Why won’t private investors fund Global South solar?
Global South solar is a moderate risk investment that produces a reasonable return – but profit motivated investors seek out the highest return for the least amount of risk.

Investors who might finance Global South solar projects have many options across different industries. Many believe that they can get a better financial return for the same amount of risk investing elsewhere.

Our solar finance partners have an excellent record of on-time repayments. Global South solar is not inherently risky – but it cannot be built at scale unless investors is willing to lend money up front at a reasonable interest rate.

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