Investment Examples

  1. Case Study No.1

    • Portfolio of small–medium size wind turbines (>130 MW) spread across sites in England and Scotland
    • £100m senior debt facility to refinance the development financing
    • 18-year term extended into the merchant tail
    • Debt sized based on long-term net P90 energy estimates (after availability) and FiT-supported revenue
  2. Case Study No.2

    • Acquisition of c.£250m portfolio of renewable energy loans comprising of Energy from Waste, Biomass, Onshore Wind and Energy Efficiency technologies
    • Projects range from early-stage construction to operational assets
    • Underlying assets spread across England, Wales and Scotland
    • Projects backed by international sponsors as well as local authorities
  3. Case Study No.3

    • £100m preferred equity investment in Next Energy Solar Fund (LSE: NESF)
    • Solar projects comprised of development and operational solar plants with a total capacity of c.755MW
    • Projects spread across the UK & Western Europe and supported by a range of diversified contractors, suppliers and off takers


L1 Renewables provides a flexible approach to financing across a number of different technologies:

  • a wind power turbine surrounded by clear blue sky

    Wind Farms

    Harvesting onshore and offshore wind energy to generate electricity.

  • an energy-saving lightbulb

    Energy Efficiency

    LED street lighting to reduce energy consumption.

  • energy efficient fuel pellets on fire


    Generation of energy via burning of organic materials.

  • a processing plant's cylindrical tower

    Energy from Waste

    Energy generation and sustainable waste management services for local authorities and businesses.

  • solar panels


    Radiant light and heat from the sun is harnessed to generate electricity.

  • waves crashing

    Tidal Energy

    Hydropower that converts the energy obtained from tides into electricity.

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C/O Universities Superannuation Scheme Limited,
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