Economy

GIC invests $326 million in Arctic Green Energy

BENGALURU (REUTERS) – Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC will invest US$240 million (S$326 million) in Arctic Green Energy to support the renewable energy firm’s expansion in Asia and Europe, the companies said on Monday (July 27). Arctic Green Energy focuses on the decarbonisation of the building sector and has a geothermal partnership with China’s state-owned […]

Economy

Renewable energy boom unleashes a war over talent for green jobs

MADRID (BLOOMBERG) – Clean energy giants are finding a shortage of workers with the skills needed to support their ambitious growth plans. The renewables jobs market is heating up and candidates with the right abilities are becoming harder to find, according to Miguel Stilwell, chief executive officer at Portuguese clean-energy firm EDP Renovaveis. The company […]