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  • 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

  • Repsol announces Delta 2 wind

    Spanish oil giant Repsol has announced plans to develop an 860MW onshore wind project in northern Spain

  • SEEIT shareholders to vote on new investment mandate

    Shareholders of the SDCL Energy Efficiency Income Trust will vote next month on a proposed change to the vehicle's investment mandate

  • JLEN appoints non-exec director

    London-listed infrastructure fund JLEN has appointed Stephanie Coxon as a non-executive director, effective 11 June

  • KfW IPEX-Bank finances German data centre

    KfW IPEX-Bank has financed the construction of a data centre in Offenbach, Germany

  • Tender out for Belgian hydrogen plant

    A consortium of Eoly, Parkwind and Fluxys has issued a call for tenders to build a green hydrogen electrolyser in Zeebrugge, Belgium

  • Sequoia raises £250m

    Sequoia Economic Infrastructure Fund has overshot its £250 million fundraising target by raising £300 million

  • Analysys Mason acquires German management consultancy

    London-headquartered boutique telecoms, media and technology advisory Analysys Mason has acquired Allolio&Konrad

  • HS Orka refinanced

    Iceland’s largest private electricity generator HS Orka has refinanced its debt and secured loans for future growth

  • EXCLUSIVE Bidders rumoured ahead of GTT carve out

    A number of investors are rumoured to be considering a bid on the carve out of several GTT Communications assets tipped to launch in Q2 2020

  • Dutch consortium launches green hydrogen project

    A consortium of three Dutch companies – Gasunie, Groningen Seaports and Shell – has launched a green hydrogen project named HortH2

  • Sumitomo invests in liquid air energy storage company

    UK energy storage company Highview Power Partners has signed on an equity investment from Sumitomo Heavy Industries to fund the development of a pipeline of projects in the Americas, Europe and Asia, and is in discussions with investors for further funding rounds

  • EXCLUSIVE US fund manager mulls sale of Irish energy company

    US-based fund manager I Squared Capital has brought an Irish energy company back to the market, mulling a 2020 sale

  • JLEN raises £57.2m

    London-listed renewables fund JLEN has raised £57.2 million in its latest appeal to investors

  • Blackstone acquires IQ Student Accommodation

    Blackstone has acquired UK-based iQ Student Accommodation from Goldman Sachs and the Wellcome Trust for £4.66 billion

  • EXCLUSIVE Details emerge on niche fibre sale

    Additional details have emerged on the sale of a niche UK fibre business that was reported last week by IJInvestor

  • EPH acquires German coal plant stake

    Czech energy group EPH is to acquire Uniper's 58% stake in the German Schkopau lignite-fired power plant – marking the seller's complete exit from the coal market before the mandatory shut down by 2038

  • DTP closes on Galloper OFTO

    Diamond Transmission Partners – a consortium of Mitsubishi Corp and and HICL – has acquired Galloper Wind Farm’s offshore transmission project

  • Cellnex and Bouygues Telecom in JV

    Serial mobile towers acquirer Cellnex and French telco Bouygues Telecom have joined forces in a JV to connect telecoms sites with fibre across France