The paper "Investment Analysis of Solar Energy" is a perfect example of a finance and accounting case study. The growing economic hardships caused by harsh global economic trends have made investment such a nightmare for many upcoming entrepreneurs. Areas of investments that have been in existence for such a long time and ones that define who-is-who in the investment world are also the ones that cause the greatest harm to the environment in one way or another. These investments including industrial investment, transportation investment, motor industry investment just to name but a few have been main economic hubs that have transformed personalities and corporations into multi-millionaires in their multi-national corporation or individual enterprises (Agrafiotis, Roeb, Konstandopoulos, Nalbandian, Zaspalis, Sattler, Stobbe & Steele, 2005).
These investments have however come under strict criticism of the damage they cause to the environment throwing strategists into imploring other forms of investments that are mindful of the environment and its concerns. It is pursuant to this sensitization that sustainable investments have continued to receive appreciation and attention among upcoming entrepreneurs inclined to indulge in investment opportunities to edge living in these highly competitive and economically challenging times. The sustainable investment that is going to be analyzed in this paper is World Solar Energy.
This investment involves harnessing of solar energy to provide the power that can be used in industrial development and investment among other areas that require electric energy (and other forms of energy) for their daily operation (Agrafiotis, Roeb, Konstandopoulos, Nalbandian, Zaspalis, Sattler, Stobbe & Steele, 2005). This investment is referred to as ‘ sustainable’ since solar energy is renewable and therefore does not get depleted.
In a word, it sustains itself. It is also its eco-friendly nature that makes this investment viable as regards environmental conservation (Anderson & Palkovic, 1994). The Environmental Social and Governmental (ESG) issues that are relevant to this investment proposal are as wide-ranging as they are imperative for the study. For this sustainable investment proposal, 10 sectors that may be considered to have the most significant financial impact are given below. These sectors represent over fifty percent of the total market capitalization of the FTSE all-world Development Index (Bé nard, Gobin & Gutierrez, 1981).
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