Foresight Group LLP has announced the completion of the acquisition of an operational portfolio of two large scale Anaerobic Digestion (AD) plants and seven composting assets for an undisclosed sum. The sites are located across East Anglia and the East Midlands regions of the UK.
Capstone Infrastructure Corporation has announced that it has acquired the remaining interests in Glen Dhu Wind Energy Limited Partnership and Fitzpatrick Mountain Wind Energy Inc., and closed a new corporate credit facility.
Canadian Solar has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, CSI New Energy Holding Co., Ltd. has completed the sale of three solar power plants in China to Shenzhen Energy Nanjing Holding Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Shenzhen Energy Group Co., Ltd. The plants have a total capacity of 44.3 MWp.
Blue Elephant Energy AG (BEE) has acquired a 50% stake in a 20 MW wind farm in Italy from European Energy, through its affiliate BEEGO IPP GmbH. BEE now own 100% of the project.
Brookfield Business Partners L.P, together with institutional partners, has announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of Westinghouse Electric Company, a leading global provider of infrastructure services to the power generation industry, from Toshiba Corporation.
Orange Renewable, a unit of AT Capital Group, is in talks to sell part of its portfolio to Hero Future Energies.
Eolus has signed an agreement with Aquila Capital regarding the sale of the wind farms Kråktorpet and Nylandsbergen, which collectively comprise 61 wind turbines with a combined installed capacity of 232 MW. The wind farms are located in Sundsvall, in the north-east of Sweden.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has announced that it is providing a senior loan of up to US$100 million to a special purpose vehicle, fully owned by Entek Elektrik Uretimi A.S., for the acquisition of the operating rights for two hydropower plants: Menzelet (124 MW capacity) and Kılavuzlu (54 MW). The rights will be acquired from the Privatization Administration of Turkey.
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB), a professional investment management organization, and Votorantim Energia, the energy subsidiary of Brazil’s Votorantim Group, announced that they have signed agreements to form a new joint venture focusing on investments and developments in the Brazilian power generation sector.
BASF and LetterOne have signed a letter of intent to merge their respective oil and gas businesses in a joint venture, which would operate under the name Wintershall DEA.
Allianz Capital Partners (ACP), Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA) and Valtion Eläkerahasto (VER) have signed an agreement to acquire Elenia Oy, Finland’s second largest power distribution system operator and Elenia Lämpö Oy, Finland’s ninth largest district heating network.
ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund II, which is owned by I Squared Capital, an infrastructure private equity firm based in New York, is acquiring the Latin American and Caribbean businesses of Inkia Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of IC Power Ltd., for US$1.2 billion.
Lightsource and BP have announced that they have agreed to form a strategic partnership. Lightsource, Europe’s largest solar development company, will be rebranded as Lightsource BP.
Ardian, announced it has signed an agreement for the sale of a €1 billion portfolio of assets after a competitive auction. The Investors involved are APG and AXA, both existing shareholders of the portfolio since 2006. Ardian will remain the asset manager and advisor of the portfolio.
Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners, a global investment manager specializing in lower carbon and renewable energy infrastructure, has acquired an 84 MW gas-fired power project portfolio located across four sites in England and Wales.
Alps Energy RE Fund, which is managed by Serenissima SGR, has acquired Idroemilia Srl, owner of four hydropower assets in Italy with a total capacity of around 7.5 MW.
Taaleri Group is has signed an agreement with Cibuk Wind Holding regarding the acquisition of a minority interest in the under-construction Cibuk 1 wind farm, the largest wind project in Serbia to date.
Enel, through its US renewables company Enel Green Power North America, Inc, has signed a cash equity agreement with investment fund Gulf Pacific Power, LLC, whereby the Group will sell to the fund 80% of the “Class A” shares in EGPNA’s subsidiary Rocky Caney Wind, LLC, the owner of the 200 MW Caney River wind farm in Kansas and 150 MW Rocky Ridge wind farm in Oklahoma.
Marguerite has announced the sale of a portfolio of renewable and concession-based assets by the Marguerite Fund to Pantheon.
Fortum has today signed an agreement to acquire three solar power companies from Hevel Group, Russia's largest integrated solar power company. The transaction is expected to be closed by the end of 2017. The parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price.