Renewable energy funds are an important structure that drive capital to the green economy. Listed green funds have been a success story at the London Stock Exchange Group, with 22 green funds with a collective market capitalisation of £8.7 billion. Around half of these focus on renewable energy projects worldwide, while others focus on clean technologies such as energy storage and energy efficiency.
The Renewables Infrastructure Group (TRIG) was admitted onto the Premium segment of London Stock Exchange main market in 2013, and invests in a range of operational renewable energy assets. TRIG is invested in over 70 wind, solar and battery storage assets across Europe with an aggregate generating capacity in excess of 1.5GW. Its market capitalisation has increased by more than 380% since listing, currently £1.83 billion.