Lekela has announced that it has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) for its 250 MW wind farm project in the Gulf of Suez.
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Sempra Energy has announced that it has entered into an agreement to complete the sale of its U.S. renewables business by selling its remaining wind operating and development assets to American Electric Power (AEP) for US$551 million in cash, subject to closing adjustments and working capital.
Drax Group has announced that the bioenergy carbon capture and storage (BECCS) pilot project at Drax Power Station in north-east England has started capturing carbon dioxide.
ExxonMobil and Qatar Petroleum have announced a final investment decision to proceed with development of the Golden Pass LNG export project located in Sabine Pass, Texas.
Enel, through its Brazilian renewable energy subsidiary Enel Green Power Brasil Participações Ltda. (EGPB), has started construction of the 716 MW Lagoa dos Ventos wind farm, located in the municipalities of Lagoa do Barro do Piauí, Queimada Nova and Dom Inocêncio, in Brazil’s northeastern state of Piauí.
Centrica plc has announced that it has entered into a long-term contract to trade and balance 76.7% of the electricity generated from the 950 MW Moray East offshore wind farm.
Northern Indiana Public Service Company LLC (NIPSCO) has announced that it has signed development agreements for three wind projects in Indiana, a state located in the Midwestern region of the USA, with a combined installed capacity of 800 MW.
General Electric (GE) and Sumitomo Corporation have signed a 25-year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with the Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (SEWA) to develop, build and operate a 1.8 GW combined cycle power plant located in Hamriyah.
The Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) successfully completed financial close in December 2018, securing EUR3.9 billion (US$4.44 billion) - the largest project finance agreed for a European infrastructure project in 2018.
IPPToday #345: NBT and Total Eren raise US$175 million for largest renewable energy project in Ukraine
NBT AS and Total Eren SA have signed definitive financing agreements for the first phase of a 250 MW wind project located in the Kherson region of Ukraine, signifying the first internationally financed large-scale wind farm in Ukraine.
Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) has announced the financial close of a bridge loan facility contracted by Ivoire Hydro Energy (IHE) for the construction of the 44 MW Singrobo-Ahouaty hydropower project in Côte d’Ivoire.
Eneco, Boralex, Van Oord and Diamond Generating Europe Limited (DGE), a fully owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation, have announced that they are joining forces to submit a bid to develop a 500 MW offshore wind farm off the coast of Dunkirk, north-west France.
Parkwind and ESB have announced that they are partnering to develop new offshore wind farms in the Republic of Ireland.
Google has announced that it has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) for 413 MW solar power to be generated by several new photovoltaic power plants in the region, comprising 1.6 million solar panels.
Scout Clean Energy has announced the closing of construction financing and tax equity commitments for the 300 MW Ranchero wind project, located in Crockett County, Texas, southern USA.
NTR has announced that its Renewable Energy Income Fund II has acquired a portfolio of just over 200 MW of operational and pre-construction onshore wind projects in Sweden and Finland.
Horizon Nuclear Power has announced that it will suspend its UK nuclear development programme, following a decision taken by its parent company Hitachi, Ltd.
Edify Energy has announced that it has arranged more than AUD450 million (US$316.9 million) to finance the 333 MWDC (275 MWAC) Darlington Point Solar Farm, set to be the largest solar power station in Australia, in partnership with Octopus Investments.
The consortium consisting of EDF Renewables and Masdar (Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company PJSC) has announced that it has won the tender for the Dumat Al Jandal wind farm. With an installed capacity of 400 MW, it will be Saudi Arabia’s first wind farm and the largest in the Middle East.
Greenalia S.A. has announced that it has formalised a project financing agreement for the Eolo Project, which involves the development of eight wind farms totaling up to 185 MW in Galicia, a region of north-west Spain.