- Conquest Advisory raises €115M for its new renewable fund
- BNDES signs $272m loan for Brazilian wind project
- Financial close for 102 MW Windpark Krammer
- Scatec Solar completes NOK 380M private placement
- EIB and Eiffel Investment Group launch new renewable fund
- EIB mulls providing financing for biomass and waste gasification project in Thouars
Rio Energy, a developer, owner and operator of renewable energy projects in Brazil, formed by energy-focused global private equity firm Denham Capital, has signed financing agreements with the National Bank for Economic and Social Development (BNDES) in Brazil, in the amount of BRL848 million (US$272 million), for the construction of eight wind farms in the Serra da Babilônia Complex.
|Date modification||Project||Country||Value ($MM)||Current Stage|
|Mar 28, 2017||9 MW wind farm at a Dutch steel plant for India’s Tata Steel||Denmark||Project in planning|
|Mar 28, 2017||8 MW wind farm in Malibunar||Serbia||14.99||Project in construction|
|Mar 28, 2017||700 kW Fuluasou small hydropower plant||Samoa||32.59||Project in construction|
|Mar 28, 2017||42 MW Alibunar wind farm in Serbia||Serbia||78.89||Project in planning|
|Mar 28, 2017||400 kWp bifacial solar plant in Vaassen||Netherlands||Project in construction|
|Mar 28, 2017||250 MW Moapa Southern Paiute solar plant||USA (United States of America)||Project in operation|
|Mar 28, 2017||223 MW Serra da Babilônia Wind Complex in Brazil||Brazil||Project in construction|
|Mar 28, 2017||102 MW Krammer wind park||Netherlands||Project in construction|
|Mar 28, 2017||10.25 MW Teevurcher windfarm in County Meath||Ireland||Financial close|
|Mar 28, 2017||10 MW solar power plant at the Bir Rebaa North (BRN) oil field||Algeria||Private development|
|Mar 27, 2017||New crude oil storage in Cushing, Oklahoma||USA (United States of America)||MoU signed|
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Statkraft has announced the sale of its minority stakes in the 402 MW Dudgeon and the 317 MW Sheringham Shoal offshore wind parks in UK waters.
|Modification date||Transaction||Country||Transaction value (US$MM)|
|Mar 27, 2017||Statkraft to sell stakes in offshore wind parks||UK (United Kingdom)|
|Mar 24, 2017||EDF Group acquires FRV stake in Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park Phase III||United Arab Emirates|
|Mar 23, 2017||Trina Solar acquisition and delist||China||1,100.00|
|Mar 23, 2017||SB Energy acquires 30 MW solar plant in Hokkaido||Japan|
|Mar 23, 2017||Salka to buy California wind farm from Castlelake||USA (United States of America)|
People & Companies News
3i announced the launch of its North American infrastructure business. Establishing a local team in the US will position 3i to access attractive infrastructure investment opportunities throughout North America.
|India||New Delhi||Financial Analyst||Mar 28, 2017|
|Australia||Sydney||Senior Investment Manager||Mar 28, 2017|
|Canada||Montreal||Director, IPF||Mar 28, 2017|
|UK (United Kingdom)||London||GIA Energy and Environment - Assistant Manager||Mar 28, 2017|
|USA (United States of America)||New York||Energy & Infrastructure Associate||Mar 27, 2017|
|USA (United States of America)||New York||Financial Analyst||Mar 27, 2017|
|Australia||Adelaide||Project Officer||Mar 27, 2017|
|India||Gurgaon||Senior Project Finance – Solar||Mar 27, 2017|
|USA (United States of America)||Boston||Vice President Equity Finance||Mar 21, 2017|
|USA (United States of America)||Oakland||Project Finance Associate||Mar 21, 2017|
Funds & Investments News
Conquest has completed an initial close for its renewable power fund (Conquest Renewable Yield Europe), with €115 million (US$124 million) as a result from solicitations and commitments from European institutional investors, including insurance companies, pension funds, banks, and global energy corporates.
|Manager Location||Energy Fund||Stage||Closing Amount (US$ MM)|
|Luxembourg, USA (United States of America)||Eiffel Energy Transition fund||Fully invested|
|Denmark||Copenhagen Infrastructure III||Fundraising|
|France, Luxembourg||Sofinnova Industrial Biotech I (Sofinnova IB I)||Fundraising||112.78|
|Germany||CR Institutional Renewable Energies Fund||Fundraising|
Corporate Finance News
Scatec Solar ASA has raised approximately NOK380 million (US$45 million) in gross proceeds through a private placement consisting of 9,380,000 new shares at a price of NOK40.50 (US$4.79) per share.