Fact sheet

Protection against wind resource volatility

Wind farm operators are at the mercy of fluctuating winds. To protect against loss of income, Swiss Re has developed index-triggered insurance for Wind Resource Volatility. The gathering pace of renewable energy generation is accompanied by the inherent unpredictability of this power source and the financial risk this poses. Moreover, this risk not only affects renewable energy producers but also an ever-growing number of stakeholders all along the Value chain.