Energy and Cleantech

Renewable energy discount rate survey results – 2018

Grant Thornton, in collaboration with Clean Energy Pipeline, is pleased to present the 2018 Grant Thornton renewable energy discount rate survey report.

This report follows the 2017 renewable energy discount rate survey report which can be accessed here:

https://www.grantthornton.co.uk/insights/renewable-energy-discount-rate-survey/

The discount rate (a proxy of cost of capital) for secondary market renewable energy M&A deals is a vitally important piece of information for investors. It is a key driver in determining the fair value or market price for projects. However, this data is extremely hard to gather so investors often have to rely solely on their own experience and advice from valuation experts in evaluating the cost of capital.

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