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  • EXCLUSIVE Bernhard in market with utilities fund

    Louisiana-based Bernhard Capital Partners Management is understood to have recently launched fundraising for a new fund

  • Banks on board for Louisiana LNG facility

    Venture Global LNG has secured $10 billion in financing commitments with 13 banks to construct and commission the Calcasieu Pass facility and the associated TransCameron pipeline

  • DTE to buy wind trio through new unit

    Michigan utility and energy company DTE Energy has agreed to acquire three contracted wind farms totaling 108MW in Michigan through a newly-established subsidiary

  • CleanCapital raises debt, closes portfolio purchase

    CleanCapital has acquired a commercial and industrial solar portfolio in New Jersey and recapitalized it with the proceeds of a fresh $300 million warehouse facility

  • Maine approves Longroad PPA

    The Maine Public Utilities Commission has approved a 20-year PPA, under which Emera Maine will buy the output from Longroad Energy Partners' 72.6MW Weaver wind project

  • Basalt signs new partnership with US solar developer

    UK-based manager Basalt Infrastructure Partners this month signed an agreement with US solar developer Soltage to fund the construction of 200MW portfolio across the region

  • FERC approval for Gulf LNG export project

    The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Tuesday approved Kinder Morgan’s plans to build its Gulf LNG export terminal in Pascagoula, Mississippi

  • EXCLUSIVE Head of investments resigns at CIB

    Nicholas Hann is understood to have resigned from his position as head of investments at Canada Infrastructure Bank

  • New director for Colorado’s HPTE

    Nicholas Farber has been appointed director of the Colorado High Performance Transportation Enterprise

  • GE Solar in tie-up with BlackRock

    GE Solar and BlackRock Real Assets have partnered to form a new business, Distributed Solar Development, bringing to a close an eight-month capital raising process

  • NextEra buys transmission cable company from Steelriver

    NextEra Energy has completed the acquisition of California-based Trans Bay Cable from Steelriver Infrastructure Fund North America

  • German PE fund signs solar deal

    The US affiliate of German clean energy fund manager HEP Kapitalverwaltung has committed equity to a newly-formed distributed solar project finance vehicle

  • Georgia solar target doubled

    The Georgia Public Service Commission has mandated Georgia Power to to add 2.21GW of mostly solar capacity to the grid by 2022 − more than double the 1GW originally proposed by the utility in its three-year integrated resource plan

  • Midwestern utility buys North Dakota wind project

    Minnesota-based utility company Otter Tail Power Co has closed its acquisition of the 150MW Merricourt wind farm in south eastern North Dakota from EDF Renewables Development, about 18 months later than planned, and issued notice to proceed with construction

  • Former Panda Power GC returns to private practice

    Edmund Daniels, the former general counsel of Panda Power Funds, has landed a partnership at a law firm in Texas