Philanthropies pump US$50 million into clean energy projects in Southeast Asia to address Covid-19 funding gaps | News | Eco-Business | Asia

July 3, 2020 EcoVadis ‏‏‎


One of the main reasons why Southeast Asia’s transition to clean energy has been so slow is that investors are unwilling to take on the risk of early-stage projects that, for a variety of reasons, could fail. 

The hesitance of investors has been exacerbated by the Covid-19 pandemic, but a group of philanthropic organisations is attempting to ease the funding gap by pumping US$50 million into early-stage projects in Southeast Asia.



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