Latest Renewables News

  • Sonnedix buys Spanish solar portfolio

    Solar independent power producer (IPP) Sonnedix has acquired Eliantus – a 74.7MW solar portfolio in Spain – from JZ International and Elliott

  • Axpo issues green bond

    Swiss utility Axpo has placed a Z133 million bond on the Swiss capital markets to fund projects in the solar PV and wind energy sectors

  • Alaoui joins IFC

    Mehdi El Alaoui has left his long-term position at Credit Agricole to join the IFC as investment officer

  • UK government mulling Green Investment Bank 2.0

    The UK government is planning to recreate the Green Investment Bank to help fund technologies and infrastructure for the advancement of the 2050 net zero emissions target

  • Colín becomes ambassador for ImPPPact

    PPP and project finance specialist, Fernando Cabero Colín, has joined sustainable development company ImPPPact as a PPP ambassador this month

  • Dempsey joins Burns & McDonnell

    Sales and marketing veteran, Zoe Dempsey, has joined Burns & McDonnell as the UK business development director, effective this month

  • Siemens Gamesa wins Vietnam wind orders

    Spain-based Siemens Gamesa has won 2 wind farm orders, with a total of 165MW capacity in Vietnam on 16 July

  • Castlelake's subsidiary to invest in Brazilian renewables

    Brazilian newly founded Ibitu Energia – which is owned by US-based asset management firm Castlelake – plans to invest up to R5 billion ($926.8 million) in renewables in Brazil within the next 5 years

  • Iberdrola removes conditions on Infigen Energy offer

    Spanish energy company Iberdrola has declared its offer for Australian renewable energy developer Infigen Energy to be unconditional

  • Yieldco structures tax equity buy-back

    Algonquin Power and Utilities' yield company Atlantica Yield is raising debt to finance the repurchase of a tax equity stake in its 280MW Solana concentrated solar plant in Gila Bend, Arizona

  • C2 closes C&I solar deal

    Commercial and industrial-scale solar developer C2 Energy Capital has closed debt and tax equity financing for a distributed solar portfolio spanning 4 US states

  • Delay for Kepco, Sprott’s Mexican solar duo

    Korea Electric Power Co and fund manager Sprott Korea are working toward financial close on a pair of solar projects in Mexico – a deal that was supposed to close in April

  • Innergex buys Idaho wind assets

    Athens Stock Exchange-listed Terna Energy has sold a 6-wind project fleet in Idaho to Innergex Renewable Energy

  • CPPIB principal joins Brookfield

    A senior principal in CPP Investment Board's global infrastructure group has joined Brookfield Asset Management in Toronto

  • DFI-backed financing emerges on China solar

    A development finance institution has disclosed its participation in arranging debt and syndication for a private sector company to develop its first grid parity projects in China

  • APAC organisations collaborate to streamline project finance

    An infrastructure platform backed by Enterprise Singapore and Monetary Authority of Singapore and an Asia Pacific-focused trade association are partnering on a consultation to benefit the project finance market

  • EDP and Macquarie to share Viesgo

    Portuguese utility EDP has taken a 75.1% stake in Viesgo – which was previously wholly owned by Macquarie's European Infrastructure Fund 4 – in a bilateral asset trade deal

  • KPMG promotes Connolly

    Michele Connolly, a corporate finance veteran, has been made the new EMEA head for KPMG global infrastructure effective this month

  • Kuwait's Al-Dibdibah project cancelled

    The Kuwait cabinet has cancelled plans to build the Al-Dibdibah solar PV project within the Al-Shagaya Renewable Energy Park due to the coronavirus pandemic