South Pole has been ranked Best Trading Company and Best Advisor in renewable energy certificates in both Europe and Australia by the 19th Environmental Finance Annual Market Rankings, making 2018 the second consecutive year for the sustainability solutions provider to have its leadership in bringing robust renewable energy solutions to the market recognised.
To date, South Pole has advise 200 global corporates on their international energy procurement strategies, supporting them in implementing a range of renewable energy solutions.
The company currently has a portfolio of over 700 projects, and offers renewable energy solutions in over 40 countries, and in the last twelve months was the first provider to offer I-RECs from renewable energy projects in Mexico and, more recently, Indonesia.
More than 850 votes were cast in the 19th Environmental Finance Annual Market Rankings this year, which are the peer-voted largest and most closely watched survey of the world's environmental markets.
" This recognition is incredibly important to us. We want all market actors to know that if they are up for meeting the renewable energy challenge, we are behind them all the way," says Renat Heuberger, CEO, South Pole, "Purchasing 100% Renewable Energy is a must for any modern company. We offer green power purchase solutions, which not only help you go fossil-free but also de-risk your power contracting strategy. Moreover, our solutions are, of course, compliant with major sustainability reporting initiatives."
" We are honoured by these awards voted on by our clients and peers. They reflect the expertise of our people and the size of our renewable energy certificates portfolio. This combination enables us to advise clients on the solutions that best meet their needs and offer them unique projects in places that matter the most to them," says Marie Christine Bluett, Head of Renewables Portfolio, South Pole.
For further details about South Pole's success in the 2018 Environmental Finance Annual Market Rankings, download the media release.