- IPPToday #314: SIMEC Atlantis advances plans for world’s first power station conversion from coal to 100% waste derived fuel
- IPPToday #313: Snowy Hydro contracts 888 MW wind and solar power in Australia
- IPPToday #312: Kazakhstan awards over 850 MW capacity in 2018 renewables auctions
- IPPToday #311: SIMEC Atlantis Energy to develop 2 GW tidal energy project in France
- IPPToday #310: Gulf Energy Development cements participation in US$480 million power project in Oman
- IPPToday #309: UK council issues RFEOI for US$2 billion tidal energy project
Hawaiian Electric Companies has announced that it is now in contract negotiations with seven developers regarding major solar-plus-storage projects to be located on three Hawaiian islands, representing the largest infusion of renewable energy in state history.
|Date modification||Project||Country||Value ($MM)||Current Stage|
|Nov 12, 2018||Harava 22-Megawatt peak (MWp) in Bwoni Village, Seke Rural District||Zimbabwe||Project awarded|
|Nov 12, 2018||75 MW Canyon Creek Pumped Hydro Energy Storage in Alberta||Canada||159.97||Project in planning|
|Nov 12, 2018||51.75 MW Abour Energy (Xenel) wind project in Tafila||Jordan||110.00||PPA signed|
|Nov 12, 2018||50MW solar photovoltaic generation facility 2 in New Mexico||USA (United States of America)||Project in planning|
|Nov 12, 2018||50MW solar photovoltaic generation facility 1 in New Mexico||USA (United States of America)||Project in planning|
|Nov 12, 2018||50MW Shokpar wind power plant||Kazakhstan||Project awarded|
News and Projects by Country
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CMS Energy has announced the acquisition of two new planned wind farms located in the USA, which together have a generation capacity of 250 MW.
|Modification date||Transaction||Country||Transaction value (US$MM)|
|Nov 12, 2018||Sungevity to acquire EGear and Hawaii Energy Connection||USA (United States of America)|
|Nov 12, 2018||Infratil and Mercury acquire Tilt Renewables||New Zealand|
|Nov 12, 2018||Eletrobras sells interests in 1,605 MW renewable energy assets||Brazil||347.80|
|Nov 12, 2018||Eletrobras divests Eletroacre, Ceron, and Boa Vista Energia||Brazil|
|Nov 12, 2018||Aviva Investors acquires 25 MW Hooton Bio Power biomass project in Cheshire||UK (United Kingdom)|
People & Companies News
ENGIE has announced that it has entered into a partnership with STOA, a French infrastructure and power equity investor in developing countries, to build a wind platform in India, through a joint venture owned 50/50 by the two entities.
|Canada||Toronto||Analyst, Energy and Resources||Oct 29, 2018|
|Japan||Tokyo||Research Associate, Equity Research, Commodities and Energy sectors||Oct 29, 2018|
|UK (United Kingdom)||Aberdeen||2019 Energy Investment Banking Student Placement||Oct 29, 2018|
|USA (United States of America)||New York||Global Investment Research, Equity Research, Clean Energy, Analyst/Associate||Oct 29, 2018|
|India||Gurgaon||NN4 Energy - Manager - Project Finance/Debt Sourcing||Oct 19, 2018|
Funds & Investments News
Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA) has announced the final close of Macquarie Super Core Infrastructure Fund (MSCIF) Series 1 at EUR2.5 billion (US$2.94 million), exceeding the fund's initial minimum target of EUR1.5 billion (US$1.76 million).
|Manager Location||Energy Fund||Stage||Closing Amount (US$ MM)|
|Switzerland||Clean Energy and Infrastructure VII JV LLC Fund (CEI VII)||Fully invested|
|NTR Renewable Energy Income Fund II||Investment|
|Mercury Solariant Renewable Energy Fund I||In planning|
|Netherlands||DIF Infrastructure V||Investment||2,244.30|
|Germany||CR Institutional Infrastructure Multi-Asset Fund II||Fundraising|
Corporate Finance News
sPower has announced that it recently closed a US$498.7 million investment grade private placement financing. The financed portfolio represents approximately half of sPower’s 1.3 GW of operating portfolio. The portfolio is comprised of four previously financed tax equity partnerships with four leading financial investors.