Latest Renewables News

  • BNDES to fund Casa dos Ventos wind complex

    Brazilian development bank BNDES has approved a loan to Casa dos Ventos’ wind farm, located in the state of Rio Grande do Norte

  • Vestas wins turbine order for Japanese onshore wind

    Two wind farms under development in high wind sites in Japan will use Vestas turbines

  • EXCLUSIVE Recurrent approaches FC on Maplewood

    Recurrent Energy has identified a buyer for its 250MW Maplewood solar project in Texas and is preparing to close construction financing

  • Japanese companies form renewables investment vehicle

    Four Japanese companies have agreed to invest ¥400 billion in expanding renewable power supply in Japan, having formed a new investment vehicle

  • Advisory RFPs out on Indonesia waste PPP

    Asian Development Bank this week issued a request for proposals to 4 advisory teams to assist on an estimated $120 million waste management plant in the westernmost province of Indonesia’s island of Java

  • TPG launches renewables company with 1GW acquisition

    Private equity firm TPG plans to use a 1GW solar portfolio it has acquired from Trina Solar as the foundation for a new renewables portfolio company called Matrix Renewables

  • B Grimm to power strategic airport expansion

    B Grimm Power has agreed with EECO and Royal Thai Navy to lease land for the development of a hybrid power plant at a strategic Thai brownfield airport project, following the airport expansion’s commercial close last month

  • Sun Life Financial completes InfraRed acquisition

    Canadian financial services provider and insurer Sun Life Financial has closed on the acquisition of an 80% shareholding in London-based asset manager InfraRed Capital Partners

  • RWE finalises E.ON deal

    RWE and E.ON have reached financial close on an asset swap deal

  • Orrick hires energy partner

    Law firm Orrick has hired London-based Adam Smith in its energy and infrastructure practice

  • Gresham House BSIF strategy raises £300m

    Gresham House has secured total commitments of £300 million for its British Strategic Investment Fund, reaching the upper limit of its final fundraising target

  • Queensland EfW wins coordinated project status

    Queensland's independent coordinator general has declared a proposed large-scale energy from waste development a "coordinated project" (29 June)

  • Mosaic closes oversubscribed solar ABS deal

    Residential solar finance company Mosaic’s foray into the recently reopened asset-backed securitization market was well received by investors, reaping a multiple-times oversubscribed order book

  • Atlas and Dow sign PPA in Brazil

    Atlas Renewable Energy has signed a long-term power purchase agreement to supply electricity to US-based material science multinational Dow’s plant in Brazil.

  • Sale process launched for C&I solar platform

    A subsidiary of a Fortune 100 energy company recently launched a sale process for a commercial and industrial solar development platform, including its 365MW portfolio of operational and under-construction assets

  • Mexican renewables win reprieve in latest court ruling

    Mexico's Supreme Court has granted a temporary suspension of a restrictive government policy on renewable energy development in a case brought by the competition authority Cofece

  • Iberdrola lifts Infigen bid conditions, wins backing

    Infigen backed Iberdrola's A$856 million offer after the Spanish bidder waived most of the conditions to its offer

  • UPDATE: RFQs sent out in Uzbek solar tender

    The Government of Uzbekistan, with the Asian Development Bank as transaction adviser, has issued a request for qualifications to pre-qualified bidders for a solar project

  • EXCLUSIVE Developer hawks 13-project solar portfolio in NY

    A developer has launched the sale of 13 contracted solar projects totaling 275MW in New York state under the codename "Project Sabre" (June 2020)