Energy

How Europe’s fastest-growing energy companies stay ahead of the pack

Europe’s fastest-growing energy businesses are a force for good throughout the continent, underpinning efforts to combat climate change with a focus on renewable energy and smart technology. Their rapid rates of growth reflect the determination of governments to promote alternative energy, but also their own innate ability to scale at pace.


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The secrets of success for fast-growing companies in the energy sector play_arrow

The secrets of success for fast-growing companies in the energy sector

Peter Feehan, Partner at Pinsent Masons, discusses the drivers of change, the opportunities from energy storage and the disruptors in the industry

Renewables take the lead for Europe’s fast-growing energy companies

Renewables take the lead for Europe’s fast-growing energy companies

Our exclusive survey of 100 fast-growing European energy companies reveals that they are excited by the potential for new ventures in renewables

Tech is powering change in the energy sector

Tech is powering change in the energy sector

Our survey of Europe’s fastest-growing energy companies shows that, as they consider new opportunities in areas such as renewables, they are acutely conscious of the need to update their technology

Regulation top worry for fast-growing energy companies

Regulation top worry for fast-growing energy companies

In our survey of fast-growing energy companies in Europe, we found that while they are excited about future opportunities, many are also conscious of the need to plan carefully for threats – like regulatory change and technology disruption – that could derail their progress

Joint ventures, alliances and corporate VCs help fuel innovation in energy sector

Joint ventures, alliances and corporate VCs help fuel innovation in energy sector

Our exclusive survey reveals that for many fast-growing energy companies, alliances and joint ventures have been an even more intrinsic part of their growth strategy than full-blown M&A

Fast-growing energy businesses increasingly looking towards M&A for growth

Fast-growing energy businesses increasingly looking towards M&A for growth

M&A remains essential to Europe’s fastest-growing energy companies. As fast-growing energy companies seek to scale up at an accelerated pace, inorganic growth will be an increasingly significant element of their strategy

Government funding: a double-edged sword for fast-growing energy companies

Government funding: a double-edged sword for fast-growing energy companies

A clear majority of fast-growing businesses base their investment decisions partly on government backing – but public funding can pose problems

Q&A: Powering a renewable future

Q&A: Powering a renewable future

James Samworth, a partner at Foresight, talks about the renewable energy market, the power of collaboration and the evolving nature of technology. Foresight is an independent fast-growing company that invests in energy and infrastructure projects around the world

Q&A: The winds of change

Q&A: The winds of change

Kunal Patel, Head of Partnerships and Structured Solutions at fast-growing energy company Orsted, discusses transformation, trend and technology in the renewables market

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