De-risking Renewable Energy Investments Addressing risks for a better market design

This paper identifies thirty-six potential risk-issues grouping them in five main areas and elaborating them on practical examples (both outside and inside SSA region), according to the RES4MED’s model developed in 2016 and provides a quick assessment of the investment risk in Ethiopia. Furthermore, the paper deals with the policy instruments many Countries all over the world have been implementing to mitigate risks and encourage investments in renewable energies.