- IPPToday #330: Three bidders win leases for over 4 GW offshore wind projects in the USA
- IPPToday #329: 400 MW offshore wind farm in the UK refinanced for US$1.6 billion
- Snowy Hydro Board approves proceeding with 2 GW expansion
- IPPToday #328: CMI of Belgium to supply world's tallest solar tower in Dubai
- IPPToday #327: Carlyle Group acquires three New England gas-fired plants for U$590 million
- IPPToday #326: Enel secures financing for 1 GW solar projects in Mexico
The independent Board of Snowy Hydro Limited has approved a final investment decision to proceed with Snowy 2.0, a pumped hydro project that will provide 2000 MW of on-demand generation and 350,000 MWh of large-scale energy storage.
|Date modification||Project||Country||Value ($MM)||Current Stage|
|Dec 18, 2018||80 MW wind repowering project in Scotland||UK (United Kingdom)||Project in operation|
|Dec 18, 2018||68 MW Aguascalientes solar project||Mexico||Financial close|
|Dec 18, 2018||51-turbine wind farm project in Dobele and Tukums||Latvia||290.90||Project in planning|
|Dec 18, 2018||33 MW Klettwitz III B.A. 2.2 wind project in Brandenburg||Germany||Technology Provider Selected|
|Dec 18, 2018||273 MW wind project in Saratov||Russia||Project in planning|
|Dec 18, 2018||26 MW wind project in Ulyanovsk||Russia||37.10||Project in planning|
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)|
|Dec 16, 2018||Mitsubishi sells stakes in Diamond Green to KEPCO and Mitsubishi UFJ||UK (United Kingdom)|
|Dec 16, 2018||Disa Group acquires two solar plants in Chile with a combined capacity of 6 MW||Chile|
|Dec 15, 2018||Energy Company LLC Acquires three solar facilities, comprising 21.8 MW of capacity||USA (United States of America)|
|Dec 15, 2018||Algonquin Power and Utilities Corp to acquire New Brunswick Gas||Canada||247.39|
|Dec 13, 2018||STOA and Africa50 acquire a stake in the 420 MW hydro project in Cameroon||Cameroon|
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.
|Japan||Tokyo||Asset Manager||Dec 14, 2018|
|USA (United States of America)||New York||Director, Latin America Energy & Infrastructure, Investment Banking Group||Dec 14, 2018|
|UK (United Kingdom)||London||Director, Energy and Infrastructure||Dec 14, 2018|
|USA (United States of America)||Houston, Texas||Associate, Investment Banking Midstream & Pipelines (Houston)||Dec 14, 2018|
|USA (United States of America)||New York||Associate - Power Private Equity||Nov 30, 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)|
|Germany||Fidelio KA Infrastructure Debt Fund Europe 1||Fundraising||248.57|
|North Haven Infrastructure Partners III||In planning|
|NN European Sustainable Infrastructure Debt fund||Fundraising|
|UK (United Kingdom)||Wind Renewables Income Fund (WRIF)||Investment|
|Germany, Ireland||Temporis Aurora Limited Partnership||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.