.

 

Abhishek Bansal

Abhishek Bansal

Director
Actis Advisers Private Ltd.

Bhanu Mehrotra

Bhanu Mehrotra

Sector Lead
International Finance Corporation

Charlie Donovan

Charlie Donovan

Climate Finance
Imperial College

PRADIP DAS

PRADIP DAS

CHAIRMAN & MANAGING DIRECTOR
IREDA

Priyantha Wijayatunga

Priyantha Wijayatunga

Director
Asian Development Bank

Sean Kidney

Sean Kidney

Chief Executive Officer
Climate Bonds Initiative

Sridhar Rengan

Sridhar Rengan

Managing Director- Finance
Brookfield Advisors India Pvt. Ltd.

Sumant Sinha

Sumant Sinha

Chairman & MD
ReNew Power Pvt Ltd