Sustainable Financing Trends
Insight, emerging trends and research from our industry experts and banking solutions teams.
LEDs: Lighting the way to savings, productivity, and planet perks
Every organization faces unavoidable overhead costs, and electricity ranks among the highest. Many companies don’t realize how easy it is to reduce operational expenses and gain many other potential benefits by simply upgrading their lighting.
Agribusiness technologies and financing
For millennia, farmers have been remarkably resourceful and resilient in overcoming ecological perils that threaten their livelihood. Now they face environmental challenges far greater than flood, drought, and pestilence. In addition, they must contend with volatile market conditions that were inconceivable to their ancestors. But as new agricultural trends and technologies emerge and evolve, so do new funding solutions. Could this be the ideal time for agribusiness to innovate and create sustainable growth?
Tremendous growth in renewables spawns a greener middle market
From 2010 to 2019, investment in renewable energy soared to $2.6 trillion, triple the amount invested in the previous decade, and the sector is poised to continue growing at a rapid pace, according to BloombergNEF.
Creating a sustainable community through responsible actions and investments.
Innovative food and beverage financing
More than ever before, food and beverage companies must reevaluate their business models and invest in new technologies to grow and stay competitive.
Client Success Story: Metrus Energy
Fortune 100 technology company powers its facilities with Energy Efficiency-as-a-Service.
Energy efficiency strategies for hospitals
While hospitals today recognize the need to reduce their environmental footprint and prioritize energy efficiency initiatives, many find it difficult to mobilize an actionable plan.
A lucrative look at your lighting cost
Inefficient lighting can represent a huge part of monthly energy bills. So if tight budgets are impeding your business progress, you’ll find cost savings by switching to LED technology.
ESG Investing: A Growing Approach to Values-Based Investing
Environmental, social and governance (ESG) or sustainable investing is becoming mainstream. Here’s what you need to know about the trend, the goals and the upside potential.
Renewable Energy M&A Team Added to Expand Practice
KeyBanc Capital Markets (KBCM), the corporate and investment banking arm of Cleveland-based KeyCorp (NYSE: KEY), announced the expansion of its Utilities, Power & Renewables Group through the addition of a six-person renewable energy investment banking team. This team has been a leading provider of advice to the U.S. renewable energy industry and will complement KBCM’s existing renewable practice.