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Germany's first onshore wind tender awards 807 MW

Germany's first onshore wind tender awards 807 MW

🕔May 24, 2017

The Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagetur) has announced that it has accepted a total of 70 successful bids for the development of onshore wind energy projects totalling 807 MW.

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EnBW speeds up offshore wind project

EnBW speeds up offshore wind project

🕔May 16, 2017

EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG has given the green light for the 112 MW EnBW Albatros offshore wind farm and  has approved the final decisions taken regarding construction and investment.

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Trianel Borkum II offshore wind farm achieves the financial closure

Trianel Borkum II offshore wind farm achieves the financial closure

🕔May 15, 2017

The Trianel Windpark Borkum II (TWBII) offshore wind farm project in the German North Sea has achieved financial close.

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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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Nord Stream 2 secures financing with five European companies

Nord Stream 2 secures financing with five European companies

🕔Apr 28, 2017

The Nord Stream 2 project, being pursued by Gazprom, has taken another important step towards its implementation, responding to the need of the European Union for additional gas imports and thereby improving security of supplies to Europe.

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Germany launches 200 MW solar auction

Germany launches 200 MW solar auction

🕔Apr 24, 2017

Germany's Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagetur) is launching a new 200 MW solar tender with a bid submission deadline of June 1.

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EnBW wins 900-MW offshore wind farm in Germany

EnBW wins 900-MW offshore wind farm in Germany

🕔Apr 18, 2017

EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG has been successful against a field of renowned bidders in the first offshore auction in Germany with the acceptance of its bid for the 900-MW He Dreiht wind farm.

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Refinancing of Butendiek Offshore Wind Farm announced

Refinancing of Butendiek Offshore Wind Farm announced

🕔Mar 14, 2017

Joint owners wpd, Marguerite Fund, Siemens Financial Services, Industriens Pension, Pensionskassernes Administration (PKA), Caisse des Dépôts, ewz (Elektrizitätswerk der Stadt Zürich) have announced the successful conclusion of the refinancing for the Butendiek offshore wind farm.

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ERG acquires six wind farms in Germany

ERG acquires six wind farms in Germany

🕔Mar 9, 2017

ERG, through its subsidiary ERG Power Generation S.p.A., has acquired from DIF RE Erneuerbare Energien 1 GmbH and DIF RE Erneuerbare Energien 3 GmbH, a 100% equity interest in six wind farms in Germany.

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Northland Power to acquire 252 MW German Offshore Wind Farm

Northland Power to acquire 252 MW German Offshore Wind Farm

🕔Mar 6, 2017

Northland Power Inc. and Highland Group Holdings Ltd. , through a wholly owned subsidiary, have signed a definitive agreement whereby Northland will acquire 100% of Deutsche Bucht, a 252 MW offshore wind project currently in advanced development.

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Enbridge Partners with EnBW on 497-MW German Offshore Wind Project

Enbridge Partners with EnBW on 497-MW German Offshore Wind Project

🕔Mar 1, 2017

Enbridge Inc. has announced it has acquired an effective 50 percent ownership in the 497 MW Hohe See offshore wind project from EnBW, a German utility, who will retain the remaining interest.

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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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Vattenfall invests  €325 million into a new gas-fired combined heat and power plant in Berlin

Vattenfall invests €325 million into a new gas-fired combined heat and power plant in Berlin

🕔Feb 13, 2017

Vattenfall has taken the final investment decision for the the realization of a modern Combined Heat and Power plant in the Berlin district of Marzahn-Hellersdorf (Germany).

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Germany tenders 1.55 GW offshore wind projects

Germany tenders 1.55 GW offshore wind projects

🕔Feb 6, 2017

Germany Federal Network Agency has announced its first tender for offshore wind, targeting 1,550 MW of capacity to be put in operation after 31 December 2020.

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Planning permission issued for Gode Wind 3 offshore project and sale agreed

Planning permission issued for Gode Wind 3 offshore project and sale agreed

🕔Jan 20, 2017

The German Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency  issued in the planning permission for the Gode Wind 3 project.

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CEE acquires German wind farm from juwi

CEE acquires German wind farm from juwi

🕔Jan 19, 2017

The Hamburg-based CEE Group continues to expand its wind portfolio and is acquiring the Gollenberg wind farm currently under construction in Rheinland-Pfalz.

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Vattenfall sells two German waste to energy power plants

Vattenfall sells two German waste to energy power plants

🕔Jan 3, 2017

Vattenfall has launched the process to sell two German waste to energy power plants, Lauta and Rüdersdorf to STEAG.

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AfDB approves US$50 million investment for Facility for Energy Inclusion (FEI) fund

AfDB approves US$50 million investment for Facility for Energy Inclusion (FEI) fund

🕔Dec 23, 2016

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has announced it has approved a financing package of US$100 million, comprising US$50 million equity and US$50 million convertible senior loan, to seed the Facility for Energy Inclusion (FEI), a pan-African renewable energy debt fund.

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PNE WIND sells majority stake in wind farm portfolio

PNE WIND sells majority stake in wind farm portfolio

🕔Dec 20, 2016

PNE WIND has signed a contract representing the largest onshore wind farm sale in the company's history. The 142 MW wind farm portfolio has a total enterprise value exceeding €330 million (US$345 million).

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Trianel acquires 24 MW Thuringia wind park

Trianel acquires 24 MW Thuringia wind park

🕔Dec 13, 2016

Trianel GmbH has announced it has acquired the 24 MW Gebersreuth wind farm in Thuringia (Germany), from Fronteris GmbH.

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