Long-only fund on the worldwide solar sector
Active Solar is the first long-only mutual fund focused on the worldwide solar energy sector; it was launched on September 15, 2008.
The strategy is to invest in the best companies of the solar sector, throughout the value chain of photovoltaics and without geographical limitation.
Active Solar invests only in listed stocks with sufficient liquidity.
Worldwide solar market
Do you know that?
The global photovoltaic market was multiplied by 100 in little more than 10 years.
This huge growth came with a 90% fall of the electricity cost generated by solar farms.
Solar photovoltaics is Nr.1 of the utility sector in terms of new worldwide installed capacities per year, far bigger than wind, gas and coal.
In most countries, solar has become the cheapest source of electricity with record low prices around USD 2 ct./kWh.
Short VIDEO (3 min)
Pascal Rochat is summarizing the investment thesis.
Long VIDEO (10 min)
Pascal Rochat is presenting the worldwide solar market, the ongoing revolution within the energy sector and the developments that allowed solar to become the leader of the power sector.
= 3.5% de la production mondiale d’électricité en 2021
L’Agence Internationale de l’Énergie prévoit dans un scénario “Net Zero Emissions by 2050” que le photovoltaïque produira 20% de l’électricité mondiale en 2030 avec plus de 5’000 GW de capacité totale.
(Source: AIE, World Energy Outlook 2022)
Specifics on the fund
Active Solar is a UCITS Luxembourg mutual fund (Luxembourg Selection Fund – Active Solar) authorized for public distribution in Switzerland and France with a daily NAV in USD, EUR and CHF within 4 share classes:
- C USD: ISIN LU0377291322
- A EUR: ISIN LU0377296479
- B EUR: ISIN LU1308789038
- C CHF: ISIN LU0377294268
The NAV of the fund, the prospectus and all official publications are available on the website of swissfunddata.
Active Solar is Official Partner of SolarStratos
We are pioneers of solar investments with Active Solar and we are proud to support this solar adventure at the edge of Space.