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  • MidAmerican prices latest green bond

    MidAmerican Energy issued a green bond on 9 January as part of the financing for the massive wind portfolio it is building in Iowa, something of an annual ritual

  • Cypress Creek hires adviser for review

    US solar developer Cypress Creek Renewables has retained an adviser to evaluate strategic alternatives, which could result in an asset sale

  • GIG sells 50% stake in Overturingen wind farm

    Macquarie’s Green Investment Group has sold a 50% shareholding in the 235MW Overturingen wind farm in Northern Sweden to two Korean investors managed by Nordic private asset specialist CapMan Infra

  • Brookfield, Macquarie eye IL&FS renewables assets

    The sale of Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services’ renewable assets has sparked a frenzy of interest from private equity funds and public sector entities eager to acquire the 1,000MW-plus portfolio

  • Sunseap takes minority stake in Todae Solar

    Singapore-based solar developer Sunseap has taken a minority stake in Australia-based EPC contractor Todae Solar

  • World Bank to provide guarantees for Argentine RE

    The World Bank will provide up to $250 million in guarantees to support projects from the Argentine renewable energy programme, the RenovAr round 2 tender.

  • Brazilian mining company acquires wind plants

    Brazilian antitrust regulator Cade has approved the acquisition of three wind farms by mining company Vale.

  • EXCLUSIVE Eosol negotiates financing of Mexican PV

    Spanish developer Eosol is finalizing the financing of a fully-merchant solar power plant in Mexico

  • Tri-State solar co-op sign 15-year PPA with juwi

    Colorado-based Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association has inked a 15-year power purchase agreement with juwi for the output of its 100MW Spanish Peaks solar project

  • Masdar to buy wind farm stakes from John Laing

    Abu Dhabi's Masdar has agreed to acquire John Laing Group's interest in two US wind farms

  • Eurus, Yard reach financial close on Windpark Deil

    Japanese renewables company Eurus Energy Group and Dutch wind developer Yard Energy have reached financial close on the 21MW Windpark Deil in the Netherlands

  • New Americas CEO for Natixis

    Natixis has announced a number of executive appointments in its Corporate & Investment Banking division, including naming Olivier Delay as chief executive of the Americas

  • AIIM fund invests in BBOXX businesses

    A fund managed by Africa Infrastructure Investment Managers has invested $31 million to acquire shareholdings in three of BBOXX’s African solar systems businesses

  • Taaleri and Masdar form renewables JV

    Finnish renewables developer Taaleri Energia and Abu Dhabi's Masdar have signed an agreement to establish a JV to develop renewable energy projects in Central and Eastern Europe

  • Octopus Investments closes first investment in Australia

    UK-based fund manager Octopus Investments and Australian developer Edify Energy have reached financial close on a $318 million financing for the Darlington Point Solar Farm in New South Wales, Australia