Underwriting a Greener Future®


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NER Releases its 2022 Sustainability Report

We are proud of our clients, who are committed to solving some of the world's most pressing environmental issues. View our fourth annual report for details.

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NER Releases its 2021 Sustainability Report

We are proud of our clients, who are committed to solving some of the world's most pressing environmental issues. View our second annual report for details.

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New Energy Risk Announces Milestone as Clients Raise $3B in Capital, Also Announce Senior Promotions

Recently, NER surpassed $3 billion in capital raised by clients. Building on this momentum, the company announces multiple staff changes.

New Energy Risk Clients Surpass $3 Billion of Capital Raised for the Energy Transition

New Energy Risk has helped our clients raise over $3 billion of capital for their projects and assets on the path of Underwriting a Greener Future™.

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NER Acquired by Paragon Insurance Holdings

Paragon Insurance Holdings, LLC, a national MGA based in Avon, Connecticut, announces today the acquisition of New Energy Risk (NER), an insurance solutions provider to a wide range of energy technologies and related infrastructure projects and technologies that accelerate the energy transition.

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NER Included in Report: Advancing Collaborative Action on Forest Biofuels in California

Low-carbon/-negative fuels from forest biomass can help California attain its greenhouse gas reduction targets while reducing wildfire risk.

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New Energy Risk Announces Collaboration with Markel® to Support Dramatic Growth of Bloom Energy Fuel Cell Installations

Increasing demand for clean and reliable power illustrates the rapidly growing ESG and energy transition sectors supported by New Energy Risk.

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New Energy Risk Announces the Promotion of Dr. Brentan Alexander to President in Response to Continued Business Acceleration

NER is positioned to further capitalize on tremendous growth in the ESG and energy transition sectors.

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AXA XL Publishes its 2020 Sustainability Report

Every year, AXA XL publishes a Sustainability Report, which describes its commitment to sustainability and its purpose to act for human progress by protecting what matters. Find NER on page 8.

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NER’s CSO/CCO Quoted in Utility Dive

NER's CSO/CCO Brentan Alexander is quoted in Utility Dive. Read about why long-duration energy storage is key to US decarbonization goals.

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NER Featured in Berne Union’s The BUlletin

New Energy Risk is pleased to have been featured by Berne Union in its latest issue of The BUlletin, Summer 2021: Illuminating Climate, to discuss technology and credit risk.

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AXA Publishes its 2021 Climate Report

Every year since 2015, AXA publishes a Climate Report which describes its current climate strategy and new developments. Find NER on page 69.

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CEO Interviewed by Risk & Insurance

New Energy Risk CEO Tom Dickson is quoted in Risk & Insurance for the article, "A Hardening Renewable Energy Market Renews Interest in Basic Risk Management"

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NER Releases its 2020 Sustainability Report

We are proud of our clients, who are committed to solving some of the world's most pressing environmental issues. View our second annual report for details.

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NER Featured by AXA XL in Climate Risks Report

New Energy Risk is proud to be featured in AXA XL's Climate Risks report, "Protecting What Matters." Read how NER is contributing to innovative insurance solutions for emerging climate risks.

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New Energy Risk Supports Carbon Capture Bill

We support the US Senate Bill that would positively contribute to the financing and completion of exciting carbon capture projects.

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New Energy Risk Helps Bring Fuel Cells to New York City

The insurance solution developed by NER was a key component of the financing for fuel cells totaling 12 MW with Daroga Power LLC.

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CEO Interviewed by AXA XL for Fast Fast Forward

Learn more about “the future of [our] custom technology risk solutions, and the crucial gap [we] fill in the marketplace,” plus a peek under the hood of our model and how diversity improves our team performance.

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NER in The Economist

New Energy Risk is pleased to have been cited by The Economist in print and online for the article "Greenbacks for greenery."

New Energy Risk Helps Bring Fuel Cells to South Korea

New Energy Risk has helped facilitate the purchase and financing of fuel cells in South Korea. The insurance solution provided by NER is a key component of the project's financing and execution strategy.

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CEO Interviewed by Norton Rose Fulbright

NER CEO Tom Dickson interview with Todd Alexander, Norton Rose Fulbright, on enabling project finance for new technologies through insurance.

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NER Releases its 2019 Sustainability Report

We are proud of our clients, who are committed to solving some of the world's most pressing environmental issues. View our annual report for details.

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AXA Publishes its 2020 Climate Report

Every year since 2015, NER-affiliate AXA publishes a Climate Report which describes its current climate strategy and new developments. Find NER on page 45.

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Lloyd’s Features NER in Report: Renewable Energy Risk and Reward- Risks and Technologies

New Energy Risk (“NER”), a California-based MGU, works with pioneers in the new-energy arena to support technology breakthroughs, advancing the critical projects needed to accelerate the transition to sustainable energy.

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New Energy Risk, SHINE Medical Technologies Partner on Innovative Insurance Solution That Supports Financing of One-of-a-Kind Nuclear Medicine Facility

NER has provided SHINE Medical Technologies, a development-stage company working to become the world's leading producer of medical isotopes, with an innovative performance insurance program for SHINE's groundbreaking production facility.

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Women in Insurance Leadership 2019

“I see the insurance industry continuing to focus on sustainability and closing the protection gap, making a real difference in the global economy in a meaningful way.”

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Flow batteries scale up to GW production

Plans for a gigawatt factory in Saudi Arabia, bullet-proof warranties and an international vanadium rental service are propelling a new generation of batteries into the energy storage big league.

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New Energy Risk Welcomes Strategic Hires to Drive Growth & Streamline Client Experience

Dr. Matt Lucas and Dvorit Mausner join leading insurance provider to scale business as demand for breakthrough, renewable technology surges.

New Energy Risk Backs $260M Plastics-to-Fuel Plant with Innovative Insurance Solution

Breakthrough insurance program mitigates project risk and accelerates time to market

New Innovative Insurance Instruments Will Accelerate Project Development And Deployment For TRI Biorefineries

Sector-leading provider New Energy Risk now offering insurance solutions for projects using TRI's equipment and technology

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More Money Flows to Flow Batteries: ESS Nabs $13 Million Funding Round

Iron flow battery maker ESS raised $13 million in a Series B round, expanding the pool of cash available to upstart alternative storage companies.

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Turning Garbage to Jet Fuel

Insurance solution provides performance coverage for the output of Fulcrum's garbage-to-fuels plant

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I Don’t Like Losses, Sport

The invention of bioeconomy risk insurance and Fulcrum BioEnergy’s leap to scale.

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Vionx Secures Insurance Product for Its Flow Batteries

The product adds a bigger balance sheet to the performance guarantee, potentially de-risking investments in vanadium redox flow batteries.

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$500M in Renewable Energy Projects

New Energy Risk, announced that its customers have secured a total of $500M in financing to support such energy projects.

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XL Innovate Acquires New Energy Risk

XL Group plc announced today that XL Innovate, the venture capital initiative sponsored by the Company, has acquired all of the shares of New Energy Risk, Inc.

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XL, Munich RE, NER Partner for Clean Tech

XL Group's Complex Accounts unit, Munich Re's Green Tech Solutions team, and consultants New Energy Risk (NER), have teamed up to deliver an innovative performance insurance policy for a portfolio of fuel cell servers installed across the U.S.

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Bloom Energy Performance Product

XL Group’s Complex Accounts team is pleased to announce that it has provided an innovative new Performance Warranty insurance product to Bloom Energy of Sunnyvale, California.