Portfolio Insights

Thematic Investment at Work

Investing within Energy & Environmental, Transport & Logistics, Digital and Social infrastructure themes

EQT invests in high-quality companies with significant and sustainable growth potential in attractive industries. We have a passion for future-proofing companies that provide essential products or services to society.

Learn more below about how EQT portfolio companies are driving change in their respective sectors.

Madison Energy Investments

MEI develops, owns, and operates distributed solar and energy storage projects for commercial, industrial and community-based customers in the United States.

See how EQT and MEI help even more businesses and communities shift to using renewable energy.


EdgeConneX is a global data center provider serving the fast-growing Hyperscale and Edge ecosystems. By building capacity in energy efficient data centers and focusing on sourcing electricity from renewable energy sources where possible, EdgeConneX is committed to growing more sustainably.

See how EQT supports EdgeConneX to develop critical infrastructure to support its customers’ needs.

SK Shieldus

SK Shieldus is an integrated security monitoring service provider, delivering comprehensive physical and cyber security solutions that focuses on central monitoring, dispatch, and response services for commercial customers across South Korea.

See how EQT supports SK Shieldus to deliver services to help build a safer society.

First Student

There’s nothing more local than a yellow school bus. EQT has partnered with First Student, the largest school bus operator in North America, to help decarbonize its fleet, converting traditional diesel school buses to electric for the benefit of our communities and the environment. EQT sees yellow, thinks green.

Learn more about EQT and First Student’s electrification ambitions.


EQT acquired Torghatten, Norway’s leading ferry company, to help decarbonize its fleet and reduce its fossil fuel dependence. EQT is proud to support the company's transition to renewable fuel sources, including the development of green hydrogen vessels and its operation of the world’s largest all-electric ferry on Norway’s busiest route.

Learn more about Torghatten’s all-electric ferries, they are clean and quiet, producing no exhaust — you will only hear the seagulls overhead.

Cypress Creek

Cypress Creek, EQT's first U.S. renewable energy platform, owns one of the largest operating solar portfolios in the U.S. The company’s solar plants provide clean energy to thousands of American homes and businesses.

Learn more about how EQT helps increase U.S. solar production.


EQT helps Solarpack accelerate the rollout of new photovoltaic power plants in sunny Spain and around the world, supporting the company’s mission to provide clean and affordable energy for all.

Learn more about EQT and Solarpack’s work to universalize access to solar energy.


Supported by EQT, InstaVolt, one of the U.K.’s leading rapid EV charging operators, plans to accelerate its rollout of charge points to a network of 10,000 rapid EV chargers by 2032.

Learn more about EQT and InstaVolt’s efforts to enable the U.K.’s journey to net zero through mass adoption of EVs.


EQT-backed Covanta turns your garbage into clean energy. Every year, Covanta keeps 21 million tons of waste out of landfills. That’s a six-lane traffic jam of garbage trucks backed up from NY to LA. This reduction in greenhouse gas emissions is the equivalent of removing 4 million cars from the road.

Learn more about how Covanta works towards a more sustainable tomorrow.