Rusnano all set for new solar and wind investments

Rusnano all set for new solar and wind investmentsRussia?s Rusnano wants to actively buy into new renewable energy projects and is said to be negotiating terms with a number of potential partners

Russia?s Rusnano wants to actively buy into new renewable energy projects and is negotiating terms with a number of potential partners, Russian news agency RIA Novosti reported, citing Rusnano president Anatoly Chubais. According to Mr. Chubais, Rusnano is primarily interested in joining projects developing new solutions for solar and wind energy. ?We?re in talks with serious companies; I can?t disclose results at this point, but if we pull it off, we will be able to at least double the capacity of our renewable energy assets. We?re talking about dozens of billions of rubles,? he explained. Rusnano is one of Russia?s largest high tech investors and aims to uphold government interests in developing the nanotechnology sector. It is 100% owned by the government and co-invests in nanotech projects that show considerable economic and social potential...