TXF spoke with Mona Shrestha, CEO at Enterprise for Management, Economic Reform and Gender Equality (EMERGE) to outline the consultant company’s mission statement across a range of topics, from fostering women's entrepreneurship to baking sustainability into industrial ecosystems.
Northvolt’s latest big-ticket ECA-backed financing has set a benchmark for European gigafactory deals. But can Europe’s green industrial policy keep up with the pace of change in a challenging market for manufacturing startups?
It’s still positive, and the benefits of the changes in the OECD Arrangement are already showing, says Angela Perez, head of structured finance at Spanish infrastructure and engineering company, Elecnor. She highlights the amount of patience still needed by EPC companies to get deals completed though.