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  • Intersect embarks on hiring spree

    Intersect Power has made a raft of new hires to help build out its next 2.4GW portfolio by 2023

  • Second time lucky for NY cogen sale

    Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners has found a buyer for its RED-Rochester district energy system in New York state after shelving an earlier sale process for the asset last year

  • Changes at the top of Voltalia Brazil

    Voltalia Brazil has appointed a new CFO as the incumbent departs to spearhead the growth of its distributed generation subsidiary Helexia as its local CEO

  • Colombia's Isagén snaps up solar project

    Colombian power producer Isagén has struck a deal to buy a 100MW solar park in the country's Atlantico department

  • Acciona to supply cell phone operator Movistar in Chile

    Spanish renewable energy developer Acciona has signed a long-term supply agreement to power telecommunication company Movistar’s operations in Chile

  • Uzbekistan’s first utility-scale wind farm possibly to triple

    Masdar announced this month that it had signed an agreement with the Uzbek government to triple the capacity of a renewable energy project – Uzbekistan's first utility-scale wind farm

  • Emirati developer signs Uzbek solar agreements

    Dubai-based IPP Phanes Group this month signed 2 agreements to develop a solar power plant in Navoi, Uzbekistan

  • Saudi developer FCs on Uzbek CCGT

    Saudi developer ACWA Power announced this month the financial closure to develop, construct and operate a more than $1 billion power plant in central Uzbekistan

  • Eight Advisory launches Hamburg infrastructure practice

    Consulting firm Eight Advisory has hired infrastructure specialist Thomas Gummert to run a new office in Hamburg

  • DATA4 secures €620m to accelerate plans

    French data centre operator DATA4 has secured €620 million in financing from 3 banks to accelerate its expansion across Europe as it experiences double-digit growth despite the Covid-19 pandemic

  • Novo Holdings, Sampension and European Energy form renewables fund

    Novo Holdings, Sampension and European Energy have launched a DKK650 million fund to invest in land for renewables projects in Sweden and Denmark

  • Zenobe Energy to build 100MW battery

    Zenobe Energy is to develop a 100MW battery project that will absorb reactive power directly from a transmission network in Capenhurst, UK

  • Hydrogen heavyweights back $1bn infrastructure fund

    A veteran of the hydrogen industry has launched a $1 billion infrastructure fund dedicated to clean hydrogen, bringing in cornerstone investments from Plug Power, Chart Industries and Baker Hughes

  • Statkraft signs supply deal with EirGrid

    Norwegian utility Statkraft has signed a contract with EirGrid to provide reserve energy to the Irish national grid via the 26MW Kelwin-2 battery project located in Tarbert in Co Kerry

  • NSW to fast-track data centres

    The state government of New South Wales has unveiled plans to streamline the planning approval process for new data centres in a further boost for the local economy

  • Infra Impact makes first close on infra fund

    Cape Town-based investment firm Infra Impact Investment Managers has reached the $17.2 million first close of its maiden institutional fund – the Infra Impact Mid-Market Infrastructure Fund

  • Asper makes first hire in the Netherlands

    Asper has appointed Dirk Hovers as a director – the London-based firm’s first hire in the Netherlands

  • HRADF tenders Heraklion Port Authority interest

    The Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund is launching an international public tender for the development of the port of Heraklion in Crete

  • Suez agrees to sell Oz business amid Veolia takeover threat

    French waste management giant Suez has agreed to sell its Australian recycling business to Melbourne-based Cleanaway for A$2.52 billion while it tries to dodge takeover by industry rival Veolia