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  • EIB finances TenneT's offshore wind transmission

    TenneT has received €250 million from the European Investment Bank to finance the construction of a 43km high-voltage transmission connection between the Borssele offshore wind zone and Rilland substations

  • EXCLUSIVE Stake sale on French offshore wind

    Iberdrola has bought out the remaining 30% stake that it does not already own in France's Saint Brieuc offshore wind farm as it inches towards taking the final investment decision on the €2.4 billion, 496MW project

  • Ancala to refi Biogen

    Infrastructure investor Ancala is to refinance UK anaerobic digestion plants company Biogen

  • EXCLUSIVE UPDATE: Amberside Capital in the market with greenhouse fund

    UK-based manager Amberside Capital is in the market with a fund targeting investments in greenhouses in the UK

  • Amber appoints originator

    UK-based manager Amber Infrastructure has appointed Shaun Allan as originator in London

  • AERIF returns to market

    Aquila European Renewables Income Fund has raised €40 million in a second round of fundraising to support its pipeline of investments in the pan-European hydro, wind and solar space

  • Vattenfall issues its second green bond

    Vattenfall has issued its second listed €500 million green bond to finance investments in the renewable energy space

  • Wiener Stadtwerke to acquire stake in EVN

    City of Vienna-owned Wiener Stadtwerke is to acquire EnBW's 28.35% stake in Austrian energy group EVN

  • Meridiam and Vodafone JV formed for German fibre

    Meridiam and Vodafone Deutschland have partnered to roll-out a fiber optic network for the community of Montabaur

  • Hidroelectrica launches tender for IPO adviser

    Hidroelectrica has launched a public tender to find an equity advisory firm to manage its initial public offering (IPO)

  • Gresham House buys TradeRisks

    London-listed infrastructure investor Gresham House has acquired TradeRisks for £11 million

  • EXCLUSIVE Interim close emerges for CapMan Infra fund

    Finnish manager CapMan Infra has signed off a third close on its maiden fund at the end of Q4, it has emerged

  • UPDATE: John Laing quits wind and solar

    UK-based infrastructure investor John Laing is exiting all investment in standalone wind and solar projects across its geographies

  • EXCLUSIVE End of Q1 final close for Arcus fund II

    UK-based manager Arcus Infrastructure Partners is set to sign off final close on its second fund at the end of March

  • British Ports hires Lee Armstrong

    Associated British Ports has appointed Lee Armstrong as group head of commercial to direct the firm as it transitions towards rail

  • RP Global acquires half of new renewables investor

    RP Global has acquired a 50% stake in a new renewables investment vehicle – Enery – which has just acquired eight solar assets in the Czech Republic and Slovakia

  • Tenaga buys more shares in UK wind

    Malaysian energy giant Tenaga Nasional Berhad has acquired the remaining 20% interest in UK’s GVO Wind and Bluemerang Capital – taking full ownership of the firms for £18.6 million

  • EXCLUSIVE CTIL lawyers drafting MSA ahead of sale

    Cornerstone Telecommunications Infrastructure Limited, the UK towerco JV between Vodafone and Telefónica, has appointed lawyers to draft a master service agreement ahead of the sale of a stake in the business

  • Maarten van Son joins Hoschtief Solutions PPP

    Infrastructure developer Hochtief Solutions PPP has hired Maarten van Son as technical manager to focus on road projects in The Netherlands