Allianz invests in wind parks in New Mexico
Munich - Allianz and Bank of America Merrill Lynch have together committed the tax equity for two wind parks developed by EDF Renewable Energy, one of the leading wind project developers in the United States.
By investing in these two wind projects, Allianz has internationalised its renewables initiative beyond its European base, and takes its total investment to over 3 billion US-Dollars (around 2.9 billion euros) of equity investments in wind and solar assets.
In the U.S., renewables are incentivized through tax benefits based on production rather than premium electricity prices, as they are in Europe, and Allianz
Source: IWR Online, Feb 02 2016