Chris Hewett

Solar Trade Association
Chris Hewett, STA

Chris has 25 years’ experience in advocacy, policy research, thought leadership and campaigning on a wide variety of sustainability, energy and environmental issues. He was Head of Climate Change for the Environment Agency, providing advice to Government on climate change mitigation and adaptation. He has worked for a number of leading NGOs & government agencies, including successful advocacy for the Green Investment Bank at Green Alliance, global aviation research for the Committee on Climate Change, and more recently leading policy and advocacy for the Finance Innovation Lab.

22 Jul
 - 15:00 BST (UTC +01:00)
Panel Discussion

A guide to obtaining funding and investment for Solar+Storage projects and an overview of the current market environment.

  • The key difference between the financing of Solar projects and those colocated with storage.
  • What returns are being demanded?
  • How to project the increased revenue generated by battery technology.
  • Selecting the correct size storage facility to maximise revenue.
  • What are the most notable risk factors when financing solar+ storage colocation projects.