Thursday, January 17, 2019
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...
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...
HyperSolar to building pilot plant to test solar to hydrogen tech

ARENA launches $20m hydrogen funding round

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has launched a $20 million funding round for early stage R&D into hydrogen to propel innovation in exporting...
Invenergy refinances Michigan wind project

NG commits €100m to fund sustainable developments

ING has committed €100 million of capital for investments to support sustainable ’scale-ups’ with a proven concept and a positive environmental impact. Sustainable Investments will...
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...
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...
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...
Atlantis seeks to raise £5m via new bond offer

Atlantis seeks to raise £5m via new bond offer

Wave power specialist Atlantis Resources has launched a proposed five-year bond through Abundance Investment which aims to raise between £2-£5 million. The bond, which will...
Renewable energy jobs top 10 million globally in 2017

ENGIE strengthens North America presence with SoCore Energy acquisition

ENGIE North America is acquiring Chicago’s SoCore Energy, a developer, owner and operator of municipal/co-op solar, community solar, and commercial and industrial (C&I) solar...
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...

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Record amount of new UK offshore win capacity installed in 2018

Record amount of new UK offshore win capacity installed in 2018

More than 2 GW went operational in UK waters during 2018 – enough to power over 2,300,000 homes all year round. In 2018 eight new...
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...

Solarcentury gets green light for Spanish solar power projects

British power company Solarcentury has received the green light to construct four solar parks in Seville, Spain. The projects, known as “Cerrado Cabrera”, “El primo...