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  • EXCLUSIVE Molslinjen NBOs in

    NBOs for Molslinjen, the Danish ferry business, were submitted last week with several bidders rumoured to be involved

  • Hydrogen Taskforce lobby group launched

    A cross-industry consortium of UK companies has launched a Hydrogen Taskforce lobby group to parliament – proposing policies to bring hydrogen to the main stage

  • Bureau Veritas appoints Asia developer

    Bureau Veritas has appointed Frederic Pergay, a developer and financier of infrastructure projects, to the role of senior vice president

  • Georgia Capital takes full control of GRPC

    Georgia Capital has bought out RP Global’s 35% in stake Georgian Renewable Power Company – becoming full owner of the developer

  • EXCLUSIVE Adviser appointed for Swedish heating sale

    Another Swedish heating sale is approaching the market with a fund manager hiring an adviser to run the sale

  • Gresham House announces energy storage raise result

    The Gresham House Energy Storage Fund has raised gross proceeds of £31.2 million following a share placement launched last month

  • UK reinstates onshore wind subsidy

    The UK Government is to reinstate onshore wind in the new Contract for Difference auction – lifting the four-year block of government support for new projects

  • EXCLUSIVE iCON fund final close in sight

    iCON’s latest infrastructure fund is scheduled for a first and final close at the end of the month

  • ESB refis its revolving credit

    The Electricity Supply Board has signed on a new €1.4 billion sustainability linked loan to refinance its revolving credit facility

  • Tages Helios II reaches another partial close

    Tages Capital has reached a “partial close” on the Tages Helios II, adding another €104 million to the fund’s already accrued €252 million

  • Taaleri fund reaches second close

    Finnish fund manager Taaleri has reached second close on its SolarWind II fund at €275 million

  • Greencoat expands Nordic operations

    Irish investment manager Greencoat Renewables is to expand its investment jurisdiction to cover Scandinavia to expand its pool of potential acquisition targets

  • Hartman takes new CFO role

    Well-known European renewables figure Detlev Hartman has joined GreenRock Energy as chief financial officer

  • EXCLUSIVE Question marks over UK data centre sale

    Sources have indicated uncertainty over the timing of the launch of a UK data centre business owing to its unfavourable performance

  • Alerion acquires three Italian wind farms

    Alerion Clean Power has acquired three Italian wind farms with a 120MW combined capacity for €90 million from Fri-El, Winco Energreen and BBL

  • EOI deadline extended for Greece's DEPA Commercial

    The Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund has extended the deadline for companies to submit expressions of interest for a 65% stake in DEPA Commercial

  • Bulgaria to re-launch Plovdiv airport PPP

    Bulgaria has announced plans to re-launch the tender for the concession to operate Plovdiv Airport after two failed attempts at procuring the project as a PPP

  • A&O names Price as global managing partner

    Magic circle law firm Allen & Overy has elected energy partner Gareth Price as global managing partner for the next four-year term starting 1 May

  • Eltel signs contract to replace smart meters for Vattenfall

    Eltel's power business Smart Grids has signed a €22 million contract with Vattenfall Eldistribution to replace 236,000 smart meters in Sweden