Sunday, July 21, 2019
Enel acquires 132 MW in Spain

Enel acquires 132 MW in Spain

Enel has acquired five wind farms totalling 132 MW in Spain for a total consideration of €178 million through its Spanish subsidiary, Enel Green...
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...
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...
Lloyds launches £2bn clean growth finance

London battery co to upscale assets with £28.5m bank cash

London’s Battery Energy Storage Solutions (BESS) has secured £28.5 million from Santander in funding from Santander Corporate & Commercial to upscale its battery storage...
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...
Barclays launches suit of green finance products

Barclays launches suit of green finance products

In a move to help its clients fund more sustainable projects in the UK and globally, Barclays Corporate Banking has launched a suite of...
NTR acquires 38.4MW in UK solar assets

Duke Energy acquires remaining shares in REC Solar

Duke Energy has acquired full ownership of California’s REC Solar after first acquiring a majority interest in February 2015. The all-cash transaction saw Duke purchase...
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...
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...

Latest Finance News

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...