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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.

Green Africa Power mandates advisers

DLA Piper and Stephenson Harwood have been appointed onto the advisory panel of the UK government’s Green Africa Power investment vehicle

10 bids in for DEWA solar

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has received 10 bids today (20 November 2014) for the 100MW Al Maktoum 2 solar photovoltaic project, and IJGlobal can exclusively reveal details on the tariff offers

UK invests in the UN's Green Climate Fund

The UK has committed up to £720 million ($1.1 billion) to the United Nation's (UN) $9 billion Green Climate Fund

EBRD eyes Polish wind portfolio debt

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is mulling a PLN 500 million ($148.6 million) senior long-term loan to finance the construction of a 206MW portfolio

Pinyon Pines I and II repricing imminent

MidAmerican is soon to close a deal to reprice debt on its Pinyon Pines I and II wind farms, IJGlobal has learnt

Gauss approaches IFC for Honduran solar

Mexican developer Gauss Energía has approached the International Finance Corporation (IFC) for an A loan of up to $25 million for a 61MW Honduran solar photovoltaic (PV) project

TRIG acquires 16 MW Scottish wind project

The Renewables Infrastructure Group has acquired the 16MW Earlseat Wind Farm in Scotland for £32 million ($50 million), boosting its portfolio to approximately 414 MW across 28 separate projects

Acme wins Indian solar project

State entity Southern Power Distribution Company of Telangana (SPDCT) has awarded Indian solar developer Acme Solar an 80MW solar project in Telangana, southern India

Ram Power agrees San Jacinto modifications

Geothermal developer Ram Power has agreed modifications to the power purchase agreement, exploitation agreement and concession for its San Jacinto project in Nicaragua

ADB targets Philippine geothermal project for bond debut

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has selected the 400MW Tiwi-Makban geothermal plants in the Philippines as the debut project for its proposed project bond scheme, IJGlobal understands

SunEdison and TerraForm to buy First Wind

Global solar developer SunEdison and its yieldco TerraForm Power have agreed to buy First Wind for about $2.4 billion

Bluefield Solar Income Fund raises £123m

London-listed renewables investment vehicle Bluefield Solar Income Fund has raised £123 million ($192.6 million) in share capital on the London Stock Exchange

8minutenergy signs PPA for Springbok solar

Developer 8minutenergy Renewables has signed a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) to sell 100MW of capacity from its Springbok Solar project to the Southern California Public Power Authority

Terra-Gen Power launches $325m refinancing

Terra-Gen Power’s affiliate Terra-Gen Finance yesterday (12 November 2014) launched a $325 million debt package, part of which it intends to use to refinance project-level debt