Latest Renewables News

  • Northland adds lawyer in Mexico

    A former partner at a Mexican law firm has gone in-house as legal and regulatory compliance counsel at Northland Power in Mexico City

  • Franks departs CPPIB for Northland

    Wendy Franks has left the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) to join Northland Power as executive vice president in strategy and investment management in Toronto

  • TRS invests in two infra funds

    Teachers Retirement System of the State of Illinois has committed $250 million to a Brookfield Asset Management fund

  • EXCLUSIVE Sponsor delays Taiwan offshore closing

    A timeline has emerged on when Ørsted anticipates reaching financial close on one of its offshore wind projects in the Taiwan Strait, following a financial investor earning preferred-bidder status in the equity auction

  • German tender sees lacklustre wind interest

    Germany’s federal network agency Bundesnetzagentur once again saw its solar tender oversubscribed and its onshore wind tender undersubscribed in its latest round

  • LatAm renewables webinar – later today

    IJGlobal is today hosting the latest in its series of webinars, this one entitled REFF LATAM: Renewable Energy Financing in Middle Americas

  • EnBW issues bond to refi Valeco

    German utility EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg has issued a €500 million green corporate bond to refinance its recently-acquired French renewables developer Valeco

  • ACS reaches FC on floating offshore

    ACS Cobra Instalaciones y Servicios has reached financial close on the 50MW floating offshore wind farm at Kincardine, located south east of Aberdeen, Scotland

  • Benyounes moves to Standard Chartered

    Samir Benyounes, renewables and infrastructure veteran, has left RBC to be a director at Standard Chartered Bank, effective this month

  • Macquarie debt strategy raises £2.7 billion

    Macquarie Infrastructure Debt Investment Solutions has raised £2.7 billion in commitments from UK corporate pensions schemes, local authority pension schemes, and insurance companies

  • Canadian Solar signs first bilateral PPAs in Brazil

    Canadian Solar has signed a long-term power purchase agreement with two companies in Brazil, Braskem and Copel Energia, which together will buy 274MWp in solar power capacity in the country

  • EXCLUSIVE Bangladesh solar IPP proceeds

    The anticipated timeline to the next milestone has emerged on a PV solar IPP project in western Bangladesh

  • Enel plans Chile's first hybrid asset

    Enel Green Power's Chilean subsidiary is moving forward with the development of the country's first hybrid wind and solar project

  • Competition authority takes Mexico renewables dispute to Supreme Court

    After denouncing Mexico's policy on permits for renewable energy projects in May, Mexico's competition authority, Cofece, has argued that it is unconstitutional in a lawsuit filed before the Supreme Court

  • Northbrook snaps up hydro project

    Independent power producer Northbrook Energy has agreed to buy a 10MW hydro project in Virginia

  • Glennmont and PGGM team up for Italian renewables

    Glennmont Partners and PGGM Infrastructure fund have established a new renewable energy developer to manage their portfolio of Italian renewable energy assets

  • Partha Vasudev joins Octopus Investments

    Renewable energy investment expert Partha Vasudev has joined Octopus Energy as investment director in the firm's London office

  • Tidal Lagoon project makes plea to UK government

    Sponsors on the 320MW Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon project have asked UK prime minster Boris Johnson to approve the project to begin construction – a project he backed when running for Tory leadership

  • Bluefield proposes mandate amendment

    London Stock Exchange-listed Bluefield Solar Income Fund to diversify away from its exclusively solar strategy