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.
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Developer Atlantis has signed a 25-year seabed lease with the UK’s Crown Estate for the 398MW MeyGen tidal stream energy project
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) is set to lend $50 million to two wholly-owned subsidiaries of Continuum Wind Energy India (CWEI) to build a 170MW wind farm in Madhya Pradesh, India
US-based Bluesphere has entered into an agreement with Israeli state-owned company ESC to develop a 5MW biogas project.
Metro Power is still struggling to reach financial close on its 50MW wind farm in Pakistan as it awaits a Government of Pakistan (GoP) guarantee
NextEnergy Solar Fund (NESF) is to pay an extra £1.4 million to the seller of the 14.9MW Ellough solar power plant in Suffolk after the plant was awarded a 1.6 ROC accreditation, the company said on 12 September.
The Australian Capital Territory government has received 18 proposals for its reverse auction for wind energy projects
The government of Nigeria is proposing to build 2,483MW of renewable power plants by 2015, after agreeing funding from the European Commission, World Bank and German government
Google has agreed to provide $145 million in equity financing to SunEdison’s 82MW Regulus Solar photovoltaic (PV) project in California
Algonquin has agreed to buy the 200MW Odell wind project in Minnesota from Geronimo Energy
San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) is seeking 500-800MW of local power sources
Societe Generale has appointed Daniel Mallo as managing director for Natural Resources & Energy in its Hong Kong office
Helius Energy is hoping to close financing on the £380 million ($484.1 million), 100MW Avonmouth biomass project in November, after years of delay
Deepwater Wind has received final federal approval to build the 30MW offshore Block Island Wind project in Rhode Island
Brazilian utility Cemig has closed on the R146 million ($64 million) acquisition of half of the 83.7MW Retiro Baixo
NextEnergy Solar Fund (NESF) has acquired the special purpose vehicle that owns the Poulshot solar power plant in Wiltshire, England for £15.2 million ($24.4 million)
Ormat has signed a $140 million loan to finance the construction of phase 2 of the McGinness Hills geothermal project in Nevada
The $800 million, 1,200MW Caithness-Moray subsea power link in Northern Scotland has taken a step forward with the award of the design and construction contract.
Moroccan state utility ONEE has received technical bids from five bidding consortia for the 850MW of wind power spread across five separate sites which it is tendering as one single project
UK listed Bluefield Solar Income Fund (BSIF) is eyeing the industrial-commercial solar PV market for future acquisitions as the UK government aims for significant growth in that sector by 2020.
SSE has agreed the terms of which it will exit its stake in the £20 billion, ($32.6 billion), 504MW Galloper offshore wind project off the Suffolk coast
New York State has issued a request for qualifications (RFQ) for solar developers to install solar panels on school buildings across the state
Main Street Power Company is soon launching a corporate equity raise, part of which would finance the pre-development of new distributed generation solar projects
The Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) has approved a loan of up to US$12 million to Los Molinos for the development of two small run-of-the-river hydroelectric plants in the Department of Antioquia in Colombia
Private equity firm Actis will invest $250 million to establish a Mexican energy platform, Zuma Energía, which will target over 500 MW of installed capacity in the country