Climate research and analysis has been an integral part of Redwood Grove Capital’s (RGC) investment process since its inception in 2016.
RGC’s process has always had two distinct and equally important parts – fundamental value analysis and climate impact analysis. With this report, we dive into the impact our portfolio companies have on climate through their operations and products and compare them to market benchmarks.
The Rise of Custom Packaging and The Habitual Present Tense
Redwood Grove Capital explores the environmental impact of plastic packaging and the growing concern around waste. We highlight our investment in Westrock, a leading cardboard manufacturer, aligning with the global shift towards eco-friendly packaging solutions.
The Hottest Day on Earth and the Weather Roulette Wheel
Our latest update addresses the alarming reality of Earth’s hottest day on record, and the impact of extreme weather events. We discuss Generac as an opportunity to adapt to the growing challenges posed by climate change, while introducing NextEra Partners as a strategic addition to the portfolio for its focus on clean energy projects.
Redwood Grove’s Impact Report, Impact Resistant Windows and a New Logo
Redwood Grove publishes its first impact report to give our investors a more quantifiable and comparable way to understand how the portfolio performs from a climate perspective. We spotlight the strategic addition of PGT Innovations, a leading manufacturer of impact-resistant windows positioned for growth amid extreme weather.