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Northland closes on Gemini offshore wind

A Northland Power-led consortium has reached financial close on the €2.8 billion ($3.7 billion) 600MW Project Gemini offshore wind farm in the Netherlands.

IIC mulls Panama solar investment

The Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) is considering a loan of up to $11.9 million to Divisa Solar for the development of a 10MW solar project in Panama

EBRD credit line for Turkish efficiency deals

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has lent its first credit line under its Sustainable Resource Initiative

Debt details emerge on Primary Energy acquisition

More details have emerged about the debt financing backing Fortistar-led consortium’s acquisition of Primary Energy Recycling, an Illinois-based company that owns and operates recycled energy products

Windiga targets 2015 close for Zina solar as PPA signs

Windiga Energy has signed the power purchase agreement for the 20MW Zina solar project with Burkina Faso’s state utility Sonabel, Windiga chief executive Benoit LaSalle told IJGlobal

Ram Energy wins Opic funding for Akiira geothermal

The US Overseas Private Investment Corporation has provided $950,000 in early-stage funding for development at Ram Energy’s Akiira One geothermal project in Kenya

Dudgeon offshore wind awards key contract

Development of the UK’s £1.5 billion ($2.4 billion), 402MW Dudgeon offshore wind project off the Norfolk coast is continuing apace with the award of a major construction contract

SunEdison to develop Chinese solar

SunEdison has signed a joint venture agreement with JIC Capital to develop, construct and own up to 1GW of solar projects in China over the next three years

IFC plans Kenyan wind IPP equity

The IFC is considering a US$20.5 million equity investment in Keyna’s Kipeto wind farm IPP, the bank announced last week

EBRD considers Turkish geothermal financing

The European Bank for Research and Development (EBRD) is considering a $125 million financing to support early stage geothermal development in Turkey

Green Earth Power signs Myanmar solar MoA

Private Thai developer Green Earth Power has signed a memorandum of agreement with Myanmar’s Ministry of Electric Power (MOEP) for the development of a 220MW solar project in Minbu, Myanmar

Hochtief exits offshore wind business

Germany’s Hochtief has quit the offshore sector, selling its marine assets to Belgian contractor GeoSea