Friday, January 19, 2018
Mainstream searching for equity partner on £2bn wind farm development

Mainstream searching for partner on £2bn Scottish wind project

Mainstream Renewable Power has begun the hunt for a majority equity partner to help take its 450 MW offshore wind project into construction and...
Green Investment Group launch pay-as-you-go energy service

Green Investment Group launch ‘pay-as-you-save’ energy service

Green Investment Group has launched a pay-as-you-go service to help medium and large energy users reduce energy costs and cut carbon emissions with no...
Funding sees Opus Materials research self-cleaning solar PV panels

Funding sees Opus Materials research self-cleaning solar PV panels

The UK’s Opus Materials Technologies has secured £1 million to validate and test the industrial rollout of a durable, self-clean coating of solar PV...
EIB supercharges Italy’s wind power sector with €150m loan

EIB supercharges Italy’s wind power sector with €150m loan

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has lent €150 million to supercharge Italy’s wind power sector. The financing will be used by E2i Energie Speciali to...

Equis Energy acquired in $5bn deal

Global Infrastructure Group has led a gaggle on investors who have agreed to purchase Singapore’s Equis Energy for $5 billion. “Equis Energy is a unique...

Redback secures $9m to accelerate smart solar software

Australian renewable energy start-up, Redback Technologies, has secured a $7 million investment in the company. The funds are made up of $5 million from the...

CEFC funds Victoria’s largest solar park

CEFC has financed the largest solar park in Victoria, Australia which is intended to power trams with cost competitive clean energy. This will help bring...

SolarWindow completes $2.6m financing

SolarWindow Technologies has completed a $2.6 million private placement financing from four investors. Of these investors, three are long-term shareholders of the company. SolarWindow intends to...

Greencoat Solar fund raises £262m

Renewable infrastructure investor, Greencoat Capital, has raised £262 million through the first close of its Greencoat Solar II LP. Clients have now committed more than...

BluEarth picks up 85MW in Canada

BluEarth Renewables has acquired four operating renewable energy facilities from Veresen – including three run-of-river hydro facilities in British Columbia and one wind facility...

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EVs and renewables to plateau CO2 emissions by 2030

EVs and renewables to plateau CO2 emissions by 2030

Data and energy specialists, McKinsey Energy Insights (MEI), have released the 2018 Reference Case of its Global Energy Perspective (GEP) on long-term global energy...
British Solar Renewables inks PPA with Shell for England’s biggest solar park

British Solar Renewables inks PPA with Shell for England’s biggest solar park

British Solar Renewables (BSR) has agreed a five-year offtake agreement with Shell Energy Europe for the renewable power generated from the Bradenstoke solar power...
Swedish plant becomes Volvo’s first climate-neutral manufacturing site

Swedish plant becomes Volvo’s first climate-neutral manufacturing site

Volvo Cars’ engine factory in Skövde, Sweden, has become its first climate-neutral manufacturing plant, having switched to renewable heating at the beginning of the...