Latest Renewables News

  • AltaGas sells California battery storage asset

    AltaGas’ divestiture of its non-core assets took another step forward recently when the Calgary-based company found a buyer for a battery storage plant in California

  • EXCLUSIVE Syndication nears for wpd wind debt in Chile

    Two banks are nearing close on the syndication of a long-term project finance loan for a wpd wind project portfolio in Chile

  • TVA issues renewables RFP

    The Tennessee Valley Authority has issued a request for proposals for up to 200MW of renewable energy or renewables-plus-battery storage projects

  • Seventh delay to Uruguay solar tender

    The tender for a 65MW solar project in Uruguay has been postponed for the seventh time in six months

  • SECI tenders 5GW of renewables paired with thermal

    Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a tender for 5GW of round-the-clock (RTC) power from grid-connected renewable energy, complemented with coal-fired thermal power

  • EXCLUSIVE Details on Atlas and Anglo American PPA emerge

    Atlas Renewable Energy and Anglo American have announced a long-term PPA. IJGlobal can reveal many details about the 330MW Atlas Casablanca solar PV project that will supply power to the British mining company’s operations in Brazil.

  • Castlelake makes offer for Brazilian wind

    Brazil’s Renova Energia has announced that funds manager Castlelake in partnership with Vientos Agricolas have made a binding offer to acquire Phase A of Alto Sertão III wind complex.

  • FRV buys Sebastopol Solar in New South Wales

    German developer and contractor ib vogt has sold the in development, 90MWac Sebastopol Solar Farm in Australia to Fotowatio Renewable Ventures

  • US Solar Fund closes fourth acquisition

    US Solar Fund has closed the acquisition of 100% of the cash equity interests in a portfolio of 22 operating utility-scale solar power projects

  • Africa energy inclusion fund reaches first close

    The African Development Bank, the European Commission, KfW, the Clean Technology Fund, Norfund, and other investors have committed nearly $160 million to the first close of the Facility for Energy Inclusion

  • LP emerges for EDIF III

    Australian superannuation fund Christian Super has signed off a €15 million commitment into First State Investments' European Diversified Infrastructure Fund III

  • Greenbacker buys Maine wind farm

    Greenbacker Renewable Energy has bought a pre-construction wind project in Roxbury, Maine

  • Nyserda dishes out solar and wind contracts

    The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority has announced contracts with 21 solar and wind projects in the state totaling 1,278MW

  • Lacuna closes $50 million fund

    San Francisco-based Lacuna Sustainable Investments has closed its first fund, raising $50 million for investments in early-stage solar and storage development projects

  • Laing offloads Texas wind asset

    British infrastructure investor John Laing has signed a deal to sell a wind project in Texas as it sets about divesting its entire US wind and solar portfolio

  • Petrobras and Wobben to sell wind assets in Brazil

    Petrobras and Wobben Windpower have started the sale process of two jointly-owned wind assets located in Brazil.

  • KfW sets GET FiT schedule for Mozambique

    KfW is preparing to launch its GET FiT renewable energy programme in Mozambique – consisting of solar PV and battery storage hybrid projects each with installed power capacities of 32MW supported by top up payments from the German DFI

  • EBCO's subsidiary plots Chilean wind project

    Chilean developer Invener, owned by the real estate and construction group EBCO, is plotting the development of a 258MW wind project in Chile

  • EXCLUSIVE Airport solar project draws on tax equity

    Origis Energy USA sealed financing for a solar farm at Tallahassee International Airport in Florida earlier this year