Latest Renewables News

  • QIC expands international team with New York hire

    Queensland Investment Corporation has hired Evan Nahnsen as head of private infrastructure debt in New York, as the Australian state-owned investment company expands its reach

  • AEMO aims for 100% renewables on Oz grid by 2025

    Australian Energy Market Operator's chief executive Daniel Westerman has said that the organisation will actively work to prepare the country's energy grid to accommodate 100% renewables by 2025

  • eThekwini invites interest in 400MW sustainable power

    The eThekwini Municipality has issued a request for information for 400MW of new IPP projects under the Municipal Independent Power Producer Programme

  • Canadian Solar, Centrica sign solar PPA

    Canadian Solar has signed a12MW private power purchase agreement with Centrica Energy in Italy

  • BP and EnBW name Irish Sea offshore wind sites

    BP and EnBW have named their latest offshore wind projects planned for the Irish Sea

  • CBRE-sponsored SPAC to invest in clean electrification

    CBRE Group is sponsoring a special-purpose acquisition company that involves clean electrification company Altus Power, with the latter to become a publicly-listed company on the NYSE

  • Apollo fund raises $1.3bn

    Apollo Infrastructure Opportunities Fund II has raised $1.3 billion since having been incorporated in 2019

  • Obton Italy refis solar portfolio

    Renewables investor Obton has reached financial close on its €185 million ($218.78 million) refinancing of a 52MW solar portfolio in Italy

  • Northland Power appoints head of legal for Spain

    Northland Power has appointed Rebeca Cisneros as head of legal for Spain, operating out of Madrid

  • Spark halts trading in light of possible takeover

    Australian investment fund Spark Infrastructure has today halted trading on the ASX after an unnamed investor made a takeover offer

  • Lithuanian wind farm refi closes

    E Energija and GE Energy Financial Services have reached financial close on the refinancing of the 68.9MW Telšiai onshore wind farm in Lithuania

  • Development consent for NSW solar/battery project

    New South Wales' government has approved renewables developer UPC/AC’s 400MW Stubbo solar farm and battery project

  • Enel picks up 3.2GW solar, storage pipeline

    Enel Green Power North America (EGPNA) has agreed to acquire a 3.2GW(DC) development pipeline of solar and solar-plus-storage assets spread across the US

  • Osaka Gas launches solar, storage JV

    Osaka Gas USA has formed a joint venture with NOVI Energy to develop over 1GW of utility-scale solar and energy storage projects in the US

  • Shearman promotes LatAm lawyer to counsel

    Shearman & Sterling has promoted a Latin America renewables-focused lawyer to counsel amid a wave of promotions within the firm

  • Laos wind signs cross-border PPA

    A $900 million to $1.3 billion wind power project in southern Laos will sell electricity to state-owned Vietnam Electricity

  • Engie, Qatar Petroleum sell out of Greek gas-fired plants

    Athens-listed GEK Terna has agreed to acquire minority shareholdings in a gas-fired power plant operator from Engie and Qatar Petroleum

  • Orion hires 3 to leadership team

    NY-based Orion Energy Partners has made 3 senior hires to its leadership team

  • Iberdrola and MAPFRE to add 1GW to JV fund

    Iberdrola and MAPFRE are consolidating their strategic alliance by adding 1,000MW of renewable energy in its co-investment vehicle