Sustainable Energy

Prepare for the future with specialist finance for sustainable energy projects

Renewable energy accounted for nearly 30% of the electricity generated in the UK in 2017 and the sector continues to grow as new techniques are identified to harness the benefits of wind, geothermal and solar energy. Depending greatly on funding for research and development of new systems, businesses in this sector are regularly faced with new policies and changes in government funding.

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Our Approach

At Shawbrook, we appreciate that sustainable energy businesses have very unique finance requirements for specialist equipment and innovative new technologies. Our dedicated Sustainable Energy Team have extensive experience in this sector and, drawing on this knowledge, we evaluate each enquiry individually and work with you to provide a funding solution that is equally unique.

Sustainable energy assets we finance

As flexible, responsive lenders, we can finance a wide range of assets including:

  • Solar PV
  • Biomass boilers
  • Combined heat and power (CHP) systems
  • On shore wind turbines
  • Air source heat pumps & ground source heat pumps
  • Agricultural, composting and recycling equipment
  • Anaerobic digestion projects

The solutions we offer

Funding solutions are individually tailored to meet your unique requirements. The core facilities we offer include:

    • Hire purchase
    • Sale & HP back
    • Loans

Why working with Shawbrook is different

Whether you are installing a sustainable energy project to reduce your energy bill and carbon footprint or looking to create another income stream, speak to our team to find out how we can provide the specialist support to help your business grow and diversify.

    • Dedicated team, ensuring specialist support throughout the whole process
    • A flexible approach, with finance tailored to suit single assets through to larger renewable projects
    • Industry experience and understanding, enabling fast and informed decision making
    • Bespoke funding, catering for new technologies as well as packaged solutions for equipment, installation and maintenance
    • We consider any future income and future savings when reviewing a project

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