Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corp. (TYG) Achieves Target Positioning for the Future of Energy

OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--()--Tortoise’s closed-end fund, Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corp. (TYG), has transitioned its portfolio, positioning for the future of energy growth with a current portfolio allocation of 45% renewables and power infrastructure as of November 30, 2021. This allocation expansion, up from approximately 15% upon announcement, adds diversification and expected lower volatility through low correlation across investments and adds visibility into long-term growth opportunities.

Positioned for the Future of Energy

“We are excited to have reached our target portfolio as laid out in November 2020. We believe the portfolio is well positioned to generate positive risk-adjusted returns for its shareholders by investing in a broader universe of companies that facilitate energy consumption in ways that ultimately reduce emissions”, said Matt Sallee, President – Tortoise. “Further, we see energy infrastructure playing a tremendous role in decarbonizing the energy necessary for the economy to function and maintain our standard of living.”

Below depicts the shift in TYG’s decarbonization infrastructure portfolio allocation.



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Natural Gas Infrastructure






Liquids Infrastructure






Renewables and Power Infrastructure






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In line with the “Essential Playbook for Midstream Management”, first published in 2020, midstream holdings for both TYG and Tortoise Midstream Energy Fund, Inc. (NTG) have been repositioned to focus on proper governance structures and forward-thinking environmental policies. Consequently, the portfolios have increased allocations to c-corporations and has resulted in TYG and NTG owning 22.4% and 21.6% MLPs, respectively, as of November 30, 2021.

Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C. is the adviser to Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corp. and Tortoise Midstream Energy Fund, Inc.

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About Tortoise

Tortoise focuses on energy and power infrastructure and the transition to cleaner energy. Tortoise’s solid track record of energy value chain investment experience and research dates back more than 20 years. As one of the earliest investors in midstream energy, Tortoise believes it is well-positioned to be at the forefront of the global energy evolution that is underway. With a steady wins approach and a long-term perspective, Tortoise strives to make a positive impact on clients and communities. To learn more, visit

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Maggie Zastrow, (913) 981-1020


Maggie Zastrow, (913) 981-1020