- IPPToday #329: 400 MW offshore wind farm in the UK refinanced for US$1.6 billion
- 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
- IPPToday #325: Financial close for 487 MW offshore wind project in Belgium UPDATED
- IPPToday #324: AfDB approves financing for US$800 million CSP project in South Africa
Hawaiian Electric Companies has announced that it is now in contract negotiations with seven developers regarding major solar-plus-storage projects to be located on three Hawaiian islands, representing the largest infusion of renewable energy in state history.
|Date modification||Project||Country||Value ($MM)||Current Stage|
|Dec 17, 2018||POET biorefining ethanol plant project in Marion||USA (United States of America)||Private development|
|Dec 17, 2018||9 MW solar project Fremantle city||Australia||Project in planning|
|Dec 17, 2018||72.6 MW Weaver wind project in Hancock County||USA (United States of America)||Private development|
|Dec 17, 2018||6 MW solar project in Huntley Community School District 158||USA (United States of America)||PPA awarded|
|Dec 17, 2018||50 MW wind project in Arizona||USA (United States of America)||PPA signed|
|Dec 17, 2018||5 MW solar project in Port Pirie||Australia||5.74||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)|
|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.