A corporate Power Purchasing Agreement, also known as a PPA, is a long term electricity price hedging instrument, agreed between a company and a renewable energy project developer.
PPAs can be a core lever to achieve sustainability targets and large scale decarbonisation over a longer period of time, across multiple geographies. They also provide energy buyers with dual benefits from both economic and sustainability perspective, such as:
South Pole helps businesses to establish a PPA strategy prior to market engagement, to ensure stakeholders are educated, engaged and understand the potential risks and opportunities of PPAs. Our strategy service can include:
South Pole also supports corporate energy buyers through the entire PPA sourcing phase, which can include:
Sourcing the right PPA for your specific procurement and sustainability goals is a complex process. Our expert, global team can support your organisation with deciding when to go to market and once decided, ensure you find the best offer(s) available.
Our approach to PPAs creates synergies between the electricity procurement perspective and corporate sustainability - focusing on high-impact and cost-effective solutions.
South Pole's experts have helped clients secure PPA deals in well-established markets such as North America, Europe and Australia, as well as in emerging markets such as Vietnam and China.
Get in touch with us today to discuss how we can help you with your PPA sourcing and find you the best opportunities
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