Bridging the Investment GapSmart buildings are key to achieving decarbonization and other climate targets. This insight paper from Siemens Financial Services looks at range of smart financing models that make this transformation possible and sustainable.
Key points from the research
- Climate targets across the world are accelerating the implementation of smart, decarbonized, energy-efficient buildings.
- To meet climate change commitments building stock require significantly higher investment - around 3 times the current rate.
- This insight paper estimates the investment gap between current investment levels in energy-efficient renovation of existing buildings, and those needed to achieve decarbonization targets.
- Smart financing can enable greater rates of investment in a financially sustainable way.