Investing to make a positive impact
Sustainable Development Capital LLP (“SDCL”) is a specialist investment firm.
SDCL was established in 2007 and has a proven track record of financing and developing clean energy, energy efficiency and decentralised energy infrastructure projects in the UK, Continental Europe, North America and Asia.
SDCL was launched to facilitate investment into environmental infrastructure markets. It has always focussed on investing in projects that are good for the environment, good for people and commercially sustainable. Indeed, it has always said that “if it is not commercial, it is not sustainable”.
SDCL is headquartered in London and the group and its investment vehicles also operate worldwide from offices in New York, Dublin, Hong Kong and Singapore. SDCL is authorised and regulated in the UK by the Financial Conduct Authority.What we do
Established in 2007 to focus on sustainable infrastructure investing
Energy efficient investments in the UK, Continental Europe, North America and Asia
Enabling energy users to reduce costs and providing access to clean energy
Established Environmental, Social and Governance principles and signatory
to the UN PRI
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SDCL has proven expertise to deliver onsite power, heating and energy efficiency solutions
Specialists in project development, investment and asset management across international markets
Track-record of delivering clean and efficient energy solutions using a wide range of technologies
A leading team with 15 years of combined experience investing in and financing projects at all stages of the project development lifecycle:
10 July 2023
Jonathan Maxwell on CNBC
9 February 2023
Europe nat gas price drops after supply diversification
17 November 2022
SDCL sees watershed to fix broken energy system
25 October 2022
A blank cheque for two years of capped energy bills was a perverse kind of plan
14 October 2022
QuotedData Interview with Jonathan Maxwell from SDCL