Welcome to Face the Facts – the new current affairs podcast from DNV GL Talks Energy, where the world’s leading energy experts share their insights on the most important global news stories about the energy transition.
Energy Finance: the future is digital
Renewable energy is going mainstream
In 2018, global investment in energy totalled USD 1.8 trillion, with investment in renewable energy exceeding USD 332 billion. But what is making green investment so successful? And, how can businesses ensure that they generate a financial return and stay ahead of their competition?
Carlos Albero, Global Finance Segment Leader at DNV GL – Energy, explores how embracing digitalization and embedding it in decision-making can enable businesses to become more profitable.
In recent news, countries around the world have been setting ambitious new targets to help combat climate change, while renewable energy investors and developers are increasingly turning to new forms of financing and digital technology to build effective investment strategies.
However, with 40% of finance professionals choosing not to invest in digital technologies because of uncertainty around future revenue streams, it’s time to face the facts.