- IPPToday #286: New Jersey Board approves USA's largest offshore wind tender to date
- IPPToday #285: SSE proposes US$2.2 billion investment in Irish offshore wind
- IPPToday #284: MoU signed for 2 GW expansion of coal-fired power station in Indonesia
- IPPToday #283: EBRD to finance 327 MW renewable projects in Turkey
- IPPToday #282: Australian state awards long-term contracts for 928 MW capacity in first renewable energy auction
- IPPToday #281: EPM to sell US$1 billion assets to fund 2.4 GW hydropower project
The Dominican Republic's Minister of Energy and Mines has announced that it is changing the way that renewable projects are developed in the country. Instead of awarding PPAs to projects proposed by developers, the Ministry will tender concession contracts for projects that it has designed.
|Date modification||Project||Country||Value ($MM)||Current Stage|
|Sep 20, 2018||42 MW Alibunar wind farm||Serbia||86.88||Project in operation|
|Sep 20, 2018||306 MW Mesa la Paz wind park in Tamaulipas||Mexico||Technology Provider Selected|
|Sep 20, 2018||14.4 MW wind project in North Pickenham||UK (United Kingdom)||Project in operation|
|Sep 20, 2018||100 MW Tidong hydropower project in Himachal Pradesh||India||Project in construction|
|Sep 19, 2018||98 MW Breckinridge wind project in Garfield County||USA (United States of America)||Project in operation|
|Sep 19, 2018||90 MW Cottonwood wind project in Webster County||USA (United States of America)||Project in operation|
News and Projects by Country
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Elia System Operator, a transmission system operator (TSO) in Belgium, has announced the successful launch of a EUR300 million (US$350.6 million) 10-year senior bond and EUR700 million (US$818.1 million) perpetual hybrid bond to finance the acquisition of a 20% stake in Eurogrid International SCRL.
|Modification date||Transaction||Country||Transaction value (US$MM)|
|Sep 20, 2018||Statkraft acquires the 100 MW Tidong hydropower project in India||India|
|Sep 20, 2018||Foresight Group acquires 14.4 MW wind project in Germany from Enertrag||UK (United Kingdom)|
|Sep 19, 2018||Partners Group acquires 226 MW Murra Warra I wind farm from RES and Macquarie Capital||Australia||144.06|
|Sep 19, 2018||NextEra Energy Partners, BlackRock to acquire 1388 MW renewable energy asset from NextEra Energy Resources||USA (United States of America)||2,243.00|
|Sep 19, 2018||Invenergy sells stakes in 392 MW wind projects to Boralex||Canada|
People & Companies News
On 15 May 2018, the annual general meeting (AGM) of shareholders in Statoil ASA approved the board of directors’ proposal to change the company name to Equinor ASA. From 16 May 2018 (inclusive), the company’s shares have been trading on Oslo Børs under the new ticker “EQNR”.
|Japan||Tokyo||Research Associate, Equity Research, Commodities and Energy sectors||Sep 14, 2018|
|Saudi Arabia||Dhahran||Downstream Market & Strategy Analyst||Sep 14, 2018|
|Italy||Milan||Energy Risk Specialist||Sep 14, 2018|
|USA (United States of America)||New York||LatAm Energy Principal Investments, Associate||Sep 14, 2018|
|Switzerland||Zürich||Analyst / PM Private Equity – Direct Investments Energy Infrastructure||Sep 4, 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||CR Institutional Infrastructure Multi-Asset Fund II||Fundraising|
|BNY Mellon Australian Infrastructure Yield Fund||In planning|
|Daiwa GI Green Fund LLC||Fundraising|
|France, Luxembourg||Amundi Energy Transition||Fundraising|
|Wind 1 Fund||Fundraising|
Corporate Finance News
Macquarie Capital Launches Green Investment Group in North America; Completes Two Green Energy Investments
Green Investment Group (GIG) launches in North America, establishing GIG as a global renewable energy investment platform.