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Northland closes on Gemini offshore wind

A Northland Power-led consortium has reached financial close on the €2.8 billion ($3.7 billion) 600MW Project Gemini offshore wind farm in the Netherlands.

SIG and UniCredit refinance solar portfolio

Italy-focused Solar Investment Group (SIG) has arranged a €39 million ($43 million) refinancing of its 16.5MW solar portfolio in the country with UniCredit. The deal closed 17 July 2015

EXCLUSIVE Falvez Energy delays close on Texas wind project

Falvez Energy has pushed back its target close date for the 156MW Falvez Astra Wind project as it reconsiders the existing debt arrangement, IJGlobal has learnt

Debt details emerge for Dubai solar

The exact figures for the financing of the 200MW second stage of the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority’s (DEWA) solar photovoltaic development have emerged, days after sponsors Acwa Power and TSK reached financial close

Ares to buy Kayne Anderson

Ares Management has agreed to buy Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors for $2.55 billion

SunPower closes solar acquisition from Infigen

SunPower has closed the acquisition of Infigen’s 1.5GW US solar development pipeline. Infigen announced in late June 2015 that it had agreed to sell its US solar projects for $37.9 million

Abengoa and Shikun & Binui close on Israel's Negev solar

Spanish developer Abengoa and Israeli infrastructure group Shikun & Binui have closed financing for the $1 billion Negev concentrated solar photovoltaic (CSP) project in Israel with a number of international and local lenders

Santander appoints adviser for Taralga

Santander has appointed ANZ to advise on the sale of its 90% share in the Taralga wind farm in Australia

Scottish Equity Partners makes senior hires

Scottish Equity Partners (SEP) has hired Romain Keyen as an associate and Adam Delaney as its director of finance, it announced today (27 July 2015)

EXCLUSIVE EnergieKontor to develop UK and Irish wind with Triodos

German wind developer EnergieKontor and Dutch bank Triodos are set to co-develop a raft of new onshore wind projects in the UK and Ireland and are eyeing the purchase of an existing pipeline of developments

Ronesans agrees takeover of Ballast Nedam

Turkey's Rönesans Construction has reached conditional agreement to make a €30 million ($33 million) public offer to acquire troubled Dutch builder Ballast Nedam

EXCLUSIVE Abengoa mulls bond financing for Uruguay wind

Abengoa is considering a project bond to finance a portion of the costs for the 70MW Campo Palomas wind project in Uruguay, IJGlobal has learnt

Foresight acquires UK solar, extends acquisition facility

London-listed Foresight Solar Fund (FSFL) has acquired three solar plants totalling 34MW via a joint venture (JV) with Big60Million, and has also extending its existing acquisition facility by £30 million ($36.4 million)

Pattern offers equity to repay debt, fund acquisition

Pattern Energy Group has proposed to launch a public equity offering and a concurrent private note offering to repay existing debt and finance the acquisition of Gulf Wind