It is difficult to address the project finance sector without touching upon the real and anticipated effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Tax equity providers may be in short supply, as those entities need to have considerable tax appetite to monetize tax credits.
- One interesting outcome is that the world has gotten a feel for what greenhouse gas emissions could look like in a world where the public at large is not commuting to work or traveling.
- It appears two sectors are poised to move even further front and center in the project finance spotlight: renewable energy and telecommunications.
Wilmington Trust’s Will Marder, head of project finance, discusses how the financing market will respond and adapt to such a radically changed world in such a short space of time.
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This article reprint was published in the Proximo Deals of the Year Awards Edition published in June 2020.Download Article