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Low Carbon Energy and Environment Projects

This is a fast growing and exciting sector and we have a dedicated team who will look at every opportunity on its own merits. Our experienced sector Relationship Directors, deep industry knowledge and flexible product range can help you meet your business goals.

Your business can benefit from the experience and knowledge our Relationship Directors have gained from working with many of the largest UK and Ireland renewable projects.

Projects we support:

  • Hydro: pump storage, run of the river, wave and tidal
  • Solar: green field and roof mounted
  • Wind: onshore and offshore
  • Biomass 
  • Energy from waste
  • Biofuels

Our experience working with a wide range of existing Low Carbon clients gives us a deep understanding of the sector unique needs and goals, including:

  • Circular economy
  • Sustainability
  • Waste management
  • Recycling
  • Air quality and pollution control

As one of our Low Carbon Energy and Environment clients, you can take advantage of:

  • Our understanding of the sector and our recognition of the financial support required for the successful implementation and maintenance of low carbon and environmental projects.
  • Our flexible product range that can be tailored to suit your needs.
  • Our eagerness to engage in your project at the equity stage of investment with liquidity and cash management support. Mezzanine funding may also be available on a selective basis for fast-growth innovative and private equity backed ventures.

What we can offer

We can meet your day-to-day banking needs and longer-term financial requirements. In addition to their industry knowledge and strategic support, our Relationship Directors can provide you with access to Investment Banking and finance drawn from across Barclays, including:

Asset Finance

Finance to help you fund new equipment or vehicles, enabling you to maximise performance or growth.

Infrastructure and Project Finance

Fund infrastructure and energy/low carbon projects with the support of a specialist team.

Term Loan

Receive finance over a specified period for general business needs.

Working Capital

Ease cashflow fluctuations with a range of products that can support you in covering everyday expenses or planning for growth.

Low Carbon Energy and Environment Projects

Richard Cawdron – Head of Low Carbon Energy and Environment

Richard Cawdron – Head of Low Carbon Energy and Environment Projects

Richard Cawdron has 27 years of finance experience and is a Chartered Accountant. He has significant senior structuring and restructuring experience at Director level and has focused on fast growth tech and innovation since 2010.

To find out what our Low Carbon Energy and the Environment team can do for your business, email Richard or call our dedicated team on 0800 015 4242*

How can we help?

To discuss switching to Corporate Banking at Barclays, call us on: 0800 015 4242 *