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  • MIRA to buy Wren House out of Viesgo

    Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets is said to have reached an agreement with Wren House Infrastructure Management to buy a 40% stake in Spanish gas and electricity network company Viesgo

  • UPDATE: RoundShield closes on asset-backed fund

    RoundShield Partners has concluded fundraising for its fourth European Special Opportunities Fund

  • PGGM chief investment manager to resign

    Eloy Lindeijer is leaving Dutch pension fund service provider PGGM after nine years as chief investment management officer

  • Sonnedix acquires Italian solar

    Sonnedix has acquired five operating solar plants in Sicily from their developer, a joint venture between Canadian Solar and Manni Energy

  • Foresight and Belltown form onshore wind JV

    Infrastructure investor Foresight Group and renewables developer Belltown Power have formed a JV to develop greenfield onshore wind energy projects in the UK

  • Iberdrola seeks investor for Baltic wind farm

    Iberdrola SA is seeking an infrastructure investor ready to put up at least €1.0 billion ($1.08 billion) for a minority stake in its Wikinger offshore wind park as it looks to invest the proceeds in earlier stage projects elsewhere

  • Phoenix Tower and Bouygues strike tower deal

    Blackstone-backed Phoenix Tower International and Bouygues Telecom have reached an agreement to develop 4,000 tower sites in France

  • Nine submit EOIs for DEPA Commercial

    Nine parties have submitted expressions of interest in the acquisition of DEPA Commercial, the Greek wholesale and retail gas business

  • Saipem and Equinor sign floating solar cooperation

    Subsea constructor for the oil and gas industry Saipem has signed a cooperation agreement with Norwegian oil major Equinor to develop floating solar panels

  • AERIF acquires remainder of Danish wind farm

    Aquila European Renewables Income Fund has increased its investment in Svindbaek Vindkraft wind project by acquiring the three remaining turbines on the farm from European Energy

  • John Laing exits more wind

    John Laing Group has divested three French wind farms to Greencoat Renewables for €30.3 million

  • Statkraft acquires Vattenfall's UK EV business

    Statkraft has acquired Swedish utility Vattenfall’s UK electric vehicle charging business

  • VTB acquires grain terminal stake

    VTB Group-owned Demetra Holding has acquired a 50% stake in the holding company of a deep-sea specialised grain terminal in Russia

  • Orrick imports four WFW partners

    Law firm Orrick has hired four energy and infrastructure partners from Watson Farley Williams to bolster its London team

  • Crown Estate delays Round 4

    The bid deadline for the UK Crown Estate's fourth round of leasing for offshore wind projects has been pushed back in light of the corona virus

  • Astaldi sells interest in Bosphorus bridge

    Italian contractor Astaldi has sold its interest in the Northern Marmara Highway, aka Third Bosphorus Bridge for $315 million

  • SMS partners with Columbia Threadneedle

    Smart Metering Systems has signed a partnership agreement with Columbia Threadneedle Sustainable Infrastructure Fund to develop SMS’s pipeline of carbon reduction assets

  • Gresham House acquires another UK battery

    London Stock Exchange-listed Gresham House Energy Storage Fund has acquired the 50MW Thurcroft battery project in the east of Rotherdam

  • Daubignard joins Natixis in Paris

    Thierry Daubignard has joined Natixis as managing director and senior energy adviser to head up the team covering advisory in the European gas markets