Covering the most effective financial strategies and latest market insight for immediate value and practical application in the renewable energy sector. Understanding financial risks and variables of renewable energy power projects is critical for the best returns on investment and successful decision-making. The ‘Financing Renewable Energy Power Projects’ training course provides an in depth evaluation of financial models and industry challenges, as well as the latest market trends and activities in the sector.




• Navigate the range of sources of finance available, both debt and various equity sponsors

• Evaluate cashflows for renewable energy projects

• Understand the peculiarities of resource intermittency, location constraints, transmission, and interconnection 

• Break-out Case Studies: Wind Power, Bio-Mass, Hydro and Solar Projects


Christian Erich Grütte is an independent investment & financial advisor with more than ten years’ experience in the renewable energy sector. He successfully supported leading utilities, IPPs and financial investors to build pipelines of international renewable energy projects by identifying suitable local partners. His specific experience includes the market entry assessment of regulatory and development risk in countries around the globe. Read more about Christian below:

Christian Erich Grütte

Further, he is focused to work with independent developers to create the ability of renewable energy projects to be presented both to equity sponsors and debt lenders and reaching financial close. Christian is a recommended speaker at leading international renewable energy conferences and one of Green Power Academy’s core team of executive trainers on investment and financing topics. He has delivered a range of financing courses and our acclaimed Green Power Mini-MBA programme to students across Europe as well as in the US, Chile, South Africa, Dubai and Brazil. He holds an MSc in Industrial Engineering and Management from the Technical University of Berlin and currently serves as a lecturer in the Renewable Energy Finance Studies Program of the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management.

He also forms part of the Working Group ‘Financing the Energiewende’ in Frankfurt and was one of the first members of the European Technology Platform for Wind Energy, as well as of EWEA, ACORE, LAWEA, EUBIA, ESHA and EGEC.