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Energy Finance & Investment News in USA (United States of America)

Arconic sells 210-MW Yadkin hydropower project

Arconic sells 210-MW Yadkin hydropower project

🕔Mar 23, 2017

Arconic has announced its receipt of a portion of the proceeds from the sale of the Yadkin Hydroelectric Project to Cube Hydro Carolinas by Alcoa Power Generating Inc., a subsidiary of Alcoa Corporation.

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Salka, Castlelake sign purchase and sale agreement for California wind farm

Salka, Castlelake sign purchase and sale agreement for California wind farm

🕔Mar 23, 2017

Salka LLC has announced the execution of a purchase and sale agreement for an in-development wind farm in the east San Francisco Bay Area called the Summit Wind Project.

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Iberdrola wins bid to build offshore wind farm in North Carolina

Iberdrola wins bid to build offshore wind farm in North Carolina

🕔Mar 21, 2017

U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management’s (BOEM) declared Avangrid Renewables, a subsidiary of Iberdrola, as the preliminary winner of the auction for 122,405 acres off the coast of Kitty Hawk, N.C., for development as an offshore wind energy facility.

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3i launches North American infrastructure platform

3i launches North American infrastructure platform

🕔Mar 21, 2017

3i announced the launch of its North American infrastructure business. Establishing a local team in the US will position 3i to access attractive infrastructure investment opportunities throughout North America.

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Sunnova Secures $80 Million of Tax Equity Commitments

Sunnova Secures $80 Million of Tax Equity Commitments

🕔Mar 20, 2017

Sunnova Energy Corporation, a residential solar service provider in the U.S., has announced it has obtained US$80 million in tax equity funding commitments from U.S. Bancorp Community Development Corporation (USBCDC) which will enable the development of new residential solar projects with a total value of more than US$200 million.

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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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Sofinnova Industrial Biotech I raises €106m

Sofinnova Industrial Biotech I raises €106m

🕔Mar 15, 2017

Sofinnova Partners, a Paris, France-based venture capital firm specialized in life sciences, held the first closing of its latest fund, Sofinnova Industrial Biotech I (Sofinnova IB I), at €106 million (US$112,7 million).

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Brookfield Renewable to Invest in 3,600 MW Global Renewable Power Portfolio

Brookfield Renewable to Invest in 3,600 MW Global Renewable Power Portfolio

🕔Mar 8, 2017

TerraForm Power, Inc., an owner and operator of clean energy power plants, and Brookfield Asset Management Inc., a global alternative asset manager, have announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Brookfield will assume the role of TerraForm Power’s sponsor and Brookfield will become the controlling shareholder.

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AES, AIMCo to buy sPower for US$1.58 billion

AES, AIMCo to buy sPower for US$1.58 billion

🕔Mar 1, 2017

The AES Corporation and Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo), on behalf of certain of its clients, have agreed to acquire FTP Power LLC (sPower), the largest independent owner, operator and developer of utility scale solar assets in the United States, from Fir Tree Partners and its minority owners, for US$853 million in cash, plus the assumption of US$724 million in non-recourse debt.

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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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Allianz Global Investors refinance Balko Wind project

Allianz Global Investors refinance Balko Wind project

🕔Feb 20, 2017

Allianz Global Investors has made an investment on behalf of its clients into the Balko Wind project, a 300 MW installed capacity wind farm located in Beaver County, Oklahoma (US).

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D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments announces the acquisition of Fusion Solar Center

D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments announces the acquisition of Fusion Solar Center

🕔Feb 14, 2017

D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments, L.L.C. (DESRI), in partnership with Bright Plain Renewable Energy (BPRE), has announced the acquisition of the Fusion Solar Center project from Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic.

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Duke Energy completes 200-MW wind park in Oklahoma

Duke Energy completes 200-MW wind park in Oklahoma

🕔Feb 10, 2017

Duke Energy Renewables has completed its large-scale wind power plant in Oklahoma (USA), the 200 MW Frontier Windpower Project.

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EIV Capital Closes $450 Million Midstream Energy Private Equity Fund

EIV Capital Closes $450 Million Midstream Energy Private Equity Fund

🕔Feb 7, 2017

EIV Capital, an energy-focused private equity firm, has announced the final closing of its third fund, EIV Capital Fund III, LP and its affiliates, at its hard cap of US$450 million, surpassing its original US$350 million target.

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Blackrock acquires First Reserve Energy Infrastructure Funds

Blackrock acquires First Reserve Energy Infrastructure Funds

🕔Feb 2, 2017

BlackRock has entered into an agreement to acquire First Reserve Energy Infrastructure Funds (FREIF), the equity infrastructure franchise of First Reserve.

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Global Infrastructure Partners raises $15.8 billion for latest fund

Global Infrastructure Partners raises $15.8 billion for latest fund

🕔Jan 31, 2017

Global Infrastructure Partners have raised a total of US$15.8 billion for its GIP III fund, which is the firm's largest infrastructure fund.

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Northleaf closes second infra fund at hard cap

Northleaf closes second infra fund at hard cap

🕔Jan 27, 2017

Northleaf Capital Partners has announced that it has held the final closing for its second OECD-focused pooled infrastructure fund, Northleaf Infrastructure Capital Partners II (NICP II), at its US$950 million hard cap.

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Financial close reached for $1.584 Billion Energy Center in Dover, New York

Financial close reached for $1.584 Billion Energy Center in Dover, New York

🕔Jan 26, 2017

Cricket Valley Energy Center, LLC, has announced the successful financial close for the construction of the US$1.584 billion Cricket Valley Energy Center, a fully-permitted approximately 1,100-MW combined-cycle natural gas electric generating facility located in Dover, New York.

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FirstEnergy to sell natural gas and hydro assets to LS Power Equity Partners

FirstEnergy to sell natural gas and hydro assets to LS Power Equity Partners

🕔Jan 25, 2017

FirstEnergy Corp. has announced it has entered into an agreement to sell four competitive natural gas generating plants in Pennsylvania and its competitive portion of a Virginia hydroelectric power station to a subsidiary of LS Power Equity Partners III, LP, of New York.

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J-POWER acquires equity stake in Tenaska Power Plant Project in Pennsylvania

J-POWER acquires equity stake in Tenaska Power Plant Project in Pennsylvania

🕔Jan 24, 2017

J-POWER Westmoreland, LLC, a subsidiary of J-POWER USA Investment Co., Ltd., has secured an equity stake from Tenaska in the Tenaska Westmoreland Generating Station, a 925 MW natural gas-fueled power plant project near Pittsburgh.

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