Latest Renewables News

  • FERC adviser returns to Bracewell

    Rachael Marsh has returned to Bracewell as a partner in its energy regulatory practice

  • Cubico VP heads to Pacolet Milliken

    Family-owned investment company Pacolet Milliken has hired a senior vice president from Cubico Sustainable Investments, who is also an alum of Goldman Sachs' power, utility and clean technology investment banking group

  • Summit Ridge buys Maine community solar assets

    Summit Ridge Energy has purchased 3 community solar projects in Maine, totaling 19.5MW

  • Hydrogen-offshore wind initiative launches in Ireland

    An industry/academia-led initiative to advance the production of green hydrogen from offshore wind farms has launched in Ireland

  • Capital Energy closes on €140m corporate loan

    Capital Energy has reached financial close on a €140 million ($166.2 million) corporate loan to develop its pipeline of renewable energy projects in Spain

  • RGreen plots new fund after latest closing

    RGreen's InfraGreen IV has reached a €670 million ($793m) final close, as the firm unveiled plans for a follow-on fund

  • AfDB grant for West African solar programme

    The AfDB has approved a $6 million grant for the initial phase of the Desert to Power West Africa Regional Energy Programme

  • BNP holds first close on second debt fund

    BNP Paribas Asset Management has held a first close on its European Infrastructure Debt Fund II at €300 million

  • Red Rock, Eni to bid in ScotWind

    Red Rock Power and Eni have signed on an agreement to bid for a concession in the upcoming ScotWind offshore leasing round in Scotland

  • EIB mulls €700m loan to Spanish utility

    Spanish utility Endesa is negotiating a €700 million loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to finance wind and solar projects in Spain

  • Oz renewables tech firm appoints CEO

    Australian renewable technology developer 1414 Degrees has today appointed former Beach Energy executive Matthew Squire as its new chief executive

  • Risen Oz adopts new solar strategy to avoid congestion issues

    Risen Energy Australia is embarking on a new strategy that will see the developer build a portfolio of small solar farms to avoid grid congestion issues often faced by large-scale renewable projects in the country

  • Speth joins BlackRock as APAC renewable MD

    Valerie Speth has joined BlackRock Real Assets as Asia Pacific renewable power team managing director

  • GRID raises £100m in placing

    Gresham House Energy Storage Fund has raised £100 million following a share placing launched this month

  • Brazil awards nearly 1GW of renewables PPAs

    Brazilian power regulator Aneel has awarded power purchase agreements to renewable energy projects totaling 984.71MW in two separate auctions held on 8 July

  • Solarpack secures approval for Chilean asset

    Spanish developer Solarpack has secured environmental approval for a 9MW solar project in the Chilean region of Antofagasta

  • Malaysia DFI issues first sustainable sukuk

    Malaysia's Small Medium Enterprise Development Bank has launched a $716 million sukuk wakalah to finance green and social projects under the Sustainable Development Goals

  • ADB shortlists Southeast Asia energy transition

    Asian Development Bank has shortlisted 7 high calibre teams to conduct feasibility studies on Energy Transition Mechanism – a funding vehicle to phase out coal-fired and scale up renewables in Southeast Asia

  • AIIB is GIF’s newest partner

    Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank is now a technical partner of the Global Infrastructure Facility, a G20 initiative