Minneapolis, MN – North Sky Capital CEO, Scott Barrington, spoke to Pensions & Investments on the increasing investor interest in renewable energy and accompanying sustainable infrastructure projects. North Sky has numerous investment projects like these, including generating renewable natural gas, turning manure and poultry litter into energy and fertilizer and water purification.
While there is continued interest in mainstream renewable energy — solar, hydroelectric and wind energy generation — “the keen areas of interest recently have been environmental infrastructure,” Scott explained. “Those sustainable infrastructure investments include renewable natural gas captured from landfills and wastewater treatment plants, waste-to-value projects such as turning manure and poultry litter into energy and fertilizer, and water purification, he added.
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About North Sky Capital
North Sky Capital is a pioneer in impact investing in the United States. Now in its 21st year, North Sky has deployed more than $1 billion across 125 impact investments on behalf of its nine impact funds. The Firm’s active investment strategies focus on impact private equity (secondary strategy) and sustainable infrastructure (direct strategy) that support positive environmental and social change while targeting market rate investment returns. Since 2010, North Sky’s sustainable infrastructure funds have deployed approximately $630 million in 33 middle market infrastructure investments across the clean energy, waste and water sectors in North America. Based in Minneapolis with additional offices in Boston and New York, North Sky is one of the most active impact investment managers. For more information, visit northskycapital.com.
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