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Climate Investor One fund achieves third close at US$535 million

Climate Investor One fund achieves third close at US$535 million

🕔Jun 21, 2018

Climate Fund Managers has announced the third close of Climate Investor One (CIO), one of the world’s largest renewable energy development and financing initiatives for developing country investments, at US$535 million.  The fund manager has raised an additional circa US$75 million since the second close.

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Largest PV project in the Netherlands reaches financial close

Largest PV project in the Netherlands reaches financial close

🕔Jun 4, 2018

German developer ib vogt and HSH Nordbank have successfully closed a EUR41 million (US$47.88 million) debt facility for a solar photovoltaic power plant, the 54.5 MWp Solarpark Scaldia, located in the municipalities of Borsele and Vlissingen in Zeeland, the Netherlands.

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IPPToday #217: TenneT issues US$1.5 billion green bonds to support European transmission projects

IPPToday #217: TenneT issues US$1.5 billion green bonds to support European transmission projects

🕔May 23, 2018

TenneT Holding B.V., a European electricity transmission system operator (TSO), has announced the successful launch and pricing of a green bond issue of EUR1.25 billion (US$1.47 billion). The proceeds will support a portfolio of offshore and onshore transmission projects in the Netherlands and Germany.

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Financial close for 21 MW wind project in the Netherlands

Financial close for 21 MW wind project in the Netherlands

🕔May 3, 2018

Eurus Energy Group, based in Japan, and YARD ENERGY Group, a Dutch wind developer, have achieved financial close for the construction of Windpark Spui, a 21 MW wind farm located in the municipality of Korendijk in South Holland, the Netherlands.

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IPPToday #178: Vattenfall wins 750 MW in Netherlands' offshore wind tender

IPPToday #178: Vattenfall wins 750 MW in Netherlands' offshore wind tender

🕔Mar 21, 2018

Vattenfall has announced that it has been awarded the permit for the Hollandse Kust Zuid offshore wind farm. To be located 22.2km off the west coast of the Netherlands, spanning a 356 km2 site, the wind farm will have a total capacity of 700-750 MW and produce renewable electricity for between 1 and 1.5 million homes.

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ING commits EUR100 million to Sustainable Investments fund

ING commits EUR100 million to Sustainable Investments fund

🕔Jan 22, 2018

Dutch multinational banking and financial services firm ING has launched a Sustainable Investments fund, committing EUR100 million of capital to support sustainable ’scale-ups’ with a proven concept and a positive environmental impact. The OECD definition of a scale-up is a company with an average annualized return of at least 20% in the past 3 years with at least 10 employees in the beginning of the period.

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IPPToday #132: First zero-subsidy offshore wind tender held in the Netherlands

IPPToday #132: First zero-subsidy offshore wind tender held in the Netherlands

🕔Jan 11, 2018

The Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy has held the country's first zero-subsidy offshore wind tender. The tender, described as a huge breakthrough by the Minister of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy, concerned sites I and II of the Hollandse Kust (Zuid) off-shore wind farm. It closed on 21 December 2017.

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Vattenfall to supply 1.5 TWh of electricity to AkzoNobel

Vattenfall to supply 1.5 TWh of electricity to AkzoNobel

🕔Jan 2, 2018

Vattenfall has announced that it has agreed to will supply 1.5 TWh of electricity annually to AkzoNobel in the Netherlands. The new agreement concerns AkzoNobel’s chemical production sites in Delfzijl, Hengelo and Rotterdam.

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Saba Electric Company launches tender for power plant and battery storage system on Saba island

Saba Electric Company launches tender for power plant and battery storage system on Saba island

🕔Nov 30, 2017

Saba Electric Company N.V. (SEC) has launched a tender for a solar power plant of at least 1 MW and battery storage of at least 1.5 MWh on the Dutch Caribbean island of Saba. This will be Saba's second solar power plant. 

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IPPToday #104: EIB approves financing for 740-MW Borssele III and IV wind projects in Netherlands

IPPToday #104: EIB approves financing for 740-MW Borssele III and IV wind projects in Netherlands

🕔Nov 22, 2017

The consortium Blauwwind II C.V., comprising ShellEnecoVan Oord, and Diamond Generating Europe, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi has secured project financing from the  European Investment Bank (EIB) for the up to 740 MW Borssele 3&4 offshore wind farm in the Dutch part of the North Sea.

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DIF Core Infrastructure Fund I achieves final close

DIF Core Infrastructure Fund I achieves final close

🕔Nov 16, 2017

DIF has announced the final close of DIF Core Infrastructure Fund I at the hard cap of € 450 million (US$ 527,83 million)

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IPPToday #91: Vattenfall to invest €200 M to repower and expand Wieringermeer onshore wind farm

IPPToday #91: Vattenfall to invest €200 M to repower and expand Wieringermeer onshore wind farm

🕔Nov 3, 2017

Vattenfall has decided to invest more than €200 million (US$233 million) to repower and expand its Wieringermeer onshore windfarm in the Netherlands, the largest wind investment to date for Vattenfall in the Netherlands.

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Borssele wind innovation tender scheduled for January

Borssele wind innovation tender scheduled for January

🕔Sep 26, 2017

According to the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (NEA), the Dutch government has announced plans to launch a tender process for Borssele Wind Farm Site V in January.

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DIF sells €125-million renewable portfolio to Pension fund ABP

DIF sells €125-million renewable portfolio to Pension fund ABP

🕔Jul 27, 2017

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EIB provides €300 M credit facility to Alliander NV

EIB provides €300 M credit facility to Alliander NV

🕔Jul 27, 2017

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CFM achieves first close on EM-focused renewables fund

CFM achieves first close on EM-focused renewables fund

🕔Jul 7, 2017

Climate Fund Managers (CFM) has announced the first close of Climate Investor One (CIO), at US$412 million.

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IPPToday #12: EIB mulls loan for Borssele III and IV wind projects

IPPToday #12: EIB mulls loan for Borssele III and IV wind projects

🕔Jul 7, 2017

A development consortium led by Shell is seeking European Investment Bank funding for the up to 740 MW Borssele 3&4 offshore wind farm in the Netherlands.

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600 MW Gemini offshore wind farm fully completed

600 MW Gemini offshore wind farm fully completed

🕔May 4, 2017

Northland Power Inc. has confirmed that the 600 MW Gemini offshore wind farm achieved full completion on April 28, 2017. The project was completed ahead of schedule and under its total budget of €2.8 billion (US$3.06 million).

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Friesland Council approves investment for offshore development

Friesland Council approves investment for offshore development

🕔Apr 25, 2017

Friesland's Council has approved the proposed €127 million (US$138 million) investment in the 320 MW Windpark Fryslân, an offshore wind farm of the Dutch Province of Friesland.

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Greenko raises US$155 million in Equity funding

Greenko raises US$155 million in Equity funding

🕔Apr 11, 2017

Greenko Energy Holdings (Greenko), an Indian renewable energy company, has announced the signing of definitive agreements for a primary equity raising of US$155 million from an affiliate of GIC and an entity that is ultimately wholly-owned by the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA).

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