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Denmark's IFU and pension funds launch US$650 million sustainable investment fund

Denmark's IFU and pension funds launch US$650 million sustainable investment fund

🕔Jun 12, 2018

The Investment Fund for Developing Countries (IFU), based in Denmark, has signed an agreement with six pension funds - PKA, PensionDanmark, PFA, ATP, JØP/DIP and PenSam - to establish the Danish SDG Investment Fund, which will contribute to meeting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in developing countries and promote the sale of Danish expertise and technology.

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Copenhagen Infrastructure III holds final close at EUR3.5 billion

Copenhagen Infrastructure III holds final close at EUR3.5 billion

🕔Apr 12, 2018

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners’ (CIP) has announced that its newest fund, Copenhagen Infrastructure III (CI III), held a final close on 23 March 2018 at the EUR3.5 billion (US$4.31 billion) hard cap exceeding the EUR3.0 billion (US$3.7 billion) target fund size.

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Danish CIP's 3rd energy fund secures EUR2.8 billion in commitments

Danish CIP's 3rd energy fund secures EUR2.8 billion in commitments

🕔Dec 29, 2017

After nine months of fundraising, Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners’ (CIP) new fund, Copenhagen Infrastructure III (CI III), has had its sixth close on December 27, 2017 with total commitments reaching EUR2.8 billion (US$3.32 billion).

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HSH Nordbank provides financing for Danish wind farm project

HSH Nordbank provides financing for Danish wind farm project

🕔Oct 5, 2017

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PFA invests in Africa Infrastructure Fund

PFA invests in Africa Infrastructure Fund

🕔Oct 4, 2017

PFA Pension has committed US$100 million to the  The Africa Infrastructure Fund, thus totaling the commitments from A.P. Moller Holding and the other anchor investors PKA, Pension Denmark and Lægernes Pension (The Medical Doctor’s Pension Fund) to US$650 million.

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DONG Energy to change its name to Ørsted

DONG Energy to change its name to Ørsted

🕔Oct 3, 2017

​Following DONG Energy's profound strategic transformation from black to green energy and the recent divestment of the upstream oil and gas production, the company has decided to change its name to Ørsted.

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Better Energy secures loan from the Danish Green Investment Fund to build third largest solar park in Denmark

Better Energy secures loan from the Danish Green Investment Fund to build third largest solar park in Denmark

🕔Sep 12, 2017

With funding from Danish Green Investment Fund, Better Energy is constructing a 63-hectare solar park in Nees, West Jutland, Denmark.

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Aquila Capital acquires 25 MW wind farm in Denmark

Aquila Capital acquires 25 MW wind farm in Denmark

🕔Aug 30, 2017

Aquila Capital has acquired a wind energy project in Denmark near Kappel on Lolland with an installed capacity of over 25 MW. Seller of the windpark is European Energy AS.

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AP Moller and Danish pensions launch Africa fund

AP Moller and Danish pensions launch Africa fund

🕔Aug 17, 2017

A.P. Moller Holding has together with PKA, PensionDanmark and Lægernes Pension launched a new infrastructure fund with a focus on Africa.

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CIP achieves third close for fund III

CIP achieves third close for fund III

🕔Jul 18, 2017

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners’ new fund Copenhagen Infrastructure III has reached its third close with total commitments reaching €1.9 billion (US$2.2 billion), after only 4 months of fundraising.

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Denmark's Anaes Power Station can phase out coal

Denmark's Anaes Power Station can phase out coal

🕔Jul 17, 2017

With a new 20-year agreement recently concluded between Novo Nordisk, Novozymes, Kalundborg Forsyning and DONG Energy, a sustainable alternative has been found to Denmark's largest coal-fired power station unit, enabling a complete phase-out of coal in a DKK 1.2 billion ($180 million) development.

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IPPToday #13: DONG Energy and Vattenfall secure investments in the Horns Rev 2 and Horns Rev 3 wind farms

IPPToday #13: DONG Energy and Vattenfall secure investments in the Horns Rev 2 and Horns Rev 3 wind farms

🕔Jul 10, 2017

DONG Energy and Vattenfall have initiated a common project to ensure the emergency power supply for DONG Energy's wind farm, Horns Rev 2, and Vattenfall's upcoming wind farm Horns Rev 3.

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DONG Energy to divest its upstream oil and gas business

DONG Energy to divest its upstream oil and gas business

🕔May 25, 2017

DONG Energy has agreed to divest the entire share capital of DONG E&P A/S to INEOS for an unconditional payment of US$1,050 million on a cash and debt free basis, a contingent payment of US$150 million related to the Fredericia stabilisation plant and a contingent payment of up to US$100 million subject to the development of the Rosebank field.

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European Energy sells 64 MW of wind farms in Denmark, Italy and Germany

European Energy sells 64 MW of wind farms in Denmark, Italy and Germany

🕔May 9, 2017

European Energy A/S has signed agreements for the sale of four wind farms in Denmark, Italy and Germany totalling around 64 MW of capacity.

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HSH Nordbank finances 37.9 MWp Vandel 2 solar project in Denmark

HSH Nordbank finances 37.9 MWp Vandel 2 solar project in Denmark

🕔May 5, 2017

HSH Nordbank, a German financial services provider, has announced it will finance part of the construction of a 37.9 MW PV plant in Vandel/Billund, in the Danish southern province of Jütland.

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General Electric closes €1.5B takeover of LM Wind

General Electric closes €1.5B takeover of LM Wind

🕔May 4, 2017

GE has announced that it has completed the acquisition of LM Wind Power, a Denmark-based technology developer and manufacturer of rotor blades to the wind industry. The completion of the transaction follows regulatory approval in the European Union, the United States, China, and Brazil.

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World's first offshore wind park is retiring

World's first offshore wind park is retiring

🕔Mar 20, 2017

Vindeby Offshore Wind Farm, consisting of 11 offshore wind turbines, was connected to the grid in 1991. After more than 25 years of service, DONG Energy, owner and operator of the wind farm, has now decided to decommission the farm.

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Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners initiates fundraising process for third fund

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners initiates fundraising process for third fund

🕔Mar 20, 2017

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) has initiated the fundraising process for its new fund, Copenhagen Infrastructure III, which will now be open for investor subscription.

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EQT Infrastructure III closes at €4.0 billion

EQT Infrastructure III closes at €4.0 billion

🕔Feb 27, 2017

EQT has announced that its third fund for infrastructure investments, EQT Infrastructure III, has been closed at the hard cap of €4 billion (US$4.2 million).

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Infranode closes second investment round for infrastructure fund

Infranode closes second investment round for infrastructure fund

🕔Feb 20, 2017

Infranode has announced the closing of its second investment round. The Infranode I investment platform raises SEK1.9 billion (US$213 million) dedicated to essential infrastructure investments in the Nordics.

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