Latest Renewables News

  • CIM Group inks California PPA

    Los Angeles-based private equity fund manager CIM Group has inked a power purchase agreement for a share of its 250MW Aquamarine solar project in Kings County, California

  • Wheelabrator scraps Harewood waste-to-energy project

    US waste-to-energy company Wheelabrator has scrapped plans for a new project in the UK, as owner Macquarie undertakes a divestment plan of all of the business’ UK assets

  • Pal 4 Énergie Solaire to develop solar and thermal in Mali

    Mali’s Ministry of Energy has signed with Emirati renewables developer Pal 4 Énergie Solaire a 25-year concession contract for two 100MW projects – one solar PV and one oil-fired in Diéma – located in the Kayes Region, Mali

  • Q-Energy refis 23 solar assets

    Qualitas Equity, through its renewables fund Q-Energy has refinanced 23 photovoltaic solar plants in Spain

  • India plans two 25GW mega renewables parks

    The Indian Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has clearances from other parts of government for two so-called "Ultra Mega Renewable Energy Parks" with 25GW of generation capacity each

  • Beijing Energy closes strategic investment

    State-owned Beijing Energy has closed this week a nearly HK$1.8 billion investment in Hong Kong-listed Panda Green Energy

  • Greencoat acquires Slieve Dievna II wind farm

    London-listed Greencoat UK Wind has acquired the Northern Irish Slieve Dievna II onshore wind farm from SSE Renewables for a consideration of £51 million

  • NextEra and Dominion last bidders on Santee Cooper

    After months of negotiations, NextEra Energy and Dominion Energy have emerged as the two remaining bidders in the privatization of South Carolina's largest electric utility, Santee Cooper

  • Panama's short-term auction progresses

    Developers have presented bids for a public auction run by Panama's state-owned transmission company Etesa, which will award the winners short-term power purchase agreements with distribution companies

  • AES issues bond for Argentine wind

    AES Argentina Generación, AES Corp's local subsidiary, has issued a $48.4 million, short-term corporate bond to finance a wind project in the country, amid a standstill in commercial bank lending

  • Details emerge on Clearway repower

    Clearway Energy closed the tax equity financing for its 161MW Wildorado wind repowering project in Texas and brought the facility back online this month, completing a tax equity partnership it signed last summer

  • Geronimo inks PPA with South Dakota utility

    Geronimo Energy has inked a power purchase agreement with Bismarck, South Dakota-based Basin Electric Power Cooperative for the output of its 128MW Wild Springs Solar Project

  • Brazil adds infra and energy projects to PPP pipeline

    Brazil has approved the inclusion of 22 projects to its portfolio of concessions to be awarded to the private sector under procurement processes.

  • Close nears for largest privatisation of an HK-listed energy co

    China Huaneng expects to close next month the privatisation of Huaneng Renewables, following its announcement of a voluntary unconditional offer to acquire all of the company’s H shares on the Hong Kong stock exchange

  • Engie building two solar project in Tlaxcala, Mexico

    Engie Group is developing a pair of solar projects totaling 553MW in the Mexican state of Tlaxcala