Latest Europe News

  • Glennmont sells Italian wind portfolio to Eni

    Glennmont Partners and PGGM have agreed to sell 13 operational wind farms in Italy to Eni

  • Norfund to manage Norwegian government energy fund

    The government of Norway is allocating NOK 10 billion to Norfund over the next 5 years as part of a push to invest more in renewable energy projects in developing countries

  • Arcus container company refis debt facilities

    Peacock Container Group, the tank container leasing company acquired by Arcus, has signed to refinance around $200 million of debt

  • Travers Smith boosts UK infra team

    Infrastructure specialist Ben Thompson has today joined UK law firm Travers Smith as partner

  • Data4 to set up shop in Poland

    French data centre owner and operator Data4 is pushing ahead with its planned expansion in Europe and will open a data centre in Poland

  • Denmark mandates Sweco for Energy Island

    Denmark’s Energistyrelsen (Danish Energy Agency) has contracted Sweco as technical adviser on the development of its Energy Island offshore wind project in the North Sea

  • Blue Elephant axes IPO after capital injection

    Blue Elephant Energy has scrapped its IPO plans after a €75 million capital injection from Athos

  • IJGlobal ESG Awards – deadline extended

    Due to popular demand – and possibly people getting their heads around a whole new set of criteria – we are extending the deadline for submissions to the inaugural IJGlobal ESG Awards

  • INPP raises £135m in equity raise

    International Public Partnerships (INPP), the London-listed infrastructure vehicle has raised £135 million in its latest fundraising drive

  • Kenergy and Reden form Spanish solar JV

    Renewables developer Kenergy Ventures and French PV producer Reden Solar have formed a joint venture to develop renewable energy projects in Spain

  • Ocean Winds and Aker Offshore team up for ScotWind

    Ocean Winds and Aker Offshore have joined forces to submit a bid for a floating offshore wind concession in the upcoming ScotWind seabed leasing round in Scottish waters

  • Q-Energy refis CSP plant

    Q-Energy has refinanced a 49.9MW CSP plant in Fuente Palmera, Cordoba, Spain

  • Hydrogen aviation pilot launches in Hamburg

    A research project has been launched in Hamburg, Germany, to test the use of liquid hydrogen in the aviation sector

  • Axpo sells 5 French wind farms to Encavis

    Axpo has sold 5 newly built wind farms totalling 74.51MW in France to an institutional investment fund managed by Encavis Asset Management

  • Q-Energy, VEI Green ll to develop solar PV pipeline

    Q-Energy and VEI Green ll have signed on an agreement to develop a 150MW portfolio of solar farms in Italy

  • European energy fund holds final close after going independent

    Energy Infrastructure Partners has raised €1 billion for its European fund at final close

  • Ørsted unites with Falck Renewables, BlueFloat for ScotWind

    Ørsted, Falck Renewables and BlueFloat Energy have joined forces to submit bids for floating offshore wind concessions in the upcoming ScotWind leasing round

  • Climate Finance Partnership raises $250m

    The Climate Finance Partnership, a government-backed and BlackRock-managed blended finance vehicle focused on emerging markets infrastructure, has held a first close

  • Turkish telco buys wind farm

    Turkish telecoms group Turkcell has agreed to acquire the 18MW İzmir Karadağ wind farm for $11.5 million