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  • Vinci to acquire ACS’ energy business

    French infrastructure group Vinci has signed a binding sale and purchase agreement for a majority of the Spanish ACS Group's Industrial Division

  • AfDB and BOAD sign infra PPP MoU

    The AfDB and BOAD have signed a memorandum of understanding for a strategic partnership framework on infrastructure PPPs in West Africa

  • Macquarie slapped with penalties over historical breaches

    The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority has issued penalties to Macquarie in response to multiple material breaches of prudential and reporting standards at the bank

  • Aquila fund buys Portuguese solar farm

    Aquila European Renewables Income Fund has signed on a Sale and Purchase Agreement to acquire 50% of the equity in the unlevered 60MW Ourique solar farm in Portugal

  • Digital Edge acquires South Korean data centres

    Stonepeak-backed Digital Edge has agreed to acquire South Korea-based Sejong Telecom’s data centre assets

  • DIF Capital Partners sells renewables portfolio

    DIF Capital Partners has sold a 180MW portfolio of wind and solar power in France and Germany to Kallista Energy

  • Former PM Malcom Turnbull to chair NSW net zero commission

    New South Wales’ energy minister Matt Kean has this week announced the launch of a Net Zero Emissions and Clean Economy Board which will be chaired by former Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull

  • Greencoat acquires Glencarbry wind farm from John Laing for €31m

    Greencoat Renewables has acquired the 35.6MW Glencarbry wind farm in Ireland from John Laing

  • Insurer makes first infra catch with German network operator

    Insurance company Versicherungskammer Group has bought gas network operator Ferngas for €720 million ($846 million) – its first direct infrastructure investment

  • SGRE gets Sofia offshore wind order

    Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) is to supply the turbines for RWE's 1.4GW Sofia offshore wind farm on the Dogger Bank in UK waters

  • Details emerge on Jeddah solar debt signing

    Further debt details have emerged on the 300MW Jeddah solar IPP which is the third of REPDO2 Category B projects to reach a major milestone recently

  • AMP CEO steps down after tumultuous week

    The chief executive of AMP Capital – Francesco De Ferrari – has today stepped down from the role despite a spate of denials from the company in recent times that he would remain

  • Mercuria and Envysion cancel investment fund

    The mining and energy-focused fund to be set up by Swiss trading company Mercuria and Singaporean asset manager Envysion Wealth Management has fallen apart, as the 2 companies terminated the agreement.

  • Bid submitted for Italian motorway operator

    A consortium of CDP Equity, Blackstone Infrastructure Partners and MIRA have submitted a final offer for motorway operator Autostrade per l’Italia S.p.A. (ASPI) ahead of the deadline yesterday

  • 3i takes 60% in DNS:NET

    3i has emerged as the buyer of a 60% stake in German fibre business DNS:NET with an investment of €182 million

  • Details emerge for Indonesia ni-co smelter loan

    Details have emerged on the lenders who joined the $625 million debt package for the nickel-cobalt smelter in Obi Islands, North Maluku province, Indonesia

  • OPDEnergy snags PPA for West Virginia solar

    Spanish developer and independent power producer OPDEnergy has won a power purchase agreement from AEP Energy Partners for a solar project in West Virginia

  • Wisconsin utilities eye wind build-transfer

    A pair of regulated utilities are seeking regulatory approval to acquire a 92MW wind farm in Wisconsin as part of a proposed build-transfer deal

  • A&O adds 7th US partner from Akin Gump

    Jennifer Wnek has joined Allen & Overy’s projects, energy, natural resources and infrastructure practice as a partner in New York, joining 6 Akin Gump partners who officially made the move at the beginning of March