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  • EXCLUSIVE Beacon rail refi closes

    London-based rolling stock lessor Beacon Rail Leasing this afternoon reached financial close on the refinancing of over €1 billion in debt

  • EBRD confirms Kitka wind farm loan

    The EBRD has provided $20.4 million of senior long-term debt to the 32.1MW Kitka wind farm in eastern Kosovo

  • Gravis debt fund issues 60 million new shares

    Gravis Capital Partners’ asset-backed, LSE-listed debt strategy has issued 67 million new shares, raising proceeds of £63 million

  • Fortum weighs exit from district heating plants

    Finnish state-owned energy utility Fortum has decided to “assess strategic options including possible divestment” of its district heating and cooling businesses in Joensuu, Finland and Pärnu and Tartu, Estonia

  • Oriel offshore wind site surveys commence

    ESB and Parkwind – owners of the 330MW Oriel Offshore Wind Farm – have started investigative works on the project's future site in the Irish Sea off the coast of Dundalk, following the approval of its planning permission in late May

  • EBRD funds waste PPP in Turkey

    The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development has signed a loan for a waste management PPP in Turkey's Çanakkale province

  • Granit and Caverion win Austrian university PPP

    A consortium of Austrian construction company Granit and Finland's Caverion has signed a contract for a university campus PPP project in north east Austria

  • Spanish water company completes acquisitions

    Spanish water company Aqualia has completed the acquisition of two municipal water management companies in Spain, strengthening its presence in Andalusia and Extremadura

  • Georgia’s Gori wind farm to go private

    Natia Turnava, Georgia’s economy minister has announced it will privatise the Gori wind energy plant within the next 90 days

  • Sequoia reveals capital raise result

    Listed infra debt fund Sequoia has raised £216 million in a raise that was “significantly oversubscribed and investor demand for the issue significantly exceeded the maximum size”.

  • Crown Estate to reveal UK round 4 tender design next month

    The UK's Crown Estate is due to reveal on 18 July its finalised tender design for the fourth round of its offshore wind leasing programme

  • UPDATE: Castleton closes CCGT financing

    Castleton Commodities International has closed the €160 million, five-year financing for its Dutch power generational platform

  • Williams joins Bioenergy Infrastructure Group

    Ben Williams has joined Bioenergy Infrastructure Group as head of transactions

  • EXCLUSIVE More bidders and advisers rumoured for Arriva

    IJInvestor has learned of more rumoured bidders on a possible sale of DB Arriva by Deutsche Bahn (DB). Though DB is weighing the option of an IPO, an announcement on the next stage of the sale process is expected this week

  • F2i to expand Italian wind farm

    The owner of the 48MW Mazara del Valla onshore wind farm is to add an 18MW extension in Sicily, Italy