Williams Caribbean Capital wins International Investment Award
The Caribbean Renewable Energy Forum (CREF) which is the largest annual gathering for the regional clean energy sector, recently announced the winners at its 11th annual CREF Industry Awards in Miami.
The winners included the Barbados Headquartered business, Williams Caribbean Capital (“WCC”), which won the Best Financing Award following in the footsteps of CIBC First Caribbean from 2017.
New Energy Events, the organizers of CREF, established the awards program to recognize the leaders in the Caribbean energy sector who are making a lasting impact.
WCC won the award on the strength that it’s green energy bonds which are issued to local Caribbean investors to fund the deployment of PV Solar primarily on Caribbean commercial rooftops and are the only such globally certified green energy bonds issued by a Caribbean company.
In May 2019, WCC’s green bonds were validated as conforming to Green Bond Principles via a …