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  • Fund vehicle targets underperforming Italian solar plants

    Bluefield Partners and Arcano Capital have launched a co-investment vehicle focused on operational solar assets in Italy

  • FC for Ireland's Oweninny Wind Farm

    Bord na Móna and ESB have reached financial close on the €150m Oweninny Wind Farm in North County Mayo on the west coast of Ireland

  • HRADF pre-qualifies 6 for Kalamaria marina tender

    The board of the Republic Asset Development Fund convened yesterday and pre-qualified 6 interested parties to participate in the binding offers phase for the concession of the marina of Kalamaria

  • New Greek JV to develop EfW

    Gasification technology company EQTEC has today announced the formation of a new JV – EQTEC Synergy Projects Limited – to acquire and develop EfW projects in the country

  • abrdn appoints head of ESG

    abrdn has appointed Marianne Zangerl as head of ESG for fixed income

  • FID for €85m Lithuanian wind farm

    A final investment decision has been made for the construction of the planned 75MW Akmene wind park in Lithuania

  • Smith takes on UKIB role

    ING banking veteran Geoffrey Smith is joining the UK Infrastructure Bank as a senior banking adviser, based out of London

  • Macquarie seals €43m debt for Spanish CSP

    Macquarie Asset Management has closed a €43 million debt investment for a 50MW concentrated solar power plant in Spain owned by Q-Energy

  • German motorway PPP reaches FC

    The B247 motorway PPP in Germany has today reached financial close, just 2 months after the project was awarded

  • Antin IPO values company at €4.1bn

    Antin Infrastructure Partners has completed its IPO, resulting in an initial 13.2% free float and valuing the company at €4.1 billion

  • CDC and Tikehau agree Egis sell down

    Caisse des Dépôts has received a binding offer from asset manager Tikehau Capital to acquire a 42% stake in its subsidiary Egis

  • InfraVia pushes into German fibre market

    InfraVia Capital Partners and Liberty Global have set up a joint venture to develop fibre-to-the-home networks in Germany

  • Sponsors retain debt advisers for 1.2GW Polish wind

    PKN Orlen and Northland Power have today retained Green Giraffe and Bank Polska Kasa Opieki Spółka Akcyjna to arrange non-recourse financing for the 1.2 GW Baltic Power offshore wind project in Poland

  • HSBC signs PPA with Scottish wind project

    HSBC has today signed a 15-year power purchase agreement with the 13MW Sorbie Wind Farm in Scotland, as a part of its strategy to decarbonise its energy use by 2030

  • Civitas rejects short seller’s claims

    Social infrastructure investor Civitas has rejected an open letter from short seller ShadowFall, which has accused the company of disadvantaging investors