1-2 February 2023 | Leonardo Royal Hotel Tower Bridge, London UK    #SFIEurope

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Guy Lavarack

Investment Director
Blackfinch Energy
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Guy is Head of Energy for Blackfinch Investments Ltd where he oversees its investment activities in the renewable energy and infrastructure space. Blackfinch is FCA regulated and has c.£650m of assets under management. He joined the business in 2016 and brings in-depth knowledge of corporate finance gained through various structured finance (debt and equity) investment roles with Lloyds Banking Group.  Blackfinch Energy currently has a 96MW renewable energy portfolio valued at c.£150m having achieved 10-fold portfolio growth over the last 5 years. Guy has a Masters’ degree from Cambridge University, is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and Associate Member of the Energy Institute. He also holds the Investment Management Certificate.  

14:20
 - 15:00
Panel Discussion
EXPECTATIONS FOR THE UK SOLAR MARKET

For the first time in some years, solar PV has been able to participate in a UK auction and with the results of AR4 looming as well as the recent announcement that auctions will be annual, this panel will delve into the situation for solar investors in the UK:

  • What are the implications of AR4 for the UK solar market?
  • With volatility in power prices, how will the price of power be affected
  • The UK has a growing ground-mount and rooftop pipeline, what opportunities exist for investors?
  • What does the rise of larger projects under the NSIPs regime mean for the market?

Moderated By

, Head of Policy
, Solar Energy UK
, VP, Public Affairs, European Wind and Solar
, Statkraft
, Director, Infrastructure & Project Finance
, Lloyds Banking Group
, Investment Director
, Blackfinch Energy
, Chief Investment Officer
, NTR plc