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Gerard Reid quoted in The Financial Times in article on ‘Coal industry between a rock and a hard place’.

Gerard Reid, the co-founder of Alexa Capital, which offers investment banking services to the renewable energy industry, said the shift to renewables could happen quicker than many think as wind and solar had already become cheaper than coal-fired power in many parts of the world.

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Alexa Capital sponsors Ecosummit 2018 in Berlin where Gerard Reid speaks about the future of mobility

Alexa Capital sponsors the 2018 Ecosummit in Berlin where its Founder, Gerard Reid, speaks on the future of mobility. Ecosummit accelerates smart green startups, investors and corporates enabling business development, co-investing, open innovation, corporate venturing and M&A. Gerard’s presentation and video can be viewed here.

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Bruce Huber is part of the Pioneers selection committee at the Bloomberg Future of Energy Global Summit 9-10 April 2018 in New York which announced its 2018 Pioneers

Each year the Pioneers selection committee identifies 10 game-changing companies globally in the field of clean energy technology and innovation. Winners are chosen by a panel of industry experts from, academia, corporations, utilities, finance and technology incubators.

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Bruce Huber Chairs Energy Storage Summit 2018 (London)

The largest UK downstream energy storage focused event, which includes four streams across developers, financiers, utilities, networks and aggregators discussing standalone storage, along with co-located and C&I applications.

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Alexa Capital advises Younicos on its $60 million sale to Aggreko

Alexa Capital continues to advise at the forefront of the ongoing global energy transition advising Younicos on it’s $60 million sale to Aggreko

Younicos, a global market leader in the development and deployment of integrated energy systems, based on battery storage. This acquisition strengthens our position as global energy markets continue to evolve and is in line with our strategy to invest in technology in order to reduce the cost of energy for our customers.

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Bruce Huber quoted in the Economist discussing Renewable Energy: A world turned upside down

Alexa Capital, which helps fund renewable-energy investments, says business consumers are probably going to be more influential in driving the adoption of these technologies than households, because they will more quickly see how they might cut their bills by using demand-response and storage. “For the last 100 years everyone has made money upstream. Now the added value is coming downstream,” he says.

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Bruce Huber quoted in FT: Aggreko buys energy storage specialist

However, the deal makes sense given the growing need for energy storage to help integrate intermittent renewable power, said Bruce Huber, managing partner at Alexa Capital, which advised Younicos on the deal.

“Aggreko will be a great platform for the Younicos business, since Aggreko has global distribution and a solid balance sheet to deliver decarbonised, decentralised, digital power solutions integrating renewables,” he said.