Latest Renewables News

  • BNDES to finance Brazilian wind portfolio

    Brazil’s development bank BNDES has agreed to finance ten wind farms totaling 409.2MW in the states of Piaui and Pernambuco

  • SEEIT invests $31m in Indiana AD facility

    SDCL Energy Efficiency Income Trust is providing $31 million in debt financing to an operational anaerobic digestion facility in Reynolds, Indiana

  • Enery to acquire 71MW Czech solar portfolio

    Vienna-based Enery is acquiring the Energy 21 solar PV portfolio from CEE Equity Partners

  • Raízen plans $1.34bn IPO

    Brazilian biofuels producer Raízen, a joint venture between Cosan and Shell, is planning an IPO which could crack the top 10 public offerings in Brazilian history

  • ATI provides cover for Salima solar PV in Malawi

    The ATI has provided a $4.4 million revolving liquidity guarantee to protect the sponsors against payment delays by the offtaker on the $78 million 60MW Salima solar PV in Malawi

  • Shell, ScottishPower bid for floating wind in Scotland

    Shell and ScottishPower have submitted a bid to the ScotWind offshore leasing round, Scotland, for a concession to develop floating offshore wind farms

  • Fontavis signs Italian wind and solar co-investment partnership

    Fontavis has signed a partnership agreement with GR Value to co-invest in an operational solar portfolio and to develop 330MW of wind power in Italy

  • ADNOC joins international Hydrogen Council

    Abu Dhabi National Oil Company has joined the Hydrogen Council – a Brussels-headquartered international organisation with the aim of developing hydrogen production for future energy mixes.

  • Quercus issues tender for 800MW solar partner

    Quercus Real Assets has launched an international tender to select a strategic investor for the construction and operation of a 800MW solar portfolio in Spain

  • Taylor appoints former mining exec to ARENA board

    Federal energy minister Angus Taylor has this week appointed former Rio Tinto executive Stephen McIntosh to the board of the Australian Renewable Energy Agency

  • PTT ventures into India solar

    Thai independent power producer Global Power Synergy, a subsidiary of state-owned PTT, has acquired a 41.6% stake in India-based Avaada Energy for $452.69 million

  • EDF to build floating solar on Laos dam

    An Electricité De France-led consortium has signed an agreement to develop a 240MWp floating solar farm on the 1.07GW Nam Theun 2 hydropower plant in Laos

  • BlackRock gains exposure to Korean offshore wind

    BlackRock Real Assets acquired a 100% equity interest in Korea Renewable Energy Development & Operation Holdings

  • Asian lifer backs solar

    A subsidiary of Fubon Financial Holdings allocated $35 million to a BlackRock-owned investment manager

  • Sera Global hires 2

    Independent real assets adviser Sera Global has hired 2 managing partners – Maria Kang and Stephane Marguier – to its global Infrastructure Private Capital Advisory business

  • EQT to acquire waste-to-energy provider Covanta

    EQT Infrastructure has struck a deal to acquire waste-to-energy group Covanta following a competitive sale process

  • Vattenfall gears up to Dutch wind farm sale

    Vattenfall is preparing to launch the sale of a 301MW onshore wind farm in Europe

  • Gore Street becomes largest storage operator in Ireland

    London-listed Gore Street Energy Storage Fund has reported a NAV increase of 192% in its annual earnings report

  • PNE sells 3 wind projects in Romania

    PNE has sold the project rights of 3 greenfield onshore wind farms in Romania totaling 220.8MW