2 November 2018, Taj Lands End, Mumbai

An annual event hosted with an objective to foster the dialogue between economists, policy makers, industry representatives and banking experts on numerous topics in the field of clean energy

India's Leading Event Designed By The Industry For The Industry

An annual event hosted with an objective to foster the dialogue between economists, policy makers, industry representatives and banking experts on numerous topics in the field of clean energy

Impactful Ideas To Fulfill Capital Needs Of Tomorrow

The need to mobilize capital for green causes and adaptation initiatives following up on the Paris climate conference

Network With The Best And The Brightest

Engaging Industry's Best Minds To Discuss The Current And Future Of Renewable Energy Finance

Excellent Agenda, Powerful Networking

Leveraging New Business Opportunities

Excellent Insights, Indepth Analysis, Engaging Debates

Preparing For New Chapters Of Indian Renewable Energy Financing


200+ Attendees

Network With Industry's Finest

REIFF Gets Bigger Each Year With More Number Of Participants Joining From A Variety Of Business Sectors.

30+ Expert Speakers

Exciting Sessions & Discussions

With Most Relevant Topics At Hand, Each Session Is Designed For To Be Highly Interactive And Engaging.

Speakers 2018

Pranav Master
Director – Energy and Natural Resources,CRISIL Infrastructure Advisory
Abhishek Goel
Director, Global Infrastructure Partners India Llp
Alipt Sharma
Principal, Global Environment Fund
Rahul Agrawal
Investment Principal, Actis
Sandeep Bhattacharya
India Projects Manager, Climate Bonds Initiative
Rohit Chandak
CFO, Ayana Renewable Power
Prashant Kothari
Director-Finance, Cleantech Solar
Sunil Rathi
Director-Sales & Marketing, Waaree Energies
Rohit Dhar
Director Of Sales-EPC, Vikram Solar
Shreetama Ghosh
Team Manager Credit-Power, L&T Infra Finance
Rajnikanth Umakanthan
Managing Director, Vaisala
Mitheel Mody
Head-Syndication,Structuring & Other Infra, Tata Cleantech Capital Limited
Carl Bohny
Finance Expert, Suntrace
Ashish Upadhyay
Head of Operations, Belectric Photovoltaic India Private Limited

Agenda Snapshot 2018 - The Agenda will heavily focus on the latest financing developments for renewable energy in areas like capital markets,project securitization,funds,green bonds, investment strategies and many more.



Registration And Networking Tea

09.45 - 10.00

Opening Remarks


Presentation I


Presentation II

Session 1

Capital Raising: Changing Times For Renewable Energy In India



  • Global Investment Outlook: What Have Been The Major Trends In From Global Investment Scenario?

  • Indian Investment Outlook: What Is The Indian Investment Outlook Till 2022? Which Sectors Will Growth In Investment?

  • Impact Of Policy: Which Major Energy Sector Policies Are Shaping New Investments In India

  • Debt Markets: How Will Recent Developments in Banking Regulations & Reforms Impact Domestic Lending and Overseas Borrowing

  • Equity Markets: Addressing Return Expectations Of Equity Investors In The Current Times

  • Competitive Bidding & Auctions: How Has Competitive Bidding Shaped The RE Industry? What Have Been The Major Learnings For The Investors From Last Few Years Of Competitive Growth?

  • Legal & Regulatory Developments: Impact Of Recent Regulatory Changes On Financial & Capital Markets


Networking Tea Break

Session 2

Secondary Markets, Risk Management and Mitigation


Presentation III


Presentation IV



  • Risks Identification: Defining Key Risk Areas In Renewable Energy Financing In Today’s Times

  • Sectors & States: Analysing Risk Profile Across Sectors and States Carry More Risk?

  • Market Trends In Secondary Markets: Discussion on Market Trends driving M&A Deals in the Renewable Energy Portfolio

  • Next Consolidation Opportunities: Key Learnings & Challenges From Recent Deals. Which segment Will See More M&A Activity?

  • Asset Quality: Evaluating Life, Quality & Returns Of Current The Operational Assets - Wind, Solar, Rooftop Solar etc. Will Asset Portfolios See Discounting Or Premiums In Pricing?

  • Valuations: Key Technical Challenges In Utility Scale Solar, Rooftop Solar & Wind Energy Assets Valuations

  • Insurance: How Are Companies Overcoming the Identified Risks? New Insurance Products, Structures & Costs

  • Customised Risk Management Solutions: How Can Developers Move Towards More Customised Risk Management Products?




Networking Lunch Break


Presentation V


Presentation VI

Session 3

New Investment Opportunities: Storage-Integrated Projects, Wind-Solar Hybrids, Floating Solar

14:30 - 15.30


  • Opportunities in investing in Energy Storage Technologies: Is Investing In Energy Storage Projects A Viable Business Opportunity Today? What are the business models and financing structures are taking place?

  • Financing Challenges: Is Financing A Challenge For Floating Solar, RE Hybrid, Energy Storage & Offshore Wind Projects?

  • Finding The Capital: Is It The Right Time For These New Sectors? What Is The Appetite Amongst Investors For These Opportunities?

  • Rejuvenating Grids: Opportunities in Investing into Transmission Networks and New Business Models In Renewable Energy Transmission?

  • Manufacturing: Is Manufacturing Really The Big New Investment Opportunity For The Indian RE Sector?

  • Entrepreneurs: Is It A Good Time To Feed The Entreprenuerial Ambitions? If So Where Are The Opportunities?


Networking Tea Break

Session 4

Special Focus Session: Financing of Solar Energy Opportunities In Industrial Processes (Solar Heat For Industries Project)


Presentation cum Interactive Discussion V



  • Market Framework for SHIP in India

  • Key Drivers for SHIP investment and Potential Implication for Investors in Indian Market

  • Different Business Models and Available Finance Tools

  • Discussion on Solar Saving and Payback Calculations

  • Different Financial Mechanism, how to choose the appropriate one for your business

  • Feasibility Study & Performance Analysis

  • Discussion on Funding Opportunities & Challenges Faced in India



17.30 Onwards

2nd Edition India Green Finance Awards 2018