L1 Renewables is a wholly owned subsidiary of Universities Superannuation Scheme Limited, the sole corporate trustee of the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS), one of the largest pension schemes in the UK. Established in 1974, USS provides pensions for universities and other higher education institutions in the UK. The scheme is supervised, in terms of its conduct of operation and financial reporting by the Pension Regulator.
L1 Renewables has appointed USS Investment Management Limited as its Investment Manager. USS Investment Management is a wholly owned subsidiary of USS Limited and is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
L1 Renewables is a UK based investment house managing a loan portfolio of over £500m across a range of renewable energy technologies and project lifecycles. L1 Renewables has partnered with both smaller sophisticated borrowers to large scale portfolio operations to provide long term financing solutions in an ever changing market. L1 Renewables is not authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority.

L1 Renewables technologies

L1 Renewables provides a flexible approach to financing across a number of different technologies:
L1 Renewables Technologies – Wind Farms
L1 Renewables Technologies – Energy Efficiency
L1 Renewables Technologies – Biomass
L1 Renewables Technologies – Energy From Waste
L1 Renewables Technologies – Solar
L1 Renewables Technologies – Tidal Energy