Latest Renewables News

  • Enlight finances Swedish wind farm

    Enlight Renewable Energy has sourced the debt to finance construction on Swedish onshore wind farm Målarberget

  • EXCLUSIVE Bankers predict defections from Huemul deal

    Project finance bankers say volatile market conditions and a cumbersome bank group could lead some institutions to drop out of the financing of Mainstream Renewable Power’s 730MW Huemul and Copihue portfolio in Chile

  • Total buys into floating offshore wind

    Oil major Total has acquired an 80% stake in the 96MW floating offshore wind project named Erebus from Simply Blue Energy

  • Guinea-Bissau awards utility-scale solar project to Sinohydro

    SABER-ABREC – on behalf of the government of Guinea-Bissau – has awarded the 20MW Gardete solar project to Chinese builders Sinohydro

  • KKR wins Viridor

    Pennon Group has chosen KKR to take Viridor in an unprecedented move after first-round bid submissions were only due last week

  • First close for DIF VI

    DIF Capital Partners on 17 March reached a €1.4 billion first close on DIF Infrastructure VI

  • GES expands Dominican Republic solar park

    Taiwan's General Energy Solutions, through its local subsidiary Electronic JRC, obtained permission to increase the capacity of its solar park in the Dominican Republic

  • Invenergy's Oklahoma wind complex edges forward

    Invenergy’s 1,485MW North Central Energy Facilities wind complex in Oklahoma is heading toward another key approval following a settlement between Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO), the staff of the Louisiana Public Service Commission (LPSC), the Alliance for Affordable Energy and Walmart

  • MIDIS closes global debt fund

    Macquarie Infrastructure Debt Investment Solutions has reached final close on its Macquarie Global Infrastructure Debt Fund at $645 million

  • EXCLUSIVE Bidders prequalified for REPDO round three

    The list of prequalified developers on Saudi Arabia’s Renewable Energy Project Development Office’s (REPDO) third round of its National Renewable Energy Programme is emerging

  • EXCLUSIVE GSAM snaps up C&I solar portfolio

    Goldman Sachs Renewable Power has purchased a large US operating commercial and industrial-scale solar portfolio

  • ARENA funds innovative thermal solar plus hydro pilot

    The Federal Government's Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has awarded a A$3 million grant to RayGen Resources for studies on a "world-first" thermal solar-hydro pilot in the state of Victoria

  • REPDO prequalifies firms for renewables round three

    Saudi Arabia’s Renewable Energy Project Development Office has prequalified developers for the third round of its National Renewable Energy Programme – comprising 1.2GW of installed power capacity

  • Canadian Solar secures Italian financing

    Canadian Solar Inc has secured financing to build 12 solar farms in Italy – across municipalities in Sicily, Apulia and Lazio

  • Stonepeak to establish Europe presence

    US manager Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners has hired Daniel Zinic as MD client relations in London

  • Ørsted and TEPCO set up JV for Choshi offshore wind

    Tokyo Electric Power Company and Ørsted have established a joint venture to bid in Japan’s first round auction for offshore wind

  • Details emerge on iCON fund V

    As iCON Infrastructure approaches final close on its latest vintage, details emerge on the fund's adviser and launch timeline

  • EWEC cancels Al Dhafra IPP public bid readout

    Emirates Water and Electricity Company has informed bidders it has cancelled its revised bids public readout for the 2GW Al Dhafra solar IPP, citing government restrictions on public gatherings due to the novel coronavirus

  • Tyr takes tax equity ticket

    Tyr Energy – a subsidiary of Japan’s ITOCHU Corp – has invested tax equity in two operational wind farms in Nebraska and Minnesota