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  • Details emerge on Spark’s NSW renewables hub

    Spark Infrastructure’s recently announced 2.5GW renewables hub in New South Wales is estimated to cost over A$3 billion and will be delivered in 2 stages

  • Ocean Winds and DISA team up for offshore wind

    Ocean Winds has teamed up with local renewables developer DISA to develop offshore wind farms in the Canary Islands

  • Odinsa to refi Conexión Pacífico 2

    Odinsa has agreed a $260 million refinancing for the La Pintada highway concession, part of Colombia’s fourth generation of infrastructure partnerships

  • 39 EoIs in for Rabigh-4 IWP

    SWPC has received 39 EoIs for the 600,000 cubic metres per day Rabigh 4 IWP – for which the RFQ has already been issued

  • NSW sets up new body to oversee energy infra investment

    The state government of New South Wales has today entrusted a subsidiary of federal energy watchdog the Australian Energy Market Operator to help deliver the states A$32 billion electricity infrastructure roadmap

  • EXCLUSIVE UK manager gets €200m for Europe social infra fund

    A UK-based asset manager has secured a €200 million equity commitment from a global institutional investor for its Europe-focused social infra vehicle

  • PCRE buys majority stake in Irish solar portfolio

    Irish renewables developer Power Capital Renewable Energy has acquired a majority interest in a 400MW portfolio of solar assets from Terra Solar

  • New Zealand to develop large-scale hydrogen plant

    New Zealand’s Contact Energy and Meridian Energy have this week launched a registration of interest process to find a developer for what will reportedly be the world’s largest green hydrogen plant

  • Ecuador plans renewables auction

    Ecuador's Ministry of Energy and Non-Renewable Natural Resources is preparing to procure 500MW of renewable generation in the country, up from its previously announced target of 200MW

  • StepStone and Kinetic partner on PBSA loans

    StepStone Real Estate has provided £200 million backing to Kinetic Capital, a specialist in student accommodation lending

  • ISA plots Colombian transmission project

    Colombia’s Interconexión Eléctrica (ISA) has begun the permitting process for a transmission project in the La Guajira, Magdalena and Cesar departments

  • Acciona brings Chilean solar complex online

    Spanish developer Acciona Energia has started commercial operations on a 238MW (DC) solar complex, bringing its total capacity in the country up to 922MW

  • Iberdrola enters Vietnam renewables

    Spanish electric utility Iberdrola has entered Vietnam through its acquisition of Sowitec Vietnam

  • Philippines plans off-grid interconnection

    National Grid Corporation of the Philippines has sought approval to develop 2 interconnection projects for $427 million

  • Gaw Capital to gain exposure to ex-China data centres

    Gaw Capital Partners has formed a joint venture with an industry veteran in data centres to explore opportunities in Asia, starting with Indonesia

  • First India utility SLB settles

    Adani Transmission's distribution unit has settled the first sustainability-linked bond issuance by an Indian utility

  • India to procure energy storage

    The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy signalled its intention to procure 2 GWh of energy storage

  • Centrica to ‘simplify’ Spirit Energy JV sale

    London-listed Centrica has said it is looking to ‘simplify’ its 69% shareholding in its Spirit Energy JV with German infrastructure firm Stadtwerke München

  • AceOn receives grant for Africa-focused solar and storage tech

    The UK government’s Innovate UK agency has awarded a £1 million grant to British energy storage developer AceOn to develop a mobile solar energy storage unit intended for commercial use in Sub-Saharan Africa