Sunday, July 21, 2019
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...
Ørsted acquires Deepwater Wind to create leading US offshore wind platform

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...
Orsted to build 2.4GW in Taiwan

Financial close for Northland’s Deutsche Bucht offshore wind farm

The €1.3 billion Deutsche Bucht offshore wind farm project has reached financial close, Northland Power has revealed. The equity contributed to the project – as...
NTR acquires 38.4MW in UK solar assets

NTR acquires 38.4MW in UK solar assets

NTR Renewable Energy Income Fund II has acquired nine operational UK ground mount solar assets totalling 38.4MW for £54.6 million. This is the first transaction...
NTR acquires 38.4MW in UK solar assets

Greencoat Solar acquires 142MW portfolio from Canadian Solar

Greencoat Capital has acquired a 142MW portfolio of solar generation assets from Canadian Solar via its Greencoat Solar II LP. The portfolio comprises 24 sites...
Record amount of new UK offshore win capacity installed in 2018

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...
Invenergy refinances Michigan wind project

Invenergy refinances Michigan wind project

Privately-held US renewable energy company, Invenergy, has refinanced the 110.4 MW Gratiot County Wind Project near Breckenridge in Michigan. Invenergy owns the majority interest and...
Eco-friendly leather maker secures £70m to meet demand

Eco-friendly leather maker secures £70m to meet demand

E-Leather, a UK start-up making eco-friendly leather from scrap materials, has raised £70 million from new and existing investors. Funding has been led by ETF...
UK’s energy storage capacity ‘set to soar’

World Bank Group commits $1bn to accelerate battery storage

The World Bank Group has committed $1 billion to accelerate investments in battery storage for energy systems in developing and middle-income countries. The program is...

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...

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Ørsted to invest £23bn in green energy

Ørsted to invest £23bn in green energy

Ørsted has this week revealed its new strategic ambition and financial targets, including plans to invest £23 billion in green energy towards 2025. “We expect...
NTR acquires 38.4MW in UK solar assets

NTR acquires 38.4MW in UK solar assets

NTR Renewable Energy Income Fund II has acquired nine operational UK ground mount solar assets totalling 38.4MW for £54.6 million. This is the first transaction...
Record amount of new UK offshore win capacity installed in 2018

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...
Ørsted acquires Deepwater Wind to create leading US offshore wind platform

Ørsted acquires Deepwater Wind to create leading US offshore wind platform

Ørsted is acquiring a 100% interest in Rhode Island-based offshore wind developer Deepwater Wind from D.E. Shaw Group in a $510 million deal. The acquisition...
UK’s energy storage capacity ‘set to soar’

World Bank Group commits $1bn to accelerate battery storage

The World Bank Group has committed $1 billion to accelerate investments in battery storage for energy systems in developing and middle-income countries. The program is...
New energy tech could save UK’s industrial sector £540m

New energy tech could save UK’s industrial sector £540m

The UK’s industrial sector could save at least £540 million on its energy bills by adopting new energy technologies such as solar and battery...
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 to invest £23bn in green energy

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...