Latest Renewables News

  • ArcelorMittal signs PPA in Belgium

    Belgian renewables developer Storm has signed a 20-year PPA with steel manufacturer ArcelorMittal

  • Poland awards sixth offshore subsidy

    Poland's Energy Regulatory Office has awarded a subsidy to PKN Orlen and Northland Power's 1,197MW Baltic Power offshore wind project

  • Planning under way for Victoria solar-battery project

    The developers of the Fulham solar-battery project in Gippsland, Victoria, have started the planning process for the A$120 million development

  • Acciona in talks with Nordex over 1GW Queensland wind contract

    Spanish contractor Acciona is in advanced negotiations with German turbine manufacturer Nordex for a supply contract for 2 of its wind farms in Queensland

  • ACWA Power’s maiden sukuk oversubscribed 1.8x

    Saudi power and water developer ACWA Power has raised SR2.8 billion ($746m) through a senior, unsecured floating sukuk rate issuance

  • Colombia launches third renewables auction

    Colombia has launched the country’s third renewables auction, slated to take place before 31 October

  • Step forward for Strathy South wind

    SSE Renewables has received no objections from the Highland Council’s North Planning Applications Committee to proposed changes to its Strathy South Wind Farm in Scotland

  • EXCLUSIVE ACME Group starts debt raise for Omani hydrogen and ammonia facility

    Indian solar developer ACME Group has started the $400 million debt raising process for the development of a green hydrogen and green ammonia production facility at Duqm, Oman

  • ARENA launches emissions reduction programme

    The Australian Renewable Energy Agency has launched its Industrial Energy Transformation Studies Program, which will see funding allocated to encourage emissions reductions

  • GIG acquires battery portfolio

    Macquarie’s Green Investment Group has acquired a 187MWh portfolio of utility-scale battery storage projects from Capbal in the UK

  • Japan chooses offshore wind consortium

    Japanese ministries have selected a 6-member consortium to develop an offshore wind farm in southern Japan, the first auction under its offshore wind promotion scheme

  • Maldives invites BESS prequals

    The government of Maldives has invited pre-qualifications from bidders to deploy battery energy storage systems (BESS) with a combined 40MW / 40MWh capacity as part of a nearly $110 million renewable energy project in the archipelago

  • Goldman VPs head to MS-backed impact investment platform

    Two vice presidents in Goldman Sachs' renewable power group have headed to a Morgan Stanley-backed impact investment platform, where they will lead a new renewables investment division

  • Dominican Republic's largest solar project comes online

    Dominican utility company Empresa Generadora de Electricidad Haina has brought online a 120MW solar park in the Dominican Republic

  • Neoenergia inks green hydrogen MoU

    Iberdrola’s Brazilian subsidiary, Neoenergia, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Brazil’s Pernambuco state government to develop a green hydrogen pilot project