Thursday, October 18, 2018
In brief: Seven Trent acquires AD specialist for £120m

In brief: Seven Trent acquires AD specialist for £120m

UK water company Seven Trent is acquiring food waste recycling specialist Agrivert for £120 million. Agrivert has five well-established food waste anaerobic digestion plants. Its...
Oxford PV-led consortium raises €2.8m to advance perovskite-silicon solar cells

Oxford PV-led consortium raises €2.8m to advance perovskite-silicon solar cells

Oxford PV is leading a consortium to further demonstrate the manufacturability of perovskite-silicon tandem solar cells. The consortium has secured €2.8 million from the German...
Ørsted acquiring Lincoln Clean Energy for $580m

Ørsted acquiring Lincoln Clean Energy for $580m

Danish energy giant Ørsted is acquiring US-based wind farm developer, owner and operator Lincoln Clean Energy (LCE) for $580 million. Since I Squared Capital acquired...
£82m wind farms refinancing agreement for Banks Renewables

£82m wind farms refinancing agreement for Banks Renewables

Banks Renewables has secured an £82 million refinancing deal to help fund the next stages of its development. The firm has worked with lenders National...
Apple launches clean energy fund in China

Apple launches $300m clean energy fund in China

Apple has launched a ‘first-of-its-kind’ investment fund in China which, it says, will connect suppliers with renewable energy sources. The fund its part of the...
North American launch for Green Investment Group

North American launch for Green Investment Group

Macquarie Capital is launching Green Investment Group in North America where it will focus on asset creation in the renewables sector. The launch builds on...
North American launch for Green Investment Group

€3m for Nines PV to bring novel PV manufacturing to market

Nines PV, the Irish equipment and process development firm, has secured €3 million from InnoEnergy to help bring its novel, universal etching/texturing process for...
Lloyds launches £2bn clean growth finance

Lloyds launches £2bn clean growth finance

Lloyds Banking Group has launched a new £2 billion clean growth finance scheme to help its Commercial Banking customers invest in a lower carbon...
Barclays launch green mortgages for homeowners

Barclays launch green mortgages for homeowners

Barclays Mortgages is launching a Green Home Mortgage which, it says, will reward homebuyers who chose to buy an energy efficient new build home...
Kype Muir Wind Farm to deliver £100m boost to South Lanarkshire economy

Kype Muir Wind Farm to deliver £100m boost to South Lanarkshire economy

An renewables focussed initiative that prioritises local communities and businesses is well on the way to delivering an estimated £101 million boost to the...

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Business Renewables Centre to help Oz businesses switch to renewables

Business Renewables Centre to help Oz businesses switch to renewables

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) intends to build the country’s first Business Renewables Centre to encourage Australian businesses switch to renewable energy. Acting on...
ScottishPower sells traditional generation business to focus on wind

ScottishPower sells traditional generation business to focus on wind

ScottishPower has shifted from coal and gas generation to focus entirely on wind power having sold its traditional generation business to Drax in a...
Neste and Air BP exploring sustainable aviation fuel

Neste and Air BP exploring sustainable aviation fuel

Renewable products producer Neste is working with aviation fuel supplier Air BP to increase the supply and availability of sustainable aviation fuel for airline...