Latest Europe News

  • Partners form heating/cooling JV

    Infracapital-backed Last Mile Infrastructure, a newbuild infrastructure network owner-operator, and Rendesco, a heat pump business, have formed a JV to supply heat pump infrastructure to new developments in the UK

  • DIF infra fund to buy Spanish vehicle inspections group

    DIF Infrastructure VI has agreed to acquire Grupo Itevelesa, a provider of vehicle inspection services, from funds managed by Hayfin Capital Management

  • Glennmont sells 100MW wind portfolio in France

    TTR Green Fund IV and a consortium of co-investors are acquiring a 100MW operational wind farm portfolio in France from Glennmont Partners

  • CIBC club backs £540m smart meter acquisition

    CIBC Capital Markets and 2 other banks, have provided a £540 million facility to support the acquisition of Smart Meter Assets 1

  • Crown Estate qualifies 3 floating wind projects

    The Crown Estate has put 3 floating wind projects in the Celtic Sea through to the next stage of assessments

  • SSE, ACCIONA in JV for Polish offshore wind

    SSE Renewables and ACCIONA Energia have signed on a 50/50 memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop offshore wind projects in Polish waters

  • Details emerge on hiring push at Sequoia

    Infrastructure debt specialist Sequoia is making 4 new hires to bolster the firm’s existing platform and support the roll-out of future products

  • SSE, Siemens sign green hydrogen MoU

    SSE Renewables and wind turbine supplier Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy are to attempt green hydrogen production from onshore wind power at 2 wind farms in Scotland and Ireland

  • Unitrove plans world first LH₂ bunkering facility

    UK engineering firm Unitrove is to develop a liquid hydrogen bunkering facility it claims will be the first in the world

  • WElink bridge finances 472MW solar portfolio

    WElink has reached financial close on a €30 million ($35.32 million) bridge loan from Kommunalkredit to finance a portfolio of solar projects in Italy

  • Wall to build sustainable infra team at Lazard AM

    Lazard Asset Management has hired London-based Robert Wall to build a sustainable infrastructure team

  • EXCLUSIVE LP to triple fund size

    The European LP of an infrastructure fund is in discussions to triple the size of the fund, with approval expected this summer

  • R.Power closes financing on Polish solar portfolio

    R.Power has reached financial close on a syndicated loan to finance the construction of a 91MW solar portfolio in Poland

  • Schroders holds first close for senior debt fund

    Schroders has raised €335 million for the fifth vintage of its senior debt strategy

  • Antin buys UK data centre business

    Antin has acquired UK-based data centre and cloud computing business Pulsant from Oak Hill Capital and Scottish Equity Partners

  • Eni to acquire 1.2GW of renewables in Spain

    ENI through its subsidiary Eni gas e luce has signed an agreement with Azora Capital to acquire a 1.2GW renewables portfolio in Spain

  • Octopus acquires 5 Irish solar farms

    Octopus Renewables Infrastructure Trust is to acquire a portfolio of up to 250MW of solar sites in Ireland from Statkraft Ireland

  • Sequoia appoints VP to investments

    Sequoia has appointed Tim Prussing as vice president on the company’s investments team in London

  • Motts appoints Crack as head of major projects

    Mott MacDonald has today appointed John Crack as global portfolio leader for transport orientated developments and major projects principal